Chargers…City Negotiator-Chris Melvin…City Land Use Expert-Mike Hansen….meet with NFL-VP-Eric Grubman…Discuss Outline of Financial Proposal-Answer NFL questions about on-going questions about Environmental issues at Qualcomm sight…..Grubman sets up another meeting with San Diego group last week of July before NFL-owners meetings in Chicago-August 11th.
Chargers…Town Hall Meeting in Carson turns into rowdy pep rally…Mark Fabiani not allowed to speak…was mocked and shouted down by San Diego fans who showed up…Preponderance of Raiders at meeting…event wound up becoming a ‘Junior High Pep rally’.
Raiders…Developer Floyd Kephart is proposing 2-Stadium concept as part of Coliseum City proposal..Oakland A’s owner Louis Wolf goes public against the move-saying 2-stadiums makes no sense…Not interested in a joint-share stadium
New England..Tom Brady-Union lawyers-4 Hour Appeal Hearing on Deflate-Gate suspension…No timeline on when decision comes.
Carolina…Owner Jerry Richardson says South Carolina needs take down Confederate Flag atop Capitol.
Bengals…Cincinnati officials upset QB-Terrell Pryor-took video of workouts with him at WR-sent to other clubs.
Colts..RB-Ahmad Bradshaw-Suspended 1-game next year for marijuana arrest.
Denver..Broncos deny report they offered to deal Peyton Manning to Houston Texans in off season after he balked at taking 4M-paycut.
Bucs..Coach Lovie Smith-Praises QB-Jameis Winston-calls him a gym rat.
UWashington..QB-Cyler Mills-leaves program with career ending hip injuries.
Syracuse…Hires-Mark Coyle-Boise State-as new Athletic Director.
Notre Dame…Legendary coach Lou Holtz luxury home-Orlando-burns to ground after being hit by lightning.
Padres-W-Giants (3-2)…Alexi Armirista RBI-single off pitchers glove in 11th caps San Diego come from behind win…SF-Madison Bumbarner 14-strikeout outing-gave up 2R-double Will Venable tied game….Padres struck out 18X in game…Derek Norris-Matt Kemp-Justin Upton 11-strikeouts between them…Manager Pat Murphy-Matt Kemp ejected arguing balls and strikes…Home plate ump Fielding Culbreath-weird strike zone-upset both dugouts.
San Diego-San Francisco….Ian Kennedy (4-5)-vs-Ryan Voglesong…Kennedy-last 4-starts (24Inn-7R-22K-4W).
Padres…Corey Luebke-rehab outing-roughed up in San Antonio..23-pitches..2R-HR ..2-walks in 1-inning work
Padres…MRI on P-Josh Johnson forearm-tingling sensation-shutdown throwing last week.
Padres…P-Brandon Morrow-3rd throwing outing-long toss-no shoulder issues since last setback.
Dodgers-L-Cubs (1-0)..Chris Denorfia 10th inning sacrifice fly gives Cubs win..Zack Grienke-winless last 4-starts despite (1.73ERA)
LA-Chicago…Mike Bolsinger-vs-Kyle Kendricks in Game 3-series.
Dodgers..Activate P-Joel Peralta-DL-shoulder woes most of season
Dodgers…Cuban rookie 2B-Hector Olivera hurts hamstring in AAA-game
Angels-L-Astros (13-3)..Luis Valbuena (3-3) 2HRs..Carlos Correia 3H-3RBI for Astros..Houston 5-home runs.
Halos-Houston…Matt Shoemaker-vs-Lance McCullers.
Angels..MRI-P-Jared Weaver comes back clean-no tear of hip labrum
Yankees-L-Phillies…Maikel Franco 3R-HR-5RBI for Philadelphia.
Mets-L-Milwaukee..Michael Cuddyer error lets in winning run..NY lost 6-row.
Orioles-W-Red Sox..Dave Lough 3R-HR for Baltimore..O’s won (12-of-15)..Bosox (31-41)
Tigers-W-Indians..Detroit 6R-5th…Tigers won (9-of-11) vs Tribe this year
A’s-W-Rangers..Ben Zobrist 2R-HR..Josh Phegley HR-2R-Double for Oakland.
White Sox-W-Twins..Jose Abreau 4H
Washington-W-Atlanta..Stephen Strasburg (5inn-0R) 1st start since DL stay.
Pirates-W-Reds..Francisco Cervelli 3R-HR..Andrew McCutchen 2R-HR
Cardinals-W-Marlins..Carlos Martinez 9K-7inn.
Rockies-W-Diamondbacks..Nolan Arenado 2-HRs-4RBI
Mariners-W-Royals..Dustin Ackley single-double-HR
Tampa Bay-W-Toronto..Chris Archer 3-hitter
Cincinnati…Pete Rose gambling probe…His lawyer says Rose will meet with Commissioner Rob Manfred to discuss entire history of betting scandal…New information resurface Rose bet on games while a Reds player in 1984-85-86.
Houston..Police say ex-major leaguer Darryl Hamilton-MLB Network-shot twice in chest by ex-girlfriend in doorway of house…had just finished negotiation ‘Child Custody’ issue with lawyers…Separating from ex-girlfriend…Woman had history of anger issues.
Cardinals…4-scouts have hired lawyers to represent them in website hacking probe of Houston Astros sight.
Rangers-Phillies…Open trade talks about mega-deal for P-Cole Hamels-who has waived no trade clause.
Red Sox-Phillies…Open discussions also about Hamels trade.
Washington..Option P-Joe Ross to AAA-Syracuse.
Arizona..Option P-Addison Reed to AAA-Reno-closer ERA (5.92).
Blue Jays..P-Phil Coke opts out of contract-refuses to report to AAA-Syracuse.
Mets..P-Dillon Gee-clears waivers-will report AAA-Las Vegas.
Mariners..DH-Nelson Cruz-pelvic bone injury.
Yankees..1B-Mark Teixeira-cortisone shot-neck.
Yankees..Activate P-Ivan Nova-been rehabbing elbow surgery.
Nationals…Activate P-Stephen Strasburg-shoulder blade injury-starts tonite.
Rockies..Send P-Rafael Betancourt-rehab outing AAA-Albuquerque
Rockies..Sign-3B-Tyler Nevin-Poway (2.2M) bonus.
Yankees..Sign P-Drew Finley-Rancho Bernardo (900,000) bonus
Pirates..Sign SS-Kevin Newman-UArizona-Poway (2.1M) bonus
Yankees..Sign P-Mark Seyler-San Diego State (1.1M) bonus.
Mets..DL-C-Travis D’Arnaud-injured elbow.
LA Lakers-Sacramento..Reports-open trade talks…Kings send C-DeMarco Cousins (14M) to Lakers for F-Julius Randle-#2 pick
Sacramento-Denver…Trade rumor…Kings send C-DeMarco Cousins to Nuggets for C-Ken Faried-G-Ty Lawson.
Sacramento-Dallas..Trade G-Rudy Gay to clear cap space…Kings would go after Mavs FA-G-Rajon Rondo.
Suns-Knicks..Trade Talks-Phoenix ship G-Eric Bledsoe-and-#14pick for Knicks #4 choice
Golden State….Trade F-David Lee…due 15M on expiring contract for a draft pick.
Miami..G-Goran Dragic opts out of final year of 10M-contract…seeking max (5Y-109M) package from Heat.
NHL…Announced salary cap goes up to (71.4M)…and bottom floor cap is (54.2M).
NHL…Board of Governors updated on possible NHL expansion plans…Las Vegas sold (11,500-season tickets)..(735-Skybox suite packages).
LAKings..F-Jarrett Stoll-charged with felony drug possession of 3-grams crack cocaine-ecstasy pills.
Buffalo..Ex Sabres F-Nathan Paetsch-guilty-running gambling ring off-shore accounts-luring hockey players to join it.
Saskatchewan…Legendary Junior hockey coach Graham James-finishing up 6Y-prison sexual assault of young players-Sheldon Kennedy-Theo Fleury…pleads guilty to 3rd set of charges file by players of Swift Current Broncos junior team.
Edmonton…New GM-Peter Chiarelli-Housecleaning..fires Player Personnel Director Dave Semenko-4 scouts.
Red Wings..Hire Hall of Famer Chris Chelios as lead assistant coach…Tony Granato as assistant to Jeff Blashill new staff.