Best 15 Minutes Sports-Radio–Monday

Posted by on May 23rd, 2016  •  0 Comments  • 

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Padres-L-Dodgers (9-5)….Padres drop 17-inning marathon…Lose (4-0) lead…Wil Myers 3R-triple..Melvin Upton RBI-triple….LA got HRs from Justin Turner-Howie Kendrick…Yasiel Puig 2R-single in 17th won it…Teams used 17-pitchers in the game…Dodgers used 9-pitchers….Matt Kemp downward spiral continued (0-7) 3-Ks…is now in (7-49) slump with 20-strikeouts.

Padres..Formally apologize to Gay-Lesbian groups for mishandling of National Anthem snafu with 100-Men’s Gay Chorus on Saturday nite…Terminate contract with 3rd party business..discipline club official over handling of playing of wrong national anthem…Club does not comment on report it tried to strong arm chorus into buying tickets before they were allowed to perform…..

San Diego-San Francisco..Friars open 8-game road trip vs Giants tonite…Drew Pomeranz (4-4)-vs-Johnny Cueto (6-1)….Padres (0-6) vs Giants this year.

Padres..Callup Yanger Solarte-hit (.713) in rehab stint at El Paso…no movement yet on 1B-James Loney, started weekend hitting (.342) at El Paso.

Padres..2B-Jemile Weeks to seek 2nd opinion on whether he needs hamstring surgery…2B-Corey Spangenberg-all baseball activity shutdown-back on the table after reinjurying quad.

Dodgers-Reds…Clayton Kershaw (6-1) 1.67-ERA-vs-Brandon Finnegan.

Dodgers..P-Hyun Jin-Ryu throws 3-innings-gives up 2HRs-rehab start Rancho Cucumonga….Ryu will make rehab start at Oklahoma City on Wednesday.

Dodgers..P-Juliu Urias stretches shutout streak to 27-innings row at PCL-Oklahoma City..has (1.10-ERA) but club yet to call him up.

Angels-W-Orioles (10-2)…Carlos Perez HR-5RBI…Jered Weaver goes 6-solid innings….
Angels-Texas…Halos head out on road…Nick Tropeano-vs-Derek Holland.

Angels..P-CJ Wilson throws 45P-simulated game-rehab shoulder woes.
Angels..Send P-Tim Lincecum to extended spring training-signed 1Y-deal worth potential (4.2M).
Angels…Confirm going over (179M) Payroll threshold-will have to pay luxury tax of 17% this season.,
Angels-Phillies..Halos acquire 2B-Ryan Jackson for cash
Angels..DFA-P-Dan Reynolds

(Scoreboard)

Giants-W-Cubs..Madison Bumgarner throws 3-hitter..Giants won 10-of-11..
Cardinals-L-Diamondbacks..Paul Goldschmidt 3RBI..Zack Greinke (7inn-1R).
Red Sox-W-Indians. David Ortiz (4-4) HR..Jackie Bradley hit streak at 27-games.
Washington-W-Miami…Ben Revere 3H-2RBI..Max Scherzer (8inn-8K).
Yankees-W-A’s..New York won 12-of-17
Mets-W-Brewers..Noah Syndegaard 11K-games…Meets (25-18()..
Phillies-W-Braves..Jerod Eickhoff (7-inn-0R)
Pirates-Rockies..Rained Out
Tigers-W-Tampa Bay..Miggy Cabrera-Victor Martinez HRs..Detroit won 6-of-7..
Mariners-W-Reds..Leonys Martin 4-hits..Robbie Cano 2RBI..Reds (15-29)
White Sox-W-Royals..Todd Frazier 13th HR year..
Blue Jays-W-Twins..Jose Bautista-Josh Donaldson HRs..Twins (11-32)..
Rangers-W-Astros..Texas 5-extra base hits..Cole Hamels 11Ks..Houston (17-28).

(Injuries)

Cubs..OF-Jason Heyward-out 5-days-bruised hip-ribs
Mets..1B-Luca Duda-MRI on back
Cardinals..Send SS-Jhonny Peralta out on rehab assignment.
Red Sox..DL-OF-Brock Holt-concussion
A’s..SS-Josh Reddick-broken thumb

(Roster)

Red Sox..Callup C-Blake Swihart
Cubs..DFA-P-Neil Ramirez
Tampa Bay..Release C-Carlos Corporan.
Pirates..Option P-Cory Luebke to AAA (14.73ERA) this year
Pirates..Callup P-Wilfred Boscan from Indianapolis.
Tampa Bay..Sign FA-C-JR Arencibia-ex Blue Jays
Arizona..Sign FA-2B-Ed Lucas-ex Marlins
Yankees..Sign FA-P-Neil Cotts-ex Angels-White Sox
Braves..P-Sean Burnett opts out of AAA-contract.

(MLB)

Texas..City of Arlington votes on 1B-retractable roof stadium replace Glbe Life Park that opened in 1994.

St Louis..Former Scouting Director Chris Corra pleads guilty 5-counts of hacking Houston Astros computers

Oakland…A’s-sewage pours into dugout over weekend during series with Yankees at Coliseum.

Giants…Former slugger Jim Ray Hart passes away-age (74)..Hit 139-HRs in first 5-years in majors.

Rockies…SS-Jose Reyes-still suspended-reports to extended spring training for 9-days of workouts before reinstatement from domestic abuse suspension.

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————————–(Basketball)——————–

(Scoreboard)

Golden State-L-Oklahoma City (133-105)…Thunder score 72-points in opening half…Kevin Durant goes off for 23P in opening half…Durant-Russell Westbrook combine for (63P)…Warriors trailed by 37P in third quarter….Thunder leads (2-1) with Game 4-in Oke City on Tuesday.

Cleveland-at-Toronto…Game 4-of series tonight in Canada…Raptors climbed back into series with Saturday night blowout win…Toronto got 52P-from starting guards..Cav guards Kyrie Irving and JR Smith went combined (10-35) shooting and Kevin Love (1-9) from floor…Cavs lead series (2-1).

(NBA)

Minnesota..’New GM-ScottyLayden-Coach Tim Thibodeau fire 6-assistants coaches and front office exec.

Houston..Rockets interview Charlotte assistant Stephen Silas for 2nd time after 2nd interview with Mike D’Antoni.

Knicks…GM-Phil Jackson heavily criticized-waited too long before getting back to Frank Vogel-ex Indiana Pacers coach hired by Orlando Magic….Knicks wound up hiring ex-Suns coach Jeff Hornacek.

Kobe Bryant…turns down offer to join TNT-TBS-NBA broadcasts.

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————————-(Football)—————————

Chargers…Open full Offense-Defense OTA workouts this morning.

NFL…Owners head to Chicago-may get update on Las Vegas Stadium situation….Cowboys owner Jerry Jones-Patriots owner Bob Kraft both speak out backing plan.

Las Vegas….Nevada Legislature calls special session for August to discuss State Financing-transfer 750M-Tourism Tax money to help fund Raiders stadium.

NFL…Owners to vote on moving Pro Bowl from Hawaii to Citrus Bowl Staidum-in Orlando.

Washington…ex-Redskins coach Mike Shanahan criticizes owner Daniel Snyder for forcing trade that sent 3-lst round pics in deal for QB-Robert Griffin III-who failed in Washington then got hurt.

Cleveland…Photos surface of emaciated Johnny Manziel-ex-Browns quarterback….weight has dropped below 190-pounds…does not appear interested in resuming NFL career.

ESPN…Longtime college football voice Brad Nessler defects to NBC…8th ‘name’ broadcaster to leave network.

Tom DeLeone-legendary 11-year starting center of Browns-former Ohio State star-passes from brain cancer at age 65.

Oregon…Former Ducks QB-Vernon Adams headed to CFL…Montreal Alouettes deal lst round pick to BC Lions for rights to sign Adams.

(Teams)

Saints..Sign FA-K-Connor Barth-ex Tampa Bay.
Patriots..Visit with FA-LB-Vinnie Sunseri-Saints
Bills..Visit with FA-LB-Jamari Lattimore-LB-Jets
Carolina..Sign FA-WR-LaRon Byrd-Arizona…FA-WR-Tobias Palmer-Jaguars
Cowboys..Sign 2nd round pick LB-Jaylon Smith to contract-may sit year rehab knee.
Houston..Ex-Texans RB-Arian Foster may take physical this week for Denver Broncos

Eastern Kentucky…QB-Marty Mauck-suspended at Missouri-off field incidents-transfers into Colonels program.

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————————–(Hockey)———————

(Scoreboard)

Penguins-L-Tampa Bay (OT)…Tyler Johnson scores on deflection in OT. Lightning lead (3-2) heading back home for Game 6.

San Jose-at-St Louis…Game 5-on Blues ice..Series tied (2-2) after St. Louis took back home-ice advantage with win at Shark Tank.

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—————–(General)——————-

Indy 500-Qualifying….11-drivers hit (230mph) mark in weekend qualifying.

Indy 500 Grid….James Hincliffe grabs pole for Sam Schmidt racing with (230.7) 4-lap average…Ryan Hunter Reay-Townsend Bell-Josef Newgarden-Will Power all in (230) bracket..Carlos Munoz clocked at 240-miles an hour on a straightaway.
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NASCAR…Charlotte All-Star race in rain plagued weekend in North Carolina..

PGA-Golf…Byron Nelson Classic…Sergio Garcia winds sudden death 19th hole playoff after Brooks Koepka hits tee shot into water on first playoff hole..

British Open…Royal & Ancient club strips Muirfield-Scotland of tourney after Board votes to refuse to admit women for 2017 meebership

Manchester United….Wins FA-Cup with victory over Crystal Palace…rumors everywhere owners are planning to oust Coach Louis vanGaal after disappointing season….Van Gaal reportedly removed as head coach at 1am on Sunday…London reports ex-Chelsea coach Josie Morhino will replace him.

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