Best 15 Minutes Sports–Thursday–9/17

Posted by on September 17th, 2015  •  0 Comments  • 

—–(Baseball)—–

Padres-W-Diamondbacks (4-3)..Matt Kemp 3R-HR…#22…97RBI…Craig Kimbrel 37th save….
San Diego…Travel Day today-head into Colorado for weekend series.

Dodgers-W-Rockies (2-0)..Alex Wood throws 1-hitter thru 8-innings..Corey Seager RBI-single…LA won (17-of-22)
Los Angeles…Off day today…host Pirates in weekend series.

Angels-L-Mariners (3-1)..Jesus Montero 3R-HR..Halos 3-and-half out of wildcard
Halos-Minnesota…Open important road trip against Twins also fighting for wildcard spot…Hector Santiago-vs-Tommy Milone.

(Scoreboard)

Yankees-W-Tampa Bay..Greg Bird HR….NY still 3GB-Toronto

Blue Jays-W-Braves..David Price wins 16th game…(7-1) with Jays

Astros-L-Rangers..Prince Fielder 2-HRs-5RBI..Texas 6R-lst..Rangers lead 1-and-half over Astros..

Cardinals-W-Brewers..Tommy Pham 2-2R-HRs..

Pirates-L-Cubs..Kris Bryant 3H-RBI double..Bucs fall 4GB-Cardinals

Mets-L-Miami..Adam Conley 3-hit shutout for Marlins-Mets lost 2-in row….Lead now 7-and-half over Nats

Giants-W-eds..Jake Peavy solo HR…goes (6inn-2H) allowed..Ehire Adranza RBI double-RBI triple..SF won 8-of-11.

Twins-Tigers..Trevor Plouffe RBI-Double..Tori Hunter RBI-Single

A’s-L-White Sox..Jose Abreau-Mike Olt HRs for Sox…

Indians-W-Royals..Francisco Lindor 3H-4RBI for Tribe..Royals lost 9-of-12..

Red Sox-W-Orioles…Dustin Pedroia 2HRs-5RBI..David Ortiz hits 501st career HR.

Nationals-W-Phillies..Bryce Harper hits 40th HR..Jason Werth 2-HRs..Nats won 4-row..
(Notes)
Angels..Interview Mike Haze-Red Sox..Tony LaCava-Toronto..Ron Atkins-Indians for vacant GM job
A’s..Callup P-Barry Zito (37Y)…13W-3.46-ERA-Sacramento.
Padres..P-Josh Johnson to have 3rd elbow ligament transplant surgery.
Red Sox..P-Junichi Tuzawa-shutdown-shoulder fatigue

 

—–(Football)—–
NFL..Thursday Night Football…Denver-Kansas City…Peyton Manning struggling with new run-oriented offense…had QB-rating of just 59-last week…..RB-CJ Anderson-ailing foot….Broncos 6-man pass rush looks strong under Wade Phillips….Chiefs coming off 3-TD outing from QB-Alex Smith.-but did not run ball well last week vs Houston.
Chargers…Begin preparation for Bengals game…OC-Chris Watt…OT-Chris Hairston take snaps at guard-iwith injury to DJ Fluker.
Chargers..LB-Jerry Attaochu-returns to workouts-missed 2W-hamstring….S-Jahleel Addae in boot for ankle issue-not practice…KR-Jacoby Jones-ankle….CB-Brandon Flowers sat out with knee issue
Chargers…Coach Mike McCoy refused to say who would replace DJ Fluker at RG.

Raiders..QB-Derek Carr-bruised thumb-says he will play this weekend.
Jaguars..TE-Julius Thomas cleared for practice-missed 5W-thumb damage.
Eagles..IR-C-David Molk-torn bicep.
Redksins..DT-Terrance Knighton-misses practice-ribs
Texans..Put TE-Ryan Griffin on 8W-IR-sprained knee.

(NFL Notes)
NFL..Denies report Replay Official in booth used headset to help ref overturn blown onside kick call in Seahawks-Rams game.

Atlanta..S-William Moore-23,000-Fine for head hit on Eagles receiver.
Bengals..CB-Pac Man Jones-35,000-Fine for helmet hit incident with Raiders receiver.

Bills..Coach Rex Ryan on facing Patriots..”I don’t fear them.”…”I didn’t come to kiss his ring”-comment about Belicheck while with Jets.
Giants..QB-Eli Manning admits made mistake trying to burn clock-not realizing how many timeouts Cowboys had.

(Roster)

Ravens..Sign FA-DE-Jason Babin-Jets.
Patriots..Sign Fa-LB_Dekoda Watson-Cowboys.
Cowboys..Trade for WR-Brice Butler-Raiders.
Colts..Workout DT-Devon Still-ex-Bengals.
Jets..Workout WR-Terrelle Pryor-ex Bengal…Release DT-Kevin Vickerson-ex Bronco.
(College)

SDSU..Former Aztecs star safety Reggie Grigsby-held on 125,000-bond-in fatal drunk driving rollover accident-killed Caltrans worker near exit ramp Escondido just off the 15…Grigsby charged being under influence-drugs-alcohol in 2pm accident-Monday….History of mental health issues-beat up mother…father fired shots at him in violent rage. Grigsby played 4-years at State.

Texas…Longhorns former coach Mac Brown says he has not been contacted yet about UT-AD job.
Nevada…Coach Brian Polian fiend 10,000-for abuse of officials in Wolfpack-Arizona game

SDSU…Aztecs coach Rocky Long to stay with struggling starting QB-Maxwell Smith vs South Alabama.
USD…Trey Wheeler-QB-who was season opening starter-demoted Week 2-quits team.

—-(Basketball)—–
Washington…Wizards sign FA-C-Josh Harrelson-ex Pistons.

—-(Hockey)—–
Ducks…Open NHL Training camp 64-players on ice…including 12-new veterans via free agency.
Ducks…Bring in ex-Kings-D-Vitaly Vishnevski from KHL-Russia and D-Sheldon Brookbanke-ex-Calgary-played in KHL.
Ducks…Newest acqusitions include Rangers F-Carl Hagelin and Canucks D-Kevin Beiksa…Buffalo-F-Chris Stewart.
Ducks…1st round pick Jacob Larsson-not in camp-will stay in Sweden…2nd round pick Julius Nattinen-D-Finland-in camp.

Kings..Open training camp on Friday-having to replace Jarrett Stoll..Justin Williams…Mike Richards
Kings…D-Slava Voynov, under detainment by Immigration officials following jail term for felony abuse of wife, has agreed to be deported back to Russia, ending his contract with the NHL team….Kings informed him he would be terminated.

Montreal…F-PK Subban-donates 10M-to Montreal Children’s Hospital.

Blackhawks..Sign FA-D-Lubo Visnovsky-former Kings-Islanders.
Columbus..Sign FA-G-Brad Thiessen-ex-Penguins.

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