Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Monday

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Padres-L-Brewers (2-1)..Hernan Perez-Manny Pina hit solor HRs off Luis Perdomo..Jimmy Nelson (10K-6-hitter)…17 HRs hit in series..Padres now (28-42)…

San Diego-at-Cubs..Open series at Wrigley Field..Clayton Richard (5-7)-vs-Jon Lester (4-4).

Padres..High praise for P-Dinelson Lamet after he struck out 12-of-first 15-batters he retired on Saturday in Milwaukee.

Padres..Jered Weaver throws 3-inn-simulated game..will go to El Paso for rehab start-Thursday.
Padres..P-Trevor Cahill not ready yet for rehab-did throw simulated game
Padres..OF-Manny Margot to begin rehab assignment this week-calf injury

Padres…Top 4-Class A-pitchers-Cal Quantrill (3.86)-Eric Lauer (2.15)-Joey Lucchessi (2>43)-Colby Blueeberg (1.70)… to pitch in California League All Star game on Tuesday.

Padres..P-Adrian Morejon-the Cuban bonus baby-debuted at Tri Cities in Northwest League (3inn-1R-3H) in first pro start.

Dodgers-W-Reds (8-7)…Logan Forsythe-Justin Turner hits HRs..Kenta Maeda (5inn-1R)…Keke Hernandez big catch against wall…LA now (44-26)..won 9-of-10 and 17-of-23.

LA-NY Mets..Dodgers open homestand..Clayton Kershaw (9-2)-vs-Zach Wheeler (3-4)

Dodgers..P-Jair Jurrjens suspended 80-games-testosterone violation-says it came from medication he was taking for depression at Oklahoma City.

Dodgers..P-Julio Urias out indefinitely with shoulder joint inflammation…no structural damage

Dodgers..Option P-Ross Stripling to AAA..callup P-Josh Ravin.

Angels-L-Royals (7-3)..Mike Moustankas 3R-double..Sal Perez 3R-HR..Angels now (36-37)

Halos..Off day Monday.

Angels..Sign 1st round draft pick OF-Jo Adell (4.3M) slot
Angels..Sign 2nd round pick P-Griff Canning-UCLA (1.4M).
Angels..Shutdown P-Griff Canning for summer..threw 119 innings at UCLA
Angels..P-Matt Shoemaker-examined-forearm tightness…on DL
Angels..P-Cam Bedrosian-Huston Street could be recalled this week from rehab
Angels..P-Doug Fister struggles thru 5-innings at Sale Lake City.
Angels. (OF)-Mike Trout-torn thumb ligaments-cleared to swing bat


Mets-W-Washington..Jacob deGrom hits HR..Nats now (42-27).

Astros-L–Red Sox..Xander Bogaerts solo HR-2R-HR-Game winning RBI single…Astros hit 3-solo HRs early….Astros (46-24)

Rockies-W-Giants..Nolan Arenado 3R-HR in 9th inning walkoff win..Rockies (46-26)..Colorado won 12-of-15…Giants lost 15-of-19.

Yankees-L-A’s..Kris Davis 2R-HR.

Arizona-W-Phillies..Paul Goldschmidt-Chris Owings-Rey Fuentes HRs..D-Backs (44-26)..won 10-of-11..Phillies now (22-46)

Orioles-W-Cardinals..Mark Trumbo 2R-HR…Lance Lynn gives up 4-HRs..7-bombs in game.

Cubs-W-Pirates..Anthony Rizzo 2R-HR..Ian Happ HR

Blue Jays-W-White Sox..Russell Martin-Kendrys Morales hit 2R-HRs

Tampa Bay-W-Detroit..Rays hit 5-HRs..Logan Morrison solo HR-2R-HR

Atlanta-W-Miami..Nick Markakis 2R-single

Seattle-W-Texas..Kyle Seager 3-doubles-3RBIs

Indians-W-Twins..Edwin Encarnarcion solo HR-2R-HR..5RBIs


(Roster Moves)

Twins..DFA-P-Chris Heston
Texas..DFA-P-Dillon Gee
Texas..DFA-OF-Pete O’Brien
Reds..P-Bronson Arroyo-cortisone shot in arm-considering retirement.(7.35ERA)
Mariners..P-Felix Hernandez 6-shutout innings-rehab-ready to return to roster.




Raiders…1300-contractors take part in seminar for bids for work at NFL-Stadium in Las Vegas…31-month timetable…will begin sight work-November 1st.

Minnesota…WR-Michael Floyd-already facing 2-game suspension for acute DUI-violates probation-alchol found in system from herbal tea…player say she was unaware what tea contained.

San Francisco..Commissioner Roger Goodell says it is ‘football decision’ why QB-Colin Kaperneck has not been signed…does not fite alot of team’s offenses.

49ers..confirm Kyle Shanahan is getting advice from father Mike Shanahan as a consultant on offense.

Carolina…hire Ron Turner as offensive consultant.


Browns..say QB-Brock Osweiler made huge jump in productivity in OTAs
Dallas..internal talks about signing FA-LB-Daryl Washington-ex Cardinals.
Dallas..not ready to make offer to CB-Darrelle Revis-ex Jets
Miami..internal talks about making offer to WR-Anquan Boldin-ex Lions

Titans…Sign FA-WR-Eric Decker-ex Jets

Chiefs..Release CB-Stanley Jean Baptiste-ex Saints
Vikings..Release S-Tommy Armstrong-ex Nebraska B


Saints..Surgery LT-Terron Armstead-out 4 months-torn labrum
Jaguars..CB-Jalen Ramsey-surgery-core muscle injury-out 6W

Cowboys..LB-Jaylon Smith-cleared workouts in camp-been out 18-months-nerve damage in knee from bowl game injury at Notre Dame.

Carolina..DT-Star Lotulelei-surgery-shoulder-out 4W.


Ottawa Red-Blacks..QB-Ryan Lindley-ex Aztecs makes final roster cut

Saskatchewan Roughriders..Release ex-NFL-QB-Vince Young..will be out 6W-torn hamstring.

Montreal Alouettes..Workout FA-QB-Josh Freeman-former 1st round pick Tampa Bay-has not played in 2-years.

Ottawa Red Black..Release OT-Kwayde Millers-ex Aztecs..DE-Greg Townsend-Raiders..CB-Javier Arenas-ex Chiefs

Toronto Argos..Release QB-Drew Willy-ex Bills..Stephen Hill-WR-ex Giants
Edmonton Eskimos..Release RB-Marian Grice-ex ASU..QB-Brett Smith-ex-Wyoming
Saskatchewan..Release CB-Crezdon Butler-ex Chargers
Hamilton Ticats..Release RB-Alex Green-ex Hawaii



NHL Expansion Draft….30-teams turn in protected list for Las Vegas team

NHL Unprotected Players-Top Names:

G-Marc Andre Fleury-Penguins..Roberto Luongo-Florida..Michal Neuwirth-Flyers..Jon Bernier-Ducks..Phil Grubauer-Washington…Semyon Varlamov-Avalanche…Lauren Brossoit-Oiler..Ryan Miller-Canucks..Anti Raata-Rangers

D-Sami Vatanen-Ducks..Dan Hamhuis-Dallas..Zach Bogosian-Buffalo..Calvin deHaan-Islander…Marc Methot-Ottaaa…Michael Stone-Flames..Kris Russell-Oilers…Andrei Markov-Canadiens..Josh Manson-Ducks…Toby Enstrom-Winnipeg…Jack Johnson-Columbus..Kevin Shattenkirk-Capitals..Karl Alzner-Captials

F-James Neal-Nashville..Pontus Aberg-Nashville..Eric Staal-Minnesota…Dustin Brown-Kings..Marian Gaborik-Kings…Jarome Iginla-Kings…Patrick Eaves-Ducks..Tomas Plakanic-Montreal…Bobby Ryan-Ottawa…Joel Ward-San Jose..Troy Brower-Flames..Chris Neil-Ottawa…Alex Burrows-Ottawa…Brian Boyle-Leafs…Michael Grabner-Rangers..Joksh Nelson-Islander..Joe Thornton-San Jose..Pat Marleau-San Jose..TJ Oshi-Washington..Jori Lehtera-Blues..Neil Yakupov-Blues..Alex Radumlov-Montreal..Jon Marchessault-Florida…Josh Bailey-Islander

Las Vegas…Golden Knights reportedly have completed at least 5-trades to acquire picks for bypassing certain players…Reports say they will pick up 1st round picks from Columbus-New York additional mid-level picks from Anaheim and Blackhawks.

Las Vegas…NHL informs Knights front office..they can choose players then trade them to other clubs for players or draft picks…Knights must pick 30-players in expansion draft.

Las Vegas..72-hour Free Agent Widow opened Sunday morning for Golden Knights to negotiate with FA-RFA left unprotected…Have till Tuesday 7am to complete deals…..Wednesday-7am…Las Vegas will turn in Expansion Choices to NHL…Expansion list to be revealed on Wednesday night 5pm.

NHL-Trades-leading into expansion draft:

Arizona-Calgary…Coyotes trade veteran G-Mike Smith to Flames for G-Chad Johnson..D-Bradon Hickey and 2nd round pick.

Montreal-Buffalo..Habs deal D-Nathan Beaulieu to Sabres for #3rd round pick

San Jose-NJersey..Sharks ship D-Mirco Mueller to Devils for #2nd-4th round picks.

Flyers-Arizona..Phil deals F-Nick Cousins-G-Merrick Madsen to Yotes for F-Bredan Warren-#5th round pick

Ducks..Buyout D-Simon Desres-missed 131G over two years-concussion issues

Penguins..Sign G-Filip Gustavsson-Sweden..had (2.70-GAA


Ducks..F-Ryan Kesler to miss 3-months for surgery hip fracture fragments.

Arizona..President-Anthony LeBlanc..President Hockey Operations-Gary Drummond resign in front office housecleaning.



San Diego City Council….Will vote tonight on Soccer City request for November ballot issue to buy 79-acres land at Qualcomm Stadium.

Mayor Kevin Faulconer…says City has lost 675-events this year because Convention Center is not big enough….continues push for hotel tax vote for Convention Center expansion.

US Open…Weekend of upsets…Dustin Johnson-Jason Day-Rory McIlroy-Jason Dufner-Jimmy Walker-Bubba Watson-Justin Rose-Adam Scott all fail to make the cut.

US Open..Brooks Koepka-wins 2nd tourney of career…birdies 14-15-16-pulls away from field to win at Erin Hills, Wisconsin…hit 8-crucial putts on back 9-to fight back the field…Tied US Open record coming home at 16-under par..Bob Harman finishes 4-strokes back…Ricky Fowler faded on final day…Justin Thomas-who had record 62-on Saturday-shot over par on Sunday…

Americas Cup….off coast of Bermuda…New Zealand wins races 1-2 vs USA Oracle in races in light winds.

NASCAR…Michigan 400….Kyle Larson wins 2nd race of season…outruns Kyle Busch on final restart with 5-laps to go

Indy Car…Formula 1…Had weekend off


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