Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Thursday
Padres-L-Cardinals (5-2)…Nolan Areando 2RHR..RBI Single…P-Dakota Hudson throws 7-innings…retired 18-batters in a row…Padres swept in series..have lost 6-of-8 games….Friars now (6-10) vs teams with winning records…Padres team Batting Average (.232)…17th in baseball….Padres 37-home runs..ranked 28th..Padres scored 19-runs in last 8-games…Friars (30-20).
Padres-at-Milwaukee..Thursday game..Sean Manaea-vs-Adrian Houser
Dodgers-Pirates…Pittsburgh led (5-2) aat Press Time…Brian Reynolds 2RHR for Buccos…..Pittsburgh win would mean sweep of series…LA (33-16)…Dodgers have lost 9-games already to bottom dwellers this year…Could have as much as 9-game lead over Padres instead of only 3-games…
LA-New York Mets..Thursday game…Tony Gonsolin-vs-Taijuan Watson
Angels-Yankees….Rained out…Halos lost 7-in a row
Angels-Yankees..Thursday matchups Shohei Ohtani-vs-Jameson Taillon
Angels..Callup P-Andrew Wantz
Cleveland-W-Royals..P-Konnor Pilkington 5-shutout innings for Cleve
Mets-W-Washington..Tomas Nido 3H-2RBI for NY
Miami-W-Rockies..1st game..Jazz Chisholm 4RBI-3HR in 14-0 win
Miami-LW-Rockies..2nd game…Ryan McMahon 3R-triple for Colo…Miami 26R in sweep
Houston-W-A’s..Yander Alvarez 3R-double..
Braves-W-Diamondbacks..Austin Riley 3R-HR for Atl.
Giants-L-Phillies…Kylw Schwarber 3RHR for Phi.
Mariners-L-Orioles…Rougned Odor 3RHR-Balt.
Blue Jays-White Sox….Dan Jansen 3RHR for Toronto
Red Sox-Reds…Alex Verdugo 2R-double for Boston.
Tigers-W-Twins..Jon Schoop 2RBI for Detroit
Cubs-Brewers….Tied 3-3 at Press Time.
Tampa Bay-Texas…Rangers led 2-1 at PressTime
Trevor Bauer….’The Athletic’ files motion asking judge to dismiss defamation lawsuit agaisnt website and demands Dodgers pitcher pay legal fees in case.
Cardinals..OF-Paul Goldschmidt extends hitting streak to 23-straight games.
Washington..IL-SS-Alcides Escobsar-hamstring injury
Phillies..IL-SS-Jean Segura-fractured finger
Tigers..Move P-Casey Mize moved to 60-day IL
Washington….President Mike Rizzo denies slugger Juan Soto is on trading block
Toronto..Sign FA-P-Eric Yardley-ex Padres-Cubs
Brewers..Callup P-Jason Alexander from AAA
Washington..Callup SS-Luis Garcia from AAA
Dodgers..P-Yefry Ramirez signs to pitch in Korea.
Golden State-Boston…Game 1-NBA Championships…Thursday night…matchup of Splash Brothers-Steph Curry-Klay Thompson-vs-Boston’s high scoring duo Jason Tatym-Jayle Brown.
Utah…Jazz coach Quinn Snyder has rejected contract extension offer…Considering stepping aside after 8-years on job.
Aztecs..Sign home and home contract with BYU…will play in San Diego next winter…in Provo during 2023 season.
Chargers…Begin 3rd week of OTA workouts:
Joe Lombardi-Off Coord
..Everyone more familiar with terminology
..Justin Herbert has high comfortable level
..Herbert is an intense guy in football preparation
..Gerald Everett is a weapon tight end
..Zion Johsnon very positive football player
..Ike Spiller physical and productive
..I am comfortable with what we have at right tackle
Keenan Allen..Culture is growing-guys want to be here
Mike Williams….Our offensive continuity grows our confidence
Steelers..DT-Stephon Tuitt-retires after 8-years with injury issues
Arizona..Release RB-Jaylen Samuels
Seattle…Expresses interest in FA-QB-Cam Newton-ex Carolina-Patriots
Washington..DE-Chase Young cleared for full workouts-knee injury
Dallas…Former NFL running back Marion Barber found dead in his apartment in Frisco Texas at age 38….Had suffered from nental health issues since his retirement from the Cowboys. Palyed with Bears after star career at University of Minnesota….Son of former NY Jets running back Marion Barber.
Congress…Asks Roger Goodell-Daniel Snydeer to meet with Oversight Committee to discuss 3-different investigations of operation of the franchise.
Washington..Report new stadium being proposed would seat only 55,000-fans-would be smallest in NFL.
Houston…24th woman preparing to file sexual misconduct lawsuit against QB-Deshaun Watson.
Arizona..QB-Kyler Murray reports to OTA workouts
USD…Announces 33-football recruits signings-included in group:
..QB-Connor Kapisak-transfer from Iowa
..RB-Chris Childers-transfer from Indiana
..OG-Charlie Stone-transfer from Rice
..DT-Travis Johnson-transfer from Riverside City College
Boston College..Hite Blake James as Athletic Director-spent 10Y at Miami as AD
NYRangers-W-Tampa Bay Lightning (6-2)….NY buries LKightning in Game 1-of playoffs…Chris Kriedler scores 9ith goal of playoffs…Rangers add 2-power play goals.
Edmonton-Colorado…Game 2-series-Thursday..Both teams with goaltending issues….Darcy Kuemper out for Avs….Oilers won’t announce status of starter Mike Smith till Thursday…Avalanche lead series 1-0-
Ducks..sign FA-F-Pavol Regenda (6’3-LW)…22Years old…Scored 26-goals in 2-years in Slovakia
Dallas..F-Alex Radulov signs with Ak Bars Kazan-KHL-Russia
Columbus..Sign FA-D-Joona Luoto-Finland
Arizona..Sign FA-kD-Ron Knot-played in Czechia-KHL-Russia
Soccer-World Cup Qualifying
..Ukraine-W-Scotland (3-1)..Andrei Yarmolenko scored on a high volley shot…Roman Yaremchuk scored on a header in Ukraine stunning win in Glasgow….Ukraine had left its country because of war-was given access to the Slovenia training facility…Had not played a match in 99-days…After game-Ukraine players carried victory flag and saidh ‘this is for grieving families and our soldiers’….Ukraine will play at Wales on Sunday…winner qualifies for final World Cup slot
USA-W-Morocco (3-0)…..USA storms to 3-0 lead early…Scored in 26′-32’ to give US the lead…Soccer friendly in Cincinnati….
Manchester United..Veteran Paul Pogba leaving–could be dealt back to Juventus
Real Madrid..Veteran Gareth Bale leaves team..may be headed to EPL in deal.
PGA…Saudi Super League names 12-PGA players to play in 1st tourney in London next week…Group includes Dustin Johnson..Lee Westwood..Sergio Garcia..Ian Poulter..Grahaeme McDowell..Louis Oosthuizen…Charl Schwartzel…Martin Kaymen…Also on list is US Amateur champion-James Piot
Saudi Super League..Greg Norman says league has 6-invitation slots for tourney and could invite Phil Mickelson.
PGA…Commissioner Jay Monahan says he will followup and hand out discipline to players who are signed up to play in Saudi Super League.
Indy Car Racing….Jimmie Johnson named Indy 500-Rookie of the Year…Crashed on final laps of Sunday race after getting as high as 12th in race before being caught up in yellow flags and lapped traffic…finished 28th.
Indy Car…Alex Rossi leaves Andretti Auto Sports-contract expired
Indy Car..Kyle Kirkwood-leaves AJ Foyt team..sings with Andretti Autosport