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36 | Friday, July 31, 2020 | The Hardest-Working Paper in America | suntimes.com ◆ BY THE NUMBERS ON THE AIR TODAY ON THE AIR SATURDAY AUTO RACING AUTO RACING 4:55 a.m. Formula One: 8:55 a.m. Formula One: 5:55 a.m. (Sat.) Formula One: Practice 1, Silverston­e Circuit Practice 2, Silverston­e Circuit Practice 3, Silverston­e Circuit ESPN2 ESPN2 ESPN2 5:55 a.m. Formula One: Practice 3, Silverston­e Circuit ESPN2 7:55 a.m. 2 p.m. Formula One: Qualifying, Silverston­e Circuit ESPN2 THE ODDS DEALS Mundi 8 Swamp Souffle 7th 4 Cali Dude 9 Silken Prince 7 Summer Fire 8th 1 Ivy League 3 Basilia 9 She’s A Lil Flirt 9th 1 Rookie Mistake 2 Margot’s Boy 4 el Tigre Terrible 10th 6 Spanish Count 2 Canadian Luck 3 Exhort 11th 6 Majestic Diva 4 Love Of Art MotoAmeric­a Superbike: Day1 FS1 BASEBALL BASEBALL BY PREGAME.COM BASEBALL 4:25 a.m. KBO: 7:05 p.m. MLB: 7:15 p.m. MLB: 3:55 a.m. (Sat.) KBO: Doosan at LG White Sox at Royals Pirates at Cubs SK Wyverns at KT Wiz ESPN NBCSCH/720-AM/1200-AM MSN/670-AM ESPN 3:55 a.m. 5 p.m. MLB: 6 p.m. MLB: 6:05 p.m. MLB: 7:15 p.m. MLB: 2:55 a.m. (Sun.) KBO: KBO: SK Wyverns at KT Wiz ESPN MLB American League Reds at Tigers FS1 Friday National League LINE UNDERDOG -185 Pittsburgh BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Activated LHP John Means from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Cody Carroll to the alternate training site. LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Placed CF Mike Trout on the paternity list. Recalled RHP Kyle Keller from the alternate training site. TEXAS RANGERS — Placed RHP Jose Leclerc on the 45-day IL. Optioned 1B Ronald Guzman to the alternate site. Red Sox at Yankees Fox-32 White Sox at Royals NBCSCH/720-AM/1200-AM FAVORITE at Chicago LINE +170 BASKETBALL Pirates at Cubs MSN/670-AM Atina 3 St. Louis at Atlanta at Colorado Los Angeles -140 -141 -110 -140 at Milwaukee New York San Diego at Arizona +130 +131 +100 +130 3 p.m. 5:45 p.m. 8:05 p.m. NBA: NBA: NBA: Grizzlies vs. Trail Blazers Celtics vs. Bucks Rockets vs. Mavericks NBA ESPN ESPN Hanwha Eagles vs. LG Twins ESPN BASKETBALL HARNESS RACING 12:15 p.m. NBA: 2:30 p.m. NBA: 5 p.m. NBA: 5 p.m. WNBA: 7:30 p.m. NBA: Heat vs. Nuggets ESPN American League LINE UNDERDOG -160 at Kansas City GOLF Jazz vs. Thunder ESPN FAVORITE Chicago LINE +150 National League CHICAGO CUBS — Recalled RHP Colin Rea from the alternate training site. Optioned RHP Dillon Maples to the alternate training site. BY PETER GALASSI Wager at home with Wager.ClubHawtho­rne.com 6 a.m. 8 a.m. 10:30 a.m. 1 p.m. 6 p.m. EPGA Tour: LPGA Tour: PGA Tour Champions: PGA Tour: PGA Tour: The Hero Indian Open, Second Round TGC LPGA Drive On Championsh­ip, First Round TGC The Ally Challenge, First Round TGC WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitation­al, Second Round TGC The Barracuda Championsh­ip, Second Round TGC Pelicans vs. Clippers ESPN Tampa Bay at New York at Minnesota Houston Oakland -215 at Baltimore -215 Boston OFF Cleveland -145 at Los Angeles -179 at Seattle +195 +195 OFF +135 +167 Sky vs. Mystics Ch. 26.2 FRIDAY’S WOODBINE/ MOHAWK PICKS Lakers vs. Raptors ESPN ATLANTA BRAVES — Sent RHP Mike Foltynewic­z outright to the alternate training site. ARIZONA DIAMONDBAC­KS — Selected the contract of C Daulton Varsho from the alternate training site. Optioned 1B Kevin Cron to the alternate training site. LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Recalled LHP Victor Gonzalez from the alternate site. Designated CF Terrance Gore for assignment. NEW YORK METS — Placed INF Eduardo Nunez on the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of INF Brian Dozier from the alternate training site. Recalled LHP Daniel Zamora from the alternate training site. Designated RHP Hunter Strickland for assignment. Signed C Bruce Maxwell to a minor-league contract and sent to the alternate training site. SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned OFs Jaylin Davis and Joe McCarthy to the alternate training site. Designated RHP Dany Jimenez for assignment. Activated IFs Brandon Belt and Evan Longoria from the 10day IL. Recalled OF Steven Duggar from the alternate training site. Assigned IF Keon and OF Jose Siri outright to Sacramento (PCL). GOLF Post time 6 p.m. 1st 4 Midnight Miracle 3 Dicentra 2 Blackout Riley 2nd 6 Joelsyy Hanover 4 Big Idea 2 Lawless Shadow 3rd 7 Perfect Storm 1 Hello Love 3 Betcha Baby 4th 6 Hawaii 8 Warrawee Welcome 2 Ban Ban Deo 5th 4 Windsongma­nifique 5 Jan 8 I Wish You Well 6th 4 Don’t Stop Believin 9 Roll With Sparky 7 So Long Darling 7th 5 Twain Seelster 4 Kodiak Seelster 1 Admit One 8th 3 Fox Valley Liza 7 You Will Be Queen 4 Up And Ready 9th 4 Seaswift Joy N 1 Sunny Dee 7 Major League N 10th 2 Post Modernism 5 Major Battle 9 Coco beach De Vie 11th 7 Bidfora Hug 5 Pretty Hot 10 Bettim Vicky Interleagu­e LINE UNDERDOG 6:30 a.m. 11 a.m. 1 p.m. 1 p.m. 3:30 p.m. 6 p.m. EPGA Tour: The Hero Indian Open, Third Round TGC HOCKEY FAVORITE LINE PGA Tour: WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitation­al, Third Round TGC Cincinnati Texas -145 at Detroit +135 -145 at San Francisco+135 2 p.m. 4 p.m. NHL Classic: NHL Classic: Oilers at Blackhawks (March 5, 2020) NBCSCH Sharks at Blackhawks (March 11, 2020) NBCSCH PGA Tour: WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitation­al, Third Round Ch. 2 NBA PGA Tour Champions: Ally Challenge, Second Round TGC RUGBY Friday LINE O/U LPGA Tour: LPGA Drive On Championsh­ip, Second Round TGC 2 a.m. (Sat.) Super Rugby: Hamilton at Christchur­ch ESPN FAVORITE UNDERDOG PGA Tour: The Barracuda Championsh­ip, Third Round TGC Orlando Portland Phoenix Milwaukee Sacramento Dallas 6½ (210½) 2 (224) 6½ (223½) 4½ (218½) 3 (219½) 1 (229) Brooklyn Memphis Washington Boston San Antonio Houston SOCCER MLS is Back Tournament: HOCKEY Stanley Cup Qualifiers: 7 p.m. TBD, Quarterfin­al ESPN2 11 a.m. 2 p.m. Hurricanes vs. Rangers, Game 1 NBCSN Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Blackhawks vs. Oilers, Game 1 Ch. 5/720-AM/1200-AM NHL Columbus vs. Toronto Aug. 2: Toronto vs. Columbus, 7 p.m. Aug. 4: Toronto vs. Columbus, 3 p.m. Aug. 6: Columbus vs. Toronto, TBD x-Aug. 7: Columbus vs. Toronto, TBD x-Aug. 9: Toronto vs. Columbus, TBD Saturday LINE O/U EXHIBITION SCHEDULE 3 p.m. 7 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Panthers vs. Islanders, Game 1 NBCSN FAVORITE UNDERDOG Denver Oklahoma City LA Clippers Philadelph­ia LA Lakers 1½ (211) 1 (212) 4½ (226) 5½ (213) 4 (215) Miami Utah New Orleans Indiana Toronto Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Canadiens vs. Penguins, Game 1 Ch. 5 Thursday’s Results Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Jets vs. Flames, Game 1 NBCSN Nashville 2, Dallas 0 Columbus 4, Boston 1 Vegas vs. Arizona, Edmonton, late ROUND ROBIN (determines Stanley Cup Playoff seeding) HORSE RACING Aug. 2: Boston vs. Philadelph­ia, 2 p.m. Aug. 3: Tampa Bay vs. Washington, 3 p.m. Aug. 5: Boston vs. Tampa Bay, 3 p.m. Aug. 6: Philadelph­ia vs. Washington, TBD Aug. 8: Washington vs. Boston, TBD Aug. 9: Tampa Bay vs. Philadelph­ia, TBD NHL STANLEY CUP QUALIFIERS Noon NYRA: Saratoga Live, Saratoga Race Course FS1 3 p.m. NYRA: Saratoga Live, Saratoga Race Course FS1 Saturday LINE UNDERDOG -150 Chicago WESTERN CONFERENCE West Qualifying Round (Best-of-5; x-if necessary) At Edmonton Chicago vs. Edmonton FOOTBALL FAVORITE at Edmonton LINE +140 RUGBY National Football League CHICAGO BEARS — Placed DT John Jenkins on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Pittsburgh Carolina NY Islanders Calgary -163 Montreal -130 NY Rangers -110 Florida -115 Winnipeg +153 +120 +100 +105 FRIDAY’S MEADOWLAND­S PICKS 2 a.m. Super Rugby: Hamilton at Christchur­ch ESPN2 10:30 p.m. Super Rugby: Dunedin at Auckland ESPN2 WNBA CAROLINA PANTHERS — Released K Graham Gano and DE Chirs Smith. CLEVELAND BROWNS — Placed P Jamie Gillan on the reserve/COVID-19 list. DENVER BRONCOS — Hired Dr. Nicole Linen as the team’s Behavior Health Specialist. GREEN BAY PACKERS — Claimed FB John Lovett off waivers from Kansas City. Placed K Mason Crosby, TE Jace Sternberge­r and DT Trevyon Hester on the reserve/COVID-19 list. KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Signed FS Tedric Thompson. Waived LB Andrew Soroh. MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Placed LB Anthony Barr on the reserve/COVID-19 list. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed QB Brian Lewerke. NEW YORK GIANTS — Placed T Nate Wozniak on the reserve/retired list. NEW YORK JETS — Placed QB Joe Flacco, LB Avery Williamson and TE Ryan Griffin on the PUP list. Placed TE Dan Brown on the reserve/non-football injury list. Waived DL Domenique Davis. SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Waived DL Alex Barrett. Released OL Leonard Wester. Placed RB Jeff Wilson Jr. on the reserve/ COVID-19 list. TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Waived S Deiondre’ Hall and TE Jordan Leggett. TENNESSEE TITANS — Placed OLB Vic Beasley on the reserve-did not report list. WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM — Claimed CB Ryan Lewis off waivers from Miami. Post time 6:15 p.m. 1st 3 One Tough Nut 6 Atomic Rei 1 Odds On Daytona 2nd 8 Saadet 1 M Diddy 2 Hello I Love You 3rd 1 Ideal Chill 8 Constntlys­ideways A 6 Preppy Art 4th 3 Material Girl 7 Insta Glam 6 Ineffable 5th 1 Podium Girl 4 Jk Disarray 9 Caviart Audrey 6th 2 Aunt Irene 4 Dream Chapter 6 Altar 7th 10 Sweet Chapter 2 Fashionwoo­dchopper 1 Hammer Time 8th 2 Heartbreak Kid 10 Zenith Stride 6 Caruso 9th 1 Dixie Star N 4 Shellie De Vie 9 Always Be Lucky 10th 6 Lord Cromwell 2 Lion Safari As 3 Hill Of A Horse 11th 2 Shadrack Hanover 4 Fortune Starlet 9 Café Americano 12th 3 Make My Deo 8 Monterey Jack 7 Summa Cum Laude 13th 1 Bullvillek­aria 7 Mightyoaks Katara 8 Rose Run Samantha Aug. 1: Edmonton vs. Chicago, 2 p.m. Aug. 3: Edmonton vs. Chicago, 9:30 p.m. Aug. 5: Chicago vs. Edmonton, 9:30 p.m. x-Aug. 7: Chicago vs. Edmonton, TBD x-Aug. 8: Edmonton vs. Chicago, TBD Sunday LINE UNDERDOG ON THE AIR SUNDAY EASTERN CONFERENCE FAVORITE LINE W L Pct GB at Toronto Nashville Vancouver Boston St. Louis -150 Columbus -125 Arizona -120 Minnesota -133 Philadelph­ia -105 Colorado +140 +115 +110 +123 -105 Washington Chicago Atlanta Indiana New York Connecticu­t 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 3 1.000 .667 .500 .500 .000 .000 — 1 1½ 1½ 2½ 3 AUTO RACING 8:05 a.m. Formula One: The British Grand Prix ESPN Winnipeg vs. Calgary 2 p.m. MotoAmeric­a Superbike: Day2 FS1 Aug. 1: Calgary vs. Winnipeg, 9:30 p.m. Aug. 3: Calgary vs. Winnipeg, 1:30 p.m. Aug. 4: Winnipeg vs. Calgary, 5:45 p.m. x-Aug. 6: Winnipeg vs. Calgary, TBD x-Aug. 8: Calgary vs. Winnipeg, TBD BASEBALL THOROUGHBR­ED RACING WESTERN CONFERENCE 2:55 a.m. Noon 1:05 p.m. 1:20 p.m. 6 p.m. KBO: Hanwha Eagles vs. LG Twins ESPN W L Pct GB MLB: Mets at Braves TBS Arizona vs. Nashville Minnesota Los Angeles Seattle Las Vegas Dallas Phoenix 2 2 2 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 .667 .667 .667 .500 .500 .000 — — — ½ ½ 1½ BY PETER GALASSI Wager at home with Wager.ClubHawtho­rne.com MLB: White Sox at Royals NBCSCH/720-AM/1200-AM Aug. 2: Nashville vs. Arizona, 1 p.m. Aug. 4: Nashville vs. Arizona, 1:30 p.m. Aug. 5: Arizona vs. Nashville, 1:30 p.m. x-Aug. 7: Arizona vs. Nashville, TBD x-Aug. 9: Nashville vs. Arizona, TBD MLB: Pirates at Cubs MSN/670-AM MLB: Red Sox at Yankees ESPN FRIDAY’S SARATOGA PICKS BASKETBALL Thursday’s Results Minnesota 83, Chicago 81 Post time 12:10 p.m. 1st 2 Stylish Rages 6 Pazzion 3 Spring Break 2nd 3 O Shea Can U See 8 Getoffmyba­ck 4 Business Cycle 3rd 3 Prairie Wings 8 Sengekonta­cket 6 Sursum Corda 4th 5 Pacific Gale 4 Liza Star 2 LadyTNT 5th 2 Sandra’s Mine 4 Silent Empress 6 High School Crush 6th 1 Empire Line 2 Cobble Hill 3 Zealous 7th 3 Bad Beat Brian 4 Blanket Of Roses 8 Me And Mr. C 8th 9 Jewel Of Arabia 8 Flashpacki­nbarbie 2 Thea’s Theme 9th 9 She’s My Type 8 Artie’s Princess 4 Miss J McKay 10th 9 Princess Fawzia 7 Come Storming 3 Lido Key Minnesota vs. Vancouver Noon 2:30 p.m. 5 p.m. 5 p.m. 7 p.m. WNBA: Mercury vs. Liberty ESPN Aug. 2: Vancouver vs. Minnesota, 9:30 p.m. Aug. 4: Vancouver vs. Minnesota, 9:45 p.m. Aug. 6: Minnesota vs. Vancouver, TBD x-Aug. 7: Minnesota vs. Vancouver, TBD x-Aug. 9: Vancouver vs. Minnesota, TBD Washington 89, Seattle 71 Los Angeles 81, Connecticu­t 76 NBA: Trail Blazers vs. Celtics Ch. 7 NBA: Kings vs. Magic NBA Friday’s Games New York vs. Atlanta, 6 p.m. Indiana vs. Dallas, 7 p.m. Las Vegas vs. Phoenix, 9 p.m. WNBA: Wings vs. Aces ESPN ROUND ROBIN (determines Stanley Cup Playoff seeding) NBA: Bucks vs. Nuggets Ch. 7 Aug. 2: Colorado vs. St. Louis, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 3: Vegas vs. Dallas, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 5: Dallas vs. Colorado, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 6: St. Louis vs. Vegas, TBD Aug. 8: Colorado vs. Vegas, TBD Aug. 9: St. Louis vs. Dallas, TBD Saturday’s Games Washington vs. Chicago, 5 p.m. GOLF 6 a.m. Noon 2 p.m. 2 p.m. 4 p.m. 6 p.m. EPGA Tour: The Hero Indian Open, Final Round TGC Minnesota vs. Connecticu­t, 3 p.m. Los Angeles vs. Seattle, 7 p.m. PGA Tour: The WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitation­al, Final TGC PGA Tour: The WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitation­al, Final Ch. 2 MINNESOTA 83, CHICAGO 81 HOCKEY PGA Tour Champions: The Ally Challenge, Final TGC EASTERN CONFERENCE East Qualifying Round (Best-of-5; x-if necessary) At Toronto N.Y. Rangers vs. Carolina SKY LPGA Tour: The LPGA Drive On Championsh­ip, Final TGC East Coast Hockey League Chicago Minnesota 18 21 16 17 20 19 27 — 26 — 81 83 PGA Tour: The Barracuda Championsh­ip, Final TGC READING ROYALS — Signed D Rob Michel to an ECHL contract. SCHEDULE CHICAGO (81) Copper 3-6 0-0 6, Parker 3-6 8-8 16, Stevens 7-11 0-0 16, Quigley 4-11 2-2 11, Vandersloo­t 7-14 1-3 16, Hebard 2-4 0-0 4, Williams 2-10 0-0 4, DeShields 3-7 2-4 8. Totals 31-69 13-17 81. MINNESOTA (83) Collier 9-16 2-2 20, Dantas 4-7 4-6 14, Fowles 4-4 2-4 10, Dangerfiel­d 2-9 5-6 9, Sh.Johnson 3-15 2-2 9, Herbert Harrigan 3-6 0-0 8, Alexander 0-0 0-0 0, Banham 5-6 2-2 13, Carleton 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 30-64 17-22 83. 3-Point Goals—Chicago 6-24 (Parker 2-2, Stevens 2-3, Vandersloo­t 1-2, Quigley 1-8, Copper 0-2, Williams 0-6), Minnesota 6-17 (Herbert Harrigan 2-3, Dantas 2-4, Sh.Johnson 1-4, Dangerfiel­d 0-4). Fouled Out—Chicago None, Minnesota 1 (Fowles). Rebounds— Chicago 33 (Stevens 11), Minnesota 35 (Collier 10). Assists—Chicago 18 (DeShields 5), Minnesota 17 (Collier, Sh.Johnson 4). Total Fouls—Chicago 22, Minnesota 22. HOCKEY Stanley Cup Qualifiers: DATE OPPONENT TIME SOCCER Sat., Aug. 1 Tue., Aug. 4 Thu., Aug. 6 Sat., Aug. 8 Mon., Aug. 10 Wed., Aug. 12 Fri., Aug. 14 Sun., Aug. 16 Tue., Aug. 18 Thu., Aug. 20 Sat., Aug. 22 Tue., Aug. 25 Thu., Aug. 27 Sat., Aug. 29 Wed., Sept. 2 Fri., Sept. 4 Sun., Sept. 6 Wed., Sept. 9 Fri., Sept. 11 vs. Washington vs. Dallas at Phoenix at Connecticu­t at Seattle vs. Phoenix vs. Connecticu­t at Atlanta vs. Las Vegas at New York vs. Indiana vs. New York at Indiana vs. Seattle vs. Minnesota at Washington at Los Angeles vs. Atlanta at Dallas 5 p.m. 5 p.m. 9 p.m. 4 p.m. 8 p.m. 8 p.m. 6 p.m. 3 p.m. 8 p.m. 6 p.m. 1 p.m. 6 p.m. 6 p.m. 1 p.m. 6 p.m. 6 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 1 p.m. 2 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 7 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Coyotes vs. Predators, Game 1 USA Aug. 1: Carolina vs. N.Y. Rangers, 11 a.m. Aug. 3: Carolina vs. N.Y. Rangers, 11 a.m. Aug. 4: N.Y. Rangers vs. Carolina, 7 p.m. x-Aug. 6: N.Y. Rangers vs. Carolina, TBD x-Aug. 8: Carolina vs. N.Y. Rangers, TBD Major League Soccer Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Bruins vs. Flyers, Round Robin Ch. 5 MLS — Suspended Real Salt Lake M Kyle Beckerman an additional game, two games total, and fined an undisclose­d amount for kicking a ball at a match official July 27. FRIDAY’S DEL MAR PICKS Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Blues vs. Avalanche, Round Robin NBCSN Post time 4 p.m. 1st 2 Little No Way 3 Impression 4 Conquest Lemonaid 2nd 2 Gravitron 5 Cielo D’Oro 6 I’m The Boss Of Me 3rd 6 Liberalism 7 All Star Heat 2 Angel Creek 4th 1 Cajun Treasure 8 Kris’ Wild Kat 5 Seeking Refuge 5th 3 Happier 2 Last First Kiss 1 Via Angelica 6th 4 Go Daddy Go 3 Salvator Stanley Cup Qualifiers: B. Jackets vs. Maple Leafs, Game 1 NBCSN Florida vs. N.Y. Islanders Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Wild vs. Canucks, Game 1 NBCSN Aug. 1: N.Y. Islanders vs. Florida, 3 p.m. Aug. 4: N.Y. Islanders vs. Florida, 11 a.m. Aug. 5: Florida vs. N.Y. Islanders, 11 a.m. x-Aug. 7: Florida vs. N.Y. Islanders, TBD x-Aug. 9: N.Y. Islanders vs. Florida, TBD TODAY IN SPORTS HORSE RACING 3 p.m. NYRA: Saratoga Live, Saratoga Race Course FS1 2012 — Michael Phelps breaks the Olympic medals record with his 19th as the United States romp to a dominating win in 4x200-meter freestyle relay at the London Games. With 19 career medals spanning three Olympics, Phelps moves one ahead of Soviet gymnast Larisa Latynina, who got her haul in 1956, 1960 and 1964. SOCCER Montreal vs. Pittsburgh 7 p.m. Liga MX: Guadalajar­a at Santos Laguna FS1 Aug. 1: Pittsburgh vs. Montreal, 7 p.m. Aug. 3: Pittsburgh vs. Montreal, 7 p.m. Aug. 5: Montreal vs. Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. x-Aug. 7: Montreal vs. Pittsburgh, TBD x-Aug. 8: Pittsburgh vs. Montreal, TBD TENNIS 11 a.m. WTT: TBD, Championsh­ip Ch. 2

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