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MAJOR LEAGUES Twins at Los Angeles Angels, 2:35 p.m. (FSN/WMOZ-FM 106.9/KDAL-AM 610)

Colorado at Brewers, 7:10 p.m. (FSN-Wis./WNXR-FM 107.3)

NORTHWOODS LEAGUE Waterloo at Huskies, 6:35 p.m.


PGA AT&T National, 2-5 p.m. (Golf Channel)


COLLEGE WORLD SERIES At Omaha, Neb. Finals Best-of-3 Tuesday’s Result Virginia 7, Vanderbilt 2

Wednesday’s Result Vanderbilt 3, Virginia 2 (Vanderbilt wins 2-1)

AMERICAN LEGION Lakeview Classic Friday’s Games Red Division At Ordean Field, Duluth Lakeview vs. Hermantown, 7:30 a.m.

Hermantown vs. Ashland, 10 a.m.

Thunder Bay Wolves vs. Maple Grove, 12:30 p.m.

Ashland vs. Thunder Bay Wolves, 3 p.m.

Lakeview vs. Maple Grove 5:30 p.m.

Green Division At Mettner Field, Cloquet Cloquet vs. Fridley, 10 a.m.

Wayzata vs. Cambridge, 12:30 p.m.

Cambridge vs. Fridley, 3 p.m.

Cloquet vs. Wayzata, 5:30 p.m.

Blue Division At Superior Superior vs. West Duluth, 10 a.m.

Lino Lakes vs. Thunder Bay Selects, 12:30 p.m.

Thunder Bay Selects vs. West Duluth, 3 p.m.

Superior vs. Lino Lakes, 5:30 p.m.

Saturday’s Games Red Division At Ordean Field, Duluth Lakeview vs. Ashland, 7:30 a.m.

Hermantown vs. Maple Grove, 10 a.m.

Lakeview vs. Thunder Bay Wolves, 12:30 p.m.

Quarterfinal, 5 p.m.

Green Division At Mettner Field, Cloquet Cloquet vs. Cambridge, 10 a.m.

Fridley vs. Wayzata, 12:30 p.m.

Quarterfinal, 5 p.m.

Blue Division At Superior Superior vs. Thunder Bay Selects, 10 a.m.

West Duluth vs. Lino Lakes, 12:30 p.m.

Quarterfinal, 5 p.m.

Wade Stadium Quarterfinal, 5 p.m.


NBA NBA Draft Barclays Center, N.Y. 6:30 p.m. today Order of first-round picks: 1. Cleveland Cavaliers; 2. Milwaukee Bucks; 3. Philadelphia 76ers; 4. Orlando Magic; 5. Utah Jazz; 6. Boston Celtics; 7. Los Angeles Lakers; 8. Sacramento Kings; 9. Charlotte Hornets (from Detroit); 10. Philadelphia 76ers (from New Orleans); 11. Denver Nuggets; 12. Orlando Magic (from New York via Denver); 13. Minnesota Timberwolves; 14. Phoenix Suns; 15. Atlanta Hawks; 16. Chicago Bulls (from Charlotte); 17. Boston Celtics (from Brooklyn); 18. Phoenix Suns (from Washington); 19. Chicago Bulls; 20. Toronto Raptors; 21. Oklahoma City Thunder (from Dallas via Houston and Lakers); 22. Memphis Grizzlies; 23. Utah Jazz (from Golden State); 24. Charlotte Hornets (from Portland); 25. Houston Rockets; 26. Miami Heat; 27. Phoenix Suns (from Indiana); 28. Los Angeles Clippers; 29. Oklahoma City Thunder; 30. San Antonio Spurs




Group B


Group C

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Tuesday’s Results Colombia 4, Japan 1

Greece 2, Ivory Coast 1

Group D

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Tuesday’s Results Uruguay 1, Italy 0

Costa Rica 0, England 0

Group E


Wednesday’s Results Switzerland 3, Honduras 0

France 0, Ecuador 0

Group F


Wednesday’s Results Argentina 3, Nigeria 2

Bosnia-Herzegovina 3, Iran 1

Group G


Today’s Games USA vs. Germany, at Recife, 11 a.m.

Portugal vs. Ghana, at Brasilia, 11 a.m.

Group H

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Today’s Games Belgium vs. South Korea, at Sao Paulo, 3 p.m.

Russia vs. Algeria, at Curitiba, 3 p.m.

x-qualified for round of 16


Wimbledon Wednesday’s Results London, England Men’s Singles Second Round Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, def. Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, 6-4, 6-3, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (5).

Andy Murray (3), United Kingdom, def. Blaz Rola, Slovenia, 6-1, 6-1, 6-0.

Tomas Berdych (6), Czech Republic, def. Bernard Tomic, Australia, 4-6, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3), 6-1.

Andrey Kuznetsov, Russia, def. David Ferrer (7), Spain, 6-7 (5), 6-0, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.

Grigor Dimitrov (11), Bulgaria, def. Luke Saville, Australia, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4.

Sergiy Stakhovsky, Ukraine, def. Ernests Gulbis (12), Latvia, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (5).

Sam Querrey, United States, tied Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (14), France, 6-4, 6-7 (2), 7-6 (4), 3-6, 9-9, suspended.

Fabio Fognini (16), Italy, def. Tim Puetz, Germany, 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (6), 6-3.

Jimmy Wang, Taiwan, def. Mikhail Youzhny (17), Russia, 7-6 (1), 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3.

Kevin Anderson (20), South Africa, def. Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, 7-6 (0), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4.

Alexandr Dolgopolov (21), Ukraine, def. Benjamin Becker, Germany, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (0), 6-3, 6-4.

Marin Cilic (26), Croatia, def. Andreas Haider-Maurer, Austria, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-4.

Roberto Bautista-Agut (27), Spain, def. Jan Hernych, Czech Republic, 7-5, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2.

Leonardo Mayer, Argentina, def. Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-1, 6-4.

Gilles Simon, France, def. Robin Haase, Netherlands, 7-6 (1), 6-4, 6-4.

Jeremy Chardy, France, def. Marinko Matosevic, Australia, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (7), 7-6 (9), 4-6, 7-5.

Women’s Singles First Round Zarina Diyas, Kazakhstan, def. Kristina Mladenovic, France, 7-6 (4), 6-4.

Vera Zvonareva, Russia, def. Tara Moore, United Kingdom, 6-4, 6-7 (3), 9-7.

Second Round Na Li (2), China, def. Yvonne Meusburger, Austria, 6-2, 6-2.

Agnieszka Radwanska (4), Poland, def. Casey Dellacqua, Australia, 6-4, 6-0.

Petra Kvitova (6), Czech Republic, def. Mona Barthel, Germany, 6-2, 6-0.

Bojana Jovanovski, Serbia, def. Victoria Azarenka (8), Belarus, 6-3, 3-6, 7-5.

Dominika Cibulkova (10), Slovakia, def. Alison Van Uytvanck, Belgium, 3-6, 6-3, 8-6.

Lauren Davis, United States, def. Flavia Pennetta (12), Italy, 6-4, 7-6 (4).

Caroline Wozniacki (16), Denmark, def. Naomi Broady, United Kingdom, 6-3, 6-2.

Ekaterina Makarova (22), Russia, def. Misaki Doi, Japan, 7-5, 6-4.

Lucie Safarova (23), Czech Republic, def. Polona Hercog, Slovenia, 7-6 (7), 7-5.

Venus Williams (30), United States, def. Kurumi Nara, Japan, 7-6 (4), 6-1.

Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, Czech Republic, def. Elena Vesnina (32), Russia, 6-4, 6-2.

Michelle Larcher de Brito, Portugal, def. Jarmila Gajdosova, Slovakia, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3.

Caroline Garcia, France, def. Varvara Lepchenko, United States, 7-5, 6-3.

Tereza Smitkova, Czech Republic, def. Coco Vandeweghe, United States, 6-3, 7-6 (4).

Shuai Peng, China, def. Maria Kirilenko, Russia, 6-0, 6-3.

Ana Konjuh, Croatia, def. Yanina Wickmayer, Belgium, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2.


Baseball American League Boston Red Sox - Activated RHP Clay Buchholz from the 15-day DL. Designated LHP Chris Capuano for assignment.

Cleveland Indians - Optioned RHP Mark Lowe to Columbus (IL). Outrighted LHP Josh Outman to Columbus (IL). Recalled LHP Nick Hagadone from Columbus (IL).

Houston Astros - Optioned LF Robbie Grossman and RHP Asher Wojciechowski to Oklahoma (PCL). Recalled RF L.J. Hoes from Oklahoma (PCL).

Minnesota Twins - Optioned CF Aaron Hicks to New Britain (EL). Seattle Mariners - Optioned RHP Erasmo Ramirez to Tacoma (PCL). Recalled RHP Brandon Maurer from Tacoma (PCL).

Toronto Blue Jays - Designated SS Jonathan Diaz for assignment. Optioned LF Kevin Pillar to Buffalo (IL). Selected the contract of OF Bradley Glenn from Buffalo (IL).

National League Arizona Diamondbacks - Placed C Jordan Pacheco on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Zeke Spruill from Reno (PCL).

Atlanta Braves - Acquired RP Cody Fassold from the Kansas City Royals for cash. Optioned LHP Ryan Buchter to Gwinnett (IL). Recalled LHP Alex Wood from Gwinnett (IL).

Chicago Cubs - Outrighted C Eli Whiteside to Iowa (PCL). Signed C Mark Zagunis.

Colorado Rockies - Placed RHP Christian Bergman on the 60-day DL. Selected the contract of LHP Yohan Flande from Colorado Springs (PCL).

Los Angeles Dodgers - Designated LF Jamie Romak for assignment. Selected the contract of 1B Clint Robinson from Albuquerque (PCL).

Miami Marlins - Placed SS Adeiny Hechavarria on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 21. Recalled 2B Donovan Solano from New Orleans (PCL).

Milwaukee Brewers - Optioned RHP Mike Fiers to Nashville (PCL). Recalled RHP Alfredo Figaro from Nashville (PCL). New York Mets - Signed RHP Alex Durham and RHP Erik Manoah.

San Diego Padres - Signed 2B Nick Vilter.

San Francisco Giants - Placed CF Angel Pagan on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 15. Recalled 3B Adam Duvall from Fresno (PCL). Sent 2B Marco Scutaro on a rehab assignment to the AZL Giants.

St. Louis Cardinals - Designated SS Pete Kozma for assignment, optioned him to Memphis (PCL). Selected the contract of LHP Marco Gonzales from Springfield (TL). Transferred RHP Joe Kelly from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL.

Washington Nationals - Designated 1B Greg Dobbs for assignment. Optioned LF Jeff Kobernus to Syracuse (IL). Released RHP Christian Garcia. Selected the contract of RHP Taylor Hill from Syracuse (IL).

Football National Football League Atlanta Falcons - Cut WR Dominique Croom.

Baltimore Ravens - Waived LB Xavius Boyd.

San Diego Chargers - Signed CB Brandon Flowers to a one-year contract. Waived DB Brandon Jones.

Seattle Seahawks - Cut DT Andru Pulu. Signed WR Kevin Smith.

Basketball NBA Brooklyn Nets - Announced F Andrei Kirilenko exercised his player option for the 2014/15 season worth $3.3 million

Dallas Mavericks - Acquired C Tyson Chandler and G Raymond Felton from the New York Knicks for G Jose Calderon, G Shane Larkin, G Wayne Ellington, C Samuel Dalembert and two 2014 second-round draft picks

Denver Nuggets - Announced F Darrell Arthur exercised his player option for the 2014/15 season.

Sacramento Kings - Announced F Rudy Gay has exercised his player option for the 2014-15 season worth $19.3 million.

Hockey National Hockey League Carolina Hurricanes - Signed LW Chris Terry to a one-year, two-way contract.

Edmonton Oilers - Signed D Nikita Nikitin to a two-year, $9 million contract.

Los Angeles Kings - Signed D Matt Greene to a four-year contract extension. Signed RW Marian Gaborik to a seven year contract extension.

Pittsburgh Penguins - Named Mike Johnston head coach. Named Rick Tocchet assistant coach.

San Jose Sharks - Signed C Travis Oleksuk to a one-year, two-way contract.

Tampa Bay Lightning - Signed RW Ryan Callahan to a six-year, $34.8 million contract extension. Used their compliance buyout on LW Ryan Malone.