Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Monday

Posted by on August 13th, 2018  •  0 Comments  • 

…….(Baseball)……..

Padres-W-Phillies (9-3)…Fred Galvis grand slam HR…Travis Jankowski steals 4-bases…..Joey Luchessi (6inn-0R)…….Padres won 5-of-last-7 games….San Diego (48-72)..

Padres-Angels…Monday Night Inter league series….Clayton Richard (7-10)-vs-Andrew Heaney (7-7)

Padres..Activate Wil Myers from DL…likely to play 3B in place of erratic Christian Villanueva….Villanueva hit (.338) first month of season…since May 1st…hitting (.200)

Padres..DFA-P-Phil Hughes…San Diego owes 7.2M on contract…had given up 14R-7HR-in 20-innings…had (6.34-ERA)

Padres…MLB suspends SS-Diego Goris 50-games for PED violation…was hitting (.267) at El Paso

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Dodgers-L-Rockies (4-3)..Reliever Dylan Florio walks 3-batters in 9th inning including Chris Ianetta with bases loaded….Dodgers have lost 6-of-9…. …..LA bullpen blows 3-games over weekend

Dodgers-Giants…Monday night pitchers-Clayton Kershaw (5-5)-vs-Madison Bumgarner (4-4)

Dodgers..Put P-Kenley Jansen on DL with irregular heartbeat issues…Being put back on blood thinners…has had an oblation procedure…and has had incidents in 2011-12-15….Could be out a month.

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Angels-L-Athletics (8-7)…Jed Lowrie 2R-HR……A’s won 9-of-11…and 17-of-23…..Halos won 4-of-6.

Angels..P-Shohei Ohtani..will continue bullpen sessions testing ailing elbow…threw 23P-bullpen on Saturday

Angels..DL-OF-Mike Trout-continued pain in sprained wrist.

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(Scoreboard)

Red Sox-W-Orioles…Chris Sale 12Ks in 5-innings..Steve Pearce HR…..Bosox won 14-of-16…Boston (85-35)….Baltimore (35-84)

Yankees-W-Texas…Giancsrlo Stanton HR…Didi Gregarious 2R-HR…Yankees won 6-of-7

Houston-L-Seattle…Mitch Haniger RBI double in 10th…Astros lost 10-of-16..

Washington-Cubs…Nats won 8-of-12…Washington led (1-0) at presstime…Max Scherzer 11Ks in 7-inning…Cole Hamels allows 1-hit-7 innings.

Rays-L-Blue Jays..Toronto gets 4-shutout innings from bullpen

Twins-L-Tigers..Matt Boyd limits Minnesota to 2-hits

Arizona-W-Reds..Paul Goldschmidt 2R-HR-solo HR…D-Backs hit 5HRs..Reds lost 8-of-12

Mets-W-Miami..Jose Reyes-Michael Conforto HRs

Atlanta-W-Milwaukee..Ron Acuna 2R-HR..Dansby Swanson 2R-HR…Ozzie Ables HR..

Indians-W-White Sox..Melky Cabrera 3R-HR…Trie won 9-of-12…Sox (42-75)..

Cardinals-W-Royals..Tyson Ross (6inn-2R) in 1st start….Yadier Molina 2R-single

Giants-W-Pirates..Nick Hundley Rbi single…RBI-triple

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(Roster Moves)

Miami-Phillies…Trade-Marlins ship 1B-Justin Bour (.227-19HR) for P-McKenzie Mills and cash.

Twins-A’s…Minnesota deals P-Fernando Rodney (25-saves) for player to be named later.

Tigers..Sign FA-P-Zach McAllister-ex Indians
Tigers..DFA-P-Jacob Turner

Orioles..DFA-2B-Danny Valencia
Phillies..DFA-P-Jake Thompson
A’s..DFA-P-Chris Hatcher

Cubs..Sign FA-P-Jorge DeLaRosa-ex Arizona

Giants..Callup P-Casey Kelley-ex Padres
Giants..Option P-Derek Low to AAA
Phillies..Option P-Zach Eflin (8-4) to AAA

Prix Buffaloes..Sign P-Andrew Albers to 2-year extension (2.09-ERA)

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(Injuries)

Houston..P-Justin Verlander confirming he has battled depression for 3-years…in counseling.

Mariners..Exam P-Felix Hernandez-shoulder issues-sent to bullpen (5.73-ERA)

Red Sox..Exam P-Drew Pomeranz-forearm..sent to bullpen (6.31-ERA)

Twins..Surgery 1B-Logan Morrison-hip injury
Seattle..Surgery P-Sam Tuivailala-achilles.

Rockies..3B-Nolan Arenado-shoulder injury
Milwaukee..P-Joakim Soria-groin

Mets..Send 3B-David Wright to Class A-rehab-been out 2-years-neck-shoulder surgeries
Phillies..Send C-Will Ramos-rehab
Washington..P-Stephen Strasburg throws 63-pitch bullpen-test neck
Twins..P-Michael Pineda sent out on rehab
Milwaukee..P-Zach Davies sent on rehab assignment
Tigers…P-Daniel Norris goes out on rehab

Cardinals..DL-P-Luke Gregorson-moved to 60-day list
Indians..DL-3B-Edwin Encarnarcio-bicep
Houston..DL-OF-Jake Marisnick-groin
Houston..Activate 2B-Carlos Correa-from DL
Red Sox..Activate P-Chris Sale from DL
Seattle..Activate P-/erasmus Ramirez from DL

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(MLB)

Mets..Owner Jeff Wilson says club uses too much analytical evidence.
Giants..Retire Uniform #15-Barry Bonds on Saturday

Esteban Loaiza..pleads guilty to drug trafficking after arrest 44-pounds cocaine….faces 10-to-30 years in prison.

Luke Heimlich…Korea baseball league refuses to approve contract signing because of sex offender status.

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……..(Football)………..

Chargers-L-Arizona (24-17)…Bolts self-destruct in sloppy loss to Cardinals…Arizona defense stops LA on 4th down at 2-yard line final play of game..Arizona scored on 12Y-TD-fumble recovery
..QB-Geno Smith (218P) Int-Fu-3 sacks
..QB-Cardale Jones (50P)-highly erratic throwing
..WR-Geremy Davis (4R-88Y) and 47Y-TD catch
..RB-Austin Eckler (64APY) rushing-receiving
..Bolts 3-fumbles lost-interception-allowed 4 sacks..missed FG
..Bolts 15-penalties-155Y in ugly loss
..Bolt TEs-5 dropped passes
..OT-Sam Tavi-knee injury
..OT-Russell Okung raises fist during National Anthem-protest social woes
..Rookie LB-Uchenna Nwosu 2-tackles..2-QB hits…QB sack
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(Scoreboard)-Weekend

Raiders-W-Lions…QB-Connor Cook (141P_)…RB-Chirs Warren (85R)….Raiders defense 4-sacks-1 fumble recovery.

Vikings-W-Denver..QB-Trevor Siemian (165P-2TD)..Kirk Cousins (4-4) TD….Broncos Chad Kelly (177P-2TD)….Case Keenum (1-4) 5Y passing…Minnesota wins 42-28.

Jets-W-Atlanta..NY gets 17-0 shutout..Sam Darnold (96P-TD)…Ted Bridgewater (85P-TD) in win.

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(Roster Moves)

Browns…Invite WR-Dez Bryant to workout next Thursday

Eagles..Sign FA-QB-Christian Hackeberg-ex Jets
Bills..Sign FA-DT-Tyrunn Walker-ex Broncos
Bills..Release DT-John Hughes
Bears..Sign FA-RB-Knile Davis-ex Chiefs
Carolina..Sign FA-Cb-Alex Carter-ex Lions
Jaguars..Sign FA-CB-Keith Acker-ex Chiefs
Saints..Sign FA-CB-Marcus Williams-ex Jets
Denver..Sign FA-OT-Anthony Fleer-ex Bengals

Colts..Release S-Shamarko Thomas-ejected from game for spearing

Bucs…Workout FA-K-Nick Rose-ex Chargers-Redskins
Seattle..Workout FA-QB-Josh Johnson

Raiders..Put LT-Donald Penn on trading block..has (8.3M-salary)

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(Injuries)

Chiefs..OT-Laurent Tardif-concussion in Sunday practice
Chiefs..NT-Xavier Williams -neck stinger
49ers.. RB-Jerrick McKinnon-calf injury
Bills..QB-AJ McCarron-ankle injury in practice
Bills..QB-Nathan Peterman-ankle
Redskins..WR-Robert Davis-surgery-2 torn knee ligaments
Colts..WR-Deon Cain-IR-knee surgery
Colts..RB-Marlon Mack-hamstring
Chiefs..IR-OT-Dillon Gordon-shoulder
Miami..LB-Mike Hull-knee
Patriots..LB-Harvy Langi-out 6W-lacerated kidney
Giants..IR-DT-Kris Sakoli-knee surgery
Rams..IR-CB-Kevin Peterson-knee surgery
49ers..DE-Solomon Thomas-severe concussion
Bucs..CB-Vernon Hargreaves-groin
Chiefs..S-Daniel Sorensen-fractured shin-will be out 6W

Jaguars..Activate LB-Dante Fowler from PUP

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(NFL)

New York….Judge received documents from NFL asking for summary judgment to dismiss Colin Kaeperneck collusion lawsuit against league…Judge yet to render decision….could order case to proceed in court.

Miami..WR-Kenny Stills says NFL players will stop anthem protests if clubs sign Colin Kaeperneck-Eric Reid.

Jaguars…Suspend S-Jalen Ramsey..LB-Dante Fowler for 1-week for fight in practice and trying to intimidate TV cameraman.

Miami…QB-Ryan Tannehill throws RB-Kellen Balledge out of huddle for not paying attention.

Jetrs-Washington…Joint practice shutdown 25-minutes early after 2-brawls over cheap shot hits.

CFL..QB-Johnny Manziel (16-26) 168P-36R-1TD in Montreal Alouettes loss to Ottawa…Als have lost 17-of-18 games since last season…Manziel much better performance following 4-interception debut.

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(College)

Maryland…Remove Coach DJ Durkin during school probe of abusive tactics against players….Suspend 3-strength coaches and trainers during probe of death of OL-Jordan McNair from heat stroke during off season workout….Durkin accused of running program ‘toxic culture’

Oregon..Criticized for non conference scheduling of San Jose State-Bowling Green-Portland State this year.

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………(Basketball)……..

Lakers…Ask newly acquired G-Rajon Rondo to become mentor to G-Lonzo Ball.

Cleveland..Former Cavs G-Isaiah Thomas calls Cavaliers ‘S—hole’ operation.

Dr. Larry Nasser…report he was assaulted in Tucson Federal Prison within hours of being taken out of solitary confinement and put into normal prison population ….Sentenced to 60Y to life for sexual abuse of at least 160-female gymnasts at Michigan State and US Olympic team.

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………(Hockey)………..

Ottawa…1st round draft pick Brady Tkachuk decides to sign entry level contract and leave Boston University to play for NHL club or start season in AHL.

Red Wings..sign RW-Dylan Larkin to (5Y-30M) contract extension.

LA Kings-Edmonton Oilers…30th anniversary this weekend of Wayne Gretzky trade….Gretzky-Marty McSorley-Mike Krushelnyski to Kings for Jimmy Carson-Martin Gelinas-…3-1st round picks and 15M cash.

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…….(General)……….

PGA Championships-Bellerive, Missouri….Brooks Koepka birdies 16th-17th holes to beat back challenge from Tiger Woods to win his 2nd grand slam of year….Tiger reeled off 3-birds in 4-holes late in round to move within a stroke….but hit Errant shot on 17th onto creek bed….Did birdie 18th hold…to finish with 64 and (-14) under for tourney….best outing since his comeback began…..Adam Scott had been tied for lead but hit shot into trees at 15th and wilted…..Gallery exploded in support of Woods on back nine and at 18th hole.

NASCAR….Major sponsors Lowes-5 Hour Energy announce they will not renew contract sponsorships.

NASCAR…Michigan 400…Kevin Harvick powers his way to win…led for 107-laps…outrunning Brad Keselowski.

Formula 1…Haas Team…has not offered lead driver Roman Grosjean contract extension.

Indy Car…Tony Stewart says negotiating to get Indy 500-ride next May…won 3-NASCAR points titles.

English Premier League-Opening weekend-top games
..Manchester City-W-Arsenal..Raheem Sterling scores (14′) in 2-0- win
..Tottenham-W-Newcastle..Hot Spur score 2G in 10-minutes early
..Manchester U-W-Leicester City..Paul Pogba scored on penalty kick
..Everton-W-Wolverhampton..Richcarllson score 2-goals-Wolves played with 10-men for 50-minutes
..Fulham-L-Crystal Palace..Palace scores on 2-odd man breaks
..Chelsea-W-Huddersfield..Jorginho scores in debut for Chelsea
..Liverpool-W-West Ham..Mohammed Salah scores in 4-goal outburst.

Juventus….star F-Ronaldo hospitalized with pneumonia

UCSD…Fires longtime soccer coach Brice McManus for butying pizza for his women soccer players….won 7-NCAA soccer titles in Division II-III in 22-year career.

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