Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Thursday
Padres-W-Marlins (10-3)…Jake Cronenworth Grand Slam HR in 1st inning..Ha Seong-Kim 3R-double…Bullpen throws (4.2inn-shutout ball)….Mike Clevinger lasts (4.1 inn)…Josh Bell breaks hitting drought- just (1-30)…Marlins pitching 10-walks..Friars (66-54)
Padres-Washington…Open homestand with Nationals….Thursday matchup-Yu Darvish-vs-Anubal Sanchez
Padres…Fernando Tatis will meet with GM-AJ Preller on Thursday….As scheduled meeting on Saturday with Owner Peter Seidler…
MLB…Informs Padres-Fernando Tatis will be allowed access to Petco Park:
..Can use training facility during day
..Will have access to trainers-team doctors
..Can be on field for early BP-fielding
..Must leave field and dugout at 5pm when gates open
..Not allowed in dugout-clubhouse during games
Dodgers-W-Brewers (2-1)…Max Muncy-Austin Barnes HRs…Tony Gonsolin (15-1) on year…….LA (81-35)….Won 36-of-43…won 15-of-16
Dodgers-Milwaukee..Thursday pitchers-Andrew Heaney-vs-Colton Burnes
Dodgers..Bench OF-Cody Bellinger…(.206-BA)
Dodgers..Craig Kimbrel will remain as closer despite 4-blown saves-5-losses
Angels-L-Mariners (11-7)…Cal Raliegh 2HRs for Ms…Eugenio Suarez 2RHR..Jess Winker 2RHR….Halos lost despite Shohei Ohtani 4-hits…..Halos (51-67)
Angels…Off day-Thursday…play in Detroit-Friday.
Angels..OF-Mike Trout cleared to play-Friday-been battling back issues
Cubs-W-Washington..PJ Higgins 2RHR-Chi
Twins-W-Royals..Jose Miranda 2R-HR
Orioles-L-Blue Jays..Ross Stripling 6-perfect innings-Toronto
Red Sox-W-Pirates..Christian Arroyo 2R-double-Sox..
Yankees-W-Rays..Josh Donaldson Grand Slam HR-10th…NY lost 10-of-13
Tigers-L-Guardinals..Cleveland 5R in 8th.
Mets-W-Braves..Brett Baty HR-lst at bat…Starling Marte 2-HRs..NY (76-42)..
Cardinals-W-Rockies..Nolan Gormon 3RBIs-STL..
Rangers-L-A’s..Sean Murphy HR-2RHR-Oakland..
Houston-W-White Sox..Astros now (76-43)
Giants-Arizona…SF led 2-1 Press Time.
Reds-W-Phillies..Jose Barrero RBI single-9th
Texas…Fire President-Baseball Operations Jon Daviels-a day after firing Manager Chris Woodward…Rangers headed for 6th losing season in a row…GM-Chris Young elevated to also take over control of Baseball Operations.
Reds..OF-Joey Votto-torn rotator cuff
Yankees..IL-P-Clay Holmes-back injury
Mets..P-Taijuan Walker-back issue
A’s..Release SS-Elvis Andrus…hitting (.237)
Toronto..Release P-Spencer Patton
Giants..Sign FA-P-Andrew Vasquez-ex Phillies
Milwaukee…Sell 1B-Tyler White to Braves
Yankees..Callup OF-Estevan Florial-hit (.286) AAA
Yankees..Callup 2B-Oz Cabrera
Chargers…Sign S-Derwin James to record (4Y-76M)…Includes 29M-first year payment and 42M-guaranteed…James missed 14-practices while negotiating…Has fought thru 3-major injuries in NFL career in 5-years
Chargers-Cowboys…Full 2-hour joint practice on Wednesday…Defenses dominated…Dallas 4-QB sacks-2 interceptions…Michah Parsons 2-sacks for Dallas..Justin Herbert interception….Cowboys RBs-offense broke off 4-big runs…Dak Prescott struggled against Khalil Mack pass rush….Chargers interceptions from Michael Davis-Kyle Van Noy….Teams will do special teams drills on Thursday.
Rams…Matthew Stafford threw 31-passes in Rams full scrimmage on Tuesday.
Seattle..QB-Drew Lock-positive Covid test
Seattle..RB-Kenneth Walker-hernia injury
Chiefs..WR-Mecole Hardman-groin injury
Colts..LB-Drew Ogletree-major knee injury
Carolina..OC-Brad Bozeman-foot injury
Tampa By..LB-Cam Gill-fractured foot
49ers..OT-Matt McGlinchey-knee issue
Vikings..QB-Kirk Cousins-cleared from Covid list-returns to practicd
Steelers..Sign FA-OG-Will Dunkle-ex Aztecs
Steelers..Sign FA-OC-Ryan McCollum
Titans..Sign FA-CB-Lonnie Johnson-ex Chiefs
Titans..Acquire C-Ty Gillespie-ex Raiders
Browns..Sign FA-WR-Easop Winston-ex Saints
Browns..Sign FA-DT-Waytt Miller-ex 49ers
Ravens..Release QB-Brett Hundley
Broncos..Release RB-Max Borghi
Jets..Release S-Luq Barcoo-ex Aztecs
Jets..Release WR-Rashard Davis
Giants.Release WR-Auston Proehl
Jaguars..Release DT-Malcom Brown
NFL Preseason….Seahawks-Bears-Thursday Night Football
Cleveland..Deshaun Watson final discipline from Arbitrator Peter Henry-remains on hold while talks between NFL-Union on a negotiated suspension continue
Ravens..Contract talks with QB-Lamar Jackson continue towards August 30th deadline..Jackson wants a reported (43M) average salary guaranteed.
Aztecs..Expel S-Kyron White from practice after fight in which he hit OC-Alama Ulave in head with a helmet-leading to possible concussion
Jackson State….Head coach Deion Sanders hires ex-Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer as a DB coach.
Notre Dame…Reportley about to sign a contrct upgrade with NBC-Network that would net the school 60M per year from the current 22M-p[er year deal…Irish TV ratings were down 48%-last fall.
Simon Fraser University…Canadian-Division II=-school moves its home games to Blaine, Washington because of Covid laws for teams trying to cross the border from US.
Lakers…Sign G-LeBron James to (2Y-997M) extension with a player option for a third year.
Knicks-Utah..NY Post reports Knicks-Jazz reopen trade talks for third time involving deal for G-Donovan Mitchell.
Dallas..Sign FA-G-Tyler Hall-ex Knicks
Spurs..Sign FA-F-Alize Joyhnson-exBulls
Toronto..Report G-Malachi Flynn may be put on trading block
NBA..Release full schedule
..Lakers-at-Golden State-NBA opener-Tuesday-October 18
..Clippers-vs-Lakers..home opener-Thursday-October 20th
Wayne Gretzky….Sued for 10M by Chewing Gum Company-he lied about losing 35-pounds chewing the gum in weightloss lie.
Blackhawks..Sign FA-D-Jack Johnson-ex Colorado
Blackhawks..Sign FA-F-Cole Guttman-Denver University star-ex Tampa
Colorado..Sign FA-G-Lukas Parik-ex LA Kings (.913-GAA) ECHL
Penguins..Sign FA-F-Jack St-Ivany-ex Boston College-Flyers draft pick
Arizona..Sign #1-pick-D-Mav Lamoreaux-(6’7)
PGA..Tiger Woods leads 25-player closed door meeting to discuss future of PGA Tour…will make proposals to PGA-Commissioner Jay Monahan….Players say ‘Golf Fractured.. needs Unity”..because of LIV raids of Tour name players
PGA…Veteran golfer Patrick Reed has filed a 750M-defamation lawsuit against the Golf Channel and PGA Tour for constant negative coverage of his career and insulting description of his career.
PGA…1st round BMW-Championships in Wilmington, Delaware
NASCAR….Team Penske signs Ryan Blaney to 3Y-contract extensio