Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Monday

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“Happy Memorial Day”

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…(Baseball)…

Padres-L-Astros (7-4)…Kyle Tucker 3RHR in 1st inning….Blake Snell (3inn-7R) gets knocked out…Padres used Joe Musgrove in relief (5inn-0R)…Zack Grienke (8nn-1R) allowed for Astrons…Friars won13-of-16…San Diego (34-20)

Padres..Manager Jayce Tingler defended move of using starter Joe Musgrove in mopup role-said bullpen had thrown 15-innings in last two days…Musgrove will now miss a start.

Padres…Tingler says Blake Snell stays in rotation despite just 1-win this season…(5.55-ERA)…has given up 44-hits in 47-innings…8-home runs and 31-walks and 75-baserunners this year.

Padres-W-Astros (11-8)-Saturday..Fernando Tatis 3RHR in 9th..Wil Myers HR in 12th to win game…4th straight extra inning game.

Padres-W-Astros (10-3)-Friday…Explode 7R in 11th inning..Tommy Pham HR..Fernando Tatis HR.

Padres-at-Cubs..Monday game..Chris Paddack moved up in rotation to replace Joe Musgrove-vs-Trevor Williams.

Padres..DL-C-AustinNola-sprained knee.
Padres..1B-Eric Hosmer-brusied arm pit-hit by pitch
Padres..Callup C-Webster Rivas-10 year career minor leaguer

Padres..22-games in suspensions handed out Ft-Wayne-South Bend players for bench clearing beanball brawl in Class A-League game.
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Dodgers-L-Giants (5-4)..Austin Slater-Matt Dubon HRs early off Clayton Kershaw…..Giants win 3rd in row vs Dodgers……..LA (31-22)…had won 14-of-16 befpre losing 3-in row to SF

Dodgers-L-Giants (11-6)-Saturday night..Julio Urias (5inn-7R-11H)
Dodgers-L-Giants (8-5)-Friday night..Albert Pujols robbed game winning walkoff homer in 9th.

Dodgers..Activate OF-Cody Bellinger from DL
Dodgers..Activate 2B-Zach McKinstry from DL
Dodgers..Option OF-DJ Peters-2B-Sheldon Neuse to AAA
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Angels-A’s….Jared Walsh HR for Angels..Halos (23-29).

Angels-W-A’s (4-0)..Saturday game..Alex Cobb (7inn-0R)..Shohei Ohtani 2R-single.
Angels-L-A’s (3-1)..Friday game..Sasl Manaea (6.2inn-1R)

Angels..DL-SS-Jose Iglesias-hamstring
Angels..DFA-C-Drew Butera
Angels..Callup 2B-Kean Wong from AAA

Angels..Commit 10M-to help renovation of Tempe Diable Stadium in Cactus League.
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(Scoreboard)

Yankees-L-Tigers..Will Castro 3R-double for Detroit
Cubs-W-Reds..Eugenio Suarez HR..Taylor Naquin 2RBIs for Cinn
Red Sox-Miami..Rained out
Blue Jays-W-Indians..1st game..Rowdy Tellez HR for Toronto

Blue Jays-L-Indians..2nd game..Jose Ramirez 2RBIs for Tribe
Orioles-L-White Sox..Billy Hamilton HR for Chicago
Royals-W-Twins..Andrew Benetendi 2RBIs for KC
Cardinals-L-Arizona..Starling Marte HR-2R single for DBacks
Mariners-W-Rangers..Ty France 2R-single..RBI-double
Rockies-W-Pirates..Charlie Blackmon RBI double..RBI triple for Colo
Nationals-L-Brewers..Avisail Garcia 2RHR for Milw
Mets-Atlanta..Rained out
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(MLB Notes)
Atlanta..OF-Marcel Ozuna-arrested Family Abuse-assault-strangulation-wife..She had been arrested two weeks ago for assaulting him..She violated court order in weekend incident.

Toronto..Blue Jays begin another investigation former star Robby Alomar-sexual misconduct with 18-year old girl at Blue Jays youth camp-while he was employed by team.

Giants..Former VP-Corey Busch says he does not believe A’s will vacate Oakland market…Will get stadium built

MLB..Preparing to return to 25-man rosters next year…Limit teams to 13-pitchers per roster.

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(Roster Moves)

Phillies..Callup OF-Travis Jankowski from AAA-ex Padres
Toronto..Callup P-Carl Edwards from AAA
Cubs..Callup 2B-Serge Alcantra from AAA
Braves..Callup 3B-Johan Camargo from AAA
Pirates..Callup SS-Chase deJong from AAA

Orioles..Callup 1B-Tyler Nevin
Seattle..Sign FA-P-Brian Schlitter-ex Cubs-A’s

White Sox..Open talks with top Cuban OF-Oscar Colas-(2.7M) bonus
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(Injuries)
Cubs..3B-Dave Bote-dislocated shoulder
Atlanta..P-Mike Soroka-undergoes 2nd procedure-Achilles
Rockies..DL-SS-Trevor Story-elbow
Tigers..DL-P-Jose Urena-forearm
Astros..DL-C-Jason Castro-strained Achilles
Indians..DL-OF-Jordan Luplow-ankle
Twins..OF-Max Keplar-hamstring issue
Phillies..OF-Roman Quinn-Achilles injury
Yankees..DL-P-Justin Wilson-hamstring
Cardinals..DL-2B-Max Moroff-dislocated shoulder
Miami..DL-2B-Miguel Rojas-dislocated finger

Giants..DL-1B-Darin Ruf-hamstring-out 4W
Reds..DL-P-Jeff Hoffman..shoulder
Cardinals..P-Miles Mikolas-Plasma injection-elbow
Royals..OF-Jorge Soler-groin
Washington..2B-Luis Garcia-groin
Twins..P-Kenta Maeda-shoulder soreness

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…………(Basketball)………
(Scoreboard)
Lakers-L-Suns (100-92)….Anthony Davis injured groin in 2nd quarter…Suns outscore LA (27-15) in 3rd period-build lead never challenged…Chrtis Paul (18P)..Devin Booker (17P)…DeAndre Ayton (14P-17R)….LeBron James (25P) in losing effort….Series tied (2-2) going back to Phoenix on Tuesday.

Clippers-Dallas…Clippers on way to tying series at (2-2) and taking back home court advantage after 2nd win in Dallas..Led (57-40) late in 2nd quarter…hitting 56% of shots-holding Mavs to 36% shooting.

Knicks-L-Atlanta..Hawks guard Trae Young (27P)..Atlanta hits 15-3’s…Hawks lead (3-1)

Brooklyn-W-Boston (142-126)….Kevin Durant (42P)..Kyrie Irving (39P)..James Harden (22P)…Nets shot 56%….Jayson Tatum (40P) in loss..Nets lead series (3-1).

Brooklyn…Boston police arrest man who threw water bottle at Kyrie Irving during game….Irving ended game by stomping on Celtics logo at midcourt.

(Saturday Games)
Bucks-W-Miami..Sweep series..Brook Lopez (29P) in win
Portland-W-Denver..Nick Powell (29P)-Blazers..Series tied (2-2)
76ers-W-Wizards..Joel Embiid (36P)..Philly leads (3-0)
Utah-W-Memphis..Mike Conley (29P)
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(NBA Notes)

Utah…Confirm longtime C-Mark Eaton passes away from injuries suffered in biking accident in Utah mountains..was (64Y)

Cavaliers…Say team had 301-man games lost to injuries this year.
Bucks..Lose G-Donte DeVincenzo-torn ankle ligament
Michael Jordan..Donates 1M-to Morehouse College-Atlanta.
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……..(Football)………..

Seattle..Coach Pete Carroll-would like all players vaccinated.
Buffalo..Coach Sean McDermott-disappointed only 65% team has shots.

Jacksonville..FA-Tim Tebow goes thru workouts at TE-HBack-Fullback in mini camp.

Jaguars..Hire Nick Sorenson-Special Teams coach-ex Seahawks

NFL..Changes Roster Cut Rules…Drop 1-cut rule…Will allow teams to go from 90-to-85….85-to-80….80-to-53 over 3-weeks span.

NFL..Announce all training camps will open July 27th
CFL..Announce training camps open July 10th.
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(Roster News)

Atlanta-New England..Falcons ask for #2nd round pick and WR-N’Keal Harry for Julio Jones.
Atlanta-San Francisco..Reopen trade talks for Julio Jones…49ers would give up #2-#4 picks in deal
Seattle-Atlanta..Discuss deal..Seahawks give up #1 pick for Jones and Falcons #2..Seattle would take on entire (15.3M) salary

Cleveland-Atlanta..Browns reject offer of Julio Jones-for-Odell Beckham.

49ers..Sign FA-LB-James Burgess-ex Jets
Packers..OT-Jared Veldheer-retires-after 6G-PED suspension

Lions..Move #1 pick Penei Sewell from LT-to-RT
Rams..Move OG-Austin Corbett to OC
Titans..Move RB-Darrynton Evans to WR
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….(Hockey)….

(Scoreboard)
Colorado-.W-Las Vegas (6-1)…Gabriel Landeskog 2-goals…Nathan MacKinnon G in dominant Avs win…Game 1 series

Tampa Bay-W-Carolina (2-1)….Lightning goalie Alexi Vaselevshly 37-saves in win.. ..Game 1-series
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(Schedule)

Montreal-at-Toronto…Game 7-Monday night on Leafs ice.
Boston-New York…Bruins lead series (1-0)
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(NHL Notes)

Ducks..GM-Bob Murray says Coach Dallas Eakins will return next season despite (82-132-32) record in rebuilding years.

Pittsburg..Will retain Coach Mike Sullivan according to TSN-Canada report despite getting knocked out of playoffs for 4th year in a row.

Columbus..Blue Jackets-Interview Gerard Gallant-ex Las Vegas coach

Vancouver..Report franchise will hire former stars Daniel-Henrik Sedin to become Assistant GMs to Jim Benning

Kings..Sign F-Vlad Tkachyov-KHL-St Petersburg..scored (62G) in career in Russia.

Edmonton..Contract extension talks with F-Ryan Nugent-Hopkins break off..will test free agency.

Oilers..Lose F-Joakim Nygazrd-signs with Farjestad-Sweden
Vancouver..Sign #12 pick Vasily Poldkozin from Russia

Gulls…Assistant coach David Urquhart leaves team to become head coach at McGill University in Montreal.
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…….(General)……..

Indy 500…Helio Castroneves races from back of pack to win 4th Indy 500-title in emotional outpouring of respect from fans-opposing drivers…Castroneves dueled Alex Palou thru the final 6-laps-weaved thru lapped traffic and pulled away for win…8-lead changes between drivers at end of race…Castroneves was on 1-race contract with new team….Climbed the fence to salute the fans..then ran down straightaway after the win to salute adoring fans.

Pole-sitter Scott Dixon ran out of fuel early in race when pit stop was delayed by accident in pit…4-accidents on pit row marred the race…Grahame Rahal led by race early-had wheel come off leaving pits-hit the wall.

Rinus Vee Kay-Dutch star-raced to the front but used so much fuel he had to make extra pit stop-wound up 4th.

Ed Carpenter stalled in pits…Stefon Wilson crashed in pits..Simona DeStefano spun in pits.

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NASCAR-Charlotte 600..Kyle Larson led halfway thru race at Press Time…Kyle Busch was running second in Sunday night race.

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Formula 1…off weekend

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PGA…Charles Schwab-Colonial…Jason Kokrak survived bogeys onf 15th-16th holes to hold on for win…Jodan Spieth bogeyed 15th and 18th and had bid to win stalled.
..(-14)..Jason Kokrak
..(-12)..Jordan Spieth
..(-10)..Charley Hoffman led 4-way tie
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Soccer..Champions League..Chelsea-W-Manchester City (1-0)..Kai Havertz scores 41′ to give Blue the European title…City star Kevin DeBruyne hospitalized with concussion-fractured orbit bone and fractured nose in collission on header.

Soccer..Championship League..Brentford-W-Swansea (2-0)…Score goals at 10′-20′ mark..Brentford promoted to English Premier League for first time since 1947.

Soccer…San Diego Loyal-W-Las Vegas Light..Loyal first win of season infront of home fans at USD in USL action.

Soccer..MLS-Fines Inter-Miami team 2M….issues 2-year suspension to COO…Fines GM-250,000 for 5-violations of Salary Cap designations with players last year in first year of operation of David Beckham led franchise…Also reduce their salary pool by 2.2M for next two years.
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