Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Wednesday
**Program Note: Hacksaw’s Podcast Previews NFL season–Thursday 3pm…You Tube-Facebook
Padres-W-Arizona (6-5)…San Diego emotion rally from 5-0 deficit to win…Jorge Alfaro 2R-single in bottom of 9th….Jake Cronenworth-Ha Kim-Josh Bell HRs fueled comeback….Joe Musgrove struggled all night (99 pitches-4innings)….gave up 3-home runs early in the game……Tuesday game…Friars (75-62)…had lost 3-in a row
San Diego-Diamondbacks..Wednesday matchup Yu Darvish-vs-Tommy Henry.
Padres…Anemic offense at Petco Park continues to plague the struggling team..Had scored 9-runs in 7-home games….(.170-BA)…(.091) Runners in Scoring position.
Dodgers-W-Giants (6-3)…Joey Gallo 3RHR..Max Muncy 2RHR…….LA (93-42)….LA won 29-of-39….(48-14) since May
LA-San Francisco…Clayton Kershaw-vs- Alex Cobb
Dodgers..Option P-Ryan Pepiot to AAA..Callup P-Justin Bruihl.
Angels-W-Tigers (5-4)…Jo Adell-Mike Trout-Mike Ford solo HRs for Angels…win on bunt single in 10th…….Halos won 8-of-11
Angels-Detroit..Wednesday game..Patrick Sandoval-vs-Drew Hutchison
Mets-L-Pirates..Rodolfo Castro 2RHR-Buccos.
Red Sox-L-Tampa Bay..Randy Arozarena 3RHR-Rays.
Phillies-W-Marlins..Aaron Nola 10-strikeout outing..
Blue Jays-L-Orioles//Adley Rutschman 2R-double..
Cubs-W-Reds..Seiya Suzuki 2RHR..Ian Happ HR-Cubs..
Cardinals-W-Nationals..Brendan Donovan HR-St L..
Cleveland-W-Royals..Jose Ramirez 2RBI..
Houston-L-Texas..Jose Altuve HR in loss.
Brewers-L–Rockies..Randal Grichuk 3RHR-solo HR-Colo.
Braves-W-A’s..Matt Olson 3RHR-Atlanta.
White Sox-L-Seattle..M’s throw another shutout
MLB Union..Minor league players return authorization cards to have Tony Clark and Union form a Minor League Union…61%-minor leaguers returned cards asking for representation…MLB Union has now filed application with MLB to become bargaining agent and will go to NLRB to seek certification to represent some 4500-minor league players.
Texas…Dallas officials say they will re-file sexual abuse charges against ex Rangers-Dodgers relief ace John Wettelund for incident with 4-year old child…First trial ended in mistrial last Friday
Red Sox..Sign 2B-Keke Hernandez to (1Y-10M) extension
Cardinals..Option P-Dakota Hudson to AAA
Twins..Callup P-Lou Varland-top pitching prospect
Tampa Bay..Callup P-Yonny Chirinos
Cubs..IL-P-Justin Steele-back issue
Cubs..IL-C-Will Contreras-ankle injury
Yankees…IL-1B-Anthony Rizzo-migraine headaches following neck issue
Chargers…GM-Tom Telesco-Opening Season Press Conference:
..We are paid to win..not paid to participate
..We had to turn the defense over-find what would fit what we do
..Hate hearing we look good on paper..have to start playing
..We went to find guys who had played our scheme-played for our coaches
..284M-in contracts-money well spent on key players
..JC Jackson has yet to practice-it was minor surgery-see what week brings
..Kenneth Murray may be spot player
Rams..Name Bobby Wagner-LB-one of team captains
Steelers..Name Mitch Trubisky-starting QB..rookie Kenny Pickett-backup
Steelers..announce Franco Harris #32 will be retired in December on 50th Anniversary of ‘Immaculate Reception’
Atlanta..Coach Arthur Smith refuses to answer questions when Desmond Ridder might get chance to play in place of QB-Marcus Mariota
Washington…Ex-Redskins President Bruce Allen testified in front of Oversight Committee in Congress continuing its probe of Toxic Workplace problem on Daniel Snyder-owned team.
Chiefs…Britt Reid-son of Andy Reid..former LB cosch..will plead guilty to DUI in auto accident that caused brain damage to young child….Reid rear-ended stalled car on freeway ramp near Arrowhead Stadium…Was doing 84mph..had BAC (.11) at time of crash…Faces 7-years in prison.
Colts..Sign FA-RB-Philip Lindsay-ex Broncos-Texans
Patriots..Sign FA-WR-Laquon Treadwell-ex Jaguars
Washington..Release OC-Keith Ishmael from IR-ex Aztecs
Packers..OT-Daid Bakhtiari goes thru full practice-will start Sunday..has been out 2-years with 3-knee surgeries
Giants..DE-Kayvon Thibodeaux-#1 pick-goes thru full practice
Aztecs..Coach Brady Hoke says QB-Braxton Burmeister will start Saturday vs Idaho State despite minor shoulder bruise.
San Diego State…Lawyer for 18-year old rape victim says Police have witheld results of Rape Kit test woman had-since October 27th…says Police have not release documents of investigation requested on August 19th
LSU..Lose DT-Mason Smith-for year-torn knee ligament
Texas Tech..QB-Tyler Slough-out-shoulder injury
TCU..QB-Chandler Morris-out sprained knee
Wake Forest..QB-Sam Hartman-cleared to return to team..had blood clot issue in July.
Guy Morriss…former head coach Kentucky-Baylor-passes away (71Y)..had played 14-years with Patriots-Eagles as offensive center.
Lakers..G-LeBron James invites Russell Westbrook to King James minicamp workouts
Lakers..Introduce G-Patrick Beverly at press conference-who praises teammate Russell Westbrook…Says combo will add 3-point shooting and defense to Lakers personality
76ers..Sign FA-C-Montrzl Harrell-ex Lakers-Clippers-Washington Wizards
Utah..Shopping G-Jordan Clarkson in possible NBA trade
Cavaliers…Cavs will retain F-Kevin Love and his 29M-final year contract.
Ducks..Announce plans to have their Rookies play in 3-game Rookie Tournament on September 16-thru-19…Will play Las Vegas, Arizona, SanJose in 3-game tourney.
US Open Tennis..Quarterfinals
..Nick Kyrgios-Kar Hachunov
..Coco Grauf-L-Carolina Garcia..Dominant 6-3, 6-4 run for Garcia ending Coco run
NASCAR…Says it is investigating why fires have struck 4-different Ford cars this year..examining exhaust system and brake like failures in Fords.
France..Star Paul Pogba could miss World Cup-surgery on broken jaw
Mexico..El Tri (1-2-3) in friendly games leading up to World Cup-shutout 6-times in 13-matches since last fall..Coach Tata Martino under fire…El Tri lost star forward Tecatito Corona with broken leg.
Billy Hoeschel..Veteran golfer says 18-players from LIV league-who defected-should not be allowed to play in European PGA Championship this weekend in Surrey, England.