Best 15 Minutes Sports-Radio—Thursday
Padres-L-Orioles (7-2)…Mzark Trumbo single-double-HR..Ryan Flaherty HR….Padres P-Erik Johnson loses 3rd in row…(14inn-16R-23H-5W-7HR) allowed…Padres 3-game win streak snapped.
San Diego-Cincinnati….Padres open 4-game series vs Reds tonight at Great Ameican Ballpark…Christian Friederich (3-2)-vs-John Lamb (1-4)….Reds are (28-43)….Cincinnati has worst pitching in baseball (5.32-ERA)..has given up league leading (115-HR) this season.
Padres…Negotiating with top high school P-Busan, South Korea….(17Y)-righthander Yun Seong-Bin…(6’4-209)….offering a (1.2M) bonus package.
Padres…Considering calling up reliever Buddy Baumann-has (1.13-ERA) at El Paso…rehabbing from back injury in spring.
Dodgers-W-Washington (4-3)..Yasiel Puig hits 2R-inside park HR bottom 9th inning..OF-Michael Taylor could not get to what appeared to be an RBI single-rolled all the way to the wall…Corey Seager HR..Julio Urias (5inn-2R-6K)..Dodgers won 8-of-9…Nationals lost 5-in row.
Dodgers..Private workout for (32Y)-Cuban 3B-Yulieski Gurriel…career (.335) hitter in Cuba.
Dodgers-Yankees…Trade..LA picks up minor league relief P-Layne Somsen…had (1.44-ERA) in AAA.
Angels-L-Astros,,(3-2)..Jose Altuve HR…Halos lost 11-of-16…Astros won (7-of-8).
Halos-Athletics…Tim Lincecum makes 2nd start for Angels-vs-Kevin Graveman (2-6).
Miami-W-Atlanta..Justin Bour 2R-HR..
Yankees-W-Rockies..Chase Headley GSlam HR..Carlos Beltran 3R-HR..Starlin Castro HR..
Mets-W-Royals..James Loney RBI-single..Matt Reynolds HR..
Cubs-L-Cardinals..Al Diaz 2wR-HR..St. Louis sweeps series..
A’s-L-Brewers..Scotter Gennett HR..Kirk Nieuenhuis HR..A’s (29-42)..
Arizona-L-Toronto..Russell Martin 3R-HR..Edwin Encarnarcio-Troy Tulowitzki HRs..
Giants-W-Pirates..Joe Panik 2R-Double..Buster Posey RBI-Doulbe..Giants (28-9)..Buccos lost (12-of-14) ..
Red Sox-L-White Sox..Melky Cabrera 2R-HR..Todd Frazier 2RHR..Brett Lawrie HR…Bosox lost (7-of-9)
Indians-W-Tampa Bay..Jason Kipnis 2R-HR..Tribe won 6-row..
Tigers-W-Mariners..Miggy Cabrera HR..Tigers won (13-of-19)..Seattle lost (9-of-11)…
Texas-W-Reds..Ian Desmond HR..Shin Soo Choo HR..,,Texas won 32-of-44 since early May.
Twins-W-Phillies..Max Keplar 2RBI late in game for Twins…..Cam Rupp HR..Andres Blanco HR for Phillies
Toronto-Seattle…Trade..Jays ship P-Wade LeBlanc to Mariners.
Seattle..Sign FA-P-Tom Wilhelmsen-ex Rangers.
Rockies..Outright P-Tyler Matzek to “A” ball..fighting control problems.
Mets..P-Noah Syndegaard leaves game pain-elbow..X-ray at hospital negative..Yoenis Cespedes leaves game-ailing wrist.
Mets..P-Bartolo Colon-injured-bruised thumb.
Texas..P-Colby Lewis leaves start with lat injury in shoulder.
A’s..OF-Andrew Lambo leaves club for cancer surgery-testacle.
Cardinals..P-Mitch Harris-elbow surgery
Indians..OF-Michael Brantley has bicep tendenitis-not muscle tear in shoulder.
Jake Peavy…Confirms he lost 15M in investments to Irvine investor Ash Narayan-who stole 30M-in Ponzi scheme…..Also took 7M-from ex-Astros P-Roy Oswalt and NFL-QB-Mark Sanchez.
76ers…to take LSU-F-Ben Simmons (6’11)
Lakers..to use 2nd pick on Duke-F-Brandon Ingram (6-10)
Boston..Choosing 3rd-trying to trade the pick for a veteran player.
Celtics draft 3-16-23-31-35-45-51…trying to package picks to get veteran players.
Denver draft 7-15-19-53-56
76ers draft 1-24-26
Toronto draft 9-27
Phoneix draft 13-28-24
NYKnicks-Chicago Bulls….Blockbuster trade..Bulls deal G-Derrick Rose (21P)..G-Justin Holiday and #2 pick to Knicks…Chicgo gets C-Robin Lopez (10P-7R)..G-Jose Calderon (17P-4A) and G-Jerian Grant (5P) in package….Knicks take on 21M-contract-Rose becomes free agent end of next season.
Atlanta-Utah-Indiana….3-Way Trade….Pacers get G-Jeff Teague (15P-5A)…..Utah gets G-George Hill (12P-3A)…Hawks wind p with #12 pick in deal.
Cleveland….1.3M fans turn out for Cavaliers Championship parade.
Dallas..Former Cowboys RB-Joe Randle charged with 3rd felony-while in jail-making threats to Guards and Prisoners….suffering from Bipolar issues..Arrested 8X in 3Y since NFL release.
NHL….Board of Governors awards expansion franchise to Las Vegas for 2017-season…..Cost will be 500M-dollars expansion fee……Expansion draft will be June 20th, 2017….Each club must give up 1-players….Each team will have only protected list of 11-players…..Players with No Trade Clauses cannot be exposed.
NHL…Draft is Friday….Trade rumors Edmonton talking about 6-deals-willing to move out of #4 slot in draft….Calgary try to trade up inside top 5-picks.
LA Kings…RW-Milan Lucic turns down small money contract offer…will hit free agent market July lst…
Arizona Coyotes..Sign D-Alex Goligoski (5Y-25M) deal…just acquired from Dallas Stars who could not re-sign him.
Copa Tourney…..Columbia-L-Chile (2-0)….Chiles faces Argentina in finals….US-vs-Colombia in 3rd place game.
PGA Tour….lst round action at the Congressional Tourney in Washington, DC.
Tiger Woods…confirms he is playing back-to-back days….still has some soreness in back…hopes to play in tourneys before end of year.