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MAJOR LEAGUES Chicago White Sox at Twins, 7:10 p.m. (FSN/WMOZ-FM 106.9/KDAL-AM 610)

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

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


PGA RBC Canadian Open (CBS/Golf)


American Legion Minnesota Division I District 8 Tournament Tuesday’s Play-In Result Proctor 11, West Duluth 4

Today’s Games Game 1 — No. 9 Proctor vs. No. 1 Nisswa, at Hermantown, noon

Game 2 — No. 5 Hibbing vs. No. 4 Cloquet, at Ordean, 10 a.m.

Game 3 — No. 3 Grand Rapids at No. 6 Hermantown, 3:30 p.m.

Game 4 — No. 7 Virginia at No. 2 Duluth Lakeview, 1 p.m.

Game 5 — Game 1 loser vs. Game 2 loser, at Ordean, 5 p.m.

Game 6 — Game 3 loser vs. Game 4 loser, at Hermantown, 7 p.m.

American Legion Minnesota Division II District 8 Tournament Tuesday’s Results Game 1 — Two Harbors 9, Deer River 2

Game 2 — International Falls 5, Moose Lake 0 (The Falls’ Ben Humbert tossed a one-hitter with 15 strikeouts)

Game 3 — Milaca 3, Taconite 2

Game 4 — Ely 7, Esko 6

Friday’s Games Game 5 — Deer River vs. Esko, at Ely, 10 a.m.

Game 6 — International Falls vs. Milaca, at Ely, 12:15 p.m.

Game 7 — Moose Lake vs. Taconite, at Soudan, 1 p.m.

Game 8 — Two Harbors vs. Ely, at Ely, 2:30 p.m.

Game 9 — Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 loser, at Soudan, 4 p.m.

Game 10 — Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 loser, at Ely, 4:45 p.m.

Game 11 — Game 6 winner vs. Game 8 winner, at Ely, 7 p.m.


WNBA Eastern Conference

 WLPctGBAtlanta157.682—Indiana1113.4585.0Washington1113.4585.0Connecticut1015.4006.5Chicago914.3916.5New York813.3816.5

Western Conference

 WLPctGBPhoenix193.864—Minnesota186.7502.0San Antonio1212.5008.0Los Angeles1012.4559.0Seattle916.36011.5Tulsa816.33312.0

Wednesday’s Results Washington 89, Connecticut 75

New York at Los Angeles, night

Today’s Games New York at Seattle, 9 p.m.

Phoenix at Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m.

Friday’s Games Tulsa at Washington, 6 p.m.

Chicago at Atlanta, 6:30 p.m.

San Antonio at Minnesota, 7 p.m.


Tour de France Standings after Stage 17 on Wednesday 1. Vincenzo Nibali (Italy / Astana) 76:41:28

2. Alejandro Valverde (Spain / Movistar) +5:26

3. Thibaut Pinot (France / +6:00

4. Jean-Christophe Peraud (France / AG2R) +6:08

5. Romain Bardet (France / AG2R) +7:34

6. Tejay van Garderen (U.S. / BMC Racing) +10:19

7. Bauke Mollema (Netherlands / Belkin) +11:59

8. Laurens ten Dam (Netherlands / Belkin) +12:16

9. Leopold Koenig (Czech Republic / NetApp) +12:40

10. Pierre Rolland (France / Europcar) +13:15

11. Haimar Zubeldia (Spain / Trek) +14:26

12. Jurgen Van den Broeck (Belgium / Lotto) +16:08

13. Fraenk Schleck (Luxembourg / Trek) +18:03

14. Yury Trofimov (Russia / Katusha) +28:00

15. Richie Porte (Australia / Team Sky) +31:00

16. Steven Kruijswijk (Netherlands / Belkin)

17. Brice Feillu (France / Bretagne) +32:14

18. Chris Horner (U.S. / Lampre) +34:48

19. Mikel Nieve (Spain / Team Sky) +36:09

20. Michal Kwiatkowski (Poland / Omega Pharma - Quick-Step) +36:41

21. John Gadret (France / Movistar) +37:01

22. Geraint Thomas (Britain / Team Sky) +37:25

23. Tanel Kangert (Estonia / Astana) +47:04

24. Ben Gastauer (Luxembourg / AG2R) +48:12

25. Jan Bakelants (Belgium / Omega Pharma - Quick-Step) +49:54

26. Cyril Gautier (France / Europcar) +50:35

27. Peter Velits (Slovakia / BMC Racing) +53:48

28. Michael Rogers (Australia / Tinkoff - Saxo) +58:22

29. Tony Gallopin (France / Lotto) +1:03:47

30. Tom Dumoulin (Netherlands / Giant) +1:16:28


Nemadji Women’s Invitational At Nemadji Golf Course Wednesday’s Open Division Results Par 72 Maggie Lattery, 72; Norma O’Leary, 73; Deb Showalter, 79; Tricia Glanville, 83; Pat Kelly, 87; Jen Walter, 95.


Upper Midwest High School Elite League (in the fall) Team North Roster Wyatt Aamodt, Hermantown; Jordan Fralich, Duluth Marshall; Alex Spencer, Duluth East; Parker Revering, Alexandria; Lane Krenzen, Duluth Marshall; Nick Thompson, Duluth Denfeld; Dixon Bowen, East Grand Forks; Nick Altmann, Duluth East; Alex Adams, Grand Rapids; Ash Altmann, Duluth East; Cameron McClure, Duluth Denfeld; Mitchell Mattson, Grand Rapids; Brian Bunten, Duluth East; Cole Koepke, Hermantown; Grant Loven, East Grand Forks; Nate Pionk, Hermantown; Jonah Bischoff, Grand Rapids; Tanner Tweten, East Grand Forks; Koby Bender, Cloquet; Gunnar Howg, Duluth East; Lucas Murray, Virginia/Mountain Iron-Buhl; Gabe Heifort, Bemidji.


Baseball American League Cleveland Indians - Optioned LHP T.J. House to Columbus (IL). Recalled 2B Jose Ramirez from Columbus (IL).

Kansas City Royals - Assigned LHP Antonio Cruz to the Kansas City Royals.

New York Yankees - Designated RHP Bruce Billings for assignment. Placed 3B Kelly Johnson on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of RHP Chris Leroux from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

Seattle Mariners - Optioned RHP Erasmo Ramirez to Tacoma (PCL). Recalled RHP Taijuan Walker from Tacoma (PCL).

Toronto Blue Jays - Outrighted RHP Sergio Santos to Buffalo (IL).

National League Chicago Cubs - Optioned 3B Mike Olt to Iowa (PCL). Recalled LHP Tsuyoshi Wada from Iowa (PCL).

Philadelphia Phillies - Activated C Carlos Ruiz from the 15-day DL. Designated RHP Jeff Manship for assignment. Optioned C Cameron Rupp to Lehigh Valley (IL). Recalled RHP Phillippe Aumont from Lehigh Valley (IL).

St. Louis Cardinals - Activated LHP Kevin Siegrist from the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Nick Greenwood to Memphis (PCL).

Washington Nationals - Placed 3B Ryan Zimmerman on the 15-day DL. Recalled SS Zach Walters from Syracuse (IL).

Football National Football League Arizona Cardinals - Waived WR Kelsey Pope.

Atlanta Falcons - Signed LB Pat Angerer and WR Jeremy Ebert.

Carolina Panthers - Cut LB Billy Boyko. Signed C Kevin Matthews. Waived C Jared Wheeler.

Cleveland Browns - Acquired T Abasi Salimu off waivers from the St. Louis Rams. Waived WR Royce Adams, LB Brandon Magee, and WR Conner Vernon.

Dallas Cowboys - Waived G Jarrod Pughsley.

Denver Broncos - Announced owner Pat Bowlen will be stepping down due to health issues. Announced president Joe Ellis will assume control of the organization. Signed K Mitch Ewald.

Green Bay Packers - Signed LB Korey Jones. Waived LB Shaun Lewis. Houston Texans - Cut DE Tim Jackson and RB Brad Smelley.

Jacksonville Jaguars - Waived RB Beau Blankenship.

Minnesota Vikings - Waived DE Spencer Nealy. New England Patriots - Waived WR Tyler McDonald.

New York Jets - Waived DB Lowell Rose.

San Diego Chargers - Waived LB Jonas Mouton.

St. Louis Rams - Cut LB Caleb McSurdy, WR Diontae Spencer, and LB Tavarius Wilson.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Cut DB D.J. Moore.

Basketball NBA Brooklyn Nets - Signed G Markel Brown and F Cory Jefferson.

Charlotte Hornets - Signed G Brian Roberts.

Los Angeles Lakers - Signed F Ed Davis.

Hockey NHL Buffalo Sabres - Signed D Andre Benoit to a one-year, $800,000 contract.

Colorado Avalanche - Agreed to terms with C Ryan O’Reilly on a two-year, $12 million contract.

New Jersey Devils - Signed D Brandon Burlon to a two-year, two-way contract extension.

New York Rangers - Signed LW Mats Zuccarello to a one-year, $3.5 million contract. Signed LW Chris Kreider to a two-year contract.

Vancouver Canucks - Re-signed RW Darren Archibald and LW Brandon DeFazio.

Winnipeg Jets - Signed D Ben Chiarot to a one-year, two-way contract.