Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Wednesday
Padres-Diamondbacks…SD opens road trip…Friars tied (6-6) in 9th at Press Time….SD Led (6-0) early in game….Tim Hill-Luis Garcia gave up 3-runs lead to blow lead….late in game at PressTime….Nomar Mazara 2RHR…Jorge Alfaro 3R-bases loaded double….Friars (46-30)
San Diego-Arizona..Wednesday matchups ..Mike Clevinger-vs-Madison Bumgarner
Padres…3B-Manny Machado took ground balls in field practice on Tuesday-moved side to side and made baseball throws…Looks close to be ready to play
Padres..Elect not to place Manny Machado on IL-retroactive to last weekend..may use him as Pinch Hitter or DH.
Dodgers-L-Colorado (7-4)..Rockies strafe Clayton Kershaw (4inn-6R-13-baserunners)…Randal Grichuk-Eli Diaz HRs….LA (45-29)..LA is (10-11) in last 3-weeks
LA-Rockies..Wednesday game..Julio Urias-vs-German Marquez
Angels-White Sox….Halos blew 3-0 lead…slox scored 9-in row to take (9-3)lead at Press Time….Shohei Ohtani-Mike Trout-Andrew Velasquez hit solo HRs early…Halos had won 6-of-10
Halos-Chisox..Wednesday game ..Shohei Ohtani-vs-Mike Kopech
Angels..P-Archie Bradley suffers fracture of pitching elbow
Angels..Callup P-Chase Silseth
Cleveland-W-Minnesota..1st game..Ahmed Rosario 2R-single
Cleveland-L-Minnesota..2nd game..Twins hit 3HRs in win
Braves-W-Phillies..Matt Olson 2-solo HRs..Atlanta (20-5) hot streak
Yankees-W-A’s..Jose Trevino RBI single..NY (55-20)..A’s lost 24-of-30
Pirates-L-Washington..Pat Corbin (8nn-1R)
Red Sox-L-Blue Jays..Vlad Guerrero RBI single in 9th…Trevor Story-Rob Refsnyder HRs for Sox..Boston won 12-of-15
Mets-L-Houston..Kyle Tucker 3RHR..Yuli Gurriel-Yordan Alvarez 2RHRs..NY (47-28)
Brewers-W-Tampa Bay..Luis Urias RBI double..2RHR..
Cardinals-W-Marlins…Paul Goldeschmidt RBI single..hitting (.347).
Reds-W-Cubs…Jon India 3RHR for Cinn..Cubs (28-46)
Rangers-W-Royals.Marcus Semien 3RHR.
Giants-Tigers…SF led (4-1) at Press time…Evan Longoria 2R single..
Orioles-Seattle…0-0 in 5th inning at Press Time…
Dodgers..Freddie Freeman…Fires his agent Casey Close…Agent rejected (5&-165M) offer from Braves…Atlanta then signed Matt Olson (8Y-168M)…agent did not get back to Atlanta..Wound up taking (6Y-162M) offer from LA.
MLB..Angels manager Phil Nevin-not appeal 10-game suspension for his part in bench clearing brawl with Seattle on Sunday…12-suspended for 46-games.
Reds..Longtime scout Mike Wallace-based in San Diego-passes away (89Y)…Scouted for Cincinnati for 20-years..10-years-Detroit-Montreal…Founder of Area Code Games for high school players.
Phillies..Surgery-Bryce Harper-thumb-out 6W
Cleveland..C-Austin Hedges-on concussion list
Atlanta..IL-P-Kenley Jansen-irregular heartbeat..4X on IL for this issue
Toronto..P-Nate Pearson-out 4W-lat shoulder injury
Reds-Cleveland..TRADE..Cinn deals C-Sandy Leon to Guardians-cash deal
Red Sox..Release P-Thomas Pannone-will sign with Kia Tigers-KBO
Red Sox..Release 1B0Rob Ramos
Royals..Callup 1B-Vinnie Psquantoe..hitting (.293) AAA
Seattle..Callup C-Andrew Knapp
Clippers…Will sign FA-G-John Wall…ex Houston Rockets-Washington Wizards point guard…Rockets bought out (43M) contract of Wall-who sat out last year…Signs with Clippers for (6M) for mid-level exemption
Lakers..G-Russell Westbrook opts in on (47.7M) final year of contract…
Brooklyn..G-Kyrie Irving, unable to workout trade deal, opts in (36.7M) final year contract with Nets
76ers..G-James Harden faces 3pm deadline on opting in-or-out of his (47.7M) contract.
Spurs-Atlanta…Trade Talks-San Antonio discussing dealing G-Dejounte Murray for high draft picks
NY Knicks-Detroit…TRADE..NY ships C–Nerlens Noel and G-Alec Burks to Pistons…clearing 15M more cap space for free agency….
Utah..Offers head coaching job to Will Hardy-Boston assistant.
NFL…Begins first of two days of hearings with NFL Discipline Officer Sue Richardson over the potential suspension of QB-Deshaun Watson
..NFL wants ‘indefinite suspension-must reapply after 1-year’
..Union wants no suspension-never charged-has settled out of court.
Houston…1st woman-who is going ahead with lawsuit against Deshaun Watson …says Watson may be touched and exposed himself to 30-different women while seeking massages.
New England..former WR-Julian Edelman says Patriots players were offended that QB-Jimmy Garoppolo refused to play in game while banged up while most of players hurt were suiting up weekly.
Cleveland..QB-Baker Mayfield..Time to move on…no reconciliation
Washington..Sign WR-Terry McLaurin (3Y-71M) contract extension.
Boston..Gives 3Y-extension to GM-Don Sweeney
Red Wings..Interview Jeff Halpern-Tampa assistant for head coach job
Tampa Bay..F-Brayden Point left playoffs with torn quad
Tampa Bay..Coach John Cooper-8 players have major injuries in playoffs
Vancouver..sign AHL-F-Sheldon Dries to 2Y deal..had (35G) in AHL
Penguins..F-Kasper Bjorkqvist signs with Karpat-Finland
Las Vegas Knights..Hire John Stevens as assistant..former head coach Flyers-Kings..was assistant Dallas
Memorial Cup…Hamilton Bulldogs-vs-St John’s Sea Dogs in final of Junior Hockey championships in Canada.
Wimbledon…Serena Williams knocked out opening round by Harmony-Tan of France..(5-7,-6-1, 7-6)..Tan won 17-point tiebreaker (10-7)….Serena had 54-unforced errors in match..Serena’s first match in 364-days-sidelined with on going hamstring problems…had won Wimbledon 7X…Has 23-Grand Slam titles in career.
Rafael Nadal..won his 1st round match
Golf..Saudi Super League..signs 24th player..Carlos Ortiz…after signing Brooks Koepka-Matt Wolfe-Eugenio Chacarra early in week.
Saudi Super League…Tees off Thursday in LIV-Portlant Tourney with 48-man field.
Brooks Koepka…tells media he decided to sign with LIV-because he wanted more time between tourneys to heal from chronic injuries..too many tourneys on PGA tour…Refused to criticize Rory McIlroy who criticized him for jumping leagues.
Indy Car….Former Indy 500-winner Alexander Rossi leaves Andretti Autosport..negotiating with McLaren-Arrows team…Andretti signs Kevin Kirkwood to replace him.
Formula 1…Condems legendary driver Nelson Piquet for racial slur of 7-time champion Lewis Hamilton…used word ‘nequinho-Little Black Boy’ when discussing Hamilton driving style…Hamilton has been one of diversity leaders in the sport.
Soccer..Manchester United acquires F-Frankie DeJong-FCBarcelona in 65M-transfer deal