Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Tuesday

Posted by on July 18th, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 

…………(Baseball)…………

Padres-L-Rockies (9-6)…Charley Blackmon hits 3rd deck homer to lead off game…Luis Perdomo issues 2-bases load walks…gives up 7R in 2-plus innings…Rockies P-German Marquez 9-strikeouts in 6-innings…Colorado used 6-pitchers…Jabari Blash 2R-HR…Hector Sanchez HR…Wil Myers strikes out 4-times in game…9-strikeouts in last 16-at bats…Padres now (40-52)

San Diego-Colorado..Tuesday matchup..Dinelson Lamet (3-3)-vs-Antonio Senzatela (9-3)

Padres…1st round pick P-MacKenzie Gore debut in Arizona Summer League…2-shutout innings…1-hit allowed…2-strikeouts vs Mariners.

Padres…Last year 1st round pick P-Cal Quantrill roughed up in first start in San Antonio..(5inn-4R-10 hits-12-baserunners) allowed.

Padres..C-Austin Hedges scratched 3rd game in row with possible minor concussion symptoms..hit by foul ball in mask on Friday.

Padres..3B-Yanger Solarte takes BP from both sides of plate to test ailing oblique…Hunter Renfroe takes BP to test ailing neck.

Padres..New York reports say Yankees most interested in P-Brad Hand….Interest also in Jhoulys Chacin….limited interest in Trevor Cahill despite impressive start on Sunday.

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Dodgers-White Sox…Tuesday matchup…Clayton Kershaw (14-2)-vs-Miguel Gonzalez (4-8)…Dodgers have won 29-of-last-33-games…now (64-29).

Dodgers..Had Monday night off

Dodgers..will continue to platoon OF-Yasiel Puig..hitting just (.164) vs LHP…(.282) vs RHP.

Dodgers..1B-Adrian Gonzales..takes 60-swings off the tee to test ailing back…Likely out till mid-August.

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Angels-Washington…Jesse Chavez (5-10)-vs-Edwin Jackson…Nationals are (56-36) on season.

Angels..Had Monday off.

Angels…Will eat 2.4M-contract of released infielder Danny Espinosa.

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(Scoreboard)

Washington-W-Reds..Bryce Harper 3R-HR..Ryan Zimmerman HR..Stephen Strasburg (11K) outing-now (11-3).

Red Sox-L-Blue Jays..Steve Pearce HR-RBI single

Orioles-W-Texas..Seth Smith solo HR..Andrew Cashner now (4-8)

Pirates-W-Milwaukee..Greg Polanco (4-4) 2-RBIs

Mets-L-Cardinals..Tom Pham 3R-HR

Phillies-L-Marlins..Giancarlo Stanton HR-2R-HR..Justin Bour 2R-HR

Cubs-W-Braves..Anthony Rizzo solo HR..Ben Zobrist 2R-single

Yankees-L-Twins..Eddie Rosario RBI single..RBI-double

Houston-L-Seattle..M’s 4-HRs..Kyle Seager-Luis Valbuena HRs in 9th.

Tigers-W-Royals..Nick Castellanos 2R-HR..Mike Mahtook 2R-HR

Tampa Bay-W-A’s..Evan Longoria-Steve Souza HRs

Indians-Giants..Yan Gomes HR….Gorkys Hernandez-Brandon Crawford RBI-doubles

(Roster Moves)

Texas-A’s…Make offers to FA-1B-Chris Carter-just released by Yankees.
Texas..DFA-P-Lucas Harrell
Tampa Bay..DFA-P-Jumbo Diaz

Atlanta..Put P-Julio Tehrean (7.28-ERA) on trade block
Tigers..Will to pay portion of Justin Verlander contract in deal-owed (68M).
Tampa Bay-Giants..Discuss trade for relief P-Hunter Strickland-SF
Tampa Bay-Detroit..Discuss trade for relief P-Justin Wilson
Tampa Bay-Pirates..Discuss trade for relief P-Tony Watson.

(Injuries)

Red Sox..Activate OF-Brock Holt from DL.
Tampa Bay..Activate SS-Tim Beckham from DL

Yankees..Surgery-Tuesday-P-Michael Pineda-elbow
Braves..DL-P-Randall Delgado
Phillies..DL-OF-Aaron Altherr-hamstring

Astros..SS-Carlos Cornea-Thumb injury.

Mets..P-Noah Syndegaard-Matt Harvey-cleared for throwing programs.

(MLB)

Bob Wolff….Hall of Fame broadcaster passes away (96Y)….Longtime voice of Washington Senators…New York TV anchor…broadcast Rangers-Knicks on TV…..Broadcast Don Larson World Series perfect game…and the Colts-Giants 1958-overtime Championship game.

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…………(Football)…………

(NFL Free Agency)

Washington…Deadline passes on Monday..QB-Kirk Cousins will play this season under franchise tag (23.9M) deal…GM-Bruce Allen confirmed Cousins rejected a (2Y-53M) extension-deal would have given him 73M-guarantee.

Pittsburgh..RB-Le’Veon Bell does not sign extension…will play this year on 1Y-12M deal.

Rams..CB-Trumaine Johnson will play for 1Y-17M after not negotiating a multi year extension-become free agent next February.

(NFL)

Carolina…Panthers stunn league by firing GM-Dave Gettleman a week before camp opens..Upheaval over his lack of loyalty to veteran players…Had been involved in contract disputes with LB-Thomas Davis..TE-Greg Olson…and th exit of veterans Josh Norman..DeAngelo Williams..Steve Smith..Jordan Gross.

Houston..RB-D’Onta Freeman-arrested on gun-drug charge over weekend-says he had permit for gun..and marijuana was not his…says he’d take drug test to show no drugs in system.

Dallas..NFL investigating assault incident in bar this weekend-RB-Ezekiel Elliott punched a man in face…Elliott already under probe for sexual fondling incidet in March and a domestic incident last spring after draft.

Minnesota…Doctors clear coach Mike Zimmer for camp and to fly with team…has had 8-eye surgeries.

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……………(Basketball)……

Lakers…1st round pick Lonzo Ball sits out final game of NBA Summer League playoffs-strained calf.

Lakers-W-Portland (110-98)..Kyle Kouzma scores (30P) in win..LA takes Las Vegas Summer League title…Lonzo Ball named Summer League MVP..averaged (16P-9A-7R) a game.

Lakers..Expressing interest in FA-G-Jason Terry-looking for veteran experience off bench.

Clippers…C-Marreese Speights may rejoin team…deal with Atlanta Hawks fell apart.

Houston..Sign FA-F-Luc Mbah A Moute from Clippers

Golden State..Backup C-JaVale McGee remains on open market-unsigned.

Houston..Rockets owner Les Alexander puts team up for sale..asking price (1.6B).

Cleveland..Star G-LeBron James upset at lack of roster activity in off season by front office….team has picked up just 2-journeyman guards..no trades.

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…………..(Hockey)……………….

Blackhawks..Veteran D-Brian Campbell retires-will work in front office.

Canucks..Veteran F-Mike Zalewski leaves team-signs Germany
Toronto..Veteran F-Matrt Frattin signs with KHL-team in China
Rangers..Veteran F-Brandon Perri signs in Switzerland.

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………………….(General)……………..

Team USA…plays El Salvador in knockout round of Concacaf Gold Cup…game to be played in Philadelphia on Wednesday…Bruce Arena (6-0-5) unbeaten in 11-games since taking over as coach .

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