An umpire dusts off home plate. © Can Stock Photo / ca2hill

SCOREBOARD OCT. 9

MLB First round playoffs

Boston 16 New York Yankees 1

(Red Sox lead 2-1)

L.A. Dodgers 6 Atlanta 2

(Dodgers win 3-1, play Milwaukee in N.L.C. S)

Houston 11 Cleveland 3

(Astros win 3-0, play winner of Yankees-Boston series)

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NHL

Anaheim 3 Detroit 2 (SO)

Buffalo 4 Vegas 2

Boston 6 Ottawa 3

New York Islanders 4 San Jose 0

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OHL

Peterborough 4 North Bay 1

Sarnia in London Friday night

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NFL

New Orleans 43 Washington 19

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CFL

Saskatchewan 10 Edmonton 12

Calgary 12 Montreal 6