Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Tuesday
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Padres-L-Dodgers (7-6)…Dodgers score 4R in 9th inning against minor league pitching to win in Monday game
..Pedro Avila-Ray Kerr each throw 1-shutout inning
..Brett Sullivan RBI single
..Brandon Dixon-RBI double for Padres
..Gavin Lux-Will Smith combine 4H for Dodgers
..Ryan Pepiot 1-shutout inning
..Luke Williams HR
..SS-Gavin Lux suffers knee injury running bases-carted off field…
Padres..Juan Soto removed from Monday game-Juan Soto-calf
Padres..Fernando Tatis will serve as DH-on Tuesday vs Giants
Padres..Tatis had double-HR in intrasquad game-Monday
..Giants score 7R-off Jaime Barria-Carlos Estevez
..Patrick Sandoval (2inn-0R) in start for Halos..
MLB..New rules Pitch Clock-Batters Box..Reduce spring training games from (3:01) last season to (2.38) opening weekend spring training.
Miami..Move 2B-Jazz Chisholm-to CF
Blue Jays..Hire Jim Click-ex GM-Astros as VP-Baseball Ops in Toronto
Albie Pearson…first All Star-Angels..passes away (88Y)..spent 9-years with Angels-Orioles-Twins…career (.280)-hitter…Spent 20-years doing charity work in Orange County after retirement.
Boston..P-Garrett Whitlock-to miss start season-hip issues
Arizona..SS-Nick Ahmed-cortisone injection in forearm
Reds..2B-Matt Reynolds-quad injury
Braves..OF-Eddie Rosario confirms he had laser eye surgery
Giants..Lose OF-Luis Gonzalez-6W-back injury
Reds..P-Justin Dunn-shoulder injury-out 4W
Royals..OF-Diego Hernandez-dislocated shoulder-4 months
Braves..Sign FA-P-Matt Swarmer-ex Cubs
Braves..Sign FA-P-Joe Harvey-ex Teins
Twins..Sign FA-P-Jeff Hoffman-ex Reds-Rockies
Twins..Sign FA-P-Dennis Santana-ex Braves-Dodgers
NFL Combine…Opens in Indianapolis
..Alabama QB-Bryce Young-willnot throw at combine
..Ohio State QB-CJ Stroud-will do all workouts
..Florida QB-Anthony Richardson-will throw
..Georgia DT-Jaylen Carter-will not workout at combines
Air Force…Coach Troy Calhoun says Congress should not change Academy rule that allows superior athletes the chance to defer military service to pursue pro sports career…Says the David Robinsons and Napoleon McCallum experiences helped great athletes deide on attending the academies
Chicago…Bears say they will take offers to trade #1 pick…Houston-Indianapolis-Raiders-Carolina all need a QB and all have draft picks inside the top 9-choices.
Derek Carr..Ex Raiders QB to meet with Washington-Carolina-Tennessee at NFL combine
Baltimore…Ravens under fire for not offering Lamar Jackson a guaranteed contract….Jackson is (43-15) in his career…(134TD-38 Int) in career.
Arizona..Interested in FA-CB-James Bradberry-ex Eagles-Giants
Washington..Release QB-Carson Wentz-starter last year
Bills..S-Jordan Poyer..LB-Tremaine Edmunds will both file free agency
Washington…Post reports Owner Daniel Snyder wants more than 7B to sell the Commanders…has gotten only offers in the 5-6B range.
NFL Competition Committee…Begins meetings to discuss rule changes
..Study Roughing QB calls-should it be a replay challenge
..Study if Goal line push plays should be outlawed
..Discuss again use of Sky Judge in press box in games
..Discuss use of Guardian Caps in all practices-preseason games…Concussions in preseason camp reduced 52%-when guardian caps were required of OL-DL-LB-TE in preseason.
Browns..Hire Bill Musgrave as Off Consultant-coached at Stanford..has been with 8-NFL teams as coach
Denver..Hire Lou Ayeni-RB coach-ex Northwestern
Eagles..Interview Sean Desai-Seattle-2nd time for Def Coord job
Browns..Owner Jim Haslam spends (3.5B) to become minority owneer of NBA-Milwaukee Bucks
Clippers..Coach Tyronne Lue unhappy with defense-gave up (176-124) in last two games
Portland…Damian Lillard sets record with (71P)-hit 13-3’s in Sunday game
Houston..Sign FA-C-Willie Cauley-Stien..playing in NBA-G League
Union…Confirms it is closing in on new CBA deal with owners…Would include an 18-year old draft of high school players…Elimination of College 1-and-done agreement…Install a new Luxury Tax system
Aztecs-at-Boise State…SDSU (23-5) trying to close out unbeaten on road schedule in MWC
Aztecs…Move to 18th in this weeks AP Poll
AP Poll…1-Houston..2-Alabama…3-Kahsas…4-UCLA…5-Purdue…8-Arizona..10-Gonzaga…17-St Mary’s
Virginia…School mourning passing of longtime coach-AD-Terry Holland (80Y)…Alzheimers….was (326-172) at UVA…Recruited C-Ralph Sampson.
San Jose-New Jersey…TRADE-Blockbuster deal…30-goal scorer Timo Meier-F-Scott Harrington go to Devils…Sharks get #1-1-7 plus D-Sha Mukhamadullin and 3-other minor leaguers in deal.
Blackhawks-Avalanche…TRADE..Chicago deals D-Jack Johnson to Avalanche
Nashville-Tampa..TRADE..F-Tanner Jeannot for #1-2-3-4-5 picks
Chicago-Leafs..TRADE..D-Jake McCabe-F-Sam Lafferty for #1-2-& 2 prospects
Nashville-Flyers..TRADE..Preds acquire F-Issac Ratcliffe for prospects.
Vancouver-Buffalo..TRADE..Canucks deal D-Riley Stillman for prospect
Ducks-Blackhawks…Chicago led 1-0 late in first period at press time.
Nashville..GM-David Poile retires..Hiring legendary coach Barry Trotz as GM
Rangers..F-K’Andre Miller ordered to hearing for spitting on Kings-D-Drew Doughty
Vancouver..IR-F-JT Miller-knee injury
Devils..IR-G-Mackenzie Blackwood-bruised knee
South Korea…World Cup team hires former USA coach Jurgen Klinnsman as new coach.