Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Thursday
Padres-L-Mets (5-2)-Wednesday game..Brandon Nimmo 3H…Francisco Lindor HR…NY wins 2-of-3 vs SD….Juan Soto (2H-HR) in loss..Manny Machado 3-big defensive plays..Padres now (7-6)
..Blake Snell (5inn-4R-6H-5W)..ERA (7.62)
..Padres 9-left on base
..Padres pitchers issue 7-walks
..Soto (.217-BA)..Machado (.250)..Cronenworth (.214)..Nola (.103)..Odor (.118)…Grisham (.196)…Carpenter (.200)
Padres-Milwaukee..Thursday matchup..Nick Martinez starts for Padres
Padres..P-Joe Musgrove to throw bullpen session Friday-test shoulder
Padres..P-Drew Pomeranz-first rehab outing El Paso
Padres..SS-Fernando Tatis-rehab-El Paso (6-17) in PCL
Dodgers-W-Giants….LA led (10-4) at Press Time….Giants had (3-0) lead…Dodgers roared back behind Clayton Kershaw…Max Muncy solo HR-3RHR..Mookie Betts RBI-double…Dodgers scored 5R in 6th in taking the lead…..Wednesday game…LA now (7-6)
Dodgers..OF-Chris Taylor struggling..14-strikeouts in 34 at bats
Angels-W-Washington (3-2)..Griff Canning (5inn-2R) in first start…Relievers retired 18-of-19 batters..Angels now (7-5)
Seattle-W-Cubs..Jarred Kelenic 482′-HR..Teo Hernandez HR for M’s
Cardinals-W-Rockies..Nolan Arenado-Nolan Gorman 2RHRs-StL
Arizona-W-Milwaukee..Lourdes Gurriel (3-4)-HR-3RBIs-Arizona now (8-5)
Miami-W-Phillies…Battered Phillies fall to (4-8).
Orioles-L-A’s…Brent Rooker 3RBIs in A’s win
Tampa Bay-W-Boston…Randy Arozarena 3RHR-Sac Fly..Rays (12-0)
Toronto-W-Detroit..George Springer RBI single in 10th..
Reds-L-Braves..Eddie Rosario HR in 8th-Atlanta..
Rangers-L-Royals..KC 10-run explosion.
Astros-W-Pirates..Alex Bregman 3RHR-Houston
Twins-W-White Sox..Sonny Gray (5inn-0R)
Yankees-W-Cleveland..Ozzie Cordero game winning RBI double-NY
Braves..Sign FA-P-Nick Margevicius-ex Padres-Mariners
White Sox..Sign FA-P-Daniel Ponce DeLeon-ex Cardinals-Reds
Cubs..Sign 2B-Ian Happ (3Y-61M) extension
Rockies..IL-P-German Marquez-strained forearm
Yankees..2B-DJ LeMahieu-leg injury..Gleyber Torres-leg issue
Twins..SS-Kyle Farmer-beaned in face by pitch
Twins..IL-OF-Joey Gallo-rib cage issue
Brewers..IL-P-Brandon Woodruff-shoulder inflammation
Texas..SS-Corey Seager-hamstring injury
Tigers..IL-P-Matt Manning-fractured foot
Aztecs…Land G-Reece Dixon-Waters-transfer USC..(6’5) Defensive player of year and 6th Man of Year in Pac 12…Has 2-years eligibility left…1st acquisition from transfer portal.
Aztecs…Veteran F-Keshad Johnson leaves SDSU…will enter the transfer portal and has filed for NBA draft…(7P-5R) for State last year.
Arkansas..G-Anthony Black files for NBA draft (12P-5R) for Razorbacks
(NBA)..Play In Games-Wednesday:
..New Orleans-L-Oklahoma City (123-118)….Pelicans-Thunder traded buckets the entire 4th quarter……Pelicans star Brandon Ingram missed two short jumpers and a free throw in the final minute….Shai Gilegous-Alexander hit driving layup with (:28) left to give Thunder the lead on the road….Josh Giddey (31P)…Alexander (32P)..Lu Dort…(25P) for Thunder…Pelicans led by Ingram (29P)…
..Toronto-L-Chicago (109-105)…Raptors lose 11-point lead on home floor in 4th quarter…Zach LaVine scores (30P) in 2nd half…Finishes with (39P)….DeMar DeRozan adds (23P)….Raptors Pascal Siakam scores (31P)-but missed 2-free throws end of game….Raptors missed 18-free throws in bad loss.
New Orleans..C-Zion Williamson says slow recovery from major hamstring injury ‘mental thing-not a physical thing’….not ready to rejoin team
Knicks..F-Julius Randle goes thru full practice testing ankle
Dallas..Exit meeting with soon to be FA-G-Kyrie Irving..wants early decision on commitment…Team went (7-18) after making ‘5-for-1’ trade to acquire him.
Herb Meyer…Legendary High School coach passes (87Y)…Spent 35-years as head coach at Oceanside and El Camino…Went (339-148-15) as head coach…In Hall of Fame as coach and Athletic Director
Houston…Have 6-trade offers for 2nd pick in the draft
Colts..Say they are concentrating on drafting college QB
Titans..Workout FA-WR-Chris Moore-ex Houston Texans
Lions..Visit with QB-CJ Stroud-Ohio State
Vikings..Visit with QB-Tanner McKee-Stanford
Raiders..Meet 2nd time with DT-Jalen Carter-Georgia
Tampa Bay..Visit with QB-Hendon Hooker-Tennessee
Tampa Bay..Visit with QB-Wil Levis-Kentucky-Wednesday
Atlanta..Visit with QB-Will Levis-Thursday
Tennessee…Puts RB-Derrick Henry on trade block-due to earn (6M)
Steelers..Release LB-Jemir Jones
Seattle..Sign FA-DT-Jarran Reed-ex Packers-Chiefs
Washington…Amazon founder Jeff Bezos withdraws from bidding on Commander’s team…Owner Daniel Snyder has only two offers-worth (5.5B and 6.2B) and is holding out for 7B bid….NFL owners may intercede and vote to remove Snyder as owner
Cleveland..DT-Perrion Winfrey-arrested domestic abuse incident
Tampa Bay..Former WR-Antonio Brown-sued (1.1M) by jewler for failing to make payments on diamond jewelry.
Giants..RB-Saquon Barkley..’will not sign 10M-Franchise Tag-boycott OTAs)
Chargers..Hire Phil Serchi-Off Assistant..was Off Coord-Hutchinson Community College…Coach Brandon Staley has 25-assistants
Big 10-Conference..Hires Tony Petitti-as Commissioner…Helped create MLB-Network in baseball
South Carolina State…Sued by family of late S-Phillip Adams for mishandling series of concussions in college that led to CTE at early age…Adams died after killing 6-people in South Carolina last year after NFL career…Was diagnosed with severe CTE in two parts of brain.
Anaheim Ducks-LA Kings…Season finale…Ducks have lost 12-games in a row…Coach Dallas Eakins could be fired this weekend…Ducks won just 23-of-81-games….Kings (46-25-10) headed to playoffs.
Boston..Bruins set NHL record for wins and points…Bruins (64-12-5) with record (133) points in standings…David Pastrnak 60-goals and 111-points this year…Boston has 11-players who have scored 10-goals or more this year.
Dallas Stars…former 2nd round draft pick F-Ray Sawata passed away (38Y)-heart attack
Florida Panthers..Sign D-Mike Benning-college star-Denver University.
PGA-Heritage-1st round action at Hilton Head Island tees off on Thursday…Masters champ Jon Rahm heads the field…LIV players are banned from tourney.
PGA…Players say Tour must rearrange it’s ‘Elite Events’ Schedule to avoid player burnout…’Need more balanced schedules’
Soccer…Team USA-releases roster for its Clasico matchup with Mexico…does not contain any international stars for April 19th game…Mostly MLS players