Best 15-Minutes-Friday-10/9

Posted by on October 9th, 2015  •  0 Comments  • 

—–(Baseball)—–

 

Dodgers-Mets…Game 1-NL Divisional Series…Clayton Kershaw-vs-Jacob deGrom….Kershaw’s stats staggering….Since June 27th….(18G)…(11-2 record…1.25ERA…169-strikeouts-132-innings)…Kershaw (1-5) career-postseason …Yasiel Puig (hamstring)..Adrian Gonzalez (back) will start and play….deGrom (14-8)…2.54ERA…205-strikeouts….Dodgers won 5-of-6 at end of season…Mets looked tired -losing 5-of-6.

Dodgers…Legendary broadcaster Vin Scully to miss entire postseason…was scheduled to work games on radio…had non-life threatening surgery…will return to broadcast in 2016….Dodgers leave reliever Joel Peralta off playoff roster.

Cardinals-Cubs…Game 1-NLDS….John Lackey (13-10)-vs-Jon Lester (11-12)…Cardinals went (100-62)….Cubs (98-65) coming off Wildcard win…Cardinals leave 1B-Matt Adams off playoff roster-quad issues.

Texas-Toronto…Game 2-ALDS…Cole Hamels-vs-Marcus Stroman…Hamels (7-1) since trade from Phillies…Stroman missed midseason-arm problems.

Astros-Royals…Game 2-ALDS…Matchup of  2-struggling pitchers-Scott Kazmir-vs-Johnny Cueto…Kazmir (7-11) 3.10….but won just 1-of-last 12-starts…..Cueto (11-13) 3.44ERA….won just 2-of last 9-starts.

 

(Scoreboard)

Rangers-W-Toronto (5-3)…Rougned Odor-Roger Chirinos hits HRs off David Price….Rangers got 4-quality innings of relief from bullpen….Price now (0-6) in postseason of career….Toronto SS-Josh Donaldson hit in head on double play at 2nd base…..Jose Bautista hobbled with hamstring cramp…..Rangers-Adrian Beltre-back spasms.

Royals-L-Astros (5-2)…George Springer-Colby Rasmus HRs in Kansas City….Yordano Ventura roughed up early in game by Houston….Kendry Morales 2-solo homers for KC in loss.

Pirates…SS-Sean Rodriguez apologizes for angry ejection-punch thrown in bench clearing incident-temper tantrum in Buccos dugout…during playoff loss to Cubs.

 

——(Football)——

 

Chargers-Steelers….Monday Night Football matchup….Bolts without 10-players-did not practice or limited in practice with concussions-injuries….

Colts-W-Houston (27-20)….Matt Hassleback throws 2-TD’s Andre Johnson…Frank Gore (98Y) rushing pace Colts win….Brian Hoyer comes off bench-throws (312Y) passing…completed 17-of-18 in comeback attempt till late interception…Colts won 3-in row….Texas (1-3)…wasted 440Y-offensive night.

 

(Schedule)

Broncos-Raiders…Derek Carr-vs-Broncos blitz.

Patriots-Dallas..New England tries to go (4-0).

Seahawks-Cincinnati…Andy Dalton (23-10-1) at home..Russell Wilson 18-QBX.

Saints-Eagles…Both teams (1-3).

Rams-Green Bay….Aaron Rodgers vs strong Rams pass rush.

Bills-Titans…Marcus Mairota-meet-Buffalo blitz.

Arizona-Detroit…Cardinals try to bounce back after loss.

49ers-Giants…Colin Kaeperneck tries stop 3-game losing streak.

Chiefs-Bears…Both teams staggering (1-3) starts.

Falcons-Redskins…Atlanta explosive offense tries go (5-0)

Browns-Ravens…Both teams struggling

Tampa Bay-Jaguars…Jameis Winston-7 interceptions already.

 

(NFL)

Cowboys…NFL upset with Greg Hardy statement-coming out ‘guns ablazing’ after domestic abuse suspension ends.

Lions…Owner Mary Ford upset at blown officials calls…’egregious’ …in last week’s loss.

Browns..CB-Tramon Williams says NFL admitted it blew offside call on missed field goal in final seconds of Chargers game-gave San Diego extra kick to win game.

Miami….Fire Defensive Coordinator Kevin Coyle as shakeup of Joe Philbin staff continue.

Green Bay…former head coach Lindy Infante passes at (75)

 

(Teams)

Browns…Move CB-Justin Gilbert-lst round pick from CB-to-WR.

Lions..LB-DeAndre Levy-out all year hip issues-cleared to play.

 

(College)

Maryland..Reports Coach Randy Edsall will be fired after this weekends game with Ohio State…(22-33) with Terps.

 

(Scoreboard)

Washington-W-USC…(17-12)….Stunning upset in LA…Huskies defense picked off Cody Kessler twice…UW-RB-Miles Haskins (134Y) rushing…..Trojans (1-13) on third downs….never found any rythm.

(Schedule)

Cal-Utah…Golden Bears (5-0)…Utes (4-0)…Matchup QB-Jared Goff-Travis Wilson.

Arizona State-Colorado

Oregon-Washington State..Cougars QB-Luke Falk red-hot.

Arizona-Oregon State…Wildcats get injured QB-Anu Solomon back on field.

 

Aztecs-Hawaii…SDSU faces Matt Wittek-ex-USC-QB-starter for UH.

Boise State-Colorado State..Broncos (4-1) vs Rams (2-3)

New Mexico-Nevada…Lobs off to impressive (3-2) start.

UNLV-San Jose State

Wyoming-Air Force…Cowboys off to (0-5) start.

Fresno State-Utah State..Bulldogs disappointing (1-4).

 

#1-Ohio State-vs-Maryland.

#2-TCU-vs-Kansas State..Frogs (5-0)..KState (3-2)

#3-Baylor-vs-Kansas

#4 Michigan State-vs-Rutgers.

Michigan-vs-Northwestern…Wolverines won 4-row.

 

—–(Basketball)—–

Lakers-L-Toronto….Kyle Lowry goes for (27P) for Raptors…Lou Williams (19P) off bench…Julius Randle (17P)…Kobe Bryant (16P)…..Lakers fall (0-3) preseason.

Matt Barnes…No criminal charges after fight with Knicks coach Derek Fisher at home of Barns ex-wife….Barnes tweeted beat up Fisher and spit on ex-wife.

Indiana….F-Chase Budinger-hamstring

NBA-Union….Meets with NBA to discuss “Health Screening Program” for veteran players who retire from game.

 

—–(Hockey)—–

San Diego Gulls…AHL Debut tomorrow nite vs Grand Rapids….Gulls roster includes 3-#1 picks….4-young defenseman….2-NHL goalies.

LA Kings-Arizona Coyotes…Home opener for Kings at Staples Center.

 

Ottawa-W-Buffalo…Spoil debut Sabres rookie Jack Eichel-did score goal.

Edmonton-L-St. Louis…Top pick Connor McDavid only 2-shots on goal-lost 10-of-12 faceoffs.

Dallas-W-Pittsburgh…Stars shutout Pens lineup of Crosby-Malkin-Kessell.

 

—–(General)—–

Chase for Championship….Charlotte 500…Matt Kenseth-Kyle Busch will start 1-2 on Sunday.

FIFA…Expels Sepp Blatter-Michel Platini-Jerome Valcke from day-to-day business operations of soccer govening body…..UEFA-European Federation refuses to accept ban-says Platini will remain its President….FIFA suspends Chinese rep Ching Moong-joon for 6-years for taking part in money laundering scandal.

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