Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Tuesday

Posted by on August 8th, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 


Padres-L-Reds (11-3)..Pat Kivlehain hits grand slam HR off Phil Maton…Joey Votto 2R-HR..Adam Duvall 2R-HR…Padres get blown out by one of worst team in NL

San Diego-Cincinnati..Tuesday matchup..Luis Perdomo (5-6)-vs-Sal Romano (2-3)

Padres..Callup P-Carter Capps-had been on rehab recovering from surgery…(2.81) ERA-2 saves at El Paso…(24G-25inn-28K)…former Washington Nationals setup man.

Padres..Option P-Buddy Baumann to AAA.


Dodgers-Arizona…Tuesday night matchup…Kenta Maeda (10-4)-vs-Zach Godley (5-4)….Dodgers are (79-32)…won (24-of-27)…and (44-of-51) games…Diamondbacks are (63-48) but have cooled off going (7-8) in last 15-games.

Dodgers..were idle on Monday.


Angels-L-Orioles (6-2)..Manny Machardo grand slam HR blows open close game

Halos-Baltimore..Tuesday night…Parker Bridwell (5-1)-vs-Jeremy Hellickson

Angels..P-Matt Shoemaker to have surgery Tuesday-radial nerve in forearm to be repaired….rehab time 14-weeks…should be ready for spring training.

Angels..MRI-SS-Yunel Escobar-rib cage injury suffered Sunday



Cubs-W-Giants..Javy Baez 2R-inside the park home run

Washington-W-Miami..Bryce Harper HR

Tigers-L-Pirates..John Jaso 2R-HR

Twins-W-Brewers..Jorge Polanco 2R-double and (4-for-4) night

Royals-L-Cardinals..Kolten Wong 4RBIs as Royals free fall continues


Don Baylor…Passes away (68Y)….19-year career…All Star slugger..former MVP….Played for Orioles-Angels amongst 6-clubs…Career (.260-338HRs-267HPB-285SB)….then managed Rockies-Cubs…fought 14-year battle with cancer.

Darren Daulton..Passes (55Y)…longtime Phillies catcher-was a 25th round draft pick….played 13-years in majors.

(Roster Moves)

Cubs..Sign FA-OF-Mike Freeman-ex Mariners.

Dodgers..Release P-TommyLayne

Washington..Sign FA-P-Esmil Rogers-ex Mariners

Yankees..Option P-Jordan Montgomery to AAA..had (4.05-ERA)

Rockies..demote P-Tyler Chatwood to bullpen (5.11-ERA)

Cardinals..Option OF-Steven Piscotty to AAA.


Cardinals..DL-P-Kevin Segrist-forearm strain
Cardinals..Acivate OF-Dexter Fowler from DL




Dallas..Commissioner Roger Goodell says no decision made yet on domestic abuse probe of Cowboys RB-Ezekiel Elliott.

Dallas..Cowboys VP Steven Jones critical of NFL dragging its feet on Elliott probe

Miami..NFL investigate allegations of domestic abuse against Miami WR-Jarvis Landry.

NFL..Hires former 49ers GM-Trent Baalke to Operations Director job in League office.

NFL…Releases strength of schedule for 2017
..Denver-toughest schedule-opponents record (.578)
..Chiefs-second toughest (.576)
..Chargers-third toughest (.568)
..Oakland..4th toughest (.564)

Jets..DT-Sheldon Richardson calls out former teammate WR-Brandon Marshall-says he quit on the team last year..Marshall now with Giants


Chargers..WR-Keenan Allen misses 3rd straight workout-calf injury

49ers..IR-LB-Malcom Smith-gone for year-torn pectoral
Jets..IR-WR-Quincey Enunum-injured neck for 2nd year in row.

Redskins..Injury prone WR-Josh Docton-goes down-hamstring
Bears..Surgery-OT-Eric Kush-gone for year-torn hamstring
Chiefs..K-Cairo Santos-leaves workouts-groin
Rams..WR’s Tavon Austin-hamstring..Mike Thomas-hamstring..Josh Reynolds-quad-remain out of workouts.

Vikings..Activate RB-Latavious Murray from PUP

Seattle..DT-Malik McDowell may not play this year-head injuries in ATV accident ..was 2nd round pick
(Roster Moves)

Chargers..Release TE-Asante Samuel-waived injured
Chargers..Sign FA-TE-Mike Estes…FA-WR-Cam Posey-Carolina

Brandon Flowers..Former Chargers-Chiefs CB-retires because of concussions

Miami..Sign FA-QB-Jay Cutler (1Y-13M)..ex-Bears-Broncos
Bills..Sign FA-WR-Anquan Boldin-ex 49ers-Ravens..(1,076R) in career

Bears..Sign FA-WR-Alton Howard-ex Raiders
Houston..Sign FA-OT-Terry Poole-ex Aztecs..former Seahawks-Ravens

Jaguars..OT-Brandon Albert contacts team-wants to return-said he was retiring 2-weeks ago

(Camp Notes)

Rams..Have 14-WRs in camp…not able to uncover any deep threat pass catchers.

Saints..TE-Jimmy Grahame reported to camp (260)..weighed (280) last year.

Browns..Name Brock Osweiler-starting QB for first preseason game….Myles Garrett as 1st team DE…Jabrill Peppers as 2nd team safety.

Denver..Name Trevor Siemian as starting QB for first preseason game.

Houston..Tom Savage to start at QB in preseason opener…Deshaun Watson will play.

Chiefs..Top draft pick Patrick Mahomes listed as 3rd string QB for first preseason game….Rookie RB-Kareem Hunt takes snaps with lst unit.

Vikings..1st round draft pick RB-Dalvin Cook named starter for lst game.

Giants..QB-Geno Smith demoted to 3rd string QB…Davis Webb-draft pick now 4th on depth chart.

Raiders..Move S-Sean Smith from secondary to nickle LB… DT-Eddie Vanderhose-LB-Marquell Smith as starters for opening preseason game.


Aztecs…Open preseason camp with full roster in helmets only on Monday night.

USD…Toreros not ranked in 1AA preseason ratings despite 11-win season and beating Cal Poly in playoffs..Cal Poly is rated.

Oregon State..Last year starting QB-Marcus MaMaryion to transfer to 1AA-school after losing out on starting job.

Ohio State..Suspends star DT-Mike Hill-from camp-school violations.

Rutgers..Former starting LB-LJ Liston-arrested charged with murder in drug deal gone bad.

Youngstown State..Students signing petition wanting ban of LB-Ma’lik Richmond…was 1-of high school players from Steubenville convicted of gang rape of 16-year old girl…served 1-year in juvenile detention.

LSU..Coach Ed Ogeron drawing criticism for closing all practices and walk-thrus to working media.

Division 1AA-preseason poll is out
..1-James Madison University
..2-North Dakota State
..3-South Dakota State
..4-Eastern Washington



NYKnicks..Hire Craig Robinson-former head coach Oregon State-as assistant GM….was with Milwuakee Bucks last couple of years…is the brother in law of former President Obama.

LA Clippers…Backup C-Willie Reed arrested in Miami-domestic violence charge…wife suffered 4-injuries in hotel room incident at 3am on Sunday.



NHL….Bans any minor league player on an NHL contract from playing in the Olympic games…..NHL refused to shutdown schedule in February to allow players to join their Olympic teams.

San Diego Gulls..announce they will televise 6-regular season games on Fox 5-this year.


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