Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Monday
Padres-L-Rockies (8-3)…Yonder Alonso 2R-HR..Trevor Story RBI-double….Rockies score 6R-against Craig Stammen-Matt Strahm-Carl Edwards……German Marquez 9-strikeout outing…Francisco Mejia-Josh Naylor HRs for San Diego..Friars win 1st series since All Star break…(55-62)….Rockies buried in last place-lost 19-of-26.
Padres-Tampa Bay….Interleague series….Joey Lucchesi (7-6)…Rays will likely use a ‘bullpen day’…on Monday
Padres-W-Colorado..Saturday..Hunter Renfroe-Manny Margot-Wil Myers HRS in win
Padres-W-Colorado..Friday..Josh Naylor 3R-HR
Padres..P-Garrett Richards to throw bullpen to test shoulder tightness problem…could go out for another rehab start by end of week
Padres..SS-CJ Abrams suffered bruised shoulder at Ft-Wayne..flown to San Diego for exam
Padres..Shutdown #1-draft pick MacKenzie Gore-Amarillo…reached 100–inning limit in pitching this season
Padres..DL-P-Jose Castillo-torn tendon in index finger on pitching hand-will sit out rest of season
Padres..DL-P-Adrian Morejon-shoulder impingement…3rd time in young career it has flared…had (10.13-ERA) with Friars.
Padres..Recall P-Gerrado Reyes from AAA-El Paso.
Padres…25th Anniversary of 1994-Strike that shutdown baseball and cancelled World Series…wiped out Tony Gwynn chance to hit .400..finished season (.394).
Dodgers-W-Arizona (9-3)…Justin Turner HR-2R-HR…Cody Bellinger-Will Smith HRs…Hyun-Jin Ryu (7inn-0R)….LA won 10-of-12…….Dodgers (70-41) on season.
Dodgers…Off day on Monday
Dodgers-W-Arizona..Saturday..Max Muncy HR..Kenta Maeda shutout
Dodgers-L-Arizona..Friday..Kenley Jansen gives up game winning HR
Dodgers..Manager Dave Roberts-vote of confidence-closer Kenley Jansen (3.83-ERA) career high
Dodgers..Sign FA-C-Jose Lobaton-ex Mariners-Nationals
Angels-W-Red Sox (5-4)…Kole Calhoun HR…Shohei Ohtani 2R-single…….Halos on (2-8) skid…Boston dovetail (3-12) stretch
Angels-Pirates…Monday matchup..Jose Suarez (2-3)-vs-Mitch Keller as Halos open homestand.
Angels-W-Boston..Saturday..Justin Upton 3R-HR..Mike Trout HR
Angels-L-Boston..Friday..JD Martinez (4-4) 4RBI in 16-run outburst
Angels…Acquire P-Miguel del Pozo from Texas in cash deal
Angels..DL-C-Kevan Smith-back ailment
Angels..P-Shohei Ohtani throws 40P-bullpen outing-high intensity…working towards possible start in September…hitting (.283) this year as DH.
Yankees-W-Toronto….Masahiro Tanaka 1-hitter…NY (77-41)
Mets-L-Washington…Asdrubal Cabrera 2R-double….Nats victory…..NY had won 8-in row…15-of-17
Astros-L-Orioles..Rio Ruiz 2R-HR in 9th….Houston won 11-of-13…now (77-41) on season.. Orioles (39-78)
Indians-W-Twins…Carlos Santana Grand Slam HR-5RBI day…Tribe won 19-of-26….Twins (71-47)
Tampa Bay-W-Seattle…Eric Sogard HR…..Ryan Yarbrough 3-hit shutout…Rays won 12-of-15
A’s-W-White Sox….Matt Olson HR…Athletics won 9-of-13
Royals-W-Tigers…Hunter Dozier-Jorge Soler combine 4HRs….KC (43-76)….Detroit (35-80).
Atlanta-W-Miami….Ender Inciare 3R-HR….Marlins (44-73)
Cubs-W-Reds…Kris Bryant 3R-HR to cool off Reds…Cincinnati won 10-of-15….Cubs won 7-of-9
Milwaukee-L-Texas…..Rangers P-Mike Minor 11-strikouts in 8-shutout innings…
Cardinals-W-Pirates….Paul Goldschmidt 2R-HR…Dexter Fowler 2R-HR….St Louis just (5-8)….Buccos (2-18) collapse.
Giant-W-Phillies..Scooter Gennett 2R-HR…RBI single….Kevin Pillar RBI-single..RBI triple…San Francisco cooled off-just (4-7)….Phillies struggle (6-10)….Sunday night baseball
Red Sox..DL-P-David Price-cyst on wrist
Blue Jays..DL-OF-Lourdes Gurriel-quad
Yankees…Move OF-Giancarlo Stanton to 60D-DL
Giants..OF-Steven Duggar-facing shoulder surgery
Tigers..OF-JaCoby Jones-fractured wrist surgery
Toronto..P-Ryan Borucki-bone spur elbow-surgery
Washington..OF-Juan Soto-ankle injury
Washington..P-Max Scherzer throws 36P-bullpen-test back
Tampa Bay..2B-Yandy Diaz-setback rehab-foot
Mets..OF-Tim Tebow leaves Syracuse-AAA-broken hand..was hitting (.163) this year in International League.
Mets..Sign FA-2B-Joe Panik-ex Giants
Giants..Sign FA-P-Kyle Barraclough-ex Nationals
Phillies..Sign FA-P-Nick Vincent-ex Giants
Tampa Bay..Sign FA-P-Dylan Cozens-ex Phillies
Twins..Sign FA-OF-Ian Miller-ex Mariners
Reds..Sign FA-P-Junichi Tarawa-ex Red Sox-Orioles
Yankees..Purchase P-Joe Mantiply-ex Reds..had (2.99-ERA) in AAA
Tigers..Release 2B-Josh Harrison
Mets..DFA 2B-Adeiny Hechavarria
Tigers..Callup P-Edwin Jackson
Red Sox..Callup SS-Chris Owings
Brian Matusz…ex-Orioles-Braves pitcher begins comeback from shoulder woes..Signs with Monclava-Mexican League.
Baltimore…Manager Dave Hyde-1B-Chris Davis hold 1-hour clear the air meeting after ugly dugout confrontation on Friday.
Orioles..Pitching staff sets MLB record-have given up record (240HRs) this season already
Twins..Set team record-have now hit (226) home runs
Washington..3B-Anthony Rendon says he will test free agency this winter rather than sign extension.
Braves..P-Mark Melancon named closer in bullpen.
Chargers….Praise OL-Dan Feeny-Forrest Lamp-both played full 60-snaps in preseason game in Arizona.
Chargers..TE-Andrew Vallert-torn knee ligament-to miss year.
Chargers..Positive review QB-Easton Stick (78P-51Y) rushing in debut
Rams…Poor outing QB-Blake Bortels (3-8) 50P…RB-Darrell Henderson (6C-13Y) in loss to Raiders.
Rams..CB-Isaiah Johnson-put in concussion protocol
Raiders..Coach Jon Gruden admits WR-Antonio Brown has serious tissue problem with frost bite on feet….Has missed 10-of-11 practices and preseason game…Due to check into camp this week.
Raiders..WR-Antonio Brown goes thru 2-hour conference call to appeal to arbitrator he be allowed to retain Shutt Air helmet he has worn for 10-years…NFL no long approves outdated helmet…Shutt makes 34-other brands of approved helmets.
Raiders…QB-Nathan Peterman impressive again in battle with Mike Glennon for backup job
Raiders..OG-Gabe Jackson-out 8W-knee sprain…OF-Devin Kirkland out with knee issue…Raiders are now down 4-OGs in camp.
Rams-L-Raiders (14-3)..QB-Mike Glennon (200Y)-2 Int for Oakland…Nathan Peterman 50Y-Run-TD pass for Raiders…Raiders (407Y) total offense…Rams (190Y).
49ers-W-Cowboy (17-9)…QBs CJ Beathard-Nick Mullens (241Y-2TD) combined…Dak Prescott (4-4) passing only series
Chiefs-W-Bengals (38-17)..WR-Mecole Hardman17Y-TD catch…Patrick Mahome (4-4) 66Y….Rookie QB-Chase Litton (122P-2TD) for KC…..Andy Dalton (7-9) 80Y……Bengals 4-turnvoers in loss
Steelers-W-Tampa Bay (30-28)…QB-Mason Rudolph (91P-2TD)…QB-Josh Dobbs (85P-44R) for Pittsburgh…Steelers defense 4-sacks-Fumble recovery….LB-Devin Bush 10-tackles….Bucs QB-Ryan Griffen (330P)
Vikings-W-Saints (34-25)….RBs Ameer Abdullah-Alex Mattison combine (93R)…Vikings (213R) in win….Teddy Bridgewater (134P).
Colts..QB-Andrew Luck will not practice this week after 3rd MRI on calf..has been ailing for 19W-since April OTAs
Bills..C-Bussell Bodine-calf..OG-Connor McDermott-concussion
Broncos…RB-Theo Roddick-Fractured shoulder blade-8W
Broncos..FB-Andy Jankovic-out 8W-shoulder
Broncos..IR-TE-Austin Fort-torn ACL-gone for year
Lions..QB-Tom Savage-concussion…sacked 3X on first 6-plays
Lions..IR-WR-Jevon Kearse-broken leg
Packers..LB-Oren Burks-torn pectoral
Houston..WR-Keke Coutee-knee injury
Raiders..OG-Gabe Jackson-out 8W-sprained knee
Raiders..OG-Devin Kirkland-knee issue
Eagles..OT-Lane Johnson-out 4W-knee strain
Eagles..TE-Dallas Goedert-out calf injury
Eagles..QB-Nate Sudfield-fracture left wrist-out 6W
49ers..WR-Trent Taylor-surgery-fractured toe-out 8W
49ers..OT-Shone Coleman-ankle injury
49ers..DT-DJ Jones-knee strain
49ers..RB-Jarick McKinnon-plasma platelet injection in knee
Jets..CB-Trumaine Johnson-hamstring-out indefinitely….OG-Brian Winters-should injury
Seattle..QB-Geno Smith-knee scope-cyst
Tampa Bay..DT-Vita Vea-out 7W-sprained knee
Redskins..IR-QB-Josh Woodrum-torn pectoral muscle
Titans..Activate DT-Jurrell Casey from PUP
Steelers…WR-coach Darryl Drake passes away at training camp at St Vincent College-Latrobe….Spent 16Y with Chicago-Arizona…in 2nd year on Mike Tomlin staff
Arizona..Release DT-Darius Philon after arrest for assault with deadly weapon and threatening 2-women outside strip bar…Club gave him a 4M-signing bonus this spring.
Baltimore…9Y-veteran CB-LaDarius Webb retires
Bills-Eagles..Trade..Buffalo ships DE-Eli Harold to Eagles for OT-Ryan Bates
Bills..Sign FA-DE-Sam Acho-ex Bears
Bills..Release OG-Vlad Ducasse
Bills..Sign FA-CB-Captain Munnerlyn-ex Carolina-Vikings
Carolina..Sign FA-C-John Yarborough-ex Browns
Lions..Sign FA-QB-Josh Johnson-ex USD..now with 13th team
Houston..Sign FA-DT-Tracy Sprinkle-ex Browns
Jaguars..Release RB-Benny Cunningham
Jaguars..Sign OT-Ben Ijalana-ex Jets
Jaguars..Sign FA-WR-QAuad Henderson
Saints..Release WR-Rishard Matthews-walked out of camp
Jets..K-Chandler Catanzaro retires
Jets..Sign FA-K-Taylor Bertolet-ex Packers
Jets..Workout FA-K-Blair Walsh..ex Vikings-Seattle
Seattle..Sign FA-QB-JT Barrett-ex Saints
49ers..Sign FA-RB-Brandon Wilds-ex Cardinals
Tampa Bay..Release OG-Evan Smith
Titans..Sign FA-RB-Akeem Hunt-ex Chiefs
Browns..Sign FA-TE-Rico Gaethers-ex Cowboys
Browns..Release TE-Orson Charles
Redskins..Workout FA-QB-Connor Cook-ex Raiders
Steelers…WR-Coach Darryl Drake passes away suddenly at camp at St-Vincent College-Latrobe…In 2nd year with Pittsburgh…coached Antonio Brown-JuJu Smith-Shuster to 100-catch seasons last year…Spent 16Y-coaching with Bears-Cardinals-Pittsburgh.
Colin Kaeperneck…President Trump says he believes ex-49ers QB deserves opportunity to be in NFL camp.
Redskins…Longtime broadcaster Sonny Jergenson announces retirement…spent 62-years as player-broadcaster… is (84Y)
Raiders..WR-Antonio Brown does 2-hour Skye grievance with Arbitrator….wants NFL to allow him to wear 10Y-old Shutt Air helmet-NFL no longer approves because of safety concern….Brown knew since April NFL no longer approved Shutt helmet
Raiders..Owner Mark Davis rips A’s ownership for relocating some NFL season ticket holders from choice seats for renovation of Oakland Coliseum…called A’s owners obscene name..
49ers..coach Kyle Shanahan says NFL should cancel all 4-preseason games..just let teams have joint workouts…Too many injuries in camps already.
Aztecs…Battle shaping up between backup QBs-Jordan Brookshire-Marc Salazar for number two spot….Freshman QB-Joe Green out with fractured left clavicle.
Aztecs..RB-Chance Bell out of action-in concussion protocol
Aztecs…1st controlled scrimmage….Offense scores just 1-TD…kicked 3FGs….defense exceptional in red-zone…S-Tayler Hawkins 95-TD-interception
Northern Trust Open….1st tourney in Fed Ex Championships….Patrick Reed survives 3-bogeys in 5-hole span…finishes (-16) to win
PGA Tour…6-golfers with complaints of Bryson DeChambeau for ‘egregious’ rules violations slow play this weekend at Northern Trust…Want PGA to invoke stroke penalty…cited walked 70′ feet up to hole hitting out of rough…took 2-minutes to setup 8′ putt…DeChambeau says he is ‘methodical-scientific’ in playing a round. …PGA Tour Policy Board will reopen conversation about problems.
Indy Car…Formula 1-owners Team McLaren are joining Sam Sheppard Racing for 2020 season…1st time McLaren back in Indy car since 1979…will field 2-car team next year….Former Indy and F1-driving star Gil DeFerran will head up newly formed team.
NASCAR…..Michigan 400…Kevin Harvick outruns Denny Hamlin…Kyle Larson…winning 2nd race of year….
Boston Marathon….Rosey Ruiz-expelled for cheating in 1980-race-stripped of win-passes away (60Y)
Soccer-English Premier League-Opening weekend
Manchester United-W-Chelsea (4-0)…Marcus Ashford 2-goals in lopsided opening day win.
Manchester City-W-West Ham..(5-0) beating..Raheem Sterling 3G
Arsenal-W-Newcastle..Pierre Aubameyang goal in (1-0) win
Hot Spur-W-Aston Villa..Harry Kane scores (86′-90′)
Everton-Ties-Crystal Palace..Everton played with 10-men for 26-Min
Liverpool-W-Norwich..Mo Salah goal and assist in (4-1) win
Brighton-W-Watford..Coach Graham Potter wins 1st game
Burnley-W-Southampton..Ashley Barnes 2-goals
Sheffield-Ties-Bournouth..Billy Sharp gol in 88′ for United in debut
Liverpool…Lose G-Alisson-calf injury
Manchester City…F-Leroy Sane to miss 7-months-torn ACL surgery