Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Monday

Posted by on August 27th, 2018  •  0 Comments  • 

..(Baseball)…..

Padres-L-Dodgers (7-3)..Justin Turner 3-hits-5RBIs..Manny Machado 2R-HR….LA sweeps series…….San Diego lost 12-of-15…..now (50-83) on year….team in (16-45) tailspin since mid July.

Padres…Off day on Monday-host Seattle on Tuesday…Padres (3-18) at home since early July.

Padres..P-Clayton Richard stays in rotation despite being winless in last 11-starts…(59-innings-49R-96-baserunners)

Padres…El Paso clinches PCL Divisional title…opens playoffs on Wednesday vs Fresno in best of 5-semi final series.

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Dodgers…Off day on Monday

Dodgers..Activate P-Julio Urias from 60-day DL..will start at Rancho Cucomonga-could be called up next week.

Dodgers..DL-P-Daniel Hudson-forearm.

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Angels-L-Houston (3-1)……Carlos Correa 2R-single…Halos lost 6-in row and 8-of-9….Astors (80-50) on season

Angels-Colorado…open series on Monday.

Angels..Activate OF-Mike Trout from DL.

Angels..P-Shohei Ohtani threw 30-pitch bullpen session on weekend…will throw 45-pitch simulated game on Monday-testing elbow.

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(Scoreboard)

Boston-L-Tampa Bay….Matt Duffy 3H..Blake Snell 2-hitter…..Boston lost 6-of-8…

A’s-W-Twins….Matt Chapman 2-solo HRs..Oakland (45-16) streak..now (79-52) on year

Yankees-W-Orioles…Luke Voit 2R-HR…..NY (82-47)….Baltimore (37-93)

Indians-W-Royals…Edwin Encarnarcio 2R-HR….Jason Kipnis RBI single-RBI double..Tribe won 15-of-22…KC (50-91)

Rockies-L-Cardinals…Matt Carpenter 2-doubles…2RBIs…6R-1st inning…Colorado won 11-of-14…St Louis won 17-of-21

Arizona-W-Seattle…Paul Goldschmidt 3R-HR…..D-Backs won 7-of-10

Phillies-W-Blue Jays..Rhys Hoskins-Carlos Santana back to back HR’s

White Sox-W-Tigers..Daniel Palka 2R-HR….Chisox (51-79)

Mets-L-Washington..Nationals win (15-0) route….NY won 12-of-19…Nats lost 12-of-19

Braves-W-Miami…Kevin Gausman throws 2-hitter…..Braves

Pirates-L-Brewers..Mike Moustakas 2R-HR…Jon Schoop HR..

Reds-L-Cubs..Jason Hayward (4-4)…Doug Bote-Kyle Schwarber HRs….Chicago (76-53)

Texas-L-Giants..Stephen Duggar 2R-triple…

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(MLB)

MLB…Record 47-position players have pitched in games this season…have composite (10.46-ERA).

Cubs…since Deadline deal trades…P-Cole Hamels (4-0) 0.79-ERA….Daniel Murphy (.368) since joining Chicago.

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(Injuries)

A’s..DL-Sean Manaea-shoulder impingement.
Seattle..P-Juan Nicasio-knee surgery
Cubs..P-Yu Darvish has bone bruise on elbow-no ligament damage
Cubs..DL-P-Tyler Chatwood-hip
Cubs..Examine P-Brandon Morrow today-still on DL-elbow issues
Giants..C-Buster Posey-hip surgery today-bone spur and torn labrum
Yankees..P-Aroldis Chapman-PRP-injection in ailing knee
Royals..P-Jesse Hahn-surgery elbow ligament
Tampa Bay..DL-OF-Mallex Smith-viral infection
Texas..DL-P-Bartolo Colon-hip
Giants..P-Jeff Samardzija-setback shoulder during rehab
Twins..P-Michael Pineda injures knee while rehabbing shoulder
Cardinals..DL-2B-Kolten Wong-Hamstring
Toronto..Send SS-Josh Donaldson out on rehab for calf injury
Cardinals..DL-P-Mike Mayers-shoulder

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(Roster Moves)

Mets..Option slumping 1B-Dominick Smith to minors…hit (.197)
Giants..Callup C-Aramis Garcia from AAA

Toronto..DFA-P-Jaime Garcia (5.93-ERA)
Braves..DFA-C-Chris Stewart.

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…..(Football)……

Chargers-L-Saints (36-7)….Saints CB-Marcus Williams 58Y-TD-interception…Drew Brees (7-9) 59Y…QB-Taysom Hill (99P-37Rushing) for New Orleans…Saints hit 3-2-point conversions after touchdowns-also executed fake punt…Saints had 4-sacks…11-hits on quarterbacks and interception.

..QB-Philip Rivers (5-7) 29Y
..RB-Austin Ekeler (63APY) in one quarter of play
..Derwin James-1st interception
..Chargers outgained (324-166) in total offense
..Chargers gained 83-yards in last 8-possesions of game
..Drew Kazer-32Y punt in game
..DE-Issac Rochelle QB sack-pressure
..Chargers game drew 22,597 to Stub Hub Center.

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(Scoreboard)

Rams-W-Houston (21-20)..RB-John Kelly (64R-2TD)…LA defense 2Int-2QB sacks

Giants-W-Jets..Eli Manning (188Y) passing…Sam Darnold (8-16) 86Y passing

Denver-W-Washington..Case Keenum (148Y) passing..Broncos (399Y) offense..Adrian Peterson (56Y) rushing

Carolina-W-Patriots..Cam Newton (142Y) passing..Tom Brady (102Y) passing

Vikings-Seattle..Kirk Cousins (182P)…Minnesota 2-TDs in 4th Qtr

Lions-W-Tampa Bay..Adam Humphrey 109-KRet-TD on failed field goal…Ryan Griffin (8-11) 100….Matt Stafford (113Y) passing

Raiders-W-Packers..Raiders defense 5-saks…allowed only (228Y) offense.

Chiefs-L-Bears..Chase Daniel (198P-47R) in win…Patrick Mahomes (198P) in loss

Steelers-W-Titans..Ben Roethlisberger (114P-TD)…James Connor-JuJu Smith combine 12-receptions

Colts-W-49ers..Andrew Luck-Jacoby Brissett (190Y) combined passing…Jim Garoppolo (9-19) 135Y-passing…RB-Alfred Morris (84Y) rushing

Ravens-W-Miamin…Robert Griffin III (66P-41R)..Lamar Jackson (98P-39R)…combined (243APY)….Ravens defense 5-sacks-2 pickts

Atlanta-L-Jaguars..Blake Bortels (204Y)passing…Matt Ryan (5-12) passing.

Bengals-W-Bills..Andy Dalton (180-2TD)….Nathan Peterman (128P) for Bills…Josh Allen sacked 5-times.

Cowboys-L-Arizona…Dallas turns it over 5-times early in game…Patrick Peterson 30Y-TD-Interception…Arizona fumbled recovery in end zone…Cowboys (0-3) in preseason

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(Injuries)

Ravens..TE-Hayden Hurst-surgery-foot-1st round pick out 4W.
Browns..WR-Josh Gordon-minor hamstring injury
Broncos..S-Shamarko Thomas-eye retina damage
Packers..RB-Ty Montgomery-sprained foot
Colts..DE-John Simon-knee injury
Colts..IR-QB-Brad Kaaya
Jaguars..WR-Marquise Lee-serious knee injury
Giants..TE-Evan Engram-concussion
Steelers..TE-Jesse James-bruised back
49ers..LB-Reuben Foster-concussion
Tampa Bay..WR-Sergio Bailey-broken ankle

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(Teams)

Eagles…say QB-Carson Wentz not yet cleared for contact workouts

Browns..Offered WR-Dez Bryant (1Y-5M) deal-rejected it

Raiders..Disappointed backup QBs-EJ Manuel-2 fumbles..Connor Cook (6-15) passing.

Giants..WR-Sterling Shepard fined (26,379) personal foul penalty
Vikings..CB-Antoline Williamson fined (20,000) violent hit
Jaguars..LB-UYannick Ngakoue-fined (13,639) obscene celebration

Falcons..CB-Damontae Kazee facing fine for helmet tackle badly injured Jacksonville WR-Marquise Lee

Carolina…Hires Tom Glick as team president…was CEO of Manchester City soccer team in England…formerly worked in NBA

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(Roster Moves)

Patriots…WR-Eric Decker retires
Patriots..Release WR-Eddie Pleasant

Bills..Release DE-Tenny Pelepoi
Bengals..Release DT-Chris Baker
Eagles..Release LB-Corey Nelson
Jets..Release WR-Lucky Whitehead
Seattle..Release WR-Tanner McEvoy

Broncos..Sign FA-CB-Adam ‘Pac Man’ Jones-ex Bengals
Jets..Sign FA-RB-Charkandric West-ex Chiefs

Packers-Colts..Trade..Green Bay deals CB-Linzy Pipkins to Colts for LB-Adam Morrison.

Miami..TE-Julius Thomas retires to enter graduate school-seeking doctoral degree in psychology.

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(College)

(Scoreboard)

Colorado State-L-Hawaii….Warriors QB-Cole McDonald (418Y-3TD) in UH-win…Rams QB-KJ Carta-Samuels (532P-5TD)

Wyoming-W-New Mexico State..RB-Nico Evans (190R) in Cowboys win in Las Cruces.

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(Teams)

Ohio State..Coach Urban Meyer tweets apology to Courtney Smith-ex wife of fired assistant coach-for mishandling discipline of her husband…Tweet came 48-hours after he was suspended by school…not during his press conference

Maryland…Investigation that coach DJ Durkin and former AD-Kevin Anderson used school funds to hire attorney to defend 2-Terps players in sexual assault case.

Indiana….Suspends top RB-Morgan Ellison.

Nebraska…Names freshman Adrian Martinez-Fresno as starting QB-1st true freshman ever to start for Huskers

Aztecs…Begins game plan installation for Friday night opener vs Stanford
UCLA..Yet to name starting QB-open vs Cincinnati this weekend
USC..Yet to name starting QB for Trojans season.

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…….(Basketball)………

Golden State…ex-Warriors F-Nick Young-arrested obstruction justice in dioxide with police in Hollywood.

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……(Hockey)…….

Humboldt Broncos…Open training camp with 78-players in camp in Saskatchewan…first team gathering since April bus tragedy that claimed 13-players and 16-in all.

LA Kings..Sign F-Drake Rymsha-scored 31G-in Sarnia in OHL.

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………(General)……..

PGA-Northern Trust Tourney…Bryson deChambeau shoots 18-under 266 to win tourney….Tony Finau (270)….Phil Mickelson (275)…Tiger Woods (280)

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NASCAR-off weekend

Indy Car…Gateway Grand Prix..Will Power makes pit stop with 8-laps left and roars to win.

Formula 1..Belgian Grand Prix…Sebastian Vettle grabs lead on slip-stream pass on 1st lap..runs away from field in win….Bad crash in 1st lap damages 4-cars-Nico Hulkenberger car gets airborne-lands on top of car of Charles LeClerc who escapes serious head injury because of halo roll bar atop car-Nico Alonso also collected in wreck.

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Indy Car…Driver Robert Wickens has 3-surgeries for broken arm and both ankles-listed in stable-serious condition after crash last week at Pocono.

Formula 1-Force India team sold out of bankruptcy to Canadian group ‘Racing Point’….Team had 13M-debts to Mercedes and owed driver Sergio Perez 4M.

Formula 1…Team Red Bull meets with driver Fernando Alonso-looking for ride next season after leaving Team McLaren-no contract offer yet.

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English Premier League
..Manchester United-vs-Tottenham Hot Spur on Monday

..Manchester City-Wolverhampton…Stunning tie game…Wolves get goal despite a hand ball violation…City hits post 3-times with shots.

..Everton-Bournemouth-Tie..Both teams finished with 10-on field.

..Arsenal-W-West Ham…Gunners get help with own goal in comeback.

..Cardiff-Huddersfield…Tie (0-0)…Cardiff City yet to score a goal in 3-games

..Leicester-W-Southhampton..Harry Maguire scores in (92’)

..Liverpool-W-Brighton..Mo Salah scores..Liverpool (3-0) start to season

..Watford-W-Crystal Palace..Watford (3-0)..first time in 137-year history team

Fulham-W-Burnley…Explode for 4-goals..1st win in EPL.

Chelsea-W-Newcastle..Eden Hazard scores penalty kick..DeAndre Yedlin gets game winner.

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Travers Stakes….Catholic Boy runs away from field in easy in at Saratoga.

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