UNDATED (AP) — The question of who will win the American and National League Cy Young Awards will be answered early this evening. The finalists for the AL award are Corey Kluber (KLOO’-bur) of the Indians, Felix Hernandez of the Mariners and Chris Sale of the White Sox. The three men under consideration for the NL award are Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers, Johnny Cueto (KWAY’-toh) of the Reds and Adam Wainwright of the Cardinals.
UNDATED (AP) — The American and National League managers of the year were announced yesterday and the winners were Baltimore’s Buck Showalter and Washington’s Matt Williams. This is the third time Showalter has been so honored while Williams is a winner after his rookie season of managing.
UNDATED (AP) — The new College Football Playoff rankings are out and Mississippi State remains No. 1 while Oregon moved up to No. 2. Florida State has dropped from second to third and TCU is fourth.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks may have to face the Los Angeles Kings this evening without right wing Corey Perry and defenseman Francois Beauchemin (fran-SWAH’ BOH’-sheh-mihn). They both missed practice yesterday due to a viral gland infection. They are being kept away from their teammates with the contagious condition. Both are undergoing further tests.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The NBA has reviewed the video of Monday’s win by the Cavaliers over the Pelicans and decided to strip LeBron James of his triple-double. James originally was credited with 32 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, but the league has taken away one rebound and one assist after reviewing game video. He has 37 career triple-doubles.