Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Wednesday
Rafael Nadal bursts into early lead then closes fast in relentless win over Novak Djokovic….Nadal won (6-2..4-6..6-2..7-6. to move into semi finals.
..Nadal used furious rallies, drop shots, dominance at net
..Nadal was ahead 6-2, 3-0 when Djokovic went to power game to climb back in
..Djokovic won 4-games in a row…and broke Nadal serve 3-times
..Nadal stormed back in 10-point tiebreaker to win (7-3).
Padres-L-Cardinals (3-2)…Albert Pujols line drive sacrifice fly in 10th inning drives home winning run for St Louis…Cardinals starter Adam Wainwright (7inn-0R-2H-10K)…Trent Grisham 2RHR tied game….Bob Melvin-Manny Machado ejected for arguing balls-strikes……..Tuesday game…Friars (30-19)…San Diego just (6-8) vs teams with winning records.
San Diego-St Louis..Wednesday matchup..Yu Darvish-vs-Dakota Hudson
Padres..Confirm 3B-Manny Machado had cortison injection in elbow last Friday
Padres..Say SS-Fernando Tatis could begin rehab assignment last week June
Padres..OF-Wil Myers-knee inflammation in patella area returns
Padres..OF-Matt Beaty rehab shutdown El Paso-reinjure shoulder.
Dodgers-Pirates….Dodgers trailed 4-0 at Press Time..Mike Chavis 2RHR…Tupu Marcano 2RHR for Pittsburgh…..LA (33-15)…won 13-of-16
Dodgers-Pittsburgh…Wednesday game-Mitch White-vs-Julio Quintana
Dodgers..Relief ace Craig Kimbrel under fire..allowd 6-runs=last 5 innings
Dodgers..P-Clayton Kershaw throws 38-pitches in bullpen session
Dodgers..P-Andrew Heaney throws 2-innings-7K-simulated game
Dodgers..P-Tyler Anderson-Tony Gonsolin-combined (11-0)
Angels-L-Yankees (9-1)…NY bombs Noah Snydegaard (2inn-5R-7H)…Jose Trevino 2RHR..Matt Carpenter HR…….Halos (27-23)…Lost 6-in row
Angels-New York..Wednesday pitchers-Reid Detmers-vs-Nestor Cortes
Angels..Callup P-Kevin Rosenberg-from Salt Lake City AAA
Angels..Send P-Kyle Barraclough to AAA
Twins-W-Tigers..1st game..Max Kepler 2R-single..RBI double
Twins-L-Tigers..2nd game..Jon Schoop HR-4RBI
Royals-L-Cleveland..Austin Hedges 3RHR for Guardians
Giants-Phillies.SF led 7-4 at Press Time…Joc Pederson 2RHR..Luis Gonzalez 2R-double for SF.
Seattle-W-Orioles..Taylor Trammel 2RBI..
White Sox-L-Toronto..Alejandro Kirk 2-2RHRs for Jays..
Red Sox-L-Reds..1st Reds win at Fenway since 1995.
Mets-W-Washington..Starling Marte-Edwin Escobar 2RHRs for NY..
Cubs-Brewers…Tied 7-7 at Press Time..Victor Carotin 3RHR for Milw.
Tampa Bay-L-Texas..Adolis Garcia 2RHR..
Arizona-Atlanta..Braves led 5-2 at Press Time..Matt Olson HR-3RBI for Atl
Houston-A’s…Tied 1-1 at Press Time
Red Sox..P-Matt Strahm on Covid list
Twins..SS-Carlos Correa on Covid list
Tampa Bay…SS-Wander Franco on IL with quad injury
Houston..2B-Jose Altuve-possible concussion
Cardinals..P-Steve Matz-cortisone shot in elbow
Washington..P-Joe Ross-to have 2nd elbow surgery
Tigers..Activate OF-Austin Meadows from IL-with vertigo issue
Tigers..Callup OF-Kody Clemens
Tampa Bay..DFA-P Ben Bowden
Toronto..P-JA Happ retires age 39…15-year veteran..(133-100) record..pitched for Phillies-Yankees-Cardinals-Mariners
Golden State-Boston…Game 1-NBA finals begins Thursday
Lakers..Report new head coach Davin Ham will be given freedom to hire his entire ‘own’ staff
Charlotte..2-finalists for Hornets head coaching job..Mike D’Antoni-Kenny Atkinson
Arizona…CB-Jeff Gladney killed in rear end collision on exit ramp of Dallas highway…Police say Gladney was at high rate of speed-hit car on rap-SUV rolled over…Gladney and female in SUV killed instantly…Had just signed a free agent contract sith Cardinals..was suspended last yer by Minnesota during domestic abuse case.
Denver..Judge drops charges in domestic abuse case involving WR-Jerry Jeduy.
Mark Rypien…former Redskins QB-sued by former spouse charging acut domestic abuse incidents from 2008-2020.
Wasihington..Don Warren-longtime tight end then Senior Scout retires…Spent 14Y as tight end…and 21-years in front office.
Houston..coach Lovie Smith says ”divorce is good’…making reference to trade of QB-Deshaun Watson.
Houston..A 23rd woman surfaces and will file sexual misconduct suit against Deshaun Watson.
Vikings…Players calls new coach Kevin O’Connell a ‘breath of fresh air’
Rams..DT-Aaron Donald wants his 14M-a year contract upgraded immediately.
Minnesota…Sign FA-WR-Albert Wilson..ex-Chiefs-Miami
Tampa Bay..Sign FA-DT-Akiem Hicks-ex Bears
Houston..Sign FA-CB-Fabian Moreau-ex Atlanta
Lions..Sign FA-DT-John Comiskey-ex Falcons
Vikings..Workout FA-WR-Dede Westbrook-ex Jaguars
Aztecs…Land RB-Kenan Christon-ex USC via Transfer Route…has 2-years eligibility left…Ran (443Y-2TD) in parts of 2-seasons with Trojans…is 7th transfer to join SDSU.
Edmonton-L-Colorado (8-6)…Cale Makar G-3Assts for Avalanche…Scored 6-goals early-knocked Edmonton goalie Mike Smith out in 2nd period…Avs goalie Darcy Kemper hit in facemark by two shots-pulled in 3rd period of game…..Nathan McKinnon-Connor McDavid each scored goals in game….Avs lead series (1-0)….Game 1-series
New York Rangers-Tampa Bay…Game 1-series
San Diego State…Aztecs Women’s lacrosse admitted to Pac 12-Conference.
Rich Strike…Kentucky Derby winner final workout…will run in Belmont Stakes
Tennis..WTA will stage San Diego Open in October in Pt Loma…32-players will compete for 833,000 in prize money
World Cup Soccer …qualifying game…Scotland-vs-Ukraine in Glasgow.
Team USA-vs-Morocco…Friendly game in Cincinnati
UEFA..Begins probe as to how 30,000-fake tickets were sold to Liverpool fans nearly leading to riot outside stadium last week in Paris.