Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Tuesday
Braves-Astros…Game 6-at Minute Maid Park..Atlanta leads series (3-1)…Max Fried-vs-Luis Garcia..both struggled in postseason
..Fried..(9-inn-11R-15H-2HR) in last 3-starts
..Garcia..(13inn-11R-11H-2HR) in last 4-appearances in postseason
Padres..Introduce Manager Bob Melvin…Signs (3Y-12M) contract:
..This ballpark-that roster-‘electric’
..Real hook here-this roster-this ownership group-‘hungry to win’
..Tatis-most exciting player in the game
..What an opportunity this is
Dodgers..Will not pick up 12M-option in Joe Kelly contract..gets 4M-buyout
Texas..hire Donnie Heckler as bench coach-ex Giants coach
Red Sox..Tim Hyers-quits as hitting coach
Arizona..Hire Jeff Bannister-hitting coach-ex Texas
Mets..Fire Zach Scott…was Interim GM..but had DUI in season
Cubs..Hire Greg Brown-hitting coach-ex Houston
Cardinals..Fire Jobel Jiminez-asst hitting coach
Mets..ask permission to interview Raquel Ferreira-Asst GM-Red Sox
Royals..Release OF-Ryan McBroom
Seattle..Not pick up 20M-option 3B-Kyle Seager
Indians..Not pick up 7M-option C-Rob Perez.
Chargers…CB-Asante Samuel-in concussion protocol…CB-Michael Davis-hamstring.
Chiefs-W-Giants (20-17)..Harrison Butker kicks game winninf field goal (1:05)…Chiefs survived another turnover prone game to win……Chiefs defense back to back QB sacks on final series to preserve win…Patrick Mahomes (275P-2TD-1 Int-3 sacks)…Daniel Jones (221-2TD-Int)….teams combined 22-penalites in sloppy game….Chiefs now (4-4) on season…Monday Night Football..
Tennessee..Lose RB-Derrick Henry for season-fractured foot..(937Y-rushing) this season.
Saints..QB-Jameis Winston torn ACL-MCL-gone for year
Seattle..QB-Russell Wilson-surgery to remove pin from fractured middle finger
Vikings..DE-Danielle Hunter-possible torn pectoral
Jaguars..RB-James Robinson-sprained foot
Colts..WR-TY Hilton-concussion..DT-Ty Lewis-IR-knee
Cowboys..LB-Jabril Cox-torn ACL
Browns..OT-Jack Conklin-dislocated elbow
Ravens..LB-Malik Harrison-minor calf wound-hit by errant bullet
Carolina..RB-Christian McCaffrey-cleared full practice
Denver-Rams..TRADE..Broncos deal LB-Von Miller to LA for #2-3 draft picks..Miller (110) career QB sacks
Titans..Sign FA-RB-Adrian Peterson..(36Y)..has (14,820Y) rushing
Saints..Will not bring in QB-Cam Newton for workout…will go with Trevor Siemian-Tysom Hill to replace injured Jameis Winston.
UCLA…Coach Chip Kelly under siege..is (15-25) in career
TCU..Fires Coach Gary Patterson…(181-79) in 20-years with Frogs
Alabama State..Fires Coach Donald Hill-Eley (20-21) with Hornets
UTSA..Contract extensioin to coach Jeff Traylor..(8-0) this year
USC..WR-Drake London-broken ankle..led nation in catches (88R-1,084Y)
Clippers-Oklahoma City…..Thunder had big lead in first quarter….led (39-31) late in 2nd quarter at Press Time….Monday game…Clippers (1-4)
Lakers-Houston..Tuesday game…Lakers won 3-in row.
New Orleans..C-Zion Williamson-Scan on broken foot..out 3-more weeks
Cavs..F-Kevin Love placed in Covid protocols
Sixers..F-Tobias Harris-Covid issue…C-Joel Embiid-knee pains
Ducks-New Jersey Devils…Tuesday game
Kings..off till Wednesday game with Blues
Gulls..off till Friday game with Bakersfield..Gulls (1-4) start to AHL season
NHL..Gary Bettman says he is willing to meet with former NHL player Sheldon Kennedy to talk about counseling program for players who may have mental health issues and those sexually assaulted…get his recommendations for NHL programs.
Montreal..NHL suspends F-Ced Paquette for 2G-for cross check that injured Ducks young star Trevor Zegras
Montreal..Sends #1 pick-Cole Caufield to Laval-AHL
Ottawa..Puts forward Scott Sabourin on waivers
Penguins..Puts D-Marcus Pettersson-Chad Ruhwedel on Covid-list
Soccer-Tottenham Hot Spur fires coach Nuno Santos…team has gone (5-5)-scored only 9-goals in 10-games.
FC Barcelona…Lose F-Sergio Aguero-3 months-irregular heartbeat issues