Thursday July 10th, 2014

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Baseball

  • Los Angeles Jury award Brian Stow-badly brain damaged Giants fan 18M for injuries suffered when jumped by 2-Dodgers fans opening nite 2011 season at Chavez Ravine…Dodgers ordered to pay just 4.5M…no money to be paid by ex-owner Frank McCourt…remaining money owed by 2-jailed in assault-serving 24Y in prison.
  • Baseball trade rumors flying everywhere..Dodgers talking to Tampa Bay about pitching ace David Price-Rays however demanding top 3-prospects from Dodgers farm system..Dodgers also talking to Boston about John Lackey.
  • Angels interested in Texas relief pitcher Jokim Soria
  • Phillies-Cole Hamels gives club list of 9-teams he’d accept deal to-Dodgers-Angels-Padres-Red Sox-Yankees-St Louis-Atlanta
  • Padres-L-Rockies (6-3)..Colorado hits 5-HRs in game-Troy Tulowitzki with 2-blasts.
  • Padres open weekend series with Dodgers tonite..Clayton Kershaw-vs-Odri Despaigne.
  • Dodgers-L-Tigers (4-1)….Max Scherzer (11-4) with win for Detroit
  • Angels-W-Toronto (8-7)..Albert Pujols 2R-HR..Kole Calhoun HR…Halos won 15-of-19.
  • Mets-W-Atlanta..New York takes 3-of-4 from Braves.
  • Cinn-W-Cubs..Billy Hamilton-rookie-OF-goes (7-15) in series
  • Phillies-W-Milwaukee..Jimmy Rollins-Chase Utley HRs
  • Yankees-Wild Game-Indians..Mark Teixeira 2-HRs-Jacoby Ellsbury HR in 15th..game went well beyond midnight
  • Boston-W-White Sox..Bosox score 5R in 1-inning..Red Sox have won just 2-of-9
  • Houston-W-Texas…Rookie George Springer 2R-HR…Rangers lost 10-of11
  • Cardinals-W-Pirates..Lance Lynn 10th win-Redbirds sweep Buccos
  • A’s-Giants..Hunter Pence HR…Giants had lost 20-of-27
  • Yankees-DL-Masahiro Tanaka-P-MRI today on injured elbow..Japanese rookie (12-4) this season
  • Toronto-DL-Adam Lind-2B-Fractured foot-out 8-weeks
  • Tom Veryzer-longtime SS-Tigers-Indians-Mets-passes away (61) stroke over the weekend.

 Basketball

  • NBA-Window-sign Free Agents opens at 9am this morning..
  • NYPost-reporting-Carmelo Anthony told friends “I believe in Phil Jackson”-will likely take Max contract stay with Knicks.
  • Miami Herald-Pat Riley met 2-hours with LeBron James in Las Vegas-offering max contract-talked about stability of Heat and what they’ve accomplished vs what the Cleveland Cavaliers are trying to promise him they might deliver.
  • Cleveland-Boston-Brooklyn-Pull off 3-Team Trade…Cavaliers clear 21.7M-cap space to make run at LeBron James.
  • Cleveland-also signs ex-Miami Heat FA-Ray Allen-Mike Miller to try and lure LeBron back home.
  • Dallas-signs Chandler Parsons-Houston Rockets to 46M-offer sheet…Rockets have 3-days to match
  • Charlotte-signs Gordon Hayward-leading scorer of Utah Jazz to 64M-offer sheet…
  • Testimony continues in Donald Sterling “Mental Illness” court case in LA….Bizarre day of testimony-Sterling talked about love of his wife and how he trusted her..then later called her a pig for trying to sell 100% ownership of the club.

 Football

  • Raiders open negotiations with Mayor to tear down the Coliseum after the 2014-season…Coliseum City proposal to build new football stadium has financing in place…Raiders would play games at other sights…no information on what happens to Oakland A’s baseball team which also uses Stadium.
  •  NFL-Suspends Redskins-S-Tanard Jackson for a third year in a row-drug violations.

 Hockey

  • Chicago-contract extensions to Patrick Kane-Jon Toews-each get (7Y-84M) deals to come off free agent market.
  • Ducks-Sign-FA-Danny Heatley-Minnesota Wild to 1-year contract..4-time All Star….372-career goals.
  • Penguins-Sidney Crosby-undergoing major wrist surgery..out 4-months..score 1-goal in playoffs.
  • Wayne Gretzky forms ownership group to get dates at Key Arena-Seattle…approach NHL about expansion.

 General

  • Argentina-W-Netherlands in World Cup semi-finals…Goalie Sergio Romero 2-big saves in penalty kick shootout
  • Argentina-Germany in in World Cup final-Sunday
  • Brazil coach Luis Scolari says he will not resign in wake of disgraceful los to Germany.
  • San Diego-Bermuda-finalist in bidding to host to 2017-Americas Cup yacht race.
  • Tiger Woods reportedly spent $200,000 for 62-treatments with HGH doctor Anthony Gulea and his assistants while recovering from knee surgery…Denies he used HGH..said it was for Plasma Platelet injections to help knee heal.

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