Best 15 Minutes Sports–Wednesday

Posted by on July 20th, 2016  •  0 Comments  • 

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Padres-Cardinals…Rained out…Will play Day-Nite Doubleheader today.
San Diego-St Louis..Colin Rea-vs-Carlos Martinez in lst game…Journeyman Paul Clemens-vs-Jaime Garcia in nightcap of twinbill.
Padres..Assign P-Anderson Espinoza to Class A-Ft-Wayne-starting against Appleton.
Padres..1st round pick P-Calvin Quantill remains in Arizona Summer League..will start tomorrow nite with (7.50-ERA)
Padres..P-Eric Lauer-assigned to Tri Cities-Northwest League..first start on Friday
Padres..Negotiating with Of-Jorg Ona-19Y-just declared FA-by-MLB.
Padres-Marlins..Reports Miami expressing trade interest in P-Andrew Cashner

Dodgers-W-Washington (8-4)..Chase Utley lead off HR…3H-3RBI..Scott Kazmir (7inn-1R)..
LA-vs-Nationals..Wednesday matchup…starter undecided
Dodgers…P-Clayton Kershaw-setback-felt discomfort in back throwing on Sunday..shutdown.
Dodgers..DL-P-Hyun Jin Ryu-after just 1-start…elbow discomfort..had MRI.
Dodgers..DL-P-Casey Fien-elbow
Dodgers..Fox TV reporting LA considering dealing OF-Yasiel Puig-hitting (.257-7HR)

Angels-W-Texas..Albert Pujols continued red-hot week at plate..hit 2-3Run-HRs in game
Halos-Rangers..Tonight matchup..Hector Santiago (7-4)-vs-Martin Perez (7-6)
Angels..Send SS-Cliff Pennington out on rehab
Angels..DL-C-Gio Soto-knee discomfort-spent 7W-rehabbing from meniscus surgery.
Angels..MRI-P-Nick Tropeano-elbow pain..shows high tear in elbow ligament…2nd opinion..surgery likely

(Scoreboard)

Cubs-L-Mets..Rene Rivera RBI-single in 9th.
Orioles-L-Yankees..Chase Headley 2R-HR..Starlin Castro 4RBI.
Marlins-W-Phillies..Christian Yelich HR and RBI-signle..
Pirates-W-Brewers…Josh Harrison 9th inning triple-scored on throwing error..
Giants-L-Red Sox..David Ortiz 3R-HR..Giants lost 4-row..
Tigers-L-Twins..Tommy Milone 8-shutout innings for Minnesota.
Reds-L-Braves..Ender Inciarte Sacrifice Fly in 119th.
Indians-W-Royals..Danny Salazar goes to (11-3) with win..
Rockies-L-Rays..Evan Longoria 2R-HR..Tampa scores 7R-early off Tyler Chatwood
Blue Jays-W-Diamondbacks..Edwin Encarnarcio hits 25th HR year..D-Backs (17-34) at home…
Astros-W-A’s..George Springer HR..
White Sox-W-Mariners..Melky Cabrera-Brett Lawrie HRs..

(Injuries)

Royals..P-Kyle Zimmer-former 1st round pick-needs surgery shoulder-blood clot.

(Roster Moves)

Wasington-Rockies..Continue trade talks OF-Charlie Blackmon
Texas-Milwaukee..Discuss SS- Jurickson Profar-for-CJon Lucroy trade
Yankees-Cubs..New York wants OF-Kyle Schwarber in deal for P-Andrew Miller
Miami-Phillies..Discussing deal for P-Jeremy Hellickson

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—————————-(Football)————————————–

Chargers…NFL Sources say San Diego at ‘standoff’ with agent for DE-Joey Bosa…wants 17M-bonues paid upfront and no “offset languarge”

Browns..RB-Isiah Crowell meets with Dallas police officers-attends funeral of dead officer…days after he put up instagram photo of police officer ‘throat slashing’-then removed it…Crowell apologized to entire Dallas police force and families of victims.
Cleveland..FA-QB-Johnny Manziel apologizes to fans for embarassment he brought to organization..says he intends to stay sober and resume career.

Giants..Say Coach Tom Coughlin will be enshrined in ‘Ring of Honor’ this season.

Pittsburgh…Dan Rooney says NFL is not using the “Rooney Rule” correctly…interviewing minorities, but not hiring minorities…of last 22-coaches hiredj for ‘first time head coaching jobs”…only 1-was African American…Todd Bowles-Jets…other 21-were white….of top 85-offensive assistant coaching jobs in NFL…80-are filled by white assistants-just 5-minorities.

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—————————(Basketball)—————————-

Denver…Signs FA-F-Mike Miller..former Cavalier-Miami Heat.
Oklahoma City…Rescinds contract offer to G-Dion Waiters-making him a free agent.
Boston…meets with F-Kevin Garnett about rejoining team.
Orlando…Lose G-Jodie Meeks with fractured foot.

Suns..Negotiating to host regular season games in Mexico City-vs-Spurs-Mavericks.

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——————–(Hockey)———————————

Las Vegas….Expansion team talking to NFL about ability to sign minor league free agents a year ahead of schedule and place them with AHL-clubs.

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