Sports on TV for Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

By From page B10 | August 15, 2014

TV sports

Auto racing

•NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Pure Michigan 400, at Brooklyn, Mich., FS1, 9 a.m.

•NASCAR, Truck Series, practice for Careers for Veterans 200, at Brooklyn, Mich., FS1, 10:30 a.m.

•NASCAR, Truck Series, final practice for Careers for Veterans 200, at Brooklyn, Mich., FS1, noon

•NASCAR, Sprint Cup, pole qualifying for Pure Michigan 400, at Brooklyn, Mich., FS1, 1:30 p.m.


Little League World Series

•Vancouver, B.C. vs. Guadalupe, Mexico, at South Williamsport, Pa., ESPN, 10 a.m.

•Philadelphia vs. Nashville, at South Williamsport, Pa., ESPN, noon

•Tokyo vs. Maracaibo, Venezuela, at South Williamsport, Pa., ESPN2, 2 p.m.

•Pearland, Texas vs. Cumberland, R.I., at South Williamsport, Pa., ESPN, 5 p.m.


•Chicago Cubs at N.Y. Mets, WGN, 4 p.m.

•Seattle at Detroit, MLB, 4 p.m., or Oakland at Atlanta, MLB, 4:30 p.m.

•Oakland at Atlanta, CSNCA, 4:30 p.m.

•Philadelphia at San Francisco, Ch. 31 (KMAX), 7 p.m., ch. 36 (KICU), 10 p.m. (taped)


•Oklahoma City at Fresno, CHN, 7 p.m.


•Cal Ripkin World Series, semifinals, CBSSN, 4:30 p.m.



•U-17 World Championship, semifinals, at Dubai, U.A.E., ESPNU, 7:45 a.m.


•Minnesota at San Antonio, NBATV, 5 p.m.

•Seattle at Los Angeles, NBATV, 7:30 p.m.


•Lightweights, Rustam Nugaev (27-6-1) vs. Denis Shafikov (33-1-1), at Santa Ynez, ESPN2, 6 p.m.


NFL preseason

•Philadelphia at New England, NFL, 4:30 p.m.

•Detroit at Oakland, Ch. 58 (KQCA), 7 p.m.

•San Diego at Seattle, NFL, 7:30 p.m. (joined in progress)


•European PGA Tour, Made in Denmark, second round, part II, at Farso, Denmark, GOLF, 6:30 a.m.

•LPGA, Wegmans Championship, second round, at Pittsford, N.Y., GOLF, 9:30 a.m.

•PGA Tour, Wyndham Championship, second round, at Greensboro, N.C., GOLF, noon

•Champions Tour, Dick’s Sporting Goods Open, first round, at Endicott, N.Y., GOLF, 3:30 p.m. (taped)

•USGA, U.S. Amateur Championship, quarterfinal matches, at Atlanta, GOLF, 5:30 p.m. (taped)


•College National Finals, at Casper, Wyo., ESPNU, 4 p.m.



•Trofeo Carranza, Cadiz vs. Club Atletico de Madrid, BEIN, 9:25 a.m.

•Trofeo Carranza, Sevilla vs. Sampdoria, BEIN, 12:55 p.m.

•Liga MX, Querétaro vs. Veracruz, ch. 60 (KSTV), 5:25 p.m.

•MLS, Philadelphia at Houston, NBCSN, 6 p.m.

•LIga MX, Jaguares vs. Tijuana, ch. 60 (KSTV), 7:30 p.m.


•ATP/WTA, Western & Southern Open, men’s and women’s quarterfinals, at Cincinnati, ESPN2, 8 p.m.

•ATP, Western & Southern Open, men’s quarterfinals, at Cincinnati, ESPN2, 4 p.m.

•WTA, Western & Southern Open, women’s quarterfinals, at Cincinnati, TENNIS, 6 p.m.

Local sports

•No events scheduled

Paul Farmer

Paul Farmer is a 1985 graduate of Brigham Young University. The Suisun City resident has been with the Daily Republic Sports Department since 1989 and has served as sports editor since 2007. He and his wife Jackie have four children.

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