Padres…GM-AJ Preller hiring coaching staff even though he does not have a manager yet….Offers pitching coach job to Ruben Niebla-assistant pitching coach with Indians..has served in Cleveland organization for 21-years.
Padres…Interview just fired Mets manager Luis Rojas (75-82) record after weekend interview with just fired Cardinals manager Mike Schildt.
Dodgers…Manager Dave Roberts-headed to final year of contract-says there have been no talks yet about an extension…Roberts (106-56) regular season record this year…Career (592-329)…(.622) winning percentage…is also (44-33) in post season…Combined record (636-362).
MLB-Silver Slugger…Finalists for the awards announced on Monday:
..Padres..Fernando Tatis..Manny Machado..Jake Cronenworth
Houston-Atlanta…Game 1…Framber Valdez-vs-Charley Morton-Tuesday game
Cardinals..Hire Oli Marnol as new manager..was bench coach
Cubs..Hire Ehsan Bokhari-Asst GM…was with Houston
Houston..P-Lance McCullers-to miss World Series-forearm injuries
Chargers…Return from bye week…WR-Keenan Allen not at practice…S-Nasir Adderley..LB-Drue Tranquill..DT-Justin Jones all return from injured list.
Chargers..Release KR-WR-KJ Hill..replaced by veteran KR-Andre Roberts
Saints-W-Seahawks (13-10)..Rookie K-Brian Johnson kicks 33Y-FG with (1:56) left in game for New Orleans win…Ugly-penalty marred game…Jameis Winston (222P-TD) for Saints..Alvin Kamara (10R-128Y) in win…Saints defense 5-sacks-8 tackles for loss..Seattle QB-Geno Smith (167P) in loss…Jason Myers misses 2-field goals in rain…Two teams were combined (5-27) on 3rd downs…Game had 13-penalties-153-yards…Saints had 19-play drive did not score..DK Metcalf caught 84Y-TD pass for Seattle.
Rams-Broncos..Trade..LA deals LB-Kenny Young to Broncos for #6 pick
Jets-Eagles..Philadelphia deals QB-Joe Flacco to Jets for #6
Miami..Release QB-Reid Sinnett-ex USD star
Steelers-Chiefs..Discuss trade of LB-Melvin Ingram to KC for draft pick
Miami..Sign S-Shel Redwine-ex Carolina
Eagles..Sign FA-QB-Reid Sinnett-off Dolphins roster-ex USD
Bears..Head coach Matt Nagy-Positive Covid-test
Packers..Def Coor-Joe Barry-Covid test
Packers..WR-Davante Adams positive Covid test
Washington..QB-Ryan Fitzpatrick-MRI on slow healing hip fracture
Jets..LB-Jamien Sherwood-Torn Achilles
Ravens..OT-Patrick Mekari-high ankle sprain
Houston..Name Tyrod Taylor-starting QB-in wake 6-game losing streak
Carolina..Vote of confidence QB-Sam Darnold..Off Coor-Joe Brady
49ers..Jim Garoppolo to remains starting QB despite 3-losses in row
Bengals..QB-Joe Burrow…’Statement game-wins in Pitts-Baltimore’
NFL..Longtime ref-instant replay official Carl Madsen dies (71) after working Titans-Chiefs game on Sunday
Denver…Report Amazon founder Jeff Bezos-no longer interested in negotiation to buy the Broncos from the Pat Bohlen Family Trust
Texas Tech..Fires coach Matt Wells….Red Raiders (13-17) under his leadership…Off Coord-Sonny Cumbie-elevated to interim job.
USC..Former QB-Carson Palmer says he believes USC wants to talk to Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin for vacant coaching job.
Clippers-Portland…Monday game…Clippers jumped out to (45-30) first half lead at Press time in turnover marred game.
Lakers-at-San Antonio..Tuesday game…Lakers (1-2) on season
Chicago…Bulls unveil ‘Chaos Defense’ led by Lonzo Ball and Alex Caruso.
Kings-L-St Louis (3-0)…Vlad Tarasenko 2-goals in 3rd period..G-Villie Husso 34-saves for Blues… ….Kings (1-4-1) on season
Ducks-Winnipeg…Tuesday game…Anaheim (2-3-1) to start season
Anaheim…Put LW-Alexander Volkov on termination waivers…had been sent to AHL San Diego Gulls-but played poorly…was making (925,000)
Ducks..C-Ryan Getzlaf fined 1,000-for violent tripping penalty
NY Islanders..Put G-Corey Schnieder on trading block
San Jose-Ottawa…Sharks trade F-Dylan Gambrell to Senators for #7
English Premier League…Manchester United contemplating firing coach Ole Gunnar Solskjær after (5-0) loss to Liverpool…Club could interview Zinedine Zidane-Real Madrid..Antonio Conte-ex EPL coach…Maurichio Pochettino-Paris St-Germaine.