Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2:15 PM ET on Monday, July 17

July. 17 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2:15 PM ET on Monday:

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MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

Red Sox's Rodriguez returns to face Blue Jays

BOSTON -- Eduardo Rodriguez's return to the rotation figures to be a boost for the Boston Red Sox, who begin a four-game series at Fenway Park against the Toronto Blue Jays. (BBO-REDSOX-BLUEJAYS-FIRSTLEDE-WRITETHRU, expect ASAP after 7:10 p.m. ET game, The Sports Xchange, by Mike Shalin, 750 words)

Rockies recalibrate for start of Padres series

DENVER – Colorado’s starters were rocked by the New York Mets coming out of the All-Star break but the Rockies have a chance to salvage their seven-game homestand with the San Diego Padres coming to town. (BBO-ROCKIES-PADRES-FIRSTLEDE-WRITETHRU, expect ASAP after 8:40 p.m. ET start, The Sports Xchange, 750 words)

MLB notebook

News and notes from around the league. (MLB-NOTEBOOK, expect by 8 p.m. ET, by The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

MLB roundup

Capsule recaps of Monday games. (MLB-ROUNDUP, expect by 8 p.m. ET, will be led with West Coast games, by The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

The Sports Xchange covers all MLB games. Monday schedule:

Washington at Cincinnati 12:35 p.m.

Milwaukee at Pittsburgh 7:05 p.m.

Texas at Baltimore 7:05 p.m.

Philadelphia at Miami 7:10 p.m.

St. Louis at N.Y. Mets 7:10 p.m.

Toronto at Boston 7:10 p.m.

Chicago Cubs at Atlanta 7:35 p.m.

Seattle at Houston 8:10 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees at Minnesota 8:10 p.m.

Detroit at Kansas City 8:15 p.m.

San Diego at Colorado 8:40 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Oakland 10:05 p.m.

Cleveland at San Francisco 10:15 p.m.

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

New faces at Texas, Oklahoma, Baylor revive Big 12

New coaches at Texas (Tom Herman), Oklahoma (33-year-old Lincoln Riley) and Baylor (Matt Rhule) bring new blood to the big names in the Big 12. (FBC-NEWS-BIG12MEDIADAYS, expect by 7 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, by Steve Habel, 700 words)

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NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION

Rockets add Mbah a Moute

Luc Mbah a Moute joined the Houston Rockets on a one-year deal. (NBA-ROCKETS-NEWS-MBAHAMOUTE,moved, The Sports Xchange, 277 words)

NBA notebook

News and notes from around the league. (NBA-NOTEBOOK, expect by 8 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

Vegas signs RFAs Reinhart, Leipsic

The Vegas Golden Knights signed defenseman Griffin Reinhart and forward Brendan Leipsic to two-year contracts. (HKN-DEVILS-NEWS-HISCHIER moved, The Sports Xchange, 415 words)

NHL notebook

News and notes from around the league. (NHL-NOTEBOOK, expect by 7:45 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, 375 words)

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NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

NFLDraftScout.com is on the move.

Check out the early look at the Class of 2018 and a new partnership with the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Cousins, Redskins unlikely to agree to deal

Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins is not expected to sign a long-term deal by Monday's deadline to sign franchise players to long-term contracts. (FBN-REDSKINS-NEWS-COUSINS, The Sports Xchange, moved, will be led by 4 p.m. ET contract deadline, 600 words)

Elliott involved in bar altercation

Multiple outlets reported Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was involved in a bar altercation on Sunday night. No police report or complaint had been filed as of Monday morning. (FBN-COWBOYS-NEWS-ELLIOTT, The Sports Xchange, moved, 350 words)

NFL notebook

News and notes from around the NFL. (NFL-NOTEBOOK, The Sports Xchange, expect by 8 p.m. ET, 500 words)

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GOLF

Royal Birkdale presents firm but fair challenge for Open

When the 146th Open Championship is contested this week at Royal Birkdale Golf Club, it will be only the 10th time it is played on the links course in Southport, England. Although Royal Birkdale is a favorite of the players, it seems the course is a bit underrated when compared to St. Andrews, Muirfield and Turnberry. (GLF-INSIDETHEROPES-OPENCHAMPIONSHIP, moved, The Sports Xchange, by Tom LaMarre, 985 words)

ALSO: Day, Sergio grouped at Open; Spieth paired with defending champ Stenson

LPGA to fine players for short skirts, ‘plunging’ necklines

There’s a $1,000 fine for “plunging necklines” and the LPGA also defined the type of dress permitted at pro-am parties in a dress code that will be enforced starting this week at the Marathon Classic at Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio. (GLF-NOTEBOOK, moved, The Sports Xchange, by Tom LaMarre, 650 words)

World Rankings: Woods out of top 1,000

For the first time in his professional golf career, Tiger Woods is ranked outside the top 1,000. (GLF-PGA-NEWS-WOODS, moved, The Sports Xchange, 425 words)

Golf Glance

Capsule previews of the week ahead in professional golf. (GLF-PGA-RECAP-GLANCE, moved, The Sports Xchange, 425 words)

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AUTO RACING

NASCAR takes New Hampshire

NASCAR columnist Jonathan Ingram’s latest look at the Monster Energy Cup Series after Denny Hamlin took New Hampshire on Sunday. (CAR-NASCAR-COLUMN, expect by 4 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, by Jonathan Ingram, 900 words)

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MOTOR RACING

Hamilton closes the gap on Vettel with British GP win

SILVERSTONE, England - We follow up on Lewis Hamilton's victory at the British Grand Prix which closed the gap on championship leader Sebastian Vettel to a single point. (MOTOR-F1-BRITAIN/ (PIX, TV), 400 words)

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