Padres….Draft 43-players over weekend-headed up by 24-pitching prospects….Included in group at 10-pitchers in first 12-selections….3-of pitchers coming off health issues.
Cal Quintrall…1st round pick-Stanford…Padres had private bullpen session with him…believe he is ready to pitch this summer in Arizona Summer League.
Hudson Sanchez…3rd baseman..will bypass Texas A&M and sign.
Eric Lauer…P-Kent State..led nation starters with (0.69-ERA)
Buddy Reed…OF-Florida Gators..great glove-speed..not great hitter.
Reggie Lawson..P-Victor Valley-did not pitch because of oblique injury.
Mason Thompson..P-Round Rock Texas..pitched 1-inning-elbow surgery.
Joe Lucchesi…P-Southeast Missouri State..threw (188-innings) college.
Lake Bachar..P-Wisconsin Whitewater..pitched 1-year college.
Will Stillman…P-Wofford..outstanding college reliever
Dan Dallas..P-Canisus, NY..had (0:15-ERA) high school
Ben Sheckler…P-Cornerstone University-NAIA..6’8..(2.82ERA)
Jesse Scholtens..P-Wright State…(10-1) record.
Hunter Bishop…OF-Arizona State signee…may overpay to sign him.
Padres-L-Rockies (2-1)..Mark Reynolds solo HR-7th inning off Kevin Quackenbush breaks up pitchers duel between former 1st round draft picks…Rockies Tyler Anderson gives up 1-run in lst major league start…Christian Friederich limits Rockies to 2-hits-but loses…2-pitchers combined to strike out 15-batters…Padres now (26-38)…
Dodgers-L-Giants (2-1)…Brandon Belt hits 2R-HR off Julio Urias in 6th inning to breakup his shutout…Giants have won (21-of-29)…and have 5-game lead in NL West over LA.
Angels-L-Indians (8-3)..Halos plunge continues..Carlos Santana solo HR-2R-HR..Francisco Lindor 2R-single and HR…Halos lost (7-of-9)…
Red Sox-L-Twins..Max Keplar 3R-HR in 9th for Minnesota.
Cubs-W-Braves..Javy Baez 3R-HR..Anthony Rizzo (3H-3RBI)..Cubs won 14-of-18
Yankees-L-Tigers..Detroit rookie P-Mike Fulmer runs shutout streak to (28-inn)..
Mets-L-Brewers..Zach Davies retires 17-in row..
Washington-W-Phillies..Jason Werth 2R-single in 9th..Nats won (10-of-13)..
Cardinals-W-Pirates..Matt Holliday HR-RBI single..
Orioles-L-Blue Jays..Russell Martin 3R-HR
Reds-L-A’s..Athletics snapped 7-game losing streak..Marcus Semien 2R-HR
Astros-L-Rays..Dallas Keuchel falls to (3-9)..
Royals-W-White Sox…Yordano Ventura 10K outing..
Diamondbacks-W-Marlins..Petee O’Brien 3R-HR..
Mariners-L-Texas…Mitch Moreland 2R-HR.
Padres-Marlins…Colin Rea (3-2)-vs-Wie Chen (3-2)..Open 7G-homestand
Dodgers-Diamondbacks..Mike Bolsinger-vs-Zack Greinke (8-3)
Angels-Twins..Jered Weaver (5-5)-vs-Ricky Nolasco (2-4)
Yankees-Washington-Cubs..Discussing Aroldis Chapman trade to Nats
Yankees-Giants..Discussing Andrew Miller trade to SF.
Mets-Milwaukee..Brewers discussing Jonathon Lucroy deal to NY.
Milwaukee-Miami…Ryan Braun to Marlins trade rumors resurface
White Sox..DFA-2B-Jimmy Rollins..DFA-P-Mat Latos..
White Sox..Call up 2B-Tim Anderson-hitting (.304) AAA
White Sox..Sign FA-DH-Justin Morneau-ex Twins-Rockies
Phillies..Callup P-Zach Elfin (2.90-ERA) at AAA
Braves..Release P-Dale Thayer
Padres..Release 1B-Josh Satin-retiring from El Paso.
A’s-Cubs..Trade..Cubs acquire OF-Chris Coghlan for minor leaguer.
Cubs..Sign FA-P-Joel Peralta-ex-Mariners-Dodgers-Rays
Phillies..OF-Will Venable opts out of minor league deal.
Dodgers..Release OF-Jose Tabata from Oklahoma City contract
Angels-Pirates..Trade..Halos send C-Eric Kratz to Buccos
Cubs-Giants..Trade..Cubs acquie SS-Shawon Dunston Jr in cash deal.
Padres..DL-P-Andrew Cashner-strained muscle neck-collarbone area
Padres..P-Jon Edwards-given Plasma and Stem Cell shots-elbow injury.
Padres..3B-Yanger Solarte out of lineup-bruised thumb.
Dodgers..Activate P-Frankie Montas from DL..had (1.50-ERA) rehab
Rangers..P-Yu Darvish-suffering neck issues
Seattle…P-Felix Hernandez-injured calf-re-examined…out 4W
Blue Jays..SS-Troy Tulowitzki-setback-quad injury on rehab.
Twins..DL-P-Phil Hughes-knee..P-Trevor Mays-back
Pirates..DL-Surgery..C-Francisco Cervelli-hamate bone.
Dodgers OF-Yasiel Puig begins rehab stint at Rancho Cucomonga
Dodgers..P-Brandon McCarthy-rehab outing.
Giants..OF-Hunter Pence undergoes surgery-torn hamstring-8 weeks
Giants..OF-Angel Pagan begins rehab stint-Sacramento.
White Sox..OF-Austin Jackson-scope surgery-6W-torn meniscus
White Sox..P-Daniel Webb-elbow surgery..P-Jake Petricka-hip
Giants..Activate P-Matt Cain from DL-out with hamstring
Angels..OF-Mike Trout-bruised thumb-hit by pitch
Indians..3B-Juan Uribe-bruised groin on ground ball.
Blue Jays..Jose Bautista out of lineup with thigh injury
Mets..OF-Mike Conforto-xrays- bruised wrist
Mets..Manager Terry Collins-taken to hosptal before game-dehydration issues.
Cavaliers-at-Golden State….Must win game tonight for Cavs…trail (3-1) in playoff series….after Warriors hit 17-3’s in Friday night game…If Cavs lose-LeBron James career record will be (2-5) in NBA final series.
Golden State…NBA suspends F-Draymond Green for Monday night game-fired forearm into groin area of LeBron James on Friday…4th flagrant foul of postseason.
Lakers…Magic Johnson removed as Vice President in Lakers organization for continued critical commets on social media about leadership of NBA team.
Lakers…Private workout with Duke-F-Brandon Ingram…6’10-but weighed in just 195-pounds…
Chargers…Sign WR-Keenan Allen to (4Y-44M-20M guaranteed.. contract extension…becomes highest paid WR-San Diego history….at (11M) per year-7th highest paid WR-in NFL.
Chargers..Turn in initiative petition with 110,786-signatures.
Ravens..WR-Breshard Perriman-1st round pick-will miss 2016-season with torn knee ligament…sat out 2015-rookie season with torn PCL.
49ers..QB-Colin Kaeperneck says he is dropping trade demand and wants to play for Coach Chip Kelly.
Buffalo..Hall of Fame QB-Jim Kelly says Coach Rex Ryan must get team into playoffs-might be fired if he does not.
Denver..Pulls (6Y-114M) offer to LB-Von Miller off the table…will open talks on extensions with WR-Emanuel Sanders..LB-Brandon Marshall.
Eagles..WR-Nelson Agholor under investigation sexaul assault at strip bar…denies he attacked dancer over a 1400-bill.
NHL…Mourns passing Mr. Hockey…Gordie Howe passes away (88Y)…..Played 26Y-with Detroit Red Wings…scored (801-goals)….Won 4-Stanley Cups…6X-Leading Scorer-6X-MVP….then played with Houston Aeros-Hartford Whalers in World Hockey Assoication..paired with his sons…Played till age 52.
Penguins-W-San Jose. (3-1)…Pittsburgh wins Stanley Cup…Penguis hold Sharks to just 19-shots on goal on San Jose Ice to win series….Sidney Crosby-Phil Kessel drive Pens to win despite heroic goaltending of Martin Jones…Pens held Sharks big scorers Joe Thornton-Pat Marleau-Brent Burns-Logan Couture to just 2-goals in 5-games….
Minnesota Wild…G-Nicklas Backstrom leaves club to sign to play in Finland.
Muhammad Ali…Laid to rest in Louisville…after 19-mile funeral parade thru his hometown….Evander Holyfield-Lenox Lewis-Mike Tyson served as pallbearers.
Copa America Tourney…..US-W-Paraguay (1-0)…Goalie Brad Guzan makes 2-point blank saves at 88-minute mark…Clint Dempsey scores early goal…Team USA defense stops a (3-on-1) break….Game marred by yellow and red cards…US played with 10-men final 40-minutes of game…..US moves on to knockout round.
Mexico-Venezuala….El Tri goes for 3rd straight win in Copa Tourney tonite….Team has won 9-straight games under Juan Osorio.
Belmont Stakes…Disappointing finish to Triple Crown season…Desdin caught at the finish line by Curator strong run for come-from-behind ‘by a nose’ victory…Preakness winner Exaggerator fades late in race.
NASCAR….Michigan 400..Joey Logano outruns Chase Elliott on 2-restarts over final 34-laps to win.
Indy Car….Texas 600…rained out Saturday…washed out on Sunday..will reschedule in August.
Formula 1…Canadian Grand Prix…Brit star Lewis Hamilton blows away field to win on Gilles Villaneuve road course…Nico Rosberg has lst lap incident-knocks out of front of pack….Sebastian Vettle has to make 2-pit stops for tire issues-cannot make up difference.
St Jude Classic…Dan Berger (-13) wins first tourney ever on PGA tour……Phil Mickelson-Steve Stricker (-10)…strong outings finish 2nd in turneup for US Open next weekend..
Wimbledon…Rafael Nadal pulls out…injured wrist not healing…