Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Friday

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Padres-Milwaukee. (8-4)…Hunter Renfroe Grand Slam HR in 9th inning after Corey Knebel walked 3-batters in row to start 9th inning…..Franmill Reyes HR in 9th also….Brewers turned 4-double plays in game till bullpen blow up in 9th….Padres win 4-of-7 on road trip

Padres-Phillies….Friday night matchup…Jacob Nix makes MLB debut-vs-Zach Eflin (8-3)….Nix had (2.05-ERA) at AA-San Antonio.

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Dodgers-W-Colorado (8-5)..Brian Dozier 2R-HR…Chris Taylor HR both in 9th inning…..Cody Bellinger 2R-HR..Max Muncy HR…Joc Pederson HR earlier…Dodgers (44-30) stretch…..Rockies lost 7-of-9……….

LA-Rockies…..Friday pitchers-Kenta Maeda (7-7)-vs-Jon Gray (9-7).

Dodgers…Acrivate P-Ross Stripling from DL
Dodgers..Option P-Pat Vendetta back to AAA
Dodgers…Send Ps-Josh Fields-Hyun Jin Ryu out on rehab outings
Dodgers..P-Julio Urias-rehab-velocity down to 88mph.

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Angels….Off day on Thursday.

Angels-A’ts…Friday matchup…Brett Anderson (2-3)-vs-Felix Pena I(-3)

Angels…DL-P-Nick Tropeano-shoulder issues
Angels..Callup P-Williams Jerez from AAA.

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(Scoreboard)

Boston-L-Toronto..Justin Smoak RBI single-RBI double….Red Sox (80-35)

Yankees-W-Texas….Neal Walker 2-solo HRs….NY hits 5-HRs in game….NY (3-5) skid

Washington-W-Atlanta…Michael Taylor HR…Danile Murphy RBI-double…Nats won 7-of-10

Indians-W-Twins..Yonder Alonso HR..Francisco Lindor 3-RBIs..Tribe won 10-of-114

Orioles-L-Tampa Bay…..Jake Bauers 3RBIs……Baltimore (35-80)

Astros-L-Seattle…Mariners hit 3HRs off Justin Verlander in 2-innings… Houston (73-43)…..Mariners lost 6-of-9.

Pirates-W-Giants…David Freese 3R-HR…Josh Bell HR..Einar Diaz 2R-HR..

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(Roster Moves)

Blue Jays-Tigers..Toronto sells P-Nick Tepesch to Detroit.

Phillies..Callup P-enyel De Los Santos.

Royals..Release P-Mike Mariot

Indians..Release P-Zach McAllister.

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(Injuries)

Indians…DL-OF-Leonys Martin-stomach virus

Pirates..DL-SS-Sean Rodriguez-hamstring
Pirates..Activate 1B-Josh Bell from DL.

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……….(Football)………….

Chargers-Arizona…….Preseason opener in Phoenix-Saturday…
..DE-Joey Bosa will not play due to strained foot..
..DE-Issac Rochelle to start in place of Bosa-imprxessive camp.
..LB-Kyzer White to get long look….along with LB-Uchenna Nwosu from USC
..1st round pick Derwin James makes debut at safety….
..WR-Mike Williams to likely start after rookie season of injuries….
..Veteran OC-Mike Pouncey makes debut
..Geno Smith-Cardale Jones begin battle for backup QB job

Denver-Minnesota…..Saturday preseason game….Debut QBs-Case Keenum for Broncos and Kirk Cousins-Vikings.

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(Schedule)-Friday

..Raiders-Detroit…Jon Gruden debut…Unveil WRs-Jody Nelson-Martavis Bryant…RB-Doug Martin….7-free agents on defense.

..Atlanta-Jets..Sam Darnold debut at QB…Ted Bridgewater to play too.

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(Scoreboard)

Colts-W-Seahawks..Indy led 19-10 at press time…QB-Andrew Luck (6-9) 64Y in 1st start…Adam Vinatieri 3FGs….Rashaad Penny (8C-16Y)(2Rec-7Y) in debut

Steelers-W-Eagles..QB-Mason Rudolph (101P)..Steelers (252Y) passing..JuJu Smith 71Y-TD catch..Pittsburgh defense 4-takeaways-2 sacks-

Carolina-W-Buffalo..Panthers (289Y) passing…QB-Nathan Peterman-Bills (9-10)..119Y-1 TD

Bears-L-Bengals..Jay Driskill (140Y) passing…33Y-TD pass late 4th quarter in Cinn win….Tyler Bray ((219Y)passing..RB-Ryan Nall (95Y) rushing..

Tampa Bay-W-Mimai..QB-Ryan Griffin (20-26) 179Y-TD for Bucs..Jameis Winston (11-13) 102Y-passing..Brock Osweiler (10-21) passing for Mimai..

Giants-L-Browns..QB-Baker Mayfield (221P-2TD) in Cleveland win..Antonio Calloway 54Y-TD catch..Saquon Barkley 33Y-run on 1st carry…QB-Davis Webb (9-22).

Titans-L-Packers..QBs-Brett Hundley-DeShone Kizer combined (243Y) passing for Packers…GBay (356Y) passing…QB-Luke Falk (9-18) 105P..

Saints-W-Jaguars..Saints QB-Taysom Hill (72P-52 rushing)..NOrleans deense 5-sacks-fumble recovery..

Patriots-W-Redskins..Ralph Webb-RB-2 4th quarter rushing TDs…Bryan Hoyer (147P) for Pats…Colt McCoy (189P-2TD) for Washington…

Rams-L-Ravens..Robert Griffin-Lamar Jackson combine (207Y) passing…Ravens outgunned Rams (301-60) at halftime..won game (33-7)..Sean Mannion (3-13) passing.

Cowboys-W-49ers…Bo Scarborough-Michael Gallup score TDs…QB-Cooper Rush (145Y) passing for Dallas…CJ Beathard (181Y) passing for Niners….

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(Injuries)

Redskins..RB-Derrious Grice knee injury in debut for Washington.

Vikings…OG-Nick Easton to miss season-surgery herniated disc in neck
Chiefs…S-Daniel Sorenson-possible knee scope-cartilage-could be out 6W.

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(College)

Aztecs….Hold 1st scrimmage of preseason camp on Friday at Miramar…Young QBs-led by Marc Salazar and 4-young backup RBs to get bulk of action.

Nebraska….17-year old girl arrested for part of theft of 165,000 worth of sports memorabilia from home of coach Scott Frost.

Heart of Dallas Bowl….considering asking permission to move from Cotton Bowl to another city….drew old 20,000-announced last December…..turnout might have even only 2,000.

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……..(Basketball)………….

San Antonio…..Kawhi Leonard pens short thank you note to Spurs and fans for its support over his career in San Antonio….Praises coach Greg Popovic despite ugly parting with team.

Dallas…sign FA-G-Devin Harris.

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………….(Hockey)………….

Ducks….1st round draft pick Issac Lundestrom will return to play in Sweden next season at age 19…..will not play for San Diego Gulls in AHL.

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………….(General)…………….

PGA Golf Championships-Bellerive-Missouri……Ricky Fowler (-5-66) had 4-birdies on front nine to take early lead
(67)..Jason Day-Ian Poulter-Srewart Cink
(70)…Tiger Woods-Rory McIlroy…Tiger bogey-double bogey on day
(73)….Phil Mickelson…2-double bogeys in wild round.

NASCAR…..Runs Michigan 400 on Sunday.

Formula 1….Off weekend
Indy Car……Off weekend

English Premeir League….season opens this weekend

..Friday…Manchester United-vs-Leicester City in league opener.

..Saturday..Fulham-vs-Crystal Palace…..Fulham moves up to EPL

..Sunday..Manchester City-vs-Arsenal…City comes off record season-Arsenal first time Arsene Wenger will not be on sidelines in 22-years as coach.

English Premier League transfer deadline on Thursday
..Fulham spends 39M-to sign G-Andre Auguissa from Marseille-10 free agents signed
..Everton-30M acquistino of F-HYerry Mina from FC Barcelona
..Chelsea-Acwuits MF-Mateo Kovacic from Real Madrid
..Wolverhampton-Acquires D-Leander Dendoncker from Belgium
..Manchsster City-Acquires 19Y sensation Daniel Arzani.
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