Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Tuesday
Padres-Atlanta….Rained out on Monday….Tarp had been removed…then rains returned while field was uncovered….Rain in forecast on Tuesday also…Friars (55-41)…Lost 8-of-14…Will be made up as 7-inning doubleheaders on Wednesday.
San Diego-Braves..Tuesday matchup…Yu Darvish-Kyle Wright
Padres…Activate Yu Darvish from DL…option P-Miguel Diaz to AAA
Padres..P-Dinelson Lamet-good throwing session on Monday..may be moved to bullpen for shorter outings for rest of season.
Padres..Outright P-Jordan Humphries off 40-man roster-opens way to add player from outside organization.
Padres…C-Austin Nola will catch back to back games at AAA-El Paso as he continues his rehab work.
Padres..Starting pitching (5.98ERA) since June 16th.
Padres…Sign 1st round pick SS-Jackson Merrill-Maryland…Signed (1.8M)…was slotted at (2.7M)
Dodgers-Giants….SF led (3-2) in 5th inning at Press Time….Max Muncy-Justin Turner solo HRs for LA…Buster Posey 2RHR for SF…..Monday game..LA (58-36)…SF (58-34)…Giants had 1-game lead over LA heading into game.
LA-San Francisco..Tuesday pitchers Bullpen day-vs-Alex Wood
Dodgers…OF-Mookie Betts-hip issue…SS-Gavin Lux-hamstring
Angels-A’s….Athletics led (4-0) at Press Time…Shohei Ohtani (6inn-0R-8K)….Ramon Laureano 3RHR for Oakland…..Monday game…Halos (46-46)
Halos-Oakland..Tuesday pitchers..Jose Suarez-vs-James Kaprielian
Angels-Pirates..Trade…Halos deal P-Dillon Peters for a minor leaguer.
Twins-W-White Sox..1st game..Nelson Cruz HR-Sac Fly for Minn
Twins-L-White Sox..2nd game..Gavin Sheets 3RHR
Marlins-L-Nationals..Washington explodes 18-1 win..Juan Soto-Trea Turner 9RBIs combined
Red Sox-W-Blue Jays..Boston 8R in 1st inning..Hunter Renfroe Grand Slam HR
Orioles-W-Rays..Ryan Mountcastle RBI double.
Mets-W-Reds..NY hits 7HRs..Kevin Pillar 3RHR..Mike Conforto 2HRs..
Tigers-W-Rangers..Miggy Cabrera 5RBI..Rangers outscored (39-2) 4-games..
Cubs-L-Cardinals..Dylan Carlson 2RBIs..
Indians-L-Houston..Yordan Alvarez 2RHR for Houston..
Pirates-Arizona..DBacks 3HRs..led (4-2) at Press Time
A’s…Oakland City Council votes Tuesday on 12B-plan for new Stadium-Development Project at Howard Terminal sight…A’s would pay 1B towards Stadium…A’s say if Council rejects plan-franchise will begin talks about moving to Las Vegas or other cities…Have been given MLB approval.
Boston…Yankees fan arrested for throwing ball that hit Red Sox OF-Alex Verdugo over weekend…Red Sox walked off the field after incident.
White Sox..Sign P-Lance Lynn (2Y-38M) extension..(9-3) this year
Pirates..Sign C-Henry Davis-ULouisville-#1 pick..(6.5M) deal
Arizona..Sign FA-P-Shane Carle-ex Mariners
Miami..Breaks off talks with OF-Starling Marte-rejected (3Y-30M) offer
Blue Jays..Callup 2B-Bry Valera from AAA
Mets..DL-P-Jake DeGrom-2X-forearm issue
Seattle..DL-OF-Jake Fraley-Covid issue
Marlins..MRI-2B-Jazz Chisholm-shoulder..1B-Garrett Cooper-elbow
Yankees..DL-P-Darren O’Day-torn hamstring
Phillies..Surgery-OF-Scott Kingery-torn labrum
Suns-at-Milwaukee…Game 6-playoffs…Bucks lead (3-2)…Phoenix needs to get more offense from C-DeAndre Ayton and backups Cam Johnson and Cam Payne.
New Orleans-Lakers..Discussing sign and trade…G-Lonzo Ball for F-Kyle Kuzma
Minnesota..G-Shabazz Napier signs to play with St-Petersburg-Russia
Brooklyn Nets…Negotiating to hold preseason training camp in San Diego in the fall.
USA..Olympic team loses 3rd player to Covid..G-Zach LeVine
NFL…Reports only 13-teams have reached 85%-vaccination rate in league…Says 73% of players have received vaccines…2-teams still below the 50% threshold.
Dallas…WR-icon Michael Irvin rips Cowboys player…so many unvaccinated…’will cost team chance to go to Super Bowl”
Steelers…Workout FA-LB-Melvin Ingram-ex Chargers..Signed Monday night
Steelers..Workout FA-OT-Russell Okung-ex Chargers-Carolina
Steelers…Veteran FB-Roosevelt Nix retires
Dallas…Doctors clear FA-DT-Geno Atkins to workout for Cowboys-ex Bengals
Vikings..DT-Michael Pierce-calf injury-will miss start of camp
Giants..RB-Saquon Barkley-yet to clear for workouts-coming off knee surgery
Raiders…Team President Marc Badain resigns-had been with club since 1991
Aztecs…Donnell Pumphrey-former star RB-hired as assistant coach at Bishop’s-LaJolla…was with Eagles 3-seasons-plauged by torn hamstring injuries..retired..returned to school for degree.
Seattle Kraken…Expansion team offers FA-G-Chris Driedger (3Y-10.5M) contract…ex-Florida Panther (21-8-4) record with (.931) save percentage
Montreal…Report G-Carey Price has knee-hip issues…reason he was left unprotected for expansion draft.
Seattle…Discussing possible Draft-Trade deals involving Blues F-Vlad Tarasenko…Seattle would draft him-pay some of his (7.5M) contract and trade him.
Nashville..Highly regarded prospect Luke Prukop-announces he is ‘gay’
Flyers..Hire Darryl Williams assistant coach
Winnipeg..Hire Mark Morrisson-Ducks assistant coach-name him head coach AHL-Manitoba Moose
NHL…Reportedly has schedule for next year that includes a pause from Feb 5-to-22nd to allow NHL players to participate in 2022-Winter Olympic Games.
Olympics….2-alternate gymnasts test positive for Covid in Tokyo….They trained with the 6-stars led by Simone Biles…the 6-top stars have tested negatively daily…A female basketball star tested positive and could not board the team plane…63-athletes from different countries have tested positive thru Sunday night.