Best 15 Minutes Sports-Thursday

Posted by on July 28th, 2016  •  0 Comments  • 


Padres-W-Blue Jays (8-4)…Adam Rosales 2RHR..Alex Dickerson-Brett Wallace solo HRs…Luis Perdomo 56-…
San Diego…Comes home off (3-7) road trip…Off day today..Chance to put streak together…3-worst clubs in baseball-Reds-Phillies-Brewers-coming in.

Padres-Orioles..Reopen Andrew Cashner trade talks…San Diego asking for top Class A-pitcher-Garrett Cleavinger…(12-2) 2.28-ERA in minors.(107K-83-innings)

Padres..Callup P-Buddy Baumann-El Paso (1.13-ERA)….Alexi Amarista-SS……3B-Yangervais Solarte placed on ‘family leave’ exempt list.

Dodgers-Tampa Bay…
Dodgers….off day Thursday..then Diamondbacks come to town.
Dodgers..P-Clayton Kershaw says alot of ‘gray area’ about his back issue..2nd epidural..doing weight work-no setbacks..but no baseball activity
Dodgers..OF-Andre Ethier-takes light batting practice-lst time since injury in spring….doing outfield running…but no hard core baseball activity.

Halos-Red Sox…Series opener on Thursdya….Jered Weaver (8-8) 5.32-ERA-vs-David Price (8-7)
Angels..Albert Pujols testing ailing hamstring-playing at 1st base.


Giants-L-Reds..Jay Bruce HR…5th game in a row he’s homered..SF lost 9-of-11
Yankees-L-Houston…Colby Rasmus 2R-HR
Mets-L-Cardinals..Matt Holliday 2R-double
Cubs-W-White Sox…Kris Bryant HR..Javy Baez 2R-HR..Addison Russell-Grand Slam HR…snap Sox 4-game win streak
Orioles-L-Rockies..Nick Hundley 2R-HR
Pirates-W-Mariners..Jung Kang 3R-triple..Geritt Cole throws 3-hitter
Red Sox-L-Tigers..James McCann HR for Detroit..
Washington-W-Cleveland..Treu Turner 3RBI..Stephen Strasburg (14-1)
Marlins-W-Phillies..Martin Prado-Marcel Ozuna combine 6-hits
Rangers-L-A’s..Coco Crisp 2R-HR..Khris Davis HR-2R-HR..
Milwaukee-L-Arizona…YHasmani Tomas 2R-HR..3R-HR.
Twins-L-Braves..Freddie Freeman 2R-HR…5RBI-night..


Nationals..put 2B-Steven Drew on DL-concussion symptoms



Rams…Rookies-Free Agents on field for lst workouts at UC-Irvine….6,000-fans expected to attend daily workouts.
Saints..Check in at camp at Greenbrier-West Virginia…Despite severe flood damage last week


Chiefs…Place RB-Jamal Charles-LB-Justin Houston on PUP-not ready for workouts
Cowboys..DE-DeMarcus Ware will not join team for workouts-still recovering back surgery
Eagles..Release LB-Travis Long-has torn 3-knee ligaments last two years.
Panthers…LB-Luke Kuechly-WR-Kelvin Benjamin-cleared to practice following surgeries end of last year.
Eagles..RB-Ryan Mathews to miss start of camp-ankle issues
Bears..PUP-WR-Marquess Wilson..LB-Pernell McPhee-coming off surgeries

(Roster Moves)

Rams..QB-Nick Foles asks for release
Jets..Sign FA-RB-Bernard Pierce-ex Ravens
Arizona..Sign ex-Chargers LB-Donald Butler
Ravens..Sign ex-Chargers LB-Kavell Connor
Falcons..CB-Charles Godfrey-retires
Bears..Sign FA-CB-Brandon Boykin-ex Eagles…FA-WR-BJ Daniels-ex Seahawks
Broncos..Sign FA-WR-Marlon Brown-ex-Ravens
Patriots..Sign FA-TE-Bear Pascoe-ex-Lions
Saints..Sign FA-WR-Hakeem Nicks-ex Giants-Colts


Jets..End bitter holdout..Sign QB-Ryan Fitzpatrick (1Y-12M) deal..will be free agent again next year.
Steelers..WR-Antonio Brown will report to camp-though grossly underpaid-earning (6.1M) this year.
49ers..QB-Colin Kaeperneck-cleared by doctors after 3-off season surgeries.
Eagles..LB-Nigel Bradham will report to camp-despite arrest for punching parking valet at hotel over weekend

(College Football)

Mountain West Conference….Confirms it has been approached by at least 3-other schools-interested in joining league, if expansion ocurrs….



NYK…Amarie Stoudemire-F-announces retirement after 13-year career.
Toronto..Andreas Bargnani-F-signs to play in Spain…averaged (14PPG) in career with Raptors-Knicks-Brooklyn



Toronto..Signs FA-C-Trevor Moore-undrafted college star from Denver University…121P-120-games
Washington…F-Thomas DiPauli-Notre Dame..turns down contract offer…will become NHL free agent in August
Bufflao..F-Jimmy Vesey-Harvard..rejects contract offer…will test free agent market in August.



PGA Championships…..Tee off in New Jersey…..Baltsurol Golf Club….Jason Day, Phil MIckelson head the field….first round in searing heat index likely 110.

Roger Federer…Withdraws from US Open to continue rehab-knee surgery.


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