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Pineda pounded as Yankees lose to Orioles

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Auto Racing

5 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One Malaysia Grand Prix qualifying from Selangor.

10:30 a.m., CNBC — NASCAR Sprint Cup Citizen Soldier 400 practice from Dover, Del.

11 a.m., FS1 — IMSA Petit Le Mans from Braselton, Ga.

1:30 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Citizen Soldier 400 final practice from Dover, Del.

3 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity Drive Sober 200 from Dover, Del.

8:30 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Truck DC Solar 350 from Las Vegas.

2 a.m. (Sunday), FS1 — NHRA Keystone Nationals qualifying from Reading, Pa. (taped today)

2:30 a.m. (Sunday), NBCSN — Formula One Malaysia Grand Prix from Selangor.    

Baseball

1 p.m., Ch. 61, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies.

4 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: Baltimore Orioles at New York Yankees.

4 p.m., FS1 — MLB: Cleveland Indians at Kansas City Royals.

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox.

Basketball

7:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA preseason: Golden State Warriors vs. Toronto Raptors from Vancouver, British Columbia.

Football

Noon, Ch. 8 — NCAA: Texas at Oklahoma State.

Noon, ESPN — NCAA: Notre Dame vs. Syracuse from East Rutherford, N.J.

Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA: Miami at Georgia Tech.

Noon, ESPNU — NCAA: Northwestern at Iowa.

Noon, ESPNEWS — NCAA: Southern Methodist at Temple.

Noon, CBSSN — NCAA: Central Florida at East Carolina.

Noon, FS1 — NCAA: Baylor at Iowa State.

Noon, SNY — NCAA: Georgia State at Appalachian State.

12:30 p.m., WCCT — NCAA: Virginia at Duke.

1:30 p.m., WXLM (980-AM) — NCAA: Maine Maritime at Coast Guard.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA: Tennessee at Georgia.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Wisconsin at Michigan.

3:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: North Carolina at Florida State.

3:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Illinois at Nebraska.

3:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Navy at Air Force.

3:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Kansas State at West Virginia.

5 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Oklahoma at Texas Christian.

7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Kentucky at Alabama.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Memphis at Mississippi.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: South Florida at Cincinnati.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Western Michigan at Central Michigan.

7:30 p.m., SNY — NCAA: Tulane at Massachusetts. (taped today)

8 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Louisville at Clemson.

8 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA: San Diego State at South Alabama.

8:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Arizona State at Soluthern California.

10:15 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Utah State at Boise State.

10:15 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Wyoming at Colorado State.

10:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Arizona at UCLA.

10:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Fresno State at UNLV.

Golf

9 a.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Ryder Cup from Chaska, Minn.

11:30 a.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Reignwood Classic from Beijing. (taped today)

Horse Racing

5:30 p.m., NBCSN — Joe Hirsch Turf Classic and Vosburgh Stakes from Elmont, N.Y.; Awesome Again Stakes, Zenyatta Stakes and FrontRunner Stakes from Arcadia, Calif.

Mixed Martial Arts

9 p.m., FS1 — UFC Fight Night preliminaries from Portland, Ore.

11 p.m., FS1 — UFC Fight Night: John Lineker vs. John Dodson from Portland, Ore.

Rugby

8 p.m., NBCSN — English Premiership: Bath at Gloucester. (taped today)

Soccer

7:30 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Liverpool at Swansea City.

8:55 a.m., FS1 — Women's U17 World Cup: Nigeria vs. Brazil from Amman, Jordan.

10 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Chelsea at Hull City

7:30 p.m., CSN — MLS: Sporting Kansas City at New England Revolution.