Best 15 Minutes-Monday-August 24th
Padres-L-Cardinals (10-3)..St Louis jumps on starter Colin Rea for 4R-lst inning..Steve Piscotty 2R-HR-solo HR-2R single….Padres have won 9-of-12 heading out on the road.
Padres…Off day today…open series in Washington tomorrow against Stephen Strasburg-Nationals.
Padres..GM-AJ Preller says P-Corey Luebke will not pitch this year-continued setbacks after 2nd elbow surgery….P-Brandon Mauer-cortisone shot in shoulder-shutdown for 2-more week…P-Brandon Morrow-sidelined 4-months after labrum surgery to shave tissue…P-Josh Johnson set for 3rd bullpen session on road with team.
Dodgers-L-Astros (3-2)…Juan Castro walkoff HR in 10th inning…after Kenley Jansen blows save in 9th inning…Dodgers lost 5-row and (10-of-15).
Dodgers…Off day today..Open series vs Reds on Tuesday
Dodgers .Bench OF-Joc Pederson-hitting (.155) since July lst.
Angels-L-Toronto (12-5)…Edwin Encarnarcion (4-4) HR…Jose Bautista HR…Halos blew (5-1) lead at home-get swept in series…Angels lost 10-of-14.
Angels…off today…head to Detroit tomorrow…Jays move into lst place.
Pirates-W-Giants…Pittsburgh scores 3-in lst off Ryan Vogelsong.
Cubs-W-Braves..Kris Bryant hits 2HRs..Cubs hit 5-bombs.
Mets-W-Rockies..Mike Conforto 3Hits..NY won (15-of-21)..Rockies lost (11-of-13)
Nationals-W-Brewers..Danny Espinos 3R-double.
Arizona-W-Reds..Cincinnat lost 9-row..Wellington Castillo-David Peralta HRs.
Phillies-W-Marlins..Rookie P-Aaron Nola 3-hit shutout.
Yankees-L-Indians..Francisco Lindor HR-3H..CC Sabathia injures knee.
Twins-W-Orioles..Baltimore commits 2-errors in 12th inning.
Rangers-W-Detroit..Mike Napoli Hr for Texas.
Royals-W-Red Sox..KC scores 4R in 9th…(75-48) season.
A’s-W-Tampa Bay..Oakland 7R-7th inning..Mark Canha-bases loaded triple.
Mariners-W-White Sox..Robbie Cano 2R-HR.
Yankees..DL-P-CC Sabathia-reinjures surgically repaired knee.
Tigers..P-Anubal Sanchez reinjures shoulder in rehab.
A’s..1B-Ike Davis-surgery-torn labrum.
Nationals..3B-Yunel Escobar-neck injury falling into stands
Mets..DL-1B-Luca Duda-back strain.
Mets..Activate 3B-David Wright-out since April back issues.
Tampa Bay..P-Matt Moore 16K-rehab start AAA-coming off elbow surgery.
Tigers..Purchase contract P-Randy Wolfe-Toronto (9-2) AAA.
Rockies..Release OF-Drew Stubbs.
Indians..Purchase OF-Michael Choice from Rangers.
Brewers..Acquire P-Cesar Jiminez-Phillies.
Mariners..DFA-P-Fernando Rodney-(7-blow saves)
Nationals..Callup SS-Treau Turner (.322) AAA-ex Padres.
MLB…Dodgers payroll sets all time record (298M)…team owes 40M-in luxury tax payments….currently paying 40M players on other teams.
Red Sox…Searching for GM-interested in Ned Coletti (Dodgers)..Jim Hendry (ex-Cubs) .DeJon Watson (Dodgers)
Indians…President Mark Shapiro refuses comment he will interview for same job with Blue Jays.
Chargers…Bolts (2-0) after strong defensive performance in win over Cardinals…6-sacks…3-field goals from rookie Josh Lambo (Texas AM).
Chargers…WR-Donnie Inman-concussion…S-Eric Weddle-minor neck injury…P-Mike Scifres-groin…K-Nick Novak-ankle
Bills-W-Browns..EJ Manuel (111P-TD)…Johnny Manziel (118P-TD)
Jets-W-Falcons..DT-Leonard Williams 2QBX-TL..Ryan Fitzpatrick (118P)
Chiefs-W-Seahawks..QB-Chase Daniel (82P-TD)
Miami-W-Carolina..QB-Ryan Tannehill (12-15) 102P..QB-Joe Webb (180P)
Eagles-W-Ravens..Philadelphia defense 2-interceptions..Mark Sanchez (118P)..Kenjon Barner (68PR-TD)
Bears-W-Colts…QB-Jay Cutler (8-9) 69P..RB-Jeremy Langford (0R).
Giants-W-Jaguars..K-Josh Brown 5FG..Eli Manning (4-14) passing.
Patriots-W-Saints..Jimmy Garoppolo (28-33) 269P…Saints (428Y-offense)
Vikings-W-Raiders..Teddy Bridgewater (89P)
Broncos-W-Texans..Brock Ostweiler 57TD pass.
Steelers-W-Green Bay..Pittsburgh defense 6-QBX..Landry Jones 2TD passes
Titans-W-Rams..CB-Perrish Cox 24-TD-Int
49ers-W-Cowboys..SF defense 2-interceptions..37-TD-int.
Bengals-Bucs…Monday Nite football.
Packers..WR-Jordy Nelson-possible torn knee ligament.
Browns..QB-Johnny Manziel-MRI-ailing elbow.
Giants..LB-Jon Beason-sprained knee..S-Justin Currie-fractured ankle.
Steelers..C-Maurkice Pouncey-broken ankle..DE-Stephen Truitt-ankle.
Carolina..DE-Frank Alexander-torn Achilles.
Chiefs..DE-Dee Ford-cracked rib.
Jets..RB-Darryl Richardson..WR-Jeremy Kerley-concussions.
Redskins..LB-Adam Heyward-torn knee ligament.
Falcons..WR-Roddy White-needs minor elbow surgery.
Giants..S-Bennett Jackson-torn ACL.
ESPN..Admonishes analyst Chris Carter for telling NFL Rookie Symposium to have a ‘fall guy’ in case you get in trouble off the field.
New England…President Johnathan Kraft says NFL needs to re-evaluate discipline power given to Rogers Goodell.
USC-Coach Steve Sarkisian apologizes for drunken rant at “Salute to Trojans party over the weekend.
UCLA…OL-Coach Adrian Klemm-suspended 2-games for recruiting violation.
Baylor..DE-Sam Ukwuachu-sentenced to 6-months jail-conviction sexual assault of coed….School starts in-house probe of Coach Art Briles-after reports player had sex assault problems at Boise State but was allowed to transfer in and play for Bears.
USC..Coach Steve Sarkisian admonished for showing up at “Salute to Trojans” Alumni Function drunk…acting rudely…insulting other confernce schools….Criticized by AD Pat Haden.
SDSU…QB-Maxwell Smith-Colin Chapman combined (9-19) passing in Red-Black scrimmage.
USD..QB-Trey Wheeler (2-9) passing in scrimmage.
USC…QB-Ricky Town transfers to Arkansas.
Idaho..Coach Paul Petrino has to be restrained from assualting two reporters in sideline argument after critical columns…Vandals (2-21) in his reign.
Michael Jordan…Wins 8.9M-lawsuit from Safeway for illegally using his name and picture in a magazine ad.
Andre Kirilenko…13Y-veteran-retires-runs for President of Russian basketball federation.
Cavaliers…Sign G-JR Smith to 2-year extension.
Timberwovles..Sign FA-F-Tayshaun Prince.
Golden State…F-Kevin Looney to miss 6-months with hip surgery.
SDSU..Unveils 15M-Jacobs JAM-Basketball Center next to Aztecs Atheltic Center.
Minnesota…Assistant coach Darryl Sydor DUI arrest-driving 12Y old son to hockey practice at 5pm in evening.
LAKings..Sign FA-D-Chris Ehrhoff-ex Sabre-Penguins.
Indy Car…Prays for driver Justin Wilson-severe head injuries-deep coma…hit with debris from crash of race leader Sage Karam during Pocono 500…lFamily asked to come from Colorado to Allentown hospital..
Pocono 500..Ryan Hunter-Reay wins yellow flagged race after tragic crash.
AJ Foyt…Indy car owner to miss rest of year with staph infection knee surgery from knee replacement operation.
Bristol 500..Joey Logano wins 3rd race of year outrunning field on late restart.
Formula 1-Belgium Grand Prix…Lewis Hamilton coasts to win after Sebastian Vettle blows tire.
Tiger Woods…Tied for lst place-shoots bogey-triple bogey in 3-hole sequence-drops to 10th place finish in Wyndham Classic in Greensboro.g