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FOR THE RECORD

B8 • ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH AMERICA’S LINE NBA Favorite ............. Points ............Underdog PACERS...................... 12........................ Knicks 76ERS.......................13.5................... Cavaliers Bucks.......................... 9....................PELICANS Lakers ........................ 1..........................BULLS MAVERICKS...............NL..........................Spurs NUGGETS...................NL.................... T’Wolves Blazers ......................2.5 .................. CLIPPERS COLLEGE BASKETBALL Favorite Points Underdog Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament Miami-Florida...........7.5...............Wake Forest Notre Dame ............... 2...............Georgia Tech Boston College..........PK..................Pittsburgh Sun Belt Conference Tournament S ALABAMA................ 5.................Arkansas St UL-MONROE............... 8........... Appalachian St NHL Favorite .............. Odds .............Underdog Stars.................. -$135/+$115..............SABRES BLUE JACKETS...-$125/+$105.................Bruins PENGUINS......... -$135/+$115..............Capitals CANADIENS...... -$200/+$170.........Red Wings JETS....................-$120/even.................Sharks BLUES................-$180/+$160 ............. Coyotes FLAMES............-$400/+$320................ Devils Predators..........-$160/+$140 ...............DUCKS Grand Salami: Over/under 49.5 goals. SOCCER • UEFA Champions League JUVENTUS................................................-$150 Atletico Madrid...................................... +$440 Draw: +$260 | Over/under: 2.5 goals MANCHESTER CITY.................................-$800 Schalke 04............................................+$1900 Draw: +$750 | Over/under: 3.5 goals UEFA Champions League Wednesday BAYERN MUNICH .....................................+$110 Liverpool.................................................+$230 Draw: +$260 | Over/under: 2.5 goals BARCELONA............................................ -$450 Lyon...................................................... +$1000 Draw: +$575 | Over/under: 3.5 goals Home team in CAPS © 2019 Benjamin Eckstein

TRANSACTIONS BASEBALL | American League CHICAGO — Placed RHP Michael Kopech on the 60-day DL. Claimed LHP Josh Osich off waivers from Baltimore. CLEVELAND — Optioned SS Yu Chang and RHPs Jefry Rodriguez and Ben Taylor to Columbus (IL). DETROIT — Optioned SS Willie Castro to Toledo (IL) and SS Sergio Alcantara to Erie (EL). KANSAS CITY — Agreed to terms with C Martin Maldonado on a one-year contract. Placed C Salvador Perez on the 60-day injured list. Optioned RHPs Conner Greene and Josh Staumont to Omaha (PCL). LOS ANGELES — Signed RHPs Miguel Almonte, Jake Jewell, Justin Anderson, Luis Madero, Jaime Barria, Keynan Middleton, Ty Buttrey, Felix Pena, Jesus Castillo, Taylor Cole, Noe Ramirez and John Curtiss; INFs Luis Rengifo, David Fletcher and Taylor Ward; Cs Jose Briceno and Kevan Smith; OF Michael Hermosillo; LHPs Dillon Peters, Jose Suarez and Williams Jerez; and RHP/ OF Shohei Ohtani to one-year contracts. OAKLAND — Optioned RHP Daniel Mengden to Las Vegas (PCL). SEATTLE — Optioned RHP Erik Swanson, LHP Justus Sheffield and INF Shed Long to Tacoma (PCL). Reassigned INF Evan White, OF Kyle Lewis and C Joe DeCarlo to their minor league camp. National League ARIZONA — Signed OF Adam Jones to a one-year contract. Placed RHP Silvino Bracho on the 60-day IL. CINCINNATI — Reassigned OF Jose Siri and RHPs Jimmy Herget, Felix Jorge, Keury Mella, Alex Powers and Jackson Stephens to minor league camp. Signed INF Yonathan Mendoza to a minor league contract. COLORADO — Optioned OFs Yonathan Daza and Sam Hilliard, INF Josh Fuentes and RHPs Ryan Castellani, Rayan Gonzalez and Jesus Tinoco to Albuquerque (PCL) and RHP Justin Lawrence to Hartford (EL). Reassigned INFs Tyler Nevin and Colton Welker, RHP Rico Garcia, LHP Evan Grills and C Brian Serven to minor league camp. LOS ANGELES — Released RHP Josh Fields. Optioned RHPs Dennis Santana and Brock Stewart, C Keibert Ruiz and INF Edwin Rios to their minor league camp. Reassigned OFs Kyle Garlick and Shane Peterson and C Will Smith to their minor league camp. NEW YORK — Optioned RHPs Walker Lockett and Corey Oswalt to minor league camp. PHILADELPHIA — Optioned SS Arquimedes Gamboa to Reading (EL). CARDINALS — Optioned LHP Genesis Cabrera, RHP Giovanny Gallegos, RF Adolis Garcia and SS Edmundo Sosa to Memphis (PCL). Optioned INF Ramon Urias and OF Lane Thomas to Memphis (PCL). Reassigned RHPs Connor Jones and Jake Woodford and Cs Jose Godoy and Brian O’Keefe to their minor league camp.

SAN FRANCISCO — Optioned RHP Sam Coonrod, OF Chris Shaw, INFs Abiatal Avelino, Ryder Jones and Breyvic Valera to minor league camp. Reassigned RHPs Shaun Anderson, Enderson Franco and Keyvius Sampson to minor league camp.

East Hofstra 78, Delaware 74, OT Iona 81, Monmouth (NJ) 60 Northeastern 70, Coll. Charles. 67 South Delaware St. 71, Savannah St. 67 Wofford 70, UNC-Greensboro 58 N. Kentucky 64, Oakland 63 Midwest Akron 80, Miami (Ohio) 51 Ball St. 61, E. Michigan 43 Cent. Michigan 81, W. Michigan 67 N. Illinois 80, Ohio 61 N. Dakota St. 76, W. Illinois 73 Nebraska-Omaha 61, Purdue Fort Wayne 60 Wright St. 66, Green Bay 54 Far West Gonzaga 100, Pepperdine 74 St. Mary’s 69, San Diego 62

MEN’S BASKETBALL

How the top 25 fared

1. Gonzaga (30-2) beat Pepperdine 100-74. Next: vs. Saint Mary’s or San Diego, Tuesday. 2. Virginia (28-2) idle. Next: vs. N.C. State or Clemson, Thursday. 3. North Carolina (26-5) idle. Next: vs. Louisville, Georgia Tech or Notre Dame, Thursday. 4. Kentucky (26-5) idle. Next: vs. Mississippi or Alabama, Friday. 5. Duke (26-5) idle. Next: vs. Syracuse, Boston College or Pittsburgh, Thursday. 6. Michigan State (25-6) idle. Next: vs. Ohio State or Indiana, Friday. 7. Texas Tech (26-5) idle. Next: vs. Oklahoma or West Virginia, Thursday. 8. Tennessee (27-4) idle. Next: vs. Mississippi State, Texas A&M or Vanderbilt, Friday. 9. LSU (26-5) idle. Next: vs. Florida or Arkansas, Friday. 10. Michigan (26-5) idle. Next: vs. Iowa, Illinois or Northwestern, Friday. 11. Houston (29-2) idle. Next: vs. South Florida or UConn, Friday. 12. Florida State (25-6) idle. Next: vs. No. 16 Virginia Tech, Miami or Wake Forest, Thursday. 13. Purdue (23-8) idle. Next: vs. Minnesota or Penn State, Friday. 14. Nevada (28-3) idle. Next: vs. Boise State or Colorado State, Thursday. 15. Kansas State (24-7) idle. Next: vs. TCU or Oklahoma State, Thursday. 16. Virginia Tech (23-7) idle. Next: vs. Miami or Wake Forest, Wednesday. 17. Kansas (23-8) idle. Next: vs. Texas, Thursday. 18. Buffalo (28-3) idle. Next: vs. Akron or Miami, Thursday. 19. Wisconsin (22-9) idle. Next: vs. No. 21 Maryland, Rutgers or Nebraska, Friday. 20. Wofford (29-4) beat UNC Greensboro 70-58. Next: NCAA Tournament. 21. Maryland (22-9) idle. Next: vs. Rutgers or Nebraska, Thursday. 22. Auburn (22-9) idle. Next: vs. Mississippi or Georgia, Thursday. 23. Marquette (23-8) idle. Next: vs. St. John’s or DePaul, Thursday. 24. Cincinnati (25-6) idle. Next: vs. Tulsa or SMU, Friday. 25. Villanova (22-9) idle. Next: vs. Providence or Butler, Thursday.

HOCKEY | National Hockey League CALGARY — Recalled D Michael Stone from a conditioning assignment with Stockton (AHL). NEW JERSEY — Recalled D Colton White from Binghamton (AHL). NY RANGERS — Reassigned G Chris Nell from Hartford (AHL) to Maine (ECHL). SOCCER | Major League Soccer SPORTING KC — Signed M Gedion Zelalem from Arsenal (Premier League-England). COLLEGE FAIRFIELD — Fired men’s basketball coach Sydney Johnson. NIAGARA — Fired men’s basketball coach Chris Casey. OHIO STATE — Reinstated C Kaleb Wesson to the men’s basketball team. TEXAS — Reinstated men’s senior basketball G Kerwin Roach II.

COLLEGES Conference tournaments Atlantic 10 men

At The Barclays Center | New York First Round | Wednesday G1: G. Wash. vs. UMass, Noon G2: Richmond vs. Fordham, 2:30 p.m. Second Round | Thursday G3: Rhode Island vs. La Salle, 11 a.m. G4: George Mason vs. G1 winner, 1:30 p.m. G5: Duquesne vs. Saint Joseph’s, 5 p.m. G6: St. Louis U. vs. G2 winner, 7:30 p.m. Quarterfinals | Friday G7: VCU vs. G3 winner, 11 a.m. G8: St. Bon. vs. G4 winner, 1:30 p.m. G9: Davidson vs. G5 winner, 5 p.m. G10: Dayton vs. G6 winner, 7:30 p.m. Semifinals | Saturday G7 winner vs. G8 winner, Noon G9 winner vs. G10 winner, 2:30 p.m. • Championship | Sunday, noon

Area results Baseball Webster 12, Rhode Island College 5 UMSL 5, Lewis 4 Softball UMass-Dartmouth 2, Webster 1 Keene State 13, Webster 11 (11 inn.)

BASEBALL Spring training NATIONAL W L Pct. San Diego 10 5 .667 Chicago 11 7 .611 10 7 .588 Atlanta Los Angeles 9 7 .563 Philadelphia 9 7 .563 Milwaukee 10 8 .556 Arizona 8 8 .500 Washington 8 8 .500 New York 8 9 .471 Cardinals 7 8 .467 7 10 .412 Pittsburgh 7 10 .412 Miami Colorado 7 10 .412 San Francisco 6 10 .375 Cincinnati 4 10 .286 AMERICAN W L Pct. Toronto 9 6 .600 Kansas City 10 7 .588 8 6 .571 New York Cleveland 9 7 .563 Houston 9 7 .563 Baltimore 9 7 .563 Los Angeles 10 8 .556 Oakland 10 8 .556 Minnesota 8 8 .500 Seattle 7 7 .500 8 9 .471 Tampa Bay 8 9 .471 Detroit Chicago 6 10 .375 Boston 6 10 .375 Texas 5 10 .333 Monday Atlanta 6, Pittsburgh 2 Detroit 3, Minnesota 0 Houston 6, NY Mets 3 Cardinals 3, Washington 2 Tampa Bay 8, Philadelphia 2 Cincinnati 5, Cleveland 5 LA Angels 12, Texas (ss) 11 San Francisco 4, LA Dodgers 1 Milwaukee 8, Chicago White Sox 5 Colorado 6, Oakland 3 Kansas City (ss) vs. Seattle, late Kansas City (ss) vs. Texas (ss), late Tuesday Detroit vs. Boston, 12:05 p.m. NY Mets vs. Miami, 12:05 p.m. Minnesota vs. Pittsburgh, 12:05 p.m. Cardinals vs. Atlanta, 12:05 p.m. Tampa Bay vs. Toronto, 12:07 p.m. Seattle vs. Chicago White Sox (ss), 3:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (ss) vs. Kansas City, 3:05 p.m. Houston vs. Washington, 5:35 p.m. Baltimore vs. NY Yankees, 5:35 p.m. San Diego (ss) vs. Cincinnati (ss), 8:05 p.m. Oakland vs. San Diego (ss), 8:40 p.m. Texas vs. Arizona, 8:40 p.m. Milwaukee vs. San Francisco, 9:05 p.m. Cincinnati (ss) vs. Chicago Cubs, 9:05 p.m.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL

How the top 25 fared 1. Baylor (31-1) beat No. 13 Iowa State 67-49. Next: NCAA Tourn.. 2. UConn (31-2) beat UCF 66-45. Next: NCAA Tourn.. 3. Notre Dame (30-3) idle. Next: NCAA Tourn.. 4. Mississippi State (30-2) idle. Next: NCAA Tourn.. 5. Louisville (29-3) idle. Next: TBA. 6. Stanford (28-4) idle. Next: NCAA Tourn.. 7. Oregon (29-4) idle. Next: TBA. 8. Iowa (26-6) idle. Next: NCAA Tourn.. 9. Maryland (28-4) idle. Next: TBA. 10. N.C. State (26-5) idle. Next: TBA. 11. Oregon State (24-7) idle. Next: vs. TBA. 12. Gonzaga (28-3) beat Saint Mary’s 78-77, 2OT. Next: vs. BYU, Tuesday. 13. Iowa State (25-8) lost to No. 1 Baylor 67-49. Next: TBA. 13. Marquette (26-6) beat Georgetown 75-62. Next: vs. DePaul, Tuesday. 15. Syracuse (24-8) idle. Next: TBA. 16. South Carolina (21-9) idle. Next: TBA. 17. Texas A&M (24-7) idle. Next: TBA. 18. Kentucky (24-7) idle. Next: TBA. 19. Miami (24-8) idle. Next: TBA. 20. UCLA (20-12) idle. Next: TBA. 21. Drake (25-5) idle. Next: vs. Indiana State or Valparaiso, Friday. 22. Texas (23-9) idle. Next: TBA. 23. Arizona State (20-10) idle. Next: TBA. 24. Rice (25-3) idle. Next: vs. Southern Miss. or North Texas, Thursday. 25. Florida State (23-8) idle. Next: TBA.

Big Ten men

At United Center | Chicago First round | Wednesday G1: Rutgers vs. Nebraska, 5:30 p.m. G2: Illinois vs. Northwestern, 8 p.m. Second round | Thursday G3: Ohio State vs. Indiana, 11:30 a.m. G4: Maryland vs. G1 winner, 2 p.m. G5: Minnesota vs. Penn State, 6 p.m. G6: Iowa vs. G2 winner, 8:30 p.m. Quarterfinals | Friday G7: Michigan State vs. G3 winner, 11:30 a.m. G8: Wisconsin vs. G4 winner, 2 p.m. G9: Purdue vs. G5 winner, 6 p.m. G10: Michigan vs. G6 winner, 8:30 p.m. Semifinals | Saturday G11: G7 winner vs. G8 winner, 12 p.m. G12: G9 winner vs. G10 winner, 2:30 p.m. • Championship | Sunday, 2:30 p.m.

Southeastern men

At Nashville, Tenn. First Round | Wednesday G1: Missouri vs. Georgia, 6 p.m. G2: Texas A&M vs. Vanderbilt, 8:30 p.m. Second Round | Thursday G3: Florida vs. Arkansas, Noon G4: Auburn vs. G1 winner, 2:30 p.m. G5: Mississippi vs. Alabama, 6 p.m. G6: Mississippi State vs. G2 winner, 8:30 p.m. Quarterfinals | Friday G7: LSU vs. G3 winner, Noon G8: South Carolina vs. G4 winner, 2:30 p.m. G9: Kentucky vs. G5 winner, 6 p.m. G10: Tennessee vs. G6 winner, 8:30 p.m.

Champions League (Home teams listed first)

ROUND OF 16

First Leg Feb. 12 Manchester United (England) 0, Paris Saint-Germain (France) 2 Roma (Italy) 2, Porto (Portugal) 1 Feb. 13 Ajax Amsterdam (Netherlands) 1, Real Madrid (Spain) 2 Tottenham (England) 3, Borussia Dortmund (Germany) 0 Feb. 19 Liverpool (England) 0, Bayern Munich (Germany) 0 Lyon (France) 0, Barcelona (Spain) 0

Women’s NCAA auto bids Baylor, Big 12 Conference Belmont, Ohio Valley Conference Fordham, Atlantic 10 Conference Iowa, Big Ten Conference Mercer, Southern Conference Mississippi State, Southeastern Conference Notre Dame, Atlantic Coast Conference Quinnipiac, Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Stanford, Pac-12 Conference UConn, American Athletic Conference

TONIGHT

Mostly cloudy

Cloudy with a little rain WIND SSE 8-16 mph

WIND SE 8-16 mph

54°

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

REGIONAL OUTLOOK

Shown is today’s weather. Temperatures are today’s highs and tonight’s lows.

80

Peoria 55 74 Macomb 50/43 51/44 Bloomington Urbana 51/41 53/42

Kirksville 48/44

Quincy 49/44

Decatur 51/43 Springfield 57 51/44 Effingham 70 55 55/45

35

Columbia 70 51/47 St. Louis Mount Jefferson Vernon 54/46 City 54/47 55 53/49 Union 55/48 57 44 Rolla Carbondale 52/47 54/48 Farmington 51/46 Cape Girardeau 55/48 Springfield 51/50 Poplar Bluff West Plains 54/49 55 50/47

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RIVER AND LAKE LEVELS

Flood Stage 24 hour Stage (ft.) Mon. Change

Location

Missouri River Kansas City Jefferson City Hermann Washington St. Charles Mississippi River Hannibal Louisiana Dam 24 Dam 25 Grafton M.Price, Pool M.Price, Tail. St. Louis Chester Cape Girardeau Illinois River La Salle Peoria Beardstown

32 23 21 20 25

Meramec River Sullivan Valley Park Arnold Bourbeuse River Union Ohio River Cairo Lake Levels Kentucky Pool Wappapello Pool Clearwater Pool Lake Ozark Truman Lake Bull Shoals Table Rock Pomme de Terre Lake Shelbyville Rend Lake Mark Twain Lake Carlyle Lake

16 14.41 +0.81 15 12.81 +0.73 25 22.55 +0.48 26 22.82 +3.42 18 17.18 +0.76 419 413.46 -4.05 21 15.13 +3.84 30 19.46 +5.23 27 20.28 +2.87 32 27.63 +0.89 19.12 +3.38 15.84 +0.83 17.18 +0.92

Forecast Temperature

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359.16 356.59 495.44 654.02 708.67 664.66 915.09 842.09 595.79 409.65 608.85 445.08

-0.74 +0.35 +0.33 +0.02 +0.19 -0.30 +0.19 +0.01 +0.67 +0.08 +1.94 +0.32

Average High

80

40

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TEMPERATURE TRENDS

Daily Temperature

50

Flood Stage 24 hour Stage (ft.) Mon. Change

Location

18.22 +7.42 12.95 +3.93 14.81 +3.11 11.69 +1.90 17.30 +3.39

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Pitching Beck Cecil Hicks Kruczynski Leone Mikolas Meisinger Webb Wainwright Cervenka Hudson Shreve Flaherty Wacha Woodford Mayers Gant Hauschild Perez Reyes Brebbia Helsley Layne Miller Ponce de Leon Jones Gallegos Gomber Elledge Cabrera Team

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Chief Meteorologist Glenn Zimmerman

WIND NW 6-12 mph

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ALMANAC

Statistics through 5 p.m. Monday

Pollen Yesterday

Trees Weeds Grass Mold

Low - 7 Absent Absent Low - 384

Source: St. Louis County

Heating Degree Days Degree days are an indicator of energy needs. The more the total degree days, the more energy is necessary to heat.

Monday Month to date Normal month to date Since July 1 Normal since July 1

21 362 248 4116 3842

RealFeel Temperature® Today An exclusive index of effective temperature, wind, humidity, sunshine intensity, cloudiness, precipitation, pressure and elevation on the human body.

49° 4 p.m.

41° 8 p.m.

UV Index Today Shown is the highest value of the day.

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Today’s Air Quality

GS 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 2 0 2 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 17

2B 0 2 1 1 1 2 0 3 2 1 1 1 2 1 2 0 1 2 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 30

3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4

SV 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3

IP 5.2 2.0 2.0 2.0 4.0 5.0 6.0 5.0 9.0 4.0 7.2 3.1 13.0 9.0 6.0 4.2 8.0 4.0 2.0 2.0 4.2 4.2 5.1 3.2 7.2 4.1 3.2 7.0 2.0 3.0 150.2

HR 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 15

RBI 2 7 3 5 1 2 2 1 4 2 3 6 2 2 4 4 3 3 5 1 2 3 1 0 1 1 0 70

H 3 1 0 1 4 5 6 2 7 5 6 1 10 7 4 3 9 3 1 1 4 4 7 3 7 5 3 11 3 10 139

R 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 3 2 1 4 3 3 2 4 2 1 1 3 3 4 3 7 4 4 8 4 8 82

BB 3 2 0 3 1 6 2 1 0 1 1 6 1 0 0 5 2 2 4 0 3 3 3 0 1 3 3 59

SO 3 4 4 4 2 3 4 2 7 6 6 8 3 0 11 4 3 8 4 7 7 5 6 1 2 6 6 133

ER 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 2 1 4 3 2 2 4 2 1 1 3 3 4 3 7 4 4 8 3 7 76

HR 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 5 0 2 18

SB 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 9 BB 2 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 2 3 0 3 3 2 3 4 3 1 2 4 1 4 3 1 7 4 1 3 3 4 71

E 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 12 SO 5 1 7 2 2 1 5 7 6 6 6 0 19 7 4 3 4 2 0 1 6 4 8 5 6 4 9 3 2 2 138

FC Dallas at Columbus, 1 p.m. Vancouver at Houston, 2 p.m. San Jose at New York, 2:30 p.m. Montreal at Orlando City, 3 p.m. Real Salt Lake at D.C. United, 7 p.m. Minnesota United at LA Galaxy, 9:30 p.m. Sunday Los Angeles FC at New York City FC, 2 p.m. Portland at Cincinnati, 4 p.m. Philadelphia at Atlanta, 6 p.m. New England at Toronto FC, 6:30 p.m. Sporting K.C. at Colorado, 8 p.m.

English Premier League Saturday, March 16 Man United vs. Man City ppd. Bournemouth vs. Newcastle , 10 a.m. Watford vs. Southampton ppd. West Ham vs. Huddersfield , 10 a.m. Burnley vs. Leicester , 10 a.m. Wolverhampton vs. Arsenal ppd. Brighton vs. Cardiff ppd. Sunday, March 17 Tottenham vs. Crystal Palace ppd. Fulham vs. Liverpool, 9:15 a.m. Everton vs. Chelsea, 11:30 a.m.

HOLE IN ONE

Gateway National • Mike O’Neill, hole No. 12, 109 yards, gap wedge.

NATIONAL OUTLOOK

Winnipeg 32/18

Seattle 49/39

Montreal 32/18 Billings 41/22

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Skywatch Rise

Set

7:18 a.m. 10:44 a.m.

7:05 p.m. 12:03 a.m.

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Detroit 44/32

Denver 61/35

New York 45/31

Chihuahua 79/42

Warm front

City

Albany, N.Y. Albuquerque Anchorage Atlanta Austin Baltimore Birmingham Boise Boston Charleston, S.C. Charleston, W.Va. Charlotte Chicago Cincinnati Cleveland Dallas Daytona Beach Denver Des Moines Destin, Fla. Detroit Hartford Honolulu Houston Indianapolis Kansas City Las Vegas Little Rock

High: 92 McAllen, Texas

Miami 86/72

Monterrey 86/61

Today Wednesday Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W

National Extremes

Amsterdam Athens Baghdad Bangkok Beijing Berlin Buenos Aires Cairo Cancun Dublin Hong Kong Jerusalem Johannesburg London Madrid Mecca

Houston 79/68

Stationary front

38/19/pc 63/36/t 39/28/c 70/51/pc 76/63/sh 49/30/s 71/57/c 46/27/r 43/28/s 69/45/s 52/32/s 63/39/pc 51/41/pc 51/38/s 41/29/s 65/58/c 73/59/pc 61/35/c 44/41/r 71/63/pc 44/32/s 42/22/pc 81/70/sh 79/68/c 51/39/pc 53/50/r 66/47/s 62/55/c

Washington 51/34

Atlanta 70/51

El Paso 72/46

Cold front

Toronto 38/24

Kansas City 53/50

Los Angeles 71/51

City

Good Moderate Unhealthy Unhealthy Very Hazardous (sensitive) Unhealthy

Minneapolis 41/36

Chicago 51/41

Forecast index based on presence of manmade particulates affecting aspects of human health.

Sun Moon

G 5 2 2 1 4 2 6 5 3 4 3 4 4 3 3 4 3 3 1 2 4 4 5 4 3 5 3 3 2 4 17

Saturday Seattle at Chicago, Noon

San Francisco 58/46

Temperature High/low 52°/35° Normal high/low 54°/35° Last year high/low 45°/31° Record high 85° (1972) Record low 8° (1948) Precipitation 24 hrs through 5 p.m. Mon. Trace Month to date (normal) 1.50” (1.01”) Year to date (normal) 7.99” (5.65”) Record for this date 2.26” (1977)

0

ERA 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.50 1.80 2.00 2.25 2.35 2.70 2.77 3.00 3.00 3.86 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 5.79 5.79 6.75 7.36 8.22 8.31 9.82 10.29 13.50 21.00 4.54

H 3 12 5 7 7 8 6 5 7 7 3 7 5 1 7 5 3 6 6 5 5 4 4 1 1 1 1 140

Shown are noon positions of precipitation. Temperature bands are highs for the day.

Sunny and chilly

40° noon

L 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 1 8

R 0 2 0 4 0 3 4 3 4 3 2 7 3 1 2 5 0 4 3 3 2 3 2 1 0 1 3 71

Much of the eastern half of the nation will be dry and seasonable today. A major storm will spread showers and thunderstorms over the Southwest and central Plains with severe weather over the southern Plains. A blizzard will evolve over the central Rockies tonight. Coastal rain and inland snow are in store for the Northwest.

SATURDAY

30° 8 a.m.

AB 7 32 14 20 20 23 18 17 24 24 11 27 20 4 29 21 13 27 27 25 27 22 25 7 11 20 21 561

Major League Soccer

66° 57° 64° 38° 45° 29° 48° 31°

A massive storm is building in the western states, and we get a piece of it today... with a larger piece tomorrow. Spots of rain late today with temperatures in the 50s this afternoon. Storms tomorrow.

Joplin 54/52

AVG .429 .375 .357 .350 .350 .348 .333 .294 .292 .292 .273 .259 .250 .250 .241 .238 .231 .222 .222 .200 .185 .182 .160 .143 .091 .050 .048 .250

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Cloudy and windy Mostly sunny and Cloudy, breezy and cooler windy WIND WIND WIND WNW 12-25 mph SSE 12-25 mph SW 20-30 mph

46°

Kansas City 53/50

Batting Gyorko Ravelo Pena Edman Munoz Goldschmidt Arozarena Sosa Urias Wong Hurst O’Neill Knizner J. Martinez Robinson Carpenter Wieters Carlson Schrock Fowler J. Martinez DeJong Bader Molina Hudson Ozuna Garcia Team

Feb. 20 Atletico Madrid (Spain) 2, Juventus (Italy) 0 Schalke (Germany) 2, Manchester City (England) 3 Second leg March 5 Borussia Dortmund (Germany) 0, Tottenham (England) 1, Tottenham advanced on 4-0 aggregate Real Madrid (Spain) 1, Ajax Amsterdam (Netherlands) 4, Ajax advanced on 5-3 aggregate March 6 Paris Saint-Germain (France) 1, Manchester United (England) 3, 3-3 aggregate; Manchester United advanced 3-2 away goals Porto (Portugal) 3, Roma (Italy) 1, Porto advanced on 4-3 aggregate Tuesday Juventus (Italy) vs. Atletico Madrid (Spain), 3 p.m. Manchester City (England) vs. Schalke (Germany), 3 p.m. Wednesday Barcelona (Spain) vs. Lyon (France), 3 p.m. Bayern Munich (Germany) vs. Liverpool (England), 3 p.m.

SOCCER

ST. LOUIS FIVE-DAY FORECAST TODAY

CARDINALS SPRING AVERAGES

Men’s national scores

Semifinals | Saturday G7 winner vs. G8 winner, Noon G9 winner vs. G10 winner, 2:30 p.m. • Championship | Sunday, noon

FOOTBALL | National Football League CAROLINA — Signed S Colin Jones to a two-year contract. CHICAGO — Re-signed TE Ben Braunecker to a two-year contract. CINCINNATI — Re-signed S Brandon Wilson to a one-year contract. CLEVELAND — Terminated the contract of TE Darren Fells. DETROIT — Signed WR Danny Amendola. Released CB Nevin Lawson. HOUSTON — Re-signed DE Angelo Blackson, WR DeAndre Cater and DE Joel Heath. MINNESOTA — Terminated the contract of OL Mike Remmers. Declined the 2019 option on S Andrew Sendejo. Tendered contracts to S Anthony Harris and OT Rashod Hill. NEW ORLEANS — Agreed to terms with LB Craig Robertson on a two-year contract extension and S Chris Banjo on a three-year contract extension NY GIANTS — Re-signed C Spencer Pulley. PHILADELPHIA — Re-signed OL Jason Peters. TENNESSEE — Agreed to terms with S Kenny Vaccaro on a multiyear contract and RB David Fluellen on a one-year contract.

M 2 • TUeSDAy • 03.12.2019

44/33/s 52/29/sh 40/29/sn 69/57/pc 79/50/r 55/40/pc 73/63/c 45/25/pc 46/35/pc 69/54/s 66/49/pc 63/50/c 56/52/sh 63/54/c 52/46/sh 72/50/r 76/61/pc 39/22/sn 58/45/r 70/66/c 48/43/r 46/33/s 82/69/pc 75/63/t 60/54/c 60/39/r 60/42/s 66/56/t

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Rain

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Today Wednesday Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W

71/51/s 56/44/pc 65/56/c 86/72/pc 45/40/s 41/36/c 77/58/pc 63/49/s 73/64/c 45/31/s 56/50/t 47/44/r 78/62/pc 47/30/s 63/52/t 42/27/s 40/19/s 50/38/sh 64/43/pc 49/30/pc 77/65/c 66/56/pc 58/46/pc 49/39/sh 82/66/pc 60/46/t 51/34/s 56/53/t

68/48/s 69/57/c 72/62/t 81/72/pc 47/45/r 44/37/r 77/65/c 72/62/c 79/68/c 47/39/pc 64/40/r 58/41/r 80/61/pc 51/39/s 66/44/pc 53/43/c 41/29/pc 51/35/pc 62/38/s 38/30/sn 80/54/t 65/51/s 61/45/s 52/38/pc 83/66/pc 61/37/pc 57/45/s 66/37/r

Monday in the 48 contiguous states Low: -27 West Yellowstone, Mont.

WORLD FORECAST

Today Wednesday Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W

48/42/r 63/47/r 77/53/s 100/77/s 52/32/pc 46/38/r 69/56/r 77/61/s 86/75/s 47/41/sh 72/66/s 67/49/pc 78/57/pc 50/40/r 71/42/pc 99/68/pc

48/43/t 53/43/sh 80/58/c 98/79/pc 61/34/pc 48/39/sh 74/57/c 72/56/pc 85/75/s 49/43/sh 73/65/sh 67/44/s 83/60/s 53/45/sh 59/34/pc 97/71/s

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Today Wednesday Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W

83/50/pc 32/18/pc 32/20/sf 82/71/pc 86/56/pc 81/59/pc 56/39/r 87/77/pc 59/37/s 82/70/pc 89/57/s 47/32/pc 91/68/s 59/48/s 38/24/pc 46/32/pc

83/51/pc 38/28/c 30/19/sn 80/68/pc 85/59/s 78/58/pc 52/43/sh 93/79/t 59/42/sh 84/71/s 88/56/s 45/28/s 74/70/c 61/42/s 40/35/c 47/34/pc

W-weather, s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, i-ice, r-rain, t-thunderstorms, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow