Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Monday

Posted by on October 11th, 2021  •  0 Comments  • 

…(Baseball)…

Padres…Will interview former Texas Rangers Manager Ron Washington, as possible first candidate for vacant managerial job….Washington went (664-611) in long tenure in Texas…then quit…took coaching jobs with A’s and Braves…left with personal problems.

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(Scoreboard)

Red Sox-W-Tampa Bay (6-4) in 13-innings..Christian Vasquez hits 2R-HR in 13th for win..Keke Hernandez-Kyle Schwarber HRs for Sox…Boston leads series (2-1)

White Sox-W-Astros (9-6)..Yasmani Grandal 2RHR…Leury Garcia 3RHR…Astros lead series still (2-1)
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(Schedule)

Dodgers-Giants…Game 3-Monday in Los Angeles…Max Scherzer-vs-Alex Wood…Series tied (1-1)

Braves-Brewers…Game 3-Series tied (1-1)
Red Sox-Rays..Game 4
Astros-White Sox..Game 4.
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(Injuries)

Brewers…P-Brent Suter on DL-oblique
Red Sox..DL-P-Garrett Richards-hamstring
Tampa Bay..DL-P-Matt Wisler-finger injury
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(Roster Moves)

Yankees..P-Andrew Heaney opts out of contract for free agency
Texas..P-Mike Foltyniewicz opts out of contract to test free agency
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(MLB Notes)

Cubs..Fire-coach Carlos Rodriguez
Pirates..Fire coach Joey Cora

Houston..Owner Jim Crane says he will talk contract extension with Dusty Baker after playoffs

Cubs..Will interview Carlos Rodgriez-assistant GM-Tampa for Cubs GM job
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…(Football)…

Chargers-W-Cleveland (47-42)…Bolts go to (4-1)..sole possession 1st place in AFC-West

..Justin Herbert (398P-4TD) in rallying team from (27-13) deficit
..RB-Austin Ekler (114APY-3TD)
..WR-Mike Williams (8R-165Y-2TD)
..Baker Mayfield (305P-2TD) in loss
..RB-Nick Chubb (161R)..Kareem Hunt (61R)
..TE-David Njoku (7R-149Y)
..Bolts OG-Oday Obushai sprains knee
..Game had combined offense (1,024Y)…52-first downs
..Teams combined big plays 41-42-52-71-72-yards
..7-lead changes in the game
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(Scoreboard)

Buffalo-Kansas City…Bills led (37-20) in storm-delayed.Sunday night game….Josh Allen (261Y-2TD-41Y-rushing-1TD)…Patrick Mahomes 2-interceptions..Bills defense 3-takeaways in game in 4th quarter at Press Time

Packers-W-Bengals (25-22). OT.Mason Crosby 4-field goals…miss 2-other field goals and a Point After..QB-Aaron Rodgers (384P-2TD)..WR-Davante Adams (11R-206Y)…QB-Joe Burrow (201P-2TD-2Int) in loss

Vikiings-W-Lions (19-17)..Greg Joseph 4FGs for Minnesota..Kirk Cousins (275P-TD)..Alex Mattison (113R)…Jared Goff (203P-1 Int-4 sacks)

Steelers-W-Denver (27-198)…Ben Roethlisberger (258P-2TD)..RB-Najee Harris (122R)..WR-Chase Claypoole (5R-130Y)..Ted Bridgewater (288P-2TD)

Eagles-W-Carolina (21-18)..Eagles defense 3-interceptions-3 sacks..QB-Jalen Hurts (198P-30R)

Atlanta-W-Jets (27-20)..QB-Matt Ryans (342P-2TD)..TE-Kyle Pitts (9R-119)

Patriots-W-Texans I(25-22)…Nick Folk 21Y-FG (:15) left…Folk-4 field goals..QB-Davis Mills (312P-3TD)…Texas blew (22-9) lead

Titans-W-Jaguars (I31-19)..RB-Derek Henry (130R-3TD)..Ryan Tannehill (197P)…QB-Trevor Lawrence (270P-TD-Int)..Jaguars lost 20-games in row

Tampa Bay-W-Miami (48-17)..Tom Brady (411P-5TD)…Antonio Brown-Mike Evans combined (13R-237Y).

Saints-W-Washington (33-22)…Jameis Winston (179P-4TD)

Bears-W-Raiders (20-9)..Justin Fields (111P-TD)..Bears (143Y-rushsing)..Chicago defense (Int-3 Sacks) of Derek Carr

Arizona-W-San Francisco (17-10)..Kyler Murray (239P)..Cardinals (5-0) start best since 1974…Trey Lance (182P-49R) in first start

Dallas-W-Giants (44-20)..Dak Prescott (302P-3TD)..Zeke Elliott (110R)..Giants lost QB-Daniel Jones (concussion)..RB-Saquon Barkley (ankle)..WR-Ken Golladay (knee)

Colts-Ravens…Monday Night Football
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(NFL Notes)

Raiders…NFL evaluating discipline-possible suspension-fine for coach Jon Gruden for racially tinged Email mocking DeMaurice Smith in 2011…and hostile Email condemning Commissioner Roger Goodell…EMails were written in 2011 while Gruden was working at ESPN.

Jaguars..Lose DB-coach Tim Walton-Covid test
Seattle..QB-Russell Wilson-2 operations for torn tendon and fracture of finger on right hand

Union..Votes to retain DeMaurice Smith as Executive Director

NFL..TV ratings for first 4-weeks of season…averaged 17.3M-viewers per telecast…up 17% form last year….
..Monday Night Football up 24%
..Sunday Night Football up 24%
..CBS up 22%
..Fox down 10%
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(College Football)

Aztecs-W-New Mexico (31-7)…SDSU goes to (5-0)…moves up to 24th in rankings..RB-Greg Bell (111Y-rushing)..Defense 4-sacks..Intercpetion…10-tackles for loss…Held Lobos (3-16) on 3rd downs.

USD-W-Butler (52-21)…Toreros score 38P in 2nd half in .QB-Mason Randall (257P-4TD) in win
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(Mountain West Conference)

Boise State-W-BYU (26-17)..QB-Hank Bachmeier (178P)..in upset win over unbeaten Cougars.

Colorado State-W-San Jose (32-14)..QB-Tony Conteo (232P) for Rams

Air Force-W-Wyoming (24-14)..Brad Roberts (140Y) rushing

Nevada-W-New Mexico State (55-28)..QB-Carson STrong (377P-6TD)
in Wolfpack win
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(Pac 12)

USC-L-Utah (42-21)..Trojans lose 3rd game in a row at home…Utes QB-Cam Rising (302P-3TD)….Utes  (486Y) offense..Trojans (493)..QB-Kedon Slovis (401P-2TD-Int)..WR-Drake London (16R-162Y) in loss

UCLA-W-Arizona (34-16)…RBs Britton Brown (146R)..Zac Charbonnet (117P)….UA (0-5)

Arizona State-W-Stanford (28-10)…Devils defense 3-interceptions…Cardinal QB-Tanner McKee (356P) in loss

Oregon State-L-Washington State (31-24)…Cougars QB-Jake DeLaura (399P-3TD) in upset win
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(Top Ranked Teams)

1-Alabama-L-Texas AM (41-38)…Aggies kick game winning field goal (:02) left…Aggies get TD-field goal in final 3-minutes of game…Bama QB-Bryce Young (369P)..RB-Brian Robinson (147R)

2-Georgia-V-Auburn (34-10)..QB-Stetson Bennett (231P-2Td)

3-Iowa-W-4-Penn State (23-20)..Hawkeyes trailed (17-3)..QB-Spence Petras 2TD in win

5-Cincinnati-W-Temple (52-3)..Bearcasts (452Y) offense

6-Oklahoma W-Texas (55-48)…Sooners (622Y) offense

7-Ohio State-W-Maryland (66-16)…CJ STroud (406P-5TD)

9-Michigan-W-Nebraska (32028)…K-Josh Moody 4FGs for UM

10-BYU-L-Boise State…Cougars (413Y) offense-still loss to Broncos
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(College Notes)

BYU..Legendary Hall of Fame TE-Gordon Hudson passes away (59)…Had 22-TDs catching passes from Jim McMahon-Steve Young-Robbie Bosco.

Oregon…Ducks lose RB-CJ Verdell-CB-Bennet Williams for year with injuries.

AP Poll…1-Georgia..2-Iowa…3-Cincinnati…4-Oklahoma..5-Alabama…6-Ohio State…7-Penn State..8-Michigan..9-Oregon…10-Michigan State.
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…(Basketball)….

Lakers..G-Russell Westbrook-preseason debut…(17 Minutes)…(1-7) shooting…7-rebounds…4-assists…6-turnovers

Portland-76ers…breakoff trade talks with G-Ben Simmonds…Sixers demanded 3-#1 picks and flip of 3-other #1s.

Nets-Sixer…Brookly denies report they offered to deal G-Kyrie Irving for Ben Simmons straight up

Golden State…F-Jon Kuminga-#1 pick-to miss start of season with knee issues

Pistons..Hire Hall of Famer Ben Wallace as assistant coach
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…(Hockey)…

Anaheim…NHL sources say Ducks and Sabres are discussing trade for high scoring F-Jack Eichel…Sabres have given medical date on Eichel neck injury to Ducks medics.

Vancouver-Florida…Canucks deal young D-Ollie Juolevi to Panthers for 2-European prospects.

NY Rangers..Sign C-Mike Zebanjed to (8Y-68M) extension
Florida..Sign F-Alex Barkov (8Y-80M)
Devils..Sign FA-C-Jimmy Vesey-ex Rangers-Sabres
Blues..Sign FA-F-James Neal-ex Oilers-Flames-Las Vegas-Sharks
Blackhawks..Sign FA-D-Gustafsson-ex NY Islanders

Ducks..send LW-Sonny Milano to San Diego Gulls-AHL
Ducks..pu7t D-Jacob Larsson on waivers..C-Sam Carrick on waivers

Detroit..Lose D-Franz Nielsen-signs in Germany
Colorado..Release F-Artem Anisimov
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…(General)….

Soccer…Team USA-L-Panama (1-0)…US loses on own goal deflected into net off Gyais Zardes…USA (2-1-2) in World Cup qualifying

Aztecs-L-UCLA (1-0)..Bruins score in 94th minute…Aztecs had no shots on goal…losing 3rd straight game to Pac 10-foe on road.

NASCAR..Kyle Larson win Charlotte Roval road race overcoming electrical problems…Race marred when Kevin Harvick wrecks Chase Elliott.

Formula 1..Turkish Grand Prix..Val Bottas win rain soaked race…Lewis Hamilton penalized-starts 11th…finishes 5th…feuded with his pit crew over what type of tires to put on during rain.
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