Best 15 Minutes in Sports–Wednesday

Posted by on May 24th, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 

…..(Baseball)………..

Padres-L-Mets. (9-3)..New York scores 7R in lst inning knocking out P-Jhoulys Chacin….Michael Conforto-Luca Duda combined 6H-7RBI..Padres now (16-31)..lost 15-of-19.

San Diego-New York..Wednesday matchup..Jared Cosart-vs-Robert Gsellman.

Padres…Callup rookie P-Dinelson Lamet (3.23-ERA) in El Paso..will start on Thursday vs Mets

Dodgers-Cardinals..Extra innings….Clayton Kershaw throws 3-hitters..10-strikeouts but wild pitch in 9th allows St. Louis to tie game…Lance Lynn struck out 10-for Cardinals in throwing a 2-hitter in 9-strong innings…

LA-St Louis..Wednesday pitchers-Rich Hill (1-1)-vs-Mike Leake (4-2) 2.03-ERA.

Dodgers..Activate 2B-Logan Forsythe from DL

Angels-W-Tampa Bay (4-0)..Cam Maybin-Mike Trout HRs..Halos (25-23)

Halos-Rays…Wednesday matchup-Ricky Nolasco-Erasmo Ramirez.

(Scoreboard)

Cubs-W-Giants..Jon Lester 4-hitters..Cubs hit 3HRs

Orioles-L-Twins..Ervin Santana now (7-2)..throws 2-hit shutout

Yankees-L-Royals..Royals hit 4HRs..Mike Moustakas 2R-HR

Washington-H-Seattle..Anthony Rendon 2R-HR-3R-HR..Nats (27-16)

Rockies-W-Phillies..Charlie Blackmon 2-2R-HRs..Rockies (30-17)

Red Sox-W-Texas..Xander Bogaerts RBI-double.2R-single

Indians-W-Reds..Edwin Encarnarcio HR-2RHR..game winner on wild pitch

Pirates-W-Braves..Jody Mercer HR.

Blue Jays-W-Milwaukee..Kendrys Morales 2R-HR

Tigers-L-Astros..Yuli Gurriel HR

Arizona-W-White Sox..Jake Lamb-Chris Herrmann HRs

Miami-W-A’s..Marcel Ozuna-Justin Bour RBI-doubles

(Roster Moves)

Giants..Sell OF-Chris Marrero to Orix Buffaloes-Japan.
Washington..Call up P-Joe Ross.
Red Sox..Callup 1B-Sam Travis.
Mariners..Callup C-Mike Zunino
Rockies..Recall P-Jeff Hoffman
Indians..Sign FA-OF-David Lough.

(Injuries)

Rockies…P-John Gray will be out 3-more weeks-stress fracture foot
Rockies..Activate SS-Trevor Story from DL
Mariners..Activate OF-Robbie Cano from DL
Rangers..Send 3B-Adrian Belte on rehab assignment
Mets..Rehab assignment for OF-Yoenis Cespedes.
Red Sox..Send 1B-Brock Holt to concussion specialist

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………..(Football)………….

(NFL)

Owners…Vote to change overtime rule from 15M to 10M….2-possession rule stays in effect…Criticism of league because there will be more ties…In 5Y-83-overtime games in NFL…22-went beyond 10-minute mark….Have been just 5-ties in 5-years….Projected new rule could lead to as many as 16-ties.

Owners..Vote to swap Super Bowl..Tampa Bay will host in 2021…..new LA Stadium moved back to 2022.

Owners..Vote to allow 2-IR players to be recalled in a season…must spend 6W on IR list.

Owners..Vote to go to just 1-roster cut in training camp..from 90 to 53-the week the season opens.

Owners..Vote to put up ‘Medical Tent’ on sidelines of every game for immediate evalution of concussions and other injuries.

Owners..Vote to allow team celebrations after TDs…as long as they are not taunting nor obscene.

Seattle..Mourns death of NT-Cortez Kennedy-Hall of Famer-passed away at 48 from possible heart attack..Had 58-career sacks.

Raiders..Confirm over 1,000-Oakland fans cancelled season tickets after announcement team moving to Las Vegas.

Raiders..invited longtime WR-Calvin Johnson to join coaching staff as observer during off season workouts.

(Teams)

Chargers…Go thru lst full OTA….
RB-Melvin Gordon-full workout with knee brace coming off surgery.
CB-Jason Verrett-heavy knee brace-running limited on sidelines
DE-Caraun Reid-working on sidelines with knee brace post-surgery
OT-Donavon Clark-knee brace-limited running post surgery
LB-Jerry Attachou-knee sleeves-both knees-limited running trainers
CB-Casey Hayward-tests injured ankle-ran hard with trainers

RB-Brandon Oliver-full practice-run-cut-slash after achilles surgery
WR-Keenan Allen-full practice on all routes after achilles surgery

LB-Melvin Ingram still no-show-has yet to sign Franchise Tag deal.

Max Turek…takes snaps with #1-offense at center
Forrest Lamp..2nd round pick takes 1st team snaps at RG
Dan Feeney..3rd round pick takes snaps as backup OC.

Da’Ron Brown..FA-WR-Northern Illinois impressive catches-traffic.

Bills..Workout WR-Rod Streater-ex Bills.

Cowboys..DE-David Irving facing 4G-suspension-PEDs
Houston..OT-Duane Brown no-show minicamp..still has (2Y-19M) left
Jaguars..Move rookie Cam Robinson to LT-Brandon Albert holdout
Rams..QB-Jared Goff-ahead of schedule learning Sean McVay offense
Tampa Bay…FG contest..Nick Folk (4-4)..Roberto Aguayo (1-4)

Jets..WR-Eric Decker full practice-coming off hip-shoulder surgeries
Denver..RB-Jamal Charles will be held out OTA workouts-continue rehab from knee surgeries.
Carolina..OT-Michael Oher-recovering from concussion issues all last year-will be cleared to practice in July.
Vikings..QB-Teddy Bridgewater begins taking snaps under center in attempts to comeback from knee surgery.
Titans..QB-Marcus Mariota-first practice since broken leg last year.

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……..(Basketball)……..

Boston-L-Cleveland (112-99)..Cavs explode for 65P in 2nd half…Kyrie Irving-LeBron James combine (76P)…Cleveland leads series (3-1)..

Golden State….12-game NBA playoff winning streak-all time record…as they prepare for NBA finals.

Golden State..Coach Steve Kerr says he may not coach NBA finals after 3rd back surgery for spinal fluid leak.

Clippers..F-C-Marreese Speights opts out of contract to become FA.

Orlando..Hires John Hammond as GM-leaves Milwaukee Bucks.

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……….(Hockey)……………..

Ottawa-W-Pittsburgh (2-1)…Mike Hoffman scores on 3rd period slapshot..Senators tie series (3-3) heading to Pittsburgh for 7th and final game…..

Anaheim…Ducks conduct exit interviews after bitter end to the NHL playoffs…Club says travel wore team out…7-games in 13-days….and 10-games-in-20 days and 5-long distance flights.

Ducks..Lose F-Nic Sorensen-signs to play at home in Sweden..had 14-goals with San Diego Gulls.

Calgary..D-Ladislav Smid-signs in Czechoslovakia.
San Jose..Sign FA-D-Radim Simek-Czech star..F-Filip Sandberg-Sweden.
Edmonton-Calgary..Bidding battle for FA-D-Jan Rutta-Czechoslovakia

Colorado..Fire 3-assistant coaches..Tim Army..Dave Farrish..Francois Allaire.

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(General)

Soccer..Crystal Palace coach Sam Allardyce quits..4th coach to leave in 48-hours since EPL season ended on Sunday.

Indy 500…Driver Sebastian Bourdais to miss rest of season…3-fractures of pelvis and fracture hip after bad crash Saturday in time trials.

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