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This weekend’s sports schedule

This weekend’s sports schedule

BASEBALL: New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki digs out a single against the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning of a baseball game in Detroit Wednesday, Aug. 27. Photo: Associated Press/Paul Sancya

From the Associated Press, a complete look at the weekend’s sporting events. All times are Eastern; check local listings for broadcast information and times.

Saturday

BASEBALL
N.Y. Yankees at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.
Detroit at Chicago White Sox, 1:10 p.m., 1st game
Chicago Cubs at St. Louis, 2:15 p.m., 1st game
Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 4:05 p.m.
Minnesota at Baltimore, 7:05 p.m.
Texas at Houston, 7:10 p.m.
Boston at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m.
Cleveland at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m.
Miami at Atlanta, 7:10 p.m.
Philadelphia at N.Y. Mets, 7:10 p.m.
Detroit at Chicago White Sox, 7:10 p.m., 2nd game
Colorado at Arizona, 8:10 p.m.
Chicago Cubs at St. Louis, 8:15 p.m., 2nd game
L.A. Dodgers at San Diego, 8:40 p.m.
Oakland at L.A. Angels, 9:05 p.m.
Milwaukee at San Francisco, 9:05 p.m.
Washington at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.

MLS
Colorado at Seattle FC, 4 p.m.
New England at Toronto FC, 5 p.m.
Columbus at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.
FC Dallas at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.
Portland at Vancouver, 10:30 p.m.
Real Salt Lake at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

WNBA PLAYOFFS
Conference Finals
Chicago at Indiana, 7 p.m.

MOTORSPORTS
NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing, U.S. Nationals Qualifying, Clermont, Indiana, 11 a.m.
Camping World Truck, Chevrolet Silverado 250 Qualifying, Bowmanville, Ontario, 2 p.m.
Nationwide, Great Clips 300 Qualifying, Hampton, Georgia, 4 p.m.
Nationwide, Great Clips 300, Hampton, Georgia, 7:30 p.m.
IndyCar, MAVTV 500, Fontana, California, 10:20 p.m.

TENNIS
USTA, U.S. Open, New York

GOLF
PGA Tour, Fedex Cup, Deutsche Bank Championship, Norton, Mass.
LPGA Tour, Portland Classic, Portland, Ore.


Sunday

BASEBALL
N.Y. Yankees at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.
Philadelphia at N.Y. Mets, 1:10 p.m.
Minnesota at Baltimore, 1:35 p.m.
Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 1:35 p.m.
Boston at Tampa Bay, 1:40 p.m.
Texas at Houston, 2:10 p.m.
Detroit at Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m.
Chicago Cubs at St. Louis, 2:15 p.m.
Oakland at L.A. Angels, 3:35 p.m.
Milwaukee at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.
Colorado at Arizona, 4:10 p.m.
Washington at Seattle, 4:10 p.m.
L.A. Dodgers at San Diego, 4:10 p.m.
Miami at Atlanta, 5:10 p.m.
Cleveland at Kansas City, 8:07 p.m.

MLS
New York at D.C. United, 2:30 p.m.
Los Angeles at Chivas USA, 8 p.m.

WNBA PLAYOFFS
Conference Finals
Phoenix at Minnesota, 3:30 p.m.

MOTORSPORTS
NASCAR Sprint Cup, Oral-B USA 500, Hampton, Georgia, 8 p.m.

GOLF
PGA Tour, Fedex Cup, Deutsche Bank Championship, Norton, Mass.
LPGA Tour, Portland Classic, Portland, Ore.

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