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MAJOR LEAGUES Twins at Chicago White Sox, 6:10 p.m. (FSN/WMOZ-FM 106.9/KDAL-AM 610)

Brewers at St. Louis, 6:15 p.m. (FSN-Wis./WNXR-FM 107.3)

NORTHWOODS LEAGUE Huskies at Alexandria, 7:05 p.m.


WNBA Lynx at Tulsa, 7 p.m.


PGA Bridgestone Invitational, at Akron, Ohio, 1 p.m. (KDLH Ch. 3)


NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 400 Lineup After qualifying; race Sunday Long Pond, Pennsylvania Lap length: 2.5 miles (Car number in parentheses) 1. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 183.438.

2. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 183.408.

3. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 182.7.

4. (41) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 182.66.

5. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 182.611.

6. (4) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 182.09.

7. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 182.02.

8. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 182.017.

9. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 181.741.

10. (10) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 181.646.

11. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 181.605.

12. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 181.28.

13. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 181.159.

14. (15) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 181.156.

15. (55) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 180.85.

16. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 180.716.

17. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 180.502.

18. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 180.274.

19. (78) Martin Truex Jr., Chevrolet, 180.133.

20. (47) A.J. Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 179.986.

21. (31) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 179.878.

22. (51) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 179.412.

23. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 179.304.

24. (13) Casey Mears, Chevrolet, 179.069.

25. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 179.169.

26. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 178.998.

27. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 178.916.

28. (43) Aric Almirola, Ford, 178.912.

29. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 178.862.

30. (38) David Gilliland, Ford, 178.049.

31. (98) Josh Wise, Chevrolet, 177.704.

32. (40) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 177.676.

33. (26) Cole Whitt, Toyota, 177.56.

34. (32) Travis Kvapil, Ford, 177.399.

35. (36) Reed Sorenson, Chevrolet, 177.354.

36. (23) Alex Bowman, Toyota, 176.502.

37. (83) Ryan Truex, Toyota, .

38. (7) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, .

39. (34) David Ragan, Ford, .

40. (37) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, .

41. (66) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, .

42. (33) Alex Kennedy, Chevrolet, .

43. (93) Johnny Sauter, Toyota, .


AMERICAN LEGION Minnesota State Tournament Division II At Luverne, Minn. Friday’s First-Round Results Plato 5, Dillworth 3

Foley 2, Osakis 1

St. James 1, International Falls 0

Luverne 5, La Crescent 2

Today’s Games Dilworth vs. Osakis, 9 a.m.

International Falls vs. La Crescent, 11:30 a.m.

Dilworth/Osakis winner vs. International Falls/La Crescent winner, 2 p.m.

Plato vs. Foley, 5 p.m.

St. James vs. Luverne winner, 7:30 p.m.


PGA Tour WGC - Bridgestone Invitational At Firestone Country Club Akron, OH Par: 70 Second Round Leaderboard

Sergio Garcia68-61-129(-11)Justin Rose65-67-132(-8)Marc Leishman64-69-133(-7)Rory McIlroy69-64-133(-7)Rickie Fowler67-67-134(-6)Charl Schwartzel65-69-134(-6)Keegan Bradley68-67-135(-5)Patrick Reed67-68-135(-5)Graham DeLaet67-69-136(-4)Hunter Mahan71-65-136(-4)

PGA Senior 3M Championship At TPC Twin Cities Blaine, MN First Round Leaderboard

Marco Dawson32-31-63(-9)Bernhard Langer33-31-64(-8)Jeff Maggert32-32-64(-8)Rocco Mediate33-31-64(-8)Vijay Singh31-33-64(-8)Kenny Perry35-30-65(-7)Doug Garwood31-35-66(-6)Mike Goodes32-34-66(-6)Gary Hallberg31-35-66(-6)Gene Sauers32-34-66(-6)TRANSACTIONS

Baseball American League Boston Red Sox - Activated 3B Will Middlebrooks from the 15-day DL. Designated 1B Mike Carp for assignment. Placed RF Shane Victorino on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 31. Recalled RHP Anthony Ranaudo, RF Mookie Betts, LHP Tom Layne, and RHP Alex Wilson from Pawtucket (IL).

Chicago White Sox - Sent RF Avisail Garcia and RHP Matt Lindstrom on a rehab assignment to Charlotte (IL).

Detroit Tigers - Activated LHP Patrick McCoy from the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Ian Krol to Toledo (IL). Selected the contract of RF Ezequiel Carrera from Toledo (IL). Sent LF Andy Dirks on a rehab assignment to West Michigan (MWL).

Houston Astros - Selected the contract of RHP Michael Foltynewicz from Oklahoma City (PCL).

Los Angeles Angels - Placed LHP Tyler Skaggs on the 15-day DL. Recalled LHP Michael Roth from Arkansas (TL). Sent CF Collin Cowgill on a rehab assignment to Salt Lake (PCL).

New York Yankees - Designated 2B Brian Roberts for assignment. Optioned LF Zoilo Almonte and 3B Zelous Wheeler to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

Oakland Athletics - Outrighted CF Kenny Wilson to Midland (TL). Released RHP Jim Johnson.

Seattle Mariners - Optioned RF James Jones and LF Stefen Romero to Tacoma (PCL).

Texas Rangers - Designated LHP Ryan Feierabend for assignment. Selected the contract of RHP Phil Klein from Round Rock (PCL). Sent C Geovany Soto on a rehab assignment to Round Rock (PCL).

Toronto Blue Jays - Sent LF Cole Gillespie and 3B Brett Lawrie on a rehab assignment to Dunedin (FSL).

National League Atlanta Braves - Designated CF Jordan Schafer for assignment. Optioned LHP Chasen Shreve to Gwinnett (IL).

Chicago Cubs - Placed LHP Felix Doubront on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 31. Recalled RHP Blake Parker from Iowa (PCL). Selected the contract of 1B Chris Valaika from Iowa (PCL).

Cincinnati Reds - Activated RF Jay Bruce from the bereavement list. Optioned RHP Curtis Partch to Louisville (IL).

Miami Marlins - Optioned 3B Ed Lucas and LHP Dan Jennings to New Orleans (PCL). Placed RHP Henderson Alvarez on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 30.

Philadelphia Phillies - Placed LHP Cliff Lee on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of LHP Cesar Jimenez from Lehigh Valley (IL).

San Diego Padres - Sent LHP Robbie Erlin and RHP Joe Wieland on a rehab assignment to San Antonio (TL).

San Francisco Giants - Designated LF Tyler Colvin for assignment. Selected the contract of SS Matt Duffy and RF Jarrett Parker from Richmond (EL). Sent CF Angel Pagan on a rehab assignment to AZL Giants (AZL).

St. Louis Cardinals - Optioned RHP Carlos Martinez to Memphis (PCL). Recalled RF Shane Robinson from Memphis (PCL).

Washington Nationals - Optioned RHP Aaron Barrett to Syracuse (IL).

Football National Football League Arizona Cardinals - Signed LB Derrell Johnson and T Max Starks. Waived T Cory Brandon and K Danny Hrapmann.

Chicago Bears - Cut WR Terrence Toliver. Signed T Dennis Roland. Waived T Cody Booth.

Detroit Lions - Placed WR Cody Wilson on IR.

Houston Texans - Signed WR Joe Adams and T Brice Schwab. Waived LB Trevardo Williams and T Bryan Witzmann.

Kansas City Chiefs - Signed DB Steve Gregory. Waived LB Ben Johnson.

Miami Dolphins - Cut TE Brett Brackett. Signed LB Ryan Rau. Waived LB Tariq Edwards.

New York Giants - Cut DB Travis Howard. Placed T Troy Kropog on IR. Signed DB Chandler Fenner and T Adam Gress.

Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed K Shaun Suisham to a three-year contract extension.

San Diego Chargers - Signed DB Lowell Rose.

Seattle Seahawks - Activated RB Marshawn Lynch from the did not report list. Cut WR Taylor Price and G Jared Smith. Signed LB Marcus Dowtin. Waived WR Randall Carroll and DT Jesse Williams.

NCAA Football Miami - Announced linebackers coach Michael Barrow has stepped down to tend to a sick family member. Named Hurlie Brown linebackers coach. Named Kevin Beard assistant director of football operations. Named Tim Harris running backs coach.

Basketball National Basketball Association Denver Nuggets - Re-signed G Erick Green. Signed G Gary Harris to a four-year, $6.1 million contract. Signed C Jusuf Nurkic to a four-year, $7 million contract.

Memphis Grizzlies - Named Jeff Bzdelik assistant coach. Named John Townsend director of player development. Named Trevor Moawad mental endurance coach. Promoted advance scout Jason March to assistant coach/advance scout. Promoted head athletic trainer Drew Graham to head athletic trainer and vice president of player care.

Miami Heat - Signed F Shawne Williams.