Chicago Sun-Times : 2020-09-18

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48 | Friday, September 18, 2020 | The Hardest-Working Paper in America | suntimes.com BY THE NUMBERS ON THE AIR TODAY BASKETBALL NBA Eastern Finals: 7:30 p.m. Celtics at Heat, Game 3 ESPN AUTO RACING NASCAR Xfinity Series: BOXING Showtime Boxing Special Edition: 6 p.m. The Food City 300 NBCSN 8 p.m. Erickson vs. Terrell SHO BASEBALL THE ODDS MLS National League CYCLING ATLANTA BRAVES — Activated LHP Max Fried from 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Bryse Wilson to alternate training site. COLORADO ROCKIES — Recalled RHP Jesus Tinoco fron alternate training site. Optioned OF Sam Hilliard to alternate training site. MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Optioned LHP Eric Lauer to alternate training site. PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Placed OF Cole Tucker on 7-day concussion IL. Recalled INF/ OF Jose Osuna from alternate training site. ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Optioned RHP Johan Oviedo to alternate training site. WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Activated INF/OF Brock Holt from the paternity list. Placed OF Adam Eaton on the 10-day IL. 4:25 a.m. 3 p.m. MLB: 6:10 p.m. MLB: 6:30 p.m. MLB: 7 p.m. MLB: 7:15 p.m. MLB: 9:30 p.m. MLB: 2:55 a.m. (Sat.) KBO: KBO: Lotte at LG ESPN2 5:30 a.m. UCI: The Tour de France, Stage 20 NBCSN BY PREGAME.COM EASTERN CONFERENCE Phillies at Blue Jays or Cardinals at Pirates MLB FOOTBALL MLB White Sox at Reds NBCSCH/720-AM W L T Pts GF GA 11 a.m. 11 a.m. 11 a.m. 11 a.m. 11 a.m. 11 a.m. 1:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m. 3 p.m. 3 p.m. 5 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 7 p.m. College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: College: Tulsa at Oklahoma State Louisiana at Georgia State Syracuse at Pittsburgh Houston at Baylor Liberty at Western Kentucky Navy at Tulane South Florida at Notre Dame UCF at Georgia Tech Appalachia­n State at Marshall Florida Atlantic at Georgia Southern The Citadel at Clemson Troy at Middle Tennessee SMU at North Texas Miami at Louisville Texas State at UL Monroe Louisiana Tech at Southern Mississipp­i Wake Forest at NC State ESPN ESPN2 ACC Fox-32 ESPNU Ch. 7 USA/1000-AM Ch. 7 Ch. 2 ESPN ACC ESPN2 CBSSN Ch. 7 ESPNU ESPN2 ACC Columbus Philadelph­ia Toronto FC Orlando City Montreal New York City FC New England New York Nashville SC Atlanta D.C. United Chicago Cincinnati Inter Miami CF 7 6 6 5 5 5 3 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 5 5 3 5 4 6 5 6 6 7 3 3 3 4 1 1 5 2 3 2 4 3 3 2 24 21 21 19 16 16 14 14 12 11 10 9 9 8 18 17 18 19 17 10 10 9 9 11 9 11 7 9 4 10 12 13 16 9 11 13 11 15 15 18 17 14 Yankees at Red Sox or Rays at Orioles MLB Friday Nationals at Marlins FS1 National League LINE UNDERDOG Twins at Cubs MSN/670-AM/1200-AM FAVORITE LINE at Pittsburgh at Pittsburgh Atlanta at Miami at Miami at Colorado OFF St. Louis OFF St. Louis -152 at New York OFF Washington OFF Washington OFF Los Angeles OFF OFF +142 OFF OFF OFF Giants at Athletics or Rangers at Angels MLB LG at Doosan ESPN2 BASKETBALL NBA Western Finals: 8 p.m. Nuggets vs. Lakers, Game 1 TNT American League LINE UNDERDOG CYCLING FAVORITE LINE Frontier League Tampa Bay Cleveland New York at Los Angeles -195 at Baltimore -185 at Detroit -170 at Boston -157 Texas +180 +170 +158 +147 6:30 a.m. UCI: The Tour de France, Stage 19 NBCSN JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed RHP Cameron Audferheid­e, RHP Trevor Charpie and 3B Brylie Ware. WASHINGTON WILD THINGS — Signed OF Joe Campagna and RHP Max Tannenbaum. Declined the 2021 options on OF Rashad Brown, INF Ray Hernandez, INF Chase Slone, and C Chase Smartt. WESTERN CONFERENCE FIELD HOCKEY W L T Pts GF GA Sporting Kansas City 6 3 2 20 21 15 Seattle 5 2 3 18 23 10 Minnesota United 5 4 2 17 21 17 FC Dallas 4 2 4 16 16 10 Los Angeles FC 4 4 3 15 25 24 LA Galaxy 4 3 3 15 16 15 Portland 4 4 3 15 19 23 Houston 3 3 5 14 18 17 Real Salt Lake 3 3 5 14 16 19 Colorado 3 4 4 13 18 20 Vancouver 4 7 0 12 15 23 San Jose 2 4 5 11 16 27 NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. 4:30 p.m. College: Duke at Syracuse ACC Interleagu­e FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG at Cincinnati -110 Chicago WS at Chicago Cubs -130 Minnesota LINE +100 +120 FOOTBALL 4:30 a.m. 6:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 11 p.m. AFL: College: Greater Western Sydney at St. Kilda FS2 at Philadelph­ia at Philadelph­ia at Milwaukee at Houston at Oakland San Diego OFF Toronto OFF Toronto -145 Kansas City -160 Arizona OFF San Francisco -170 at Seattle OFF OFF +135 +150 OFF +158 Campbell at Coastal Carolina ESPN FOOTBALL High School: Thompson (Ala.) at Hewitt-Trussville (Ala.) ESPNU National Football League GOLF AFL: Melbourne at Essendon ESPN2 ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed S Curtis Riley from Pittsburgh. Placed S Jalen Thompson on IR. BUFFALO BILLS — Signed CB Cam Lewis and added to active roster. Signed DT Brandin Bryant and LB Deon Lacey to practice squad. CINCINNATI BENGALS — Assigned DT Freedom Akinmoladu­n and S Trayvon Henderson to active roster. CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed CB Robert Jackson to active roster from practice squad. LAS VEGAS RAIDERS — Re-signed DB Dallin Leavitt to practice squad. Released DB Jordan Brown from practice squad. MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Signed S George Iloka to practice squad. Placed G Pat Elflein on IR. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Released WR Lance Lenoir from practice squad. Signed DT Demarcus Christmas. TENNESSEE TITANS — Assigned DB Picasso Nelson, WR Cody Hollister and DB Maurice Smith to the practice squad. WASHINGTON — Signed TE Temarrick Hemingway and WR Jeff Badet to practice squad. Waived WR Shelton Gibson and TE Hale Hentges. 10 a.m. 2 p.m. 8:30 p.m. PGA Tour: PGA Champions: LPGA Tour: The U.S. Open, Third Round Ch. 5 Pure Insurance Championsh­ip, Second RoundCh. 5 The Cambia Portland Classic, Third Round TGC GOLF NBA 8:30 a.m. 3 p.m. 3 p.m. 8 p.m. PGA Tour: The U.S. Open, Second Round TGC Friday LINE O/U PGA Champions: Pure Insurance Championsh­ip, First Round TGC FAVORITE UNDERDOG HOCKEY Friday’s Games PGA Tour: The U.S. Open, Second Round Ch. 5 LA Lakers 7 (212½) Denver Los Angeles FC at Seattle, 9 p.m. New York City FC at New England, 9 p.m. LPGA Tour: Cambia Portland Classic, Second Round (del.)TGC 6:30 p.m. NHL Eastern Finals: Islanders at Lightning, Game 7 (if nec.) Ch. 5 COLLEGE FOOTBALL HORSE RACING HORSE RACING Saturday’s Games Chicago at Orlando City, 6:30 p.m. Saturday FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U at Notre Dame 24½ 25½ (48) 11:30 a.m. NYRA: Belmont Park Live, Belmont Park FS2 4 p.m. Breeders’ Cup: Challenge Series NBCSN UNDERDOG S. Florida FC Dallas at Sporting Kansas City, 2:30 p.m. Miami at Atlanta, 6 p.m. Cincinnati at New York, 6 p.m. Nashville at Columbus, 6:30 p.m. Toronto FC at D.C. United, 6:30 p.m. Minnesota at Houston, 7 p.m. Vancouver at Real Salt Lake, 8:30 p.m. Portland at San Jose, 9:30 p.m. Colorado at LA Galaxy, 9:30 p.m. RUGBY SOCCER La.-Lafayette 17 17 at Georgia So. +6 1½ at NC State 1½ 2½ UCF 8 7½ at Duke 3½ 5½ at Louisville 1 2½ at Pittsburgh 19 21½ Appalachia­n St. 5 4½ at W. Kentucky13½ 14 at So. Miss 5 5½ Texas State 1 6 SMU 14 14 at Tulane 7 7 Troy 4½ 3½ at Oklahoma St 21 23½ at Baylor 7 4 (58½) at Ga. St. (46½) FAU (52½)Wake Forest (62½) at Ga. Tech (51½)Boston Coll. (64½) Miami (50) Syracuse (59½) at Marshall (52½) Liberty (58½) La. Tech (62)at La.-Monroe (68½) at N. Texas (48½) Navy (64½)at Mid. Tenn. (66) Tulsa (61½) Houston 11:59 p.m. NRL: 2:30 a.m. (Sat.) NRL: 4:30 a.m. (Sat.) NRL: Gold Coast at Manly-Warringah FS1 6:30 p.m. 6:30 a.m. 8:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Noon MLS: Bundesliga: Bundesliga: Premier League: NWSL: Fire at Orlando City Ch. 9 TBA FS1 TBA FS1 Crystal Palace at Manchester United NBCSN Pride at Courage Ch. 2 Wests at Melbourne FS1 Cronulla-Sutherland at Sydney FS1 SOCCER 1:25 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 6 p.m. 9 p.m. Bundesliga: Schalke 04 at Bayern Munich ESPN Sunday’s Game Women’s College: Philadelph­ia at Montreal, 6 p.m. Baylor at Texas Tech ESPNU ON THE AIR SUNDAY Wednesday’s Results Women’s College: Mississipp­i State at Auburn SEC FC Dallas 4, Colorado 1 Vancouver 3, Montreal 1 Portland 1, San Jose 1, tie Liga MX: FC Juárez at Tijuana FS2 AUTO RACING TENNIS 6:30 a.m. MotoGP: The Misano World Circuit NBCSN HOCKEY MLS LEADERS 4 a.m. Rome-ATP/WTA: 5 a.m. (Sat.) Rome-ATP/WTA: Early Rounds TENNIS NFL BASEBALL Singles Quarterfin­als & Doubles Semis TENNIS National Hockey League Through Thursday Sunday OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG 6½ 5½ (42) NY Giants 2:55 a.m. Noon 12:10 p.m. 3 p.m. 3 p.m. 6:08 p.m. KBO: MLB: MLB: MLB: MLB: MLB: TBA ESPN2 Yankees at Red Sox TBS White Sox at Reds NBCSCH/720-AM Rangers at Angels or Padres at Mariners MLB Giants at Athletics ESPN Twins at Cubs ESPN/670-AM/1200-AM ARIZONA COYOTES — Named Armstrong to general manager. NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Loaned F Janne Kuokkanen to Oulun Karpat (Liiga). TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Named Manny Malhotra as assistant coach. WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Re-signed F Brian Pinho to a two-year contract. Bill FAVORITE at Chicago Goals ON THE AIR SATURDAY Diego Rossi, LFC Gyasi Zardes, CLB Raul Ruidiaz, SEA Jordan Morris, SEA Chris Mueller, ORL Cristian Pavon, LA Ayo Akinola, TOR Damir Kreilach, RSL Kevin Molino, MIN Kacper Przybylko, PHI Romell Quioto, MTL Bradley Wright-Phillips, LFC 10 8 7 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 at Philadelph­ia 3 PK (45½) LA Rams at Tampa Bay 8 9 (47½) Carolina at Pittsburgh 7 7½ (40½) Denver at Dallas 7½ 4½ (53) Atlanta San Francisco 7½ 7 (41½) at NY Jets Buffalo 5 5½ (41) at Miami at Indianapol­is 2½ 3 (48½) Minnesota at Green Bay 7 6½ (49½) Detroit at Tennessee 10 8½ (43½) Jacksonvil­le at Arizona 5½ 7 (46½) Washington Baltimore 7 7 (50) at Houston Kansas City 7 8½ (47½)at LA Chargers at Seattle 4 4 (44½)New England AUTO RACING NASCAR Cup Series: 6:30 p.m. The Bass Pro Shops Night Race NBCSN BASEBALL American Hockey League BASKETBALL WNBA Playoffs Semifinals: WNBA Playoffs Semifinals: ROCHESTER AMERICANS — Named Adam Mair and Mike Webber to serve as assistant coaches. 2:55 a.m. 3 p.m. 6:07 p.m. 6 p.m. 7:15 p.m. 11:55 p.m. KBO: LG at Doosan ESPN2 Noon 2 p.m. 6:30 p.m. NBA Western Finals: CYCLING Teams TBD, Game 1 Teams TBD, Game 1 Nuggets at Lakers, Game 2 ESPN2 ESPN2 TNT MLB: Giants at Athletics MLB MLB: White Sox at Reds Fox-32/720-AM SOCCER MLB: Cardinals at Pirates FS1 Assists Major League Soccer Monday OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG MLB: Twins at Cubs MSN/670-AM/1200-AM Alejandro Pozuelo, TOR Darwin Quintero, HOU Brian Rodriguez, LFC Saphir Taider, MTL Sebastian Blanco, POR Jan Gregus, MIN Jordan Morris, SEA Pedro Santos, CLB 11 players tied with 4 8 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 MINNESOTA UNITED FC — Acquired G Adrian Zendejas from Nashville SC for a 2021 fourth round draft pick and an undisclose­d amount. SEATTLE SOUNDERS — Signed D Brad Smith. FAVORITE 8:30 a.m. UCI: The Tour de France, Stage 21 NBCSN KBO: TBA ESPN2 New Orleans 4½ 5½ (49) at Las Vegas FOOTBALL DEALS COLLEGE FOOTBALL Wake Forest at NC State, 7 p.m. Abil Christian at UTEP, 8 p.m. BYU at Army, ppd. Virginia at Virginia Tech, ppd. Noon 3:05 p.m. 3:25 p.m. 7:20 p.m. NFL: NFL: NFL: NFL: Giants at Bears Washington at Cardinals Chiefs at Chargers Patriots at Seahawks Ch. 2/780-AM/105.9-FM Fox-32 Ch. 2 Ch. 5 BASEBALL COLLEGE SCHEDULE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS RIO GRANDE — Named Letty Hernandez to assistant athletic director for academics. VANDERBILT — Named Marques Webb as assistant women’s basketball coach. American League CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Recalled RHP Jose Ruiz from alternate training site. Optioned INF Danny Mendick to alternate training site. Saturday, Sept. 26 Friday’s Game NWSL ACC Notre Dame at Wake Forest, TBA GOLF Campbell at Coastal Carolina, 6:30 p.m. Saturday’s Games South Florida at Notre Dame, 1:30 p.m. 9 a.m. 11 a.m. 2 p.m. 7 p.m. PGA Tour: PGA Tour: PGA Tour Champions: LPGA Tour: The U.S. Open, Final Round TGC The U.S. Open, Final Round Ch. 5 Pure Insurance Championsh­ip, Final TGC The Cambia Portland Classic, Final (delay) TGC W L T Pts GF GA Florida St. at Miami, TBA NC State at Virginia Tech, TBA Texas State at Boston College, TBA Duke at Virginia, TBA Louisville at Pittsburgh, TBA Georgia Tech at Syracuse, TBA BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Recalled RHP Evan Phillips from alternate training site to roster. Recalled RHP Branden Kline from alternate training site. Designated RHP Asher Wojciechow­ski for assignment. BOSTON RED SOX — Optioned non-roster 2B Nick Yorke to alternate training site. Optioned RHP Colten Brewer on 45-day IL and removed from player pool. SEATTLE MARINERS — Acquired RHP Matt Brash from San Diego to complete Taylor Williams trade. Optioned RHP Jimmy Yacabonis to alternate training site. TAMPA BAY RAYS — Recalled RHP Trevor Richards from alternate training site. TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Activated RHP Wilmer Font from 10-day IL. Recalled RHP T.J. Zeuch from alternate training site. Placed RHP Jacob Waguespack on the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Hector Perezto alternate training site. Added OF Josh Palacios to the taxi squad. North Carolina 1 0 0 3 4 Sky Blue FC 1 0 0 3 2 Washington 1 1 0 3 3 Reign FC 0 0 0 0 0 Orlando 0 0 0 0 0 Portland 0 0 0 0 0 Utah 0 0 0 0 0 Houston 0 1 0 0 3 Chicago 0 1 0 0 1 NOTE: Three points for victory, one for tie. 3 1 3 0 0 0 0 4 2 BEARS Syracuse at Pittsburgh, 11 a.m. Boston College at Duke, 11 a.m. Austin Peay at Cincinnati, 11 a.m. Houston at Baylor, 11 a.m. Louisiana at Georgia St., 11 a.m. Tulsa at Oklahoma St., 11 a.m. Navy at Tulane, 11 a.m. Liberty at W. Kentucky, 11 a.m. App State at Marshall, 12:30 p.m. S.F. Austin at UT-San Antonio, 2 p.m. UCF at Georgia Tech, 2:30 p.m. Charlotte at North Carolina, 2:30 p.m. FAU at Ga. Southern, 2:30 p.m. Troy at Middle Tenn., 3 p.m. The Citadel at Clemson, 3 p.m. SMU at North Texas, 5 p.m. Cent. Arkansas at Arkansas St., 6 p.m. Louisiana Tech at So. Miss, 6:30 p.m. Miami (Fla.) at Louisville, 6:30 p.m. Texas St. at UL-Monroe, 6:30 p.m. 2020 SCHEDULE HORSE RACING Sept. 20 N.Y. Giants, Noon Sept. 27 at Atlanta, Noon Oct. 4 Indianapol­is, Noon Oct. 8 Tampa Bay, 7:20 p.m. Oct. 18 at Carolina, Noon Oct. 26 at L.A. Rams, 7:15 p.m. Nov. 1 New Orleans, 3:25 p.m. Nov. 8 at Tennessee, Noon Nov. 16 Minnesota, 7:15 p.m. Nov. 22 BYE Nov. 29 at Green Bay, 7:20 p.m. Dec. 6 Detroit, Noon Dec. 13 Houston, Noon Dec. 20 at Minnesota, Noon Dec. 27 at Jacksonvil­le, Noon Jan. 3 Green Bay, Noon BIG 12 5 p.m. Breeders’ Cup: Challenge Series NBCSN Kansas St. at Oklahoma, 11 a.m. Kansas at Baylor, TBA West Virginia at Oklahoma St., TBA Iowa St. at TCU, TBA Texas at Texas Tech, 2:30 p.m. RUGBY 3 p.m. Heineken Cup: Toulouse vs. Ulster (delay) NBCSN Saturday’s Game Orlando at North Carolina, Noon SOCCER SEC Sunday’s Games Sky Blue FC at Chicago, Noon 6:30 a.m. 8:30 a.m. 9 a.m. Noon 2 p.m. Bundesliga: Bundesliga: Premier League: NWSL: NWSL: TBA TBA TBA Sky Blue FC at Sky Royals FC at Thorns FC FS1 FS1 USA CBS All Access Twitch Kentucky at Auburn, 11 a.m. Florida at Mississipp­i, 11 a.m. Mississipp­i St. at LSU, 2:30 p.m. Georgia at Arkansas, 3 p.m. Alabama at Missouri, 6 p.m. Tennessee at South Carolina, 6:30 p.m. Vanderbilt at Texas A&M, 6:30 p.m. Utah at Portland, 2 p.m. Saturday, September 26 Washington at Chicago, Noon Reign FC at Utah, 2:30 p.m. Orlando at Houston, 7:30 p.m.