Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Monday

Posted by on April 24th, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 

………..(Baseball)………

Padres-L-Miami (7-3)…Justin Bour hits 3R-HR off Craig Stammen..Marlins score 6-runs in 6th inning…Stammen allows 5-of runs to score..wasting Luis Perdomo (5-inn-0R) performance before tiring..Hunter Renfroe 2R-HR..Manager Andy Green ejected for arguing about strike zone in 7th inning..Padres now (8-12) losing series at home….

San Diego-Arizona..Padres begin 8-game road trip tonite…Jhoulys Chacin (2-2) 4.70-ERA..vs Zack Greinke (1-2) 3.58..

Padres..Option P-Zach Lee back to AAA

Dodgers-W-Arizona (6-2)..Yasmani Grandal 2R-HR..Adrian Gonzalez-Corey Seager RBI doubles..LA 6-R-5th inning..

LA-Giants..Monday night matchup..Hyn Jin-Ryu (0-3) 5.87-vs-Matt Cain (1-0)

Dodgers..P-Scott Kazmir-continues pitching extended spring training but continues to have hip stiffness issues in some starts.
Dodgers..P-Rich Hill throws 25P in bullpen session with bandage on finger to protect against blister problems.
Dodgers..P-Julio Urias about to be called up..(1.93RA) Oklahoma City (15K-9W-14inn)
Dodgers..Recall P-Adam Liberatore from AAA…option OF-Brett Eibner back to minors.

Angels-L-Toronto (6-2)..Devon Travis-Ryan Goins 2R-HRs for Jays..Halos now (8-12) on year.

Halos-Blue Jays..Final game of series..Ricky Nolasco-vs-Francisco Liriano.

Angels..Put P-Garrett Richards on 60-day DL-has 2nd bicep nerve injury.
Angels..P-Cam Bedrosian on DL with groin
Angels..Now 8-pitchers on DL.

(Scoreboard)

Red Sox-W-Orioles..Mookie Betts 3R-HR..Mitch Moreland-Hanley Ramirez solo HRs.

Yankees-L-Pirates..Ivan Nova (7inn-1R) vs New York.

Rockies-W-Giants..Gerrardo Parra 2R-HR..Charley Blackmon 2R-double…Giants fall to (6-13)

Washington-W-Mets..Daniel Murphy Grand Slam HR…Ryan Zimmerman 2R-HR off battered Mets staff..Washington now (13-5) on season.

Phillies-W-Braves..Cesar Hernandez 2R-HR..Phils hit 3-homers

Cubs-L-Reds..Scott Schebler HR-2R-single for Reds
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Tampa Bay-L-Houston..Yuli Gurriel 3H..Carlos Correa-Jose Altuve HRs..Astros now (13-6)

Texas-W-Royals..Joey Gallo HR-Rob Chineros HR..KC now (7-11)

Indians-L-White Sox..Derek Holland (6inn-1R)

Cardinals-W-Milwaukee..Kolten Wong RBI-double..Mike Leake (6inn-2R)

Tigers-W-Twins..John Hicks (3-5) 5RBI-hits 3R-HR..2-R-single..

A’s-L-Mariners..Nelson Cruz 3R-HR-Sac Fly in win.

(Roster Moves)

Texas..Releases OF-Josh Hamilton-facing 5th knee surgery..Injured healthy knee while rehabbing surgically repaired knee..will still receive 22M from Angels as part of contract.

White Sox..Callup P-Mike Pelphrey
Toronto..Callup P-Leonel Campos
Phillies-Toronto…Trade..Phils acquire OF-Ty Kelly
Seattle..Callup P-Chase DeLong-AAA
A’s..Callup 1B-Matt Olson-hit 105HRs in minors
Royals..Option OF-Raul Mondeski-Paulo Orlando
Milwaukee..DFA-OF-Kirk Nieuwenhuis
Mets..Callup C-Kevin Plawecki
Texas..Callup P-Anthony Bass-pitched in Japan last year
Washington..DFA-OF-Grant Green

(Injuries)

Giants..P-Madison Bumgarner gone 8W-with two sprains of left shoulder joint in dirt bike crash..also cracked ribs.
Giants..DL-OF-Melvin Upton-surgery-torn thumb ligaments.
Giants..OF-Denard Span-sprained shoulder.
Red Sox..2B-Dustin Pedroia-out-spiked on leg
Tigers..DL-1B-Miguel Cabrera-groin
Tigers..DL-OF-JaCoby Jones-hit in face by 90mph pitch
Tigers..DL-SS-Jose Iglesias-concussion
White Sox-DL-P-James Shields-lat shoulder injury
Pirates..3B-David Freese confirms he has fought depression-anxiety issues
Mets..OF-Yoenis Cespedes out with hamstring-miss 1-week
Texas..DL-P-AJ Griffin-ankle
Texas..P-Joe Polumbo-elbow surgery
A’s..Move SS-Marcus Siemian to 60D-DL-wrist
Reds..DL-P-Tony Cingrani-oblique
Toronto..DL-SS-Troy Tulowitzki-hamstring..4th player injured in 1 week
Tampa Bay..DL-P-Tommy Hunter-calf
Royals..Send out OF-Jorge Soler-rehab
Yankees..SS-Didi Gregorious-begins rehab stint
A’s..Send P-Sonny Gray out on rehab starts
Seattle..Rehab stint for SS-Jean Segura
White Sox..Activate C-Geo Soto from DL
Washington..Activate OF-Treu Turner from DL
Boston..OF-Brock Holt out of lineup-vertigo
Cubs..2B-Ben Zobrist-ailing with back issue

(MLB)

Louis Robert…Cuban FA-OF-about to receive offers this week from Houston-Oakland-Atlanta..will sign contact before new June 2nd-Internaitonal Cap rules go into effect.

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………….(Football)…………….

Aaron Hernandez….Newsweek Magazine reporting ex-Patriots player was ‘bisexual’….sources say he killed Odin Lloyd because his friend was going to “out” him….Left notes to his prison boyfriend before killing himself….Family has funeral on Monday.

New England…Patriots going to court to recover 3.2M-signing bonus paid to Hernandez….Had signed (5Y-40M) contract extension “3-weeks” after killing Oden Lloyd….Club allowed him to keep workout bonuses….Family to sue Club and Union-saying Patriots released him before NFL disciplined player..and before he was ever convicted

New Orleans…Family of DE-Will Smith say 25Y-prison sentence to Cardell Hayes was not stiff enough-too lenient…Hayes shot Smith 8-times in the back after road rage incident…then shot at his wife.

49ers..RB-Glen Coffey coming out of retirement..3rd round draft pick quit football-spent 4Y in Army-now wants to resume career.

Rams..Release OT-Tre Jackson-failed physical.
Chiefs..Release DT-Jaye Howard

Chicago..Eddie Macon-first black ever to play for Bears-[died (83)…Was 2nd round pick 1952 out of Pacific…played for George Halas-then starred in CFL..also played in AFL

NCAA..Approves move of Miami Beach Bowl to Texas-will be played at Frisco, Texas

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…………(Basketball)……………..

(Scoreboard)

Clippers-L-Utah (105-98)…Joe Johnson (28P) for Jazz…Jamal Crawford (25) off bench for LA..playing without Blake Griffen..Clippers lead series (2-1)…Jazz star Gordon Hayward left with food poisoning during game.

Bulls-L-Boston..Celts G-Isiah Thomas (33P)..Series tied (2-2).

Houston-W-Oklahoma City..Neno Hilario (28P-13R) off bench..offsets Russell Westbrook (35P-14R-14A) game..Rockeets lead series (3-1).

Cleveland-W-Indiana..LeBron James-Kyrie Irving combined (61P)..Cavs sweep series (4-0)..

(Schedule)

Golden State-Portland..Warriors go for sweep-up (3-0)
Washington-Atlanta..Wizards lead (2-1) in series
Toronto-Milwaukee..Game 5-series knotted (2-2)

Clippers..F-Blake Griffen will miss rest of playoffs-injured arch and toe.
Clippers..G-Austin Rivers ailing-hamstring
Chicago..G-Rajon Rondo-out playoffs-fractured thumb
Golden State..Coach Steve Kerr treatment for severe migraines

Chicago..NBA investigating Rajon Rondo-tripping Celtics player while sitting on bench.
Oklahoma City..NBA fines Russell Westbrook (15,000) cursing the media
Washington..NBA fines Kelly Oubre (25,000) kicking ball into stands at hecking fans

Utah..C-Jeff Withey-arrested domestic abuse incident

Stephon Marbury…Beijing Lions terminate contract after he turns down offer to be player-assistant coach..Averaged (21P-4A) per game this year.

Coppin State…Hires Jamie Dixon as head coach-longtime Maryland star

North Carolina..Ordered to NCAA hearing August 16th on 3-Notices of Allegations for 11-year academic fraud case.

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………..(Hockey)…………..

Gulls-Ontario…AHL Playoff series now tied (1-1)…Gulls lost at home on Friday on goal with (:11) left in game…Gulls go 2-goals from F-Nick Sorensen in (:23) span to win on Saturday….Gulls regain home ice advantage…Game 3-on Friday night.

(Playoffs)

Maple Leafs-L-Washington (OT)..Caps Marcus Johansson scored middle 3rd period to tie..then scores winner on deflection in OT..Caps win series (4-2) ending Leafs impressive season.

Ottawa-W-Boston..Bobby Ryan scores critical goal..Senators knock Bruins out of series..

Edmonton stuns San Jose-knocking them out of playoffs-winning series (4-2)
Rangers eliminate Montreal (4-2)
St Louis runs Minnesota out of postseason (4-1).

LA Kings…Hire John Stephens as head coach…had been Assistant on Darryl Sutter staff..former head coach Flyers.

Chicago bounced out of playoffs-GM Stan Bowman says coach Joel Quinneville will return but a number of players will not…Bowman says season was a ‘complete failure’.

Buffalo..Owner Terry Pegula says he wants discipline-structure-communications in the next hiring of Coach & GM…report Sabres interested in hiring ex-Kings-GM-Dean Lombardi and Coach Darryl Sutter.

Boston..F-David Krejci-out with leg whip injury.
Minnesota..F-Eric Staal-hospitalized-neck injury

Calgary..D-Dennis Wideman sued for 10.6M by NHL ref Don Henderson-suffered permanent neck-back injuries when Wideman cross checked him in fit of rage after a penalty a year ago..Henderson never returned to work.

Anaheim..Assign 1st round pick Max Jones (6’3-LW) to San Diego Gulls..scored 24G-with London Knights.
Ducks..Sign draft pick JackKopelka-30G-Sault Ste Marie-sent to San Diego Gulls.

Vancouver..Sign 2nd round pick Jon Dahlen-scored 25G-Sweden.
Rangers..Sign D-Alexi Bereglazov-star in KHL in Russia.

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……..(General)………..

NASCAR…Bristol 500…..Rained out-will run on Monday

Indy Car…Grand Prix-Alabama..Josef Newgarden grabbed lead coming out of pits with 12-laps left-outran Scott Dixon for win.

Formula 1…Off weekend..head to GPrix of Russia next Sunay

PGA..Valero-Texas Open..Kevin Chappell-birdies 18th hold for 1st career win.

Manchester United…Star F-Zlatan Ibrahimovic gone 8-months-severe knee ligament damage.

Tennis..Ilie Nastase-Coach-Team Romania-expelled for making racial comment about Serena Williams pregnancy…”Will baby be Chocolate with Milk?”

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