Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Wednesday

Posted by on July 29th, 2020  •  0 Comments  • 

(BASEBALL)

Padres-Giants….Fernando Tatis 3R-HR down the rightfield line…Wil Myers towering 2R-HR to center…San Diego led (5-3) in 8th at press time….Padres (3-1) going into the game.

San Diego-San Francisco..Wednesday pitchers…Chris Paddack-vs-Johnny Cueto.

Padres…1B-Eric Hosmer continues to struggle with gastro-digestive issue.

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Dodgers-Houston….LA erupts for 5R in 5th inning…led (5-2) in 8th at press time

LA-Astros..Wednesday pitchers..Dustin May-vs-Bullpen day.

Dodgers..DL-P-Alex Wood-shoulder inflammation…Dodgers without 3-in starting rotation…Kershaw-Price-Wood

Dodgers..Callup P-Josh Sborz from taxi squad.

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Angels-Seattle…Max Stassi hits 3R-HR early……Angels led (6-2) in 7th at press time.

Halos-Mariners..Wednesday matchup Andrew Heaney-vs-Justin Dunn.

Angels..P-Julio Tehrean throws 3-innings in intrasquad game..1st outing since recovery from virus.

Angels..SS-Andrellton Simmons goes on DL-sprained ankle

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(Scoreboard)

Yankees-Phillies…Postponed-Virus
Baltimore-Miami…Postponed-Virus

Indians-W-White Sox..Brad Zimmer-Francisco Lindor HRs in 1st game win for Tribe
Indians-W-White Sox…Carlos Santana 2R-HR to complete Cleveland sweep….Sox drop to (1-4)
Blue Jays-W-Nationals..Vlad Guerrero-Lourdes Guriel HRs…Washington falls to (1-4)..
Cubs-W-Reds..Javy Baez HR-2R-HR…Chicago (4-1).
Braves-L-Rays..Marcel Ozuna RBI single…Rays (4-1)..
Pirates-W-Brewers..Adam Frazier 2R-HR..
Royals-L-Tigers..Jon Schoop 2R-HR..
Mets-W-Red Sox..JD Davis 2R-HR..Boston now (1-4)..

Cardinals-L-Twins..Jorge Polanco 2RHR..Josh Donaldson HR..Twins (3-1)..
Arizona-Texas…Steven Vogt RBI double..Diamondbacks led in 8th inning..
Rockies-W-A’s..Sam Hilliard 2R-HR….Colorado led in 8th inning…Rockies (3-1)..

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(MLB)

MLB…Suspends Miami Marlins schedule for 7-days
MLB…Postpones Phillies games till Friday
MLB…Says ‘this is not a nitemare-will quarantine teams if outbreak grows’
MLB..Says if teams cannot play 60-game schedule..will choose playoff teams based on winning percentage instead.

Yankees..Voted not to play in Philadelphia…will play in Baltimore
Washington..Voted not to play weekend series in Miami

Phillies…Players tested 2nd day in row-clean
Phillies…Visiting clubhouse attendant tests positive

Miami..Outbreak grows..4-more positive tests including captain-SS-Miguel Rojas…Total 15-players now out.

Miami..Mayor says he will impose 14-day quarantine on Marlins when team returns to city.

Miami..CEO-Derek Jeter says players will be tested daily.

MLB…Says 6,400 tests conducted on players and staff since Friday….only Marlins had an outbreak…all other teams ‘clean’

Houston…Picks up option on contract of Manager Dusty Baker for 2021.

Indianapolis Indians…Long running minor league team considering name change.

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(Roster Moves)

Miami..Sign FA-P-Mike Morin-ex Angels-Seattle-Milwaukee
Royals..Sign FA-P-Matt Harvey-ex Mets
Astros..Sign FA-P-Fernando Rodney-(43Y)
A’s..Release P-Daniel Gossett.
Giants..DFA-C-Rob Brantley

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(Injuries)

Miami..SS-Miguel Rojas latest to test positive.
Washington..OF-Juan Soto-6 clean tests but virus returns
White Sox..Manager Rick Renteria-released from hospital-tests clean
Atlanta..P-Will Smith-tests clean after virus
Cardinals..P-Miles Mikolas-elbow surgery
Houston..P-Joe Biagnini on DL-shoulder
Houston..P-Ryan Pressly-elbow injury
Houston..P-Chris Devenski-elbow issue
Pirates..DL-P-Kyle Crick..Clay Holmes..shoulder issues
Washington..P-Stephen Stasburg-tingling in fingers from wrist injury
Indians..C-Rob Perez-shoulder injury

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……………….(FOOTBALL)…………….

Chargers..Sign Pro Bowl DE-Joey Bosa to (5Y-135M) contract extension with 78M-guaranteed…highest paid pass rusher in NFL.

Chargers…GM-Tom Telesco training camp press conference
..Optimistic Health Protocols-We can do this
..NFL has greatest resources to work with health companies
..Must follow protocols to a ‘T’
..Joey Bosa in camp with new contract
..Have not contacted Colin Kaeperneck about workout-have 3-QBs

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(Roster Moves)

Patriots..LB-Donta’ Hightower-opts out of playing
Patriots..S-Patrick Chung-opts out
Patriots..OT-Marcus Cannon opts out
Patriots..RB-Branden Bolden opts out
Packers..WR-Devin Funchess-opts out
Ravens..OT-Andre Smith opts out
Buffalo..DT-Star Lotolelei opts out
Chicago..DT-Eddie Goldman opts out
Denver..DT-Kyle Peko opts out
Houston..DT-Eddie Vanderdoes opts out
Vikings..DT-Mike Pierce opts out
New Orleans..OG-Larry Warford opts out
Eagles..WR-Marquise Goodwin opts out
Seattle..OG-Chance Warmack opts out
Titans..OG-Anthony McKinney opts out

Washington..Sign FA-OG-Kevin Pamplile-ex Titans
Washington..Sign Fa-LB-Don Payne-ex Jaguars

Titans..Place #1-pick Isaiah Wilson on covid list
Titans..LB-Vic Beasley does not report to camp

Cowboys..Put DE-Tyrone Crawford..DT-Dontari Poe on PUP
Bengals..Sign # 1-draft pick Joe Burrow..(4Y-36M) deal
Houston..Visit with FA-TE-Geoff Swaim-ex Jaguars

(Teams)

Tampa Bay..coach Bruce Arians confirms he will wear face shield and mask on sidelines..has survived bouts with cancer three times.

(College Football)

Ohio State..says it have only 20%-capacity for games at home
ASU-Arizona..announce ‘in person classes’ this fall
West Virginia…RB-Ja’Quay Hubbard transfers in from Virginia
Nevada..LB-James Fotofill-head injuries in road rage-hit run incident

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……………(BASKETBALL)………………

Lakers….C-Anthony Davis misses 3rd day workouts-eye discomfort..may not play in opening game vs Clippers on Thursday

Clippers..C-Ivika Zubac-struggling with conditioning because of virus

UCLA…Lands F-Payton Watson (6’7-F) Long Beach Poly-top recruit

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…………………(HOCKEY)………………

Arizona Coyotes…Interested in talking to Peter Chiarelli about vacant GM job.

Carolina…D-Brian Gibbons leaves NHL..signs Lusanne-Swiss
Tampa Bay..F-Cory Conacher signs with Lusanne-Swiss League

Ducks..Sign FA-LW-Sonny Milano to 2Y contract extension.

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……………..(GENERAL)…………….

MLS-Tourney
..LAFC-W-Seattle (4-1)..diego Rossi scores on penalty kick for knockout round win….LAFC plays Orlando City in quarterfinals-Friday.

English Premier League….Leeds-West Brom first two teams to be elevated to EPL for next season….3rd team may be Fulham or Swansea City.

Brighton..EPL team signs striker Adam Lallana-veteran from Liverpool..has 81-career goals in league

Indy Car…Jimmy Johnson does testing with Chip Gannasi Racing on the Indianapolis Speedway road course….May do testing run with Team McLaren.

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