auto racing

XFINITY

Zippo 200 Results

At Watkins Glen International

Watkins Glen, N.Y.

Lap length: 2.45 miles

(Start position in parentheses)

 1. (2) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 82 laps.

 2. (1) Joey Logano, Ford, 82.

 3. (5) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 82.

 4. (7) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 82.

 5. (4) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 82.

 6. (10) Kevin Harvick, Ford, 82.

 7. (11) Ty Dillon, Chevrolet, 82.

 8. (6) Erik Jones, Toyota, 82.

 9. (16) Brendan Gaughan, Chevrolet, 82.

10. (15) William Byron, Chevrolet, 82.

11. (8) Daniel Hemric, Chevrolet, 82.

12. (9) Cole Custer, Ford, 82.

13. (19) Matt Tifft, Toyota, 82.

14. (18) Brandon Jones, Chevrolet, 82.

15. (12) Ryan Reed, Ford, 82.

16. (27) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, 82.

17. (13) Brennan Poole, Chevrolet, 82.

18. (20) Elliott Sadler, Chevrolet, 81.

19. (29) Ross Chastain, Chevrolet, 81.

20. (23) Dylan Lupton, Toyota, 81.

21. (26) Dakoda Armstrong, Toyota, 81.

22. (14) Blake Koch, Chevrolet, 81.

23. (36) Harrison Rhodes, Chevrolet, 81.

24. (33) Garrett Smithley, Chevrolet, 81.

25. (17) Casey Mears, Ford, 80.

26. (38) Devin Jones, Chevrolet, 80.

27. (24) Ryan Sieg, Chevrolet, 80.

28. (28) Josh Bilicki, Chevrolet, 79.

29. (40) Joey Gase, Chevrolet, 79.

30. (37) David Starr, Chevrolet, 79.

31. (35) Enrique Baca, Toyota, 78.

32. (22) Spencer Gallagher, Chevrolet, 67.

33. (34) Brian Henderson, Chevrolet, 59.

34. (32) Cody Ware, Dodge, 52.

35. (21) Jeremy Clements, Chevrolet, 36.

36. (39) Stephen Young, Chevrolet, 33.

37. (30) Timmy Hill, Dodge, 27.

38. (31) Jeff Green, Chevrolet, 26.

39. (25) JJ Yeley, Toyota, 16.

40. (3) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 12.

Race Statistaics

Average speed of winner: 92.569 mph.

Time of race: 2:10:13.

Margin of victory: 1.049 Seconds.

Caution flags: 5 for 15 laps.

Lead changes: 8 among 5 drivers.

Lap leaders: K. Busch 1-16; B. Keselowski 17-20; D. Hemric 21-24; P. Menard 25-46; B. Keselowski 47-48; K. Busch 49-53; B. Gaughan 54-60; K. Busch 61-82.

BASEBALL

TWINS MINOR LEAGUE REPORT

ROCHESTER RED WINGS (CLASS AAA)

Syracuse (Nationals) 9, Rochester 4

Rochester201 010 000 — 4 11 4

Syracuse500 200 20x — 9 14 1

W: Kelley (1-1, 12.27). L: Hurlbut (8-6, 3.78). HR: Rochester, Garver (16). Highlights: David Hurlbut allowed seven runs, six earned, on nine hits over three innings as Syracuse defeated the Red Wings (64-49). Mitch Garver went 3-for-5 with a solo homer and two runs scored and Kennys Vargas went 2-for-4 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored.

CHATTANOOGA LOOKOUTS (CLASS AA)

Jackson (D'backs) 14, Chattanooga 3

Jackson000 010 472 — 14 16 2

Chattanooga000 200 001 — 3 5 2

W: McCullough (2-0, 1.88). L: Fernandez (3-2, 4.23). HR: Jackson, Westbrook (6). Highlights: Kohl Stewart struck out five over six innings and allowed just one run on five hits, but the Lookouts (73-39) bullpen allowed 13 runs on 11 hits and six walks in a loss to Jackson.

FORT MYERS MIRACLE (CLASS A)

Fort Myers 10, Jupiter (Marlins) 1

Jupiter001 000 003 — 4 13 0

Fort Myers004 051 00x — 10 10 0

W: McIver (4-2, 2.20). L: Poteet (3-4, 3.70). HR: Fort Myers, Rooker (3). Highlights: Brent Rooker hit a grand slam in the fifth inning and Jaylin Davis finished 3-for-4 with an RBI and three runs scored to lead the Miracle (59-51) past Jupiter. Rooker, who hit .282 at Elizabethton to start his Twins career earlier this year, is hitting just .197 in 19 games with Fort Myers.

CEDAR RAPIDS KERNELS (CLASS A)

Wisconsin (Brewers) 6, Cedar Rapids 2

Cedar Rapids000 020 000 — 2 5 2

Wisconsin010 010 31x — 6 11 1

W: Diplan (3-8, 6.72). L: Cordy (1-4, 3.58). HR: Cedar Rapids, Gore (1); Wisconsin, Carroll (1). Highlights: Jordan Gore hit a two-run homer in the fifth but the Kernels (57-55) managed just four other hits in their loss to Wisconsin.

ELIZABETHTON TWINS (ROOKIE)

Burlington (Royals) 4, Elizabethton 3

Burlington001 000 201 — 4 6 0

Elizabethton010 001 100 — 3 9 0

W: Snider (3-0, 2.21). L: Martinez (4-1, 2.78). Sv: Zuber (4). HR: Burlington, Cash (2). Highlights: Akil Baddoo went 3-for-5 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored but the Twins (27-16) bullpen gave up three late runs in a loss to Burlington.

GULF COAST LEAGUE TWINS (ROOKIE)

GCL Twins 12, GCL Red Sox 4

GCL Red Sox000 103 000 — 4 9 1

GCL Twins520 320 00x — 12 10 1

W: Leach (1-0, 3.38). L: Mosqueda (0-4, 6.75). Sv: Molina (1). HR: Arias (3). Highlights: Jean Carlos Arias, the 19-year-old center fielder whom the Twins signed as a 16-year-old out of the Dominican Republic, went 3-for-3 with a two-run homer, a double and four runs scored to pace the Twins rout of the Red Sox. Alex Robles, hitting fifth, finished 2-for-2 with two RBI and two runs scored. Arias, hitting .330 on the season, is seventh in the Gulf Coast League in hitting, while Robles, at .342, is fourth.

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION

NORTH W L Pct. GB

Winnipeg 42 30 .583 —

Fargo-Moorhead 40 29 .571 ½

Saints 38 33 .535 3½

Sioux Falls 32 39 .451 9½

CENTRAL W L Pct. GB

Lincoln 45 25 .643 —

Kansas City 41 29 .586 4

Gary 40 32 .556 6

Sioux City 35 37 .486 11

SOUTH W L Pct. GB

Wichita 44 27 .620 —

Cleburne 30 43 .411 15

Texas 28 43 .394 16

Salina 12 59 .169 32

RESULTS SATURDAY

Saints 12, Fargo-Moorhead 2

Lincoln 6, Kansas City 3

Salina 2, Cleburne 0

Texas 6, Sioux Falls 3

Wichita 5, Sioux City 1

Winnipeg 6, Gary 5, 10 inn.

GAMES SUNDAY

Fargo-Moorhead at Saints, 5:05 pm

Kansas City at Lincoln, 2:05 pm

Winnipeg at Gary Southshore, 2:10 pm

Texas at Sioux Falls, 4:05 pm

Salina at Cleburne, 5:05 pm

Wichita at Sioux City, 6:05 pm

SAINTS LINESCORE

Fargo-Moorhead 000 020 000 — 2 5 3

Saints 040 710 00x — 12 18 2

• Solomon, Pacillo (4), Goldsmith (7) and Valerio; Waite, Malm (6) and Lubach. W: Waite (4-3). L: Solomon (4-3). S: Malm (1). T: 3:05. A: 8,602.

NORTHWOODS LEAGUE

NORTH W L Pct GB

Eau Claire 19 10 .655 —

Willmar 18 10 .643 ½

Mankato 18 11 .621 1

Duluth 14 15 .483 5

*St. Cloud 14 15 .483 5

La Crosse 14 16 .467 5½

Bismarck 12 16 .429 6½

Thunder Bay 12 16 .429 6½

Rochester 10 16 .385 7½

Waterloo 11 18 .379 8

SOUTH W L Pct GB

Rockford 20 9 .690 —

*Wis. Rapids 19 9 .679 ½

Battle Creek 18 10 .643 1½

Lakeshore 16 13 .552 3

Fond du Lac 15 13 .536 4½

Madison 15 15 .500 5½

Kalamazoo 12 17 .414 8

Kenosha 11 18 .379 9

Green Bay 9 19 .321 10½

Wisconsin 9 21 .300 11½

Note: *-won first-half title

RESULTS SATURDAY

Battle Creek 3, Fond du Lac 1

Eau Claire 9, Thunder Bay 2

Kalamazoo 4, Wisconsin 1

Madison 9, Lakeshore 4

Mankato 3, La Crosse 1

Rockford 10, Green Bay 1

St. Cloud 5, Waterloo 0

Wis. Rapids 2, Kenosha 1

Duluth at Willmar, late

Rochester at Bismarck, ppd.

GAMES SUNDAY

Fond du Lac at Battle Creek, 2:05 pm

Wisconsin at Kalamazoo, 3:05 pm

Waterloo at St. Cloud, 4:05 pm

Green Bay at Rockford, 4:05 pm

Kenosha at Wis. Rapids, 4:05 pm

Rochester at Bismarck, 5:05 pm

Madison at Lakeshore, 5:05 pm

Thunder Bay at Eau Claire, 5:05 pm

Duluth at Willmar, 6:05 pm

La Crosse at Mankato, 6:05 pm

AMATEUR

REGION 12C PLAYOFFS

Buffalo 4, Hutchinson 1

Howard Lake 5, Delano 4

Maple Lake 12, Howard Lake 8

BASKETBALL

WNBA

WESTERN W L Pct GB

x-Lynx 20 2 .909 —

Los Angeles 18 6 .750 3

Phoenix 13 11 .542 8

Dallas 12 14 .462 10

Seattle 10 15 .400 11½

San Antonio 6 21 .222 16½

EASTERN W L Pct GB

Connecticut 15 9 .625 —

Washington 14 10 .583 1

New York 12 12 .500 3

Atlanta 10 15 .400 5½

Chicago 10 16 .385 6

Indiana 8 17 .320 7½

Note: x-clinched playoff spot.

RESULTS SATURDAY

Chicago 91, Atlanta 86

San Antonio 87, Seattle 80, OT

games sunday

Lynx at Indiana, 5 pm

Phoenix at Washington, 2 pm

Los Angeles at Dallas, 2:30 pm

FOOTBALL

nfl PRESEASON

Game Wednesday

Houston at Carolina, 5:30 pm

Games Thursday

Vikings at Buffalo, 6 pm

Atlanta at Miami, 6 pm

Washington at Baltimore, 5:30 pm

Jacksonville at New England, 5:30 pm

Denver at Chicago, 7 pm

New Orleans at Cleveland, 7 pm

Philadelphia at Green Bay, 7 pm

GAMES FRIDAY

Pittsburgh at N.Y. Giants, 6 pm

Tampa Bay at Cincinnati, 5:30 pm

San Francisco at Kansas City, 8 pm

GAMES NEXT SATURDAY

Tennessee at N.Y. Jets, 5:30 pm

Dallas at Los Angeles, 8 pm

Oakland at Arizona, 9 pm

GAMES NEXT SUNDAY

Detroit at Indianapolis, 12:30 pm

Seattle at Los Angeles, 7 pm

SOCCER

MLS

WESTERN W L T Pts GF GA

Sporting K.C. 9 4 9 36 28 17

FC Dallas 9 5 7 34 33 26

Seattle 9 7 7 34 36 31

Houston 9 7 7 34 39 32

San Jose 9 9 5 32 26 35

Portland 8 8 7 31 39 38

Vancouver 9 8 4 31 32 31

Real Salt Lake 7 12 5 26 30 44

Los Angeles 6 10 5 23 31 37

Loons 6 13 4 22 29 49

Colorado 6 12 3 21 22 31

EASTERN W L T Pts GF GA

Toronto FC 12 3 8 44 42 23

Chicago 12 5 5 41 44 25

New York City FC 11 7 4 37 40 31

New York 11 8 2 35 32 26

Atlanta United FC 10 7 4 34 41 28

Columbus 10 12 2 32 34 39

Orlando City 8 9 6 30 24 33

Philadelphia 8 10 5 29 32 28

Montreal 7 8 6 27 32 37

New England 7 10 5 26 37 38

D.C. United 5 14 4 19 19 43

Note: Three points for victory, one point for tie.

RESULTS SATURDAY

Seattle 4, Loons 0

Chicago 4, New England 1

Colorado 2, Vancouver 2

Houston 0, Real Salt Lake 0

Montreal 2, Orlando City 1

Philadelphia 3, FC Dallas 1

San Jose 2, Columbus 1

Toronto FC 1, D.C. United 1

GAMES SUNDAY

Los Angeles at Portland, 3 pm

New York at New York City FC, 5 pm

Atlanta United FC at Sporting K.C., 7 pm

Tennis

pro • men

CITI OPEN

Semifinals • Washington, D.C.

• Kevin Anderson (15) def.

Jack Sock (8), 6-3, 6-4.

• Alexander Zverev (5) def.

Kei Nishikori (2), 6-3, 6-4.

Generali Open

Championship • Kitzbuehel, Austria

• Philipp Kohlschreiber def.

Joao Sousa, 6-3, 6-4.

Abierto Mexicano de Tenis Micel

Semifinals • At Los Cabos, Mexico

• Thanasi Kokkinakis def.

Tomas Berdych (1), 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4.

• Sam Querrey (2) def.

Damir Dzumhur, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4.

pro • women

BANK OF THE WEST CLASSIC

Semifinals • Stanford, Calif.

• CoCo Vandeweghe (6) def.

CiCi Bellis (8), 6-3, 6-1.

• Madison Keys (3) def.

Garbine Muguruza (1), 6-3, 6-2.

CITI OPEN

Semifinals • Washington, D.C.

• Ekaterina Makarova (7) def.

Oceane Dodin (5), 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.

• Julia Goerges (4) def.

Andrea Petkovic, 5-7, 6-4, 7-5.

Transactions

BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

MLB: Suspended Oakland OF Matt Joyce two games for directing a gay slur toward a fan at the Los Angeles Angels game on Aug. 4.

American League

Boston: Activated RHP Joe Kelly from the 10-day DL. Optioned RHP Austin Maddox to Pawtucket (IL).

Seattle: Placed RHP Felix Hernandez on the 10-day, retroactive to Aug. 2. Recalled LHP Marco Gonzalez from Tacoma (PCL).

Texas: Acquired International slot compensation from Baltimore for INF Brallan Perez.

National League

Atlanta: Called up LHP Max Fried from Gwinnett (IL). Optioned RHP Jason Hursh to Gwinnett. Recalled INF Jace Peterson from Gwinnett.

Colorado: Recalled RHPs Shane Carle and Carlos Estevez from Albuquerque (PCL). Placed LHP Kyle Freeland on the 10-day DL. Optioned RHP Scott Oberg to Albuquerque. Reinstated RHP Chad Bettis from the 60-day DL and optioned him to Albuquerque.

Pittsburgh: Acquired INF-OF Sean Rodriguez from Atlanta for INF Connor Joe. Claimed RHP George Kontos off waivers from San Francisco.

San Francisco: Placed 1B Brandon Belt on the seven-day concussion list. Recalled 3B Pablo Sandoval from Sacramento (PCL). Reinstated RHP Chris Stratton from the 10-day DL.

American Association

Cleburne: Signed RHP Jordan Chudacoff.

Gary Southshore: Released RHP Dustin Angiel.

Sioux City: Signed RHP Justin Vernia. Released RHP Gavin Pittore.

Can-Am League

Quebec: Released RHP Jaspreet Shergill.

Trois-Rivieres: Signed C Chris Torres.

Frontier League

Evansville: Signed RHP Trevor Walsh to a contract extension. Signed LHP Colton Freeman, 1B Luke Lowery, and RHP Andrew Utterback. Released RHP Hasten Freeman and RHP Jake McCoy.

Florence: Released LHP Jonny Reid.

Joliet: Signed RHP Niko Uhreck. Released LHP Gibson Russ.

Lake Erie: Signed RHP Eli Dickens. Released RHP Andrew Utterback.

Normal: Signed RHP Thomas Wolgemuth. Released LHP Sixto Torres and RHP Julio Vivas.

River City: Signed RHP Matt Dallas and OF Kevin Suarez. Released RHP Nate Hoffman and OF Josh Merrigan.

Southern Illinois: Acquired RHP Robby Rowland from Lincoln (AA) for a player to be named. Released RHP Damon Proctor.

Traverse City: Signed RHP Benny Collesano, INF Clint Hardy and RHP Dominic Reed. Released UTL Brook ClarkINF Zach Files, and RHPs Jon Escobar, Ben Hoffman and Joe Mello.

Washington: Acquired LHP Jake Eaton from Salina (AA) for a player to be named.

Windy City: Sold the contract of RHP Scott Kuzminsky to Seattle (AL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

Vikings: Signed DT Linval Joseph to a contract extension.

Arizona: Signed LBs Josh Bynes and Terence Waugh. Waived WR Larry Clark. Waived-injured LB Gabe Martin.

Cleveland: Signed WR Rasheed Bailey and TE Nate Iese. Waived-injured DL Jamal Marcus and WR James Wright.

Green Bay: Signed TE Emanuel Byrd. Placed CB Herb Waters on injured reserve.

Houston: Signed WR Marcus Leak.

Indianapolis: Signed TE Steven Wroblewski. Waived-injured TE Mo Alie-Cox.

Miami: Waived OT Terry Poole. Signed G Isame Faciane.

San Francisco: Signed LB Jayson DiManche to a one-year contract.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

Detroit: Agreed to terms with C Michael Rasmussen on a three-year entry-level contract.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

MLS: Fined LA Galaxy M Romain Alessandrini an undisclosed amount for simulation/embellishment during a July 29 match against Seattle.

WINTER SPORTS

USA Curling

USAC: Named Al Hackner to the coaching staff for the upcoming season.

COLLEGE

Delaware: Named Kateri Linville women's assistant lacrosse coach.

TODAY'S LINE

MLB

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG

SUNDAY

American League

TWINS -139/+129 Texas

CLEVELAND -116/+106 New York

BALTIMORE -129/+119 Detroit

BOSTON -210/+190 Chicago

HOUSTON -110/+100 Toronto

KANSAS CITY -116/+106 Seattle

LOS ANGELES -133/+123 Oakland

National League

St. Louis -123/+113 CINCINNATI

Los Angeles -168/+158 NEW YORK

PITTSBURGH -173/+161 San Diego

ATLANTA -119/+109 Miami

CHICAGO -190/+175 Washington

COLORADO -110/+100 Philadelphia

SAN FRANCISCO -119/+109 Arizona

Interleague

TAMPA BAY -125/+115 Milwaukee

NFL PRESEASON

FAVORITE LINE (O/U) UNDERDOG

wednesday

CAROLINA 3 (36½) Houston

THURSDAY

BUFFALO pick (37) Vikings

MIAMI pick (36½) Atlanta

BALTIMORE 1 (37½) Washington

NEW ENGLAND 5 (40½) Jacksonville

CHICAGO pick (36) Denver

GREEN BAY 2 (39½) Philadelphia

CLEVELAND pick (38½) New Orleans

FRIDAY

NY GIANTS 2½ 38 Pittsburgh

CINCINNATI 2 (37½) Tampa Bay

KANSAS CITY 4 (37) San Francisco

Note: Home teams are in CAPS.