Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Tuesday
Padres-L-Giants (1-0)….Pitchers duel….Giants Alex Wood (6.1inn-0R-5K)….Blake Snell (5.1in-1R-8K)…..SF closer Camilo Doval retired Juan Soto-Manny Machado-Josh Bell in 9th inning…San Diego (61-51)…lost 5th in a row…..had fallen to 3rd place in Wildcard race behind Atlanta-Phillies and 3-games infront of Milwaukee with 50-games to play…Giants (53-55)..San Diego tumbles to 16-games behind the Dodgers.
San Diego-San Francisco..Tuesday matchup..Joe Musgrove (8-5)-vs-Alex Cobb…Musgrove started (8-0)…winless in last 7-starts with (0-5) record.
Padres…Thinking of leaving Fernando Tatis on rehab assignment till August 15th..Needs at bats
Padres..OF-Wil Myers-response to blowout losses to Dodgers…’We put to much emphasis on playing LA’
Dodgers-Minnesota…Tuesday game…Dodgers (75-33)…have won 30-of past 35-games..Julio Urias (11-7)-vs-Joe Ryan
Dodgers…Off day on Monday
Dodgers..IL-P-Yency Almonte-elbow issues
Dodgers..Sign FA-3B-Ryan Bannon-ex Orioles
Angels-W-A’s (1-0)…Luis Rengifo 434′-HR…in win……Halos (47-63)
Angels-A’s…Tuesday matchup..Shohei Ohtani (9-7) 2.83-ERA-vs-James Kaprelian.
Angels..IL-OF-Mickey Moniak-fractured finger while bunting
Angels..Sign FA-OF-Steven Duggar-ex Giants
Orioles-W-Blue Jays..Ramon Urias 3RHR-Baltimore..
Mets-W-Reds..Starling Marte 3RHR…Mets now (71-39)..
Cubs-W-Nationals…Cubs hit 2HRs in 3rd inning in win.
Pirates-L-Arizona..Ketel Marte 2R-single for Az..
Yankees-W-Seattle..Josh Donaldson HR-2R single…NY (71-39)..had .lost 5-in a row
Cubs..Sign FA-OF-Franmil Reyes-ex Cleveland
Pirates..Release OF-Jake Marisnick
Giants..Sign FA-OF-Steele Waker-ex Texas
Pirates..Callup 2B-Tupu Marcano
Braves..Option OF-Guillermo Heredia
Washington..P-Mackenzie Gore-cleared to begin throwing on Friday
Mets..P-Joey Luchessi begins throwing program-after elbow surgery
Cardinals..P-Jack Flaherty-cleared begin throwing-shoulder problems 3X this year.
Boston…TV analyst Dennis Eckersley to retire end of year..Pitched for 24-years..went to Hall of Fame..worked for NESN for 20-years on Sox games.
Chargers..Begin preparation for 1st preseason game vs Rams latethis week
..QB-Justin Herbert will not play in an preseason games.
..S-Derwin James misses 10th day of 11-on-11 practice with contract issue
..OT-Storm Norton..2nd worst OT-in NFL last year..9-sacks allowed..40-pressures
..Sign FA-OC-Cameron Hunt-ex USFL..played for Denver-Raiders
Rams…QB-Matthew Stafford will be working on pitch count-number of throws thru camp to protect elbow..Will not play any preseason games.
…Rookie RB-Kyren Williams-Notre Dame-activated from PUP
..Team remains interested in talking to WR-Odell Beckham-when healthy
Miami…Herald report that owner Steven Ross had 5-of top coaches on team-were all Blacks on Brian Flores staff…and had 5-VPs who were African American when Flores filed his ‘racist’ lawsuit against owner.
NFL..Sends memo to officials to enforce ‘no contact rules’ in preseason games.
Jaguars..Praise DT-Travon Walker for sac and tackle for loss in 1st game vs Raiders.
Packers..say QB-Jordan Love will start first preseason game
Colts..Say CB-Stephon Gilmour has taken leadership role on defense
Browns..Coach Kevin Stefanski calls camp ‘normal’ despite Deshaun Watson-Kareem Hunt off field distractions.
Washington..Reports QB-Carson Wentz has been highly erratic throwing ball
Raiders..Workout FA-DT-Daniel -ex Browns-Patriots
Saints..Sign FA-CB-Jordan Brown-ex Redskins
Miami..Workout FA-C-Cole Toner
Lions..Sign FA-OG-Kendall Lamm-ex Broncos
Atlanta..Sign FA-DT-Abdullah Anderson-ex Packers
Atlanta..Sign FA-WR-MyCole Pruitt-ex 49ers
Ravens..Sign FA-CB-Daryl Worley-ex Raiders
Washington..Sign FA-LB-Nate Gerry-ex Eagles
Washington..Sign FA-S-Steven Parker
Raiders…OT-Brandon Parker out of practice-injury issue
Jets..OT-Mekhi Becton-MRI-on dislocated kneecap injury from last year
Saints..QB-Jameis Winston leaves workout foot injury
Packers..OT-Elgton Jenkins will miss beginning of season-ACL issues
Bears..WR-N’Keal Harry-out 6W-high ankle sprain
Ravens..OC-Ty Lindenbaum-has lisfranc foot injury
USA Today-Coaches Preseason Poll…1-Alabama..2-Ohio State…3-Georgia…4-Clemson…5-NotreDame….USC rated 15th…UCLA-43rd…..Aztecs ranked 34th
Oklahoma…Veteran WR coach Cale Gundy resigns….after taking players IPAD and reading it out loud in players meeting quoting ‘racist language’ three times.
Brooklyn….Report that superstar Kevin Durant gave owner Steven Tsai an ‘ultimatum’….fire Coach Steve Nash and GM-Sean Marks or trade him from team…Calls leadership of team incompetent.
Sacramento Kings…sign FA-G-Kent Bazemore-ex Lakers-Pacers
Atlanta..Sign FA-G-Trent Forrest-ex Utah
Clippers..Lose G-George King-signs in Australia
Utah..Sign FA-F-Parris Bass-ex Suns
Toronto..Lose F-Sam Dekker-signs in London
Miami-San Antonio….To play regular season game in Mexico City.
Boston..Sign F-Patrice Bergeron to 1Y-extension..will play 19th year
Boston..Sign F-David Krejci-played last year in Europe
Colorado..Open talks with FA-C-Paul Stasny-ex Winnipeg
Arizona..1st round pick Logan Cooley will play at Minnesota this year-not sign
Penguins..Hire San Diego Gulls D-Greg Pateryn as scout
LIV Golf…Asks judge for restraining order tomorrow to allow players in the Saudi Super League to play in Fed Ex playoffs that begin this weekend.
PGA..Answers Anti-Trust lawsuit filed by LIV Golf:
..LIV is manufacturing -fabricating an emergency situation for its players
..Former PGA players knew they were violating PGA Tour Card rules-and left
..PGA players drew up rules as members of Tour Policy Board -then violated them