Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Monday

Posted by on May 6th, 2019  •  0 Comments  • 

…(Baseball)…

Padres-W-Dodgers (8-5)….Hunter Renfroe hits pinch-hit Grand Slam HR in 9th inning off Kenley Jansen…..Franmil Ryes HR….Francisco Mejia RBI triple…..Padres had (4-0) lead…gave up HRs to Christian Taylor and Max Muncy…LA wins 2-okf-3 in series….Padre (133,456) for weekend series….

Padres-L-Dodgers..(7-6)..Kirby Yates 2-walks-hit batsmen in 9th inning…wasted 2-Manny Machado HRs.

Padres-L-Dodgers (4-3)..Max Muncy RBI single in 9th off Kirby Yates..Manny Machado-Ian Kinsler HRs in loss.

Padres-Mets…Monday matchup..Chris Paddack (2-1)-vs-Jacob deGrom (2-3)..opening 3-game series

Padres..Called up OF-Alex Dickerson…was hitting (.360) El Paso
Padres..Option P-Luis Perdomo to El Paso
Padres..P-Cal Quantrill will make a 2nd major league start
Padres..P-Jacob Nix begins throwing program after rehabbing for partial tear of elbow ligament.
Padres…DL-P-Troy Wingenter-shoulder strain…Recall-Phil Maton from El Paso
Padres..SS-Fernando Tatis begins soft toss-yet to run as he rehabs hamstring.

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Dodgers-Braves..Monday matchup..Walker Beuhler (3-0)-vs-Max Fried (4-1)

Dodgers..OF-AJ Pollack in ‘rehab mode’…no baseball activities for 4W after elbow surgery for bursa sac infection.

Dodgers..flip batting order…hot hitting Cody Bellinger moved to #2 spot…SS-Corey Seager dropped in order…(2-31) slump-average drop to (.223)

Dodgers…Decide not to print press guides for the media…saving 20,000 a year….put everything on digital.

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Angels-L-Astros (10-4)….Alex Bregman Grand Slam HR..Carlos Correa 2R-HR……..Monterrey trip

Angels-L-Astros (10-4))…Saturday setback..Trevor Cahill gives up 6R-in 3-innings..

Angels…Off on Monday.

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(Scoreboard)

Cardinals-L-Cubs…Antony Rizzo 2R-HR..Will Contreras HR….Chicago won 7-in row

Tigers-W-Royals..Brandon Dixon 3R-HR…Kansas City (12-23)

Indians-L-Mariners…Jay Bruce Grand Slam HR…Edwin Encarnarcion 2R-HR..Mariners had lost 6-in row….15-of-20

Yankees-W-Twins…Mike Tuchman 2R-HR….Twins (20-12)

Braves-W-Marlins…Nick Markakis HR….Miami lost 8-of-10…(9-24)

Pirates-W-A’s…Starlin Marte 3R-HR in 13th….Oakland (15-21)

Tampa Bay-Baltimore….Rained out….Rays (22-11)….Orioles (11-23)

Washington-Phillies….Nationals (13-19)…Phillies (19-13_

Red Sox-W-White Sox….Xander Bogaerts Grand Slam HR in 7th….Boston won 6-of-7

Mets-L-Milwaukee…..Chris Yelich 2R-HR….NY lost 7-of-10

Reds-L-Giants…Brandon Crawford Pinch Hit HR in 9th…Reds had hit 3-HRs in 1st inning

Rangers-W-Blue Jays…Asdrubal Cabrera 3R-HR…Rougned Odor HR…combine 7RBIs

Arizona-L-Colorado….Raimel Tapia 3R-triple….D-Backs (20-14)….Rockies lost 5-of-8

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(Roster Moves)

Giants…P-Jake Peavy retires (37Y)…(152-126) career record with Padres-White Sox-Red Sox-Giants…went (92-68) in San Diego.
Giants..Sign FA-P-Andrew Moore
Dodgers..Sign FA-C-Travis D’Arnaud

Reds..Release OF-Matt Kemp..was hitting (.200)
Reds..Option OF-Scott Schleber to AAA..was hitting (.123)
Mets…Release C-Travis D’Arnaud

Indians..Sign FA-OF-Adam Rosales-ex Twins
White Sox..Sign FA-P-Justin Nicolino-ex Twins

Reds..Callup OF-Nick Senzel from AAA
Toronto..Callup P-Derek Law
Toronto..DFA-2B-Alan Henson
Mets..Callup 2B-Adeimy Hechavarria
Mets..Option 1B-Dominick Smith
Rockies..Option P-Tyler Anderson
Indians..DFA-2B-Max Moron
Phillies..DFA-Aaron Altheer
Rockies..DFA-C-Drew Butera
Giants..DFA-OF-Gerardo Parra
Giants..Callup P-Tyler Beede…OF-Mike Gerber
Arizona..Callup 2B-Tim Locastro
Arizona..Option C-Caleb Joseph
Milwaukee..Callup P-Burch Smith
Atlanta..Callup P-Sean Newcomb
Pirates..DFA-OF-JB Shuck
Boston..Acquire 1B-Joe Curletta from Seattle
Washington-Seattle..Nats trade Austin Allen for P-Nick Wells.

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(Injuries)

Yankees..Activate 3B-Miguel Andujar from DL
Yankees..DL-P-James Paxton-knee..16th player to go on DL list
Giants..DL-C-Eric Kratz-hamstring
Pirates..DL-P-Jameson Taillon-elbow
Washington..DL-OF-Juan Soto-back
Giants..1B-Evan Longoria-shoulder issue
Washington..DL-1B-Matt Adams-shoulder
White Sox..Move OF-Jon Jay to 60-day DL-hip
A’s..P-Blake Trienen-elbow problems
Texas..Activate P-Drew Smyly
Boston..Activate 3B-Eduardo Nunez
Cardinals..Activate P-Luke Gregorian
Mets..DL-P-Luis Avilan

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(MLB)

Miami…CEO-Derek Jeter upset at start of season…says roster is underachieving (9-23)….upset at average attendance-dead last (9,466)…Fires President-CEO business operations.

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……..(Basketball)………

Lakers…Open contract talks to hire ex-Cavaliers coach Tyrone Lue.

Lakers..LeBron James confirms ‘shocked’ Magic Johnson quit a hour before the final game of the season…’there’s a time and place for everything-that was not it’….stunned he never informed owner Jeannie Buss.

Suns..Hire Monty Williams as head coach…was assistant 76ers.

Cavaliers..Interview Ice Udoka for head job…assistant San Antonio

Bulls..3Y-contract extension Coach Jim Boyle.

76ers..G-Ben Simmons-20,000 fine for flagrant foul-elbow to groin

Toronto…F-Pascal Siakam-calf injury

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(Scoreboard)..Sunday

76ers-L-Raptors…Kawhi Leonard (39P-14R) in win…Jimmy Butler (29P)….Series tied (2-2) ……

Denver-W-Portland….Jamal Murray hits 11 free throws in row……finished with (34P)….withsood (57P) Damian Lillard-CJ McCollum…..Series tied (2-2)

Golden State-W-Houston (127-126)..Saturday win…James Harden-Eric Gordon combined (71)…Kevin Durant (46) in loss

Denver-W-Portland (138-137)..Friday 4-OT win..Nikola Jokic-Jan Murray combined (67)..CJ McCollum-Damian Lillard combined for (69) in 4-overtime game.

(Schedule)…Monday

Boston-Milwaukee…Bucks lead series (2-1)..play in Boston
Golden State-Houston..Warriors lead (2-1)..Game 4-in Houston

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(College)

SDSU…signs (6’10-240) F-Yanni Wetzel-graduate transfer from Vanderbilt…1Y-eligibility left….averaged (6P-3R) per game for Commodores.

Arizona..Confirms NCAA investigation into dealings coach Sean Miller may have had with people indicted in Adidas slush fund scandal.

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……(Football)……….

(Roster Moves)

Bills..Sign FA-WR-Duke Williams…caught (88R-1579Y)-CFL-Edmonton Eskimos

Eagles..Sign FA-S-Blake Countess-ex Rams
Eagles..Sign FA-LB-Zach Brown-ex Redskins

Chiefs..Sign FA-WR-Jamal Custis-Syracuse (17.8-YPC)
Chiefs..Sign FA-RB-James Williams-Washington State
Packers..Sign FA-QB-Manny Wilkens-Arizona State
Seattle..Sign FA-QB-Mike O’Connor-U-British Columbia
Saints..Sign FA-DE-Corbin Kafusi-BYU
Browns..Sign FA-RB-Darren Hall-Pitt

Houston..Workout FA-WR-Rashad Green-ex Jaguars
Colts..Workout FA-QB-Chad Kelly-ex Broncos
Bears..Workout FA-CB-Quinton Rollins-ex Packers

Cleveland…Release CB-Lenny Jones
Bears…Release K-John Baron-ex Aztecs…had been in camp 3-days

49ers..OT-Anthony Davis-petitions NFL for reinstatement…retired because of concussion concerns…2-years ago.

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(Teams)

Raiders…Open off season workouts with new WR-group led by Antonio Brown..Tyrell Williams…Ryan Grant….rookie Hunter Renfrow.

49ers..GM-John Lynch says there is ‘urgency’ to start winning heading into 3rd year.

Seattle..WR-DK Metcalf caught everything in weekend rookie camp

Giants..QB-Daniel Jones…’focus on football-not media criticism of where he was drafted’…..stays 30-extra minutes each day in off season workouts to throw to wide receivers.

Tampa Bay…Ex USC coach Todd McNair takes over as RB-coach

Bears..Bring 8-kickers into mini camp for workouts…went (2-8) on Friday kicks

Dallas..GM-Stephen Jones says Cowboys offense this year will be much more ‘diverse’ in terms of formations.

Detroit..opens off season workouts with new Off Coor-Darrell Bevell.

Miami..QB-Josh Rosen joins Dolphins…working under 4th different Off Coor in 14-months in NFL.

Raiders..Hire Jim Abram-Cowboys-Director of Scouting

Broncos..WR-Emmanuel Sanders begins running drills-coming off Achilles Tear.

Packers..1st round draft pick Rashan Gary-DT to wear shoulder brace-protect torn labrum

Raiders..not pick up 5th year option S-Karl Joseph.

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(NFL Notes)

NFL Competition Committee….Stephen Jones-Cowboys…says he will push for change in OT rule “equal possession” for playoffs and Super Bowl.

NFL…NBC-TV poll shows 76% of fans want overtime rule changed for playoffs-Super Bowl.

NFL…Proposing to TV networks….fewer commercial breaks in Super Bowl but 3-minute breaks during timeouts.

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(College Football)

Texas AM…Interview Rob Mullens for vacant AD job…Mullens at Oregon.

Penn State..QB-Tom Stevens visits Mississippi State
Michigan..QB-Brandon Peters to transfer

Duke..Coach David Cutcliffe-2Y-contract extension

Tom Saxe…Longtime North County reporter-Oceanside Blade Citizen-Escondido Times Advocate passes away..worked at Paloma College also as SID.

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……..(Hockey)………

San Diego Gulls…..Return home with (2-0) lead in AHL playoff series with Bakersfield….Play on Wednesday at Sports Arena….

Gulls-W-Condors…San Diego won in 4th overtime on Friday night on Maxime Comtois goal…Game took (5:10)….finished at 12:20am.

Gulls-W-Condors…Saturday night win…Rookie Issac Lundestrom Goal-2 Assists in win.

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(Scoreboard)..Sunday

St-Louis-L-Dallas…..Jaden Schwartz key goal for Blues…..Series tied (3-3) forcing Game 7……

(Schedule)..Monday

Bruins-at-Columbus….Boston leads (3-2)
San Jose-at-Colorado…Sharks lead (3-2)

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Washington..former D-John Erskine-critical condition-involved in head on crash with truck driving on wrong side of highway.

Edmonton…Offer Ken Holland-ex Red Wings (5Y-25M) contract to become GM

Flyers…Hire Michel Therrien as assistant coach to new head coach Alain Vigneault

Buffalo..Interview Dave Tippett to be head coach…Tippett currently serving as consultant for expansion Seattle franchise.

LA Kings…reportedly shopping G-Jon Quick…had (4Y-23M) left on his contract.

Carolina…Surgery-D-Trevor VanRiemsdyk-out 4-months

Carolina…Will have nearly 1-week off before next round playoffs being..Hurricane shocked NY Islanders sweeping them 4-straight games.

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…….(General)……….

Kentucky Derby….Anger from ownership of Maximum Security after disqualification after 18-minute video review of finish of race….Stewards vote (3-0) that Maximum Security drifted right to block horses closing on him and caused 3-horses to have contact….1st time in 145-year history of Run for Roses winning horse DQ’d for foul during race…..Country House ’65-to-1′ odds wins race…Bob Bafferts 3-horses disappoint..finish 4-5-15…..Owner Gary Woods calls Derby decision ‘egregious’

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Boxing..Canelo Alvarez pounds way to unanimous decision over Daniel Jacobs in WBC-WBA-IBF-middlewieght unification fight….Alvarez now (52-1)….Jacobs fined 1M-for not making weight-fought at 173…3-pounds overweight.

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Golf..Wells Fargo Championships-Quail Hollow….Max Homa shoots 67…finishes (-15) to win first ever PGA tourney..

Golf..Tiger Woods to be given “Medal of Freedom” honor by Donald Trump.

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NASCAR….Delaware 400…rain in Mid-East cancels race…will run on Monday.

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English Premier League-Scoreboard

..Manchester United-Tie-Huddersfield….Man U knocked out of Champions League spot…wound up in tie with relegated team (3-28-6)

..Chelsea-W-Watford..Blue move into 3rd place in standings…2-goals in 3-minutes…Chelsea (21-8-8)

..Liverpool-W-Newcaste United..Mo Sala goal…Liverpool (29-1-7)…Salah injured-concussion-ran into goalie.

..Crystal Palace-W-Cardiff…Will Zaha key goal

..Arsenal-Tie-Brighton..Pierre Aubameyan scores penalty shot

..Wolverhampton-W-Fulham…Wolves score 75′

..West Ham-W-Southahampton..Marco Arnautovic 2-goals in win

..Hot Spur-L-Bournemouth..Tottenham 2-red cards-played with 9-men

..Everton-W-Burnley…2-goals in 3-minutes in victory.

..Manchester City-vs-Leicester…Monday…City (30-4-2)

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