Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Tuesday
Padres-Cleveland..Open 2-game series with Gladiators..Mike Clevinger makes first start since 2020 playoffs-recovering from elbow surgery and knee injury…Cleveland stars Zach Plesac…Padres (15-8)..tied for first place with Dodgers
Padres…Off on Monday.
Padres…Start second month of season ranked 10th in hitting with (.224) average in National League despite great start by Eric Hosmer-Manny Machado.
Padres..Sign FA-P-Yusmeiro Petit to 1-year contract…(37Y)..has (50-44) with 3.93-ERA…Pitched for A’s-Arizona-Marlins-Giants-Washington-Angels.
Dodgers-vs-Giants…Open series on Tuesday..Julio Urias-vs-Carlos Rodon ..Dodgers (14-7).
Dodgers…off day on Monday
Dodges..Activate P-Tommy Kahnle from DL
Angels-L-White Sox (3-0)..Chisox P-Dylan Cease (11K-1 hitter)
Angels-at-Boston…Open road trip on Tuesday…Noah Syndegaard-vs-Michael Wacha…Halos (15-8)
Angels..Put SS-Matt Duffy on Covid list
Cardinals–W-Royals..Steven Matz outdueled Zach Grienke in St Louis win
Marlins-L-Arizona..David Peralta 2RHR for Dbacks.
Twins-W-Orioles..Carlos Correa RBI single for Minnesota
Yankees-L-Blue Jays..Gleybur Torrest 2RHR..NY (17-6) on season
Mets-L-Braves..Travis D’Arnaud 2 doubles-3RBI-Atl.
Astros-W-Mariners..Yordan Alvarez HR-Houston
Rays-W-A’s..Yandy Diaz HRfor Tampa
Reds…DL-2B-Jon India-hamstring..OF-Jake Fraley-hamstring
Meets..DL-P-Sean Foley-elbow ligament
Twins..DL-SS-Miguel Sano-possible knee surgery
Mets..DFA-2B-Robbie Cano (.195)..Owed 24M on contract
Texas..OF-Willie Calhoun asks for trade
Tampa Bay..Option OF-Josh Lowe to AAA
Tampa Bay..DFA-P-Robert Duggar
Cardinals..Option P-Packy Naughton to AAA
Cleveland..DFA-P-Logan Allen…1B-Bob Bradley
Boston..Release 3B-Travis Shaw
Houston..Release P-Alex Morgan
A’s..Option P-Adam Oller
Mets..Manager Buck Showalter suspended-beanball incident s Phillies
Chargers…Decline to pick up 5th year option DE-Jerry Tillery at (11.8M)…will play this year then become a free agent.
NFL…Ends investigation of tanking charges leveled against owner Jim Haslam by former coach Hue Jackson…NFL found no truth to claims…Jackson refused to meet with NFL investigators.
Saints..Sign FA-S-Tyrann Mathieu-ex Chiefs (3Y-33M)
Washington..Sign FA-OT-Trai Turner-ex Chargers-Carolina-Steelers
Steelers..Sign FA-S-Damontae Kazee-ex Cowboys-Falcons
Houston..Sign FA-DT-Rasheem Green-ex Seattle
Bears..Release QB-Nick Foles
Falcons..Release RB-Mike Davis
Houston-Chiefs..TRADE..Texans deal CB-Lonnie Johnson to Chiefs for #7 pick
Steelers..Do not pick up option year on LB-Devin Bush
49ers..Re-sign CB-Jason Verrett
Maryland..Extension Coach Mike Locksley thru (2026)
Georgia…Record 5-Bulldogs taken in lst round…Record 15-players drafted in all
..Suns-W-Dallas (121-114)..Phoenix scores (69) in first half..survives Luka Doncic (45P)…Suns got (25P) DeAndre Ayton…(23P) Chris Paul
..Miam-W-76ers..(106-92)…Tyler Herro (25P) off bench…Bam Adebayo (24P-13R) in Heat win
..Boston-Milwaukee..Bucks lead (1-0)
…Golden State-Memphis..Warriors go for 2nd win in a row
NBA…Hires longtime exec Joe Dumars as Director of Operations..Former GM-Detroit Pistons…Asst GM-Sacramento Kings
LA Kings-W-Edmonton..(4-3)..Sean Durzi scores on slapshot thru a screen latein 3rd period in upset win over Oilers..Kings had early 2-0 lead..Connor McDavid-Leon Draisaitl rallied Oilers to tie game…
Carolina-W-Boston.(5-1)…Hurricane score 2-goals in (2;10) and 2-goals in (:60) in blowout win..
Toronto-W-Tampa Bay. (5-0)..Auston Matthews 2-goals in blowout Leafs win..Toronto killed off 5-minute major to start game and then bombed Lightning in lopsided upset win…
Winnipeg…Fire Dave Lowrey-2 Assistant coaches..Jets went (26-22-6) but missed playoffs
Vancouver..Meets Bruce Boudreau about extension..went (32-15-10) after replacing Trent Green
Arizona..Fire assistant coach Phil Housley
NHL..announces Montreal-Arizona-Seattle will be atop the board for the draft lottery
Winnipeg..GM-Kevin Chelveldayoff given 3Y-contract extension
Montreal..Guy LaFleur funeral service in the World Cathedral in Montreal-will be televised across the Dominion by TSN.
Kentucky Derby…20-horse field set for Saturday’s Run for Roses
..Zandon…starts 10th at gate..is 3-1 favorite
..Taiba..goes off 12th post position
Golf..Greg Norman-founder of the Saudi Super League…says Phil Mickelson is welcome to play the tour events if he wishes…has not talked to Mickelson since his criticism of Saudi Arabia….Super League plays first event in London…goes head to head against the Canadian Open.
..Soccer..English Premier League announces Norwich City will be the first team relegated out of EPL in off season for last place finish.