Hacksaw’s Headlines

Hacksaw’s Headlines-Wednesday

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Padres-W-Seattle (6-3)……Franmil Reyes 2R-HR…solo HR…..Austin Hedges 2R-HR…Nick Margavicius struggles…(5inn-9BR) threw 94 pitches…San Diego won just 2-of last 8-games…….Mariners (16-10)

San Diego-Mariners…Wednesday afternoon matchup…Chris Paddack (1-1) 2.25-ERA-vs-Felix Hernandez (1-1).

Padres…Start stretch of 15-games in a row against teams with winning records….2-vs-Seattle..3-Washington..4-Atlanta..5-Dodgers..3-Mets

Padres…Minor league pitching prospect Anderson Espinoza will undergo 2nd Tommy John surgery in last 3-years ..re-tears ligament that was put in elbow after trade from Red Sox in Drew Pomeranz deal…will be out till 201 season.

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Dodgers-L-Cubs…(7-2)..Will Contreras 3-run double…Anthony Rizzo 2R-HR…Javy Baez HR….Kenta Malda gave up 6-runs in first 2-innings…..LA (15-10).

LA-Chicago…Wednesday pitchers..Walker Beuhler (2-0)-vs-Cole Hamels (3-0).

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Angels-Yankees…. Yankees led (7-5) at press time….Mike Ford 2R-HR…Luke Voit solo HR….Halos lost 7-of-8

Angels-New York…Wednesday pitchers…CC Sabathia-vs-Felix Pena.

Angels…Move OF-Justin Upton to 60-day DL
Angels..Callup P-Sam Freeman-Justin Anderson from Salt Lake City

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(Scoreboard)

Red Sox-L-Tigers..1st game doubleheader..Grayson Gardner HR-RBI single…Chris Sale (5inn-10K) not get win.

Red Sox-L-Tigers…2nd game twin bill..Brandon Dixon 3-hits-3RBI in sweep

Indians-L-Marlins..Jose Alfaro HR in Marlins win

Braves-L-Reds…Yasiel Puig 2R-HR in Cincinnati win

Pirates-L-Arizona..Adam Jones RBI double

White Sox-L-Orioles…Baltimore hits 4HRs off Ivan Nova

Giants-W-Blue Jays…Pablo Sandoval 3-hits-HR

Royals-L-Tampa Bay…Reliever Jason Beeks 7K-in 4innings for Rays

Mets-W-Phillies..Todd Frazier Grand Slam HR….Zach Wheeler 11-strikeout shutout

Cardinals-W-Brewers…Yadier Molina RBI single…RBI double

Twins-L-Astros…Jose Altuve 3R-HR…Alex Bregman 3RBI in 10-run outburst

Rockies-L-Washington…Victor Robles 3R-double

Texas-L-A’s….Oakland 6R in 4th inning.

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(Roster Moves)

Brewers-Mets…both make contact with FA-P-Gio Gonzalez.
A’s..Option P-Ryan Buchter to AAA.
Cubs…SS-Addison Russell will play 7-games in minors..then activated after 40-game suspension for domestic abuse

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(Injuries)

Red Sox..P-Nathan Eovaldi-surgery-bone spurs elbow
Reds..DL-OF-Matt Kemp-fractured rib
Pirates..P-Jake Burdi-bicep-forearm strains
Pirates..Activate OF-Greg Polanco from DL
Mets..Activate 3B-Todd Frazier from DL
Cubs..Send P-Mike Montgomery out on rehab.
Texas..P-Drew Smyly shutdown…nerve tightness in arm
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…..(Football)………

Chargers…GM-Tom Telesco says team might trade back from 28th spot pick up additional picks in 2nd-3rd round…..Doubtful team will trade up….Doubts club would be a final bidder for QB-Josh Rosen of Cardinals.

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(Roster Moves)

Seattle-Kansas City….Trade…Seahawks deal DE-Frank Clark and 3rd round pick to Chiefs for 1st round pick…3rd round pick this year…and 2nd round pick in 2020.

Chiefs-Arizona…Discussing a Kansas City deal that would bring them Cardinals CB-Patrick Peterson.

49ers..Veteran K-Robbie Gould asks team to trade him.
49ers…Sign FA-OG-Ben Garland-ex Falcons

Broncos..Sign FA-DT-Mike Purnell-ex 49ers
Broncos..Sign FA-OT-Jacob Rodgers-ex Steelers

Bengals..Release DT-Aldophus Washington

Broncos…CB-Chris Harris asks for trade since team refuses to upgrade his contract…

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(Teams)

Lions…Wife of QB-Matthew Stafford recovering after 12-hour surgery for removal of tumor from brain.

Washington..QB-Colt McCoy undergoes 3rd medical surgery for broken leg.

Packers..OG-Cole Madison to return to team..sat out last year after suicide death of former teammate Tyler Helinski-Washington State.

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(NFL)

Robert Kraft….Judge in prostitution case bars release of graphic sex video over prositution arrest….denies Media access…saying it would influence potential jurors in case.

New England…Police in Jupiter, Florida arrest masseuse who performed sex act on Patriots owner…Charged with 9-counts of prostitution.

NFL…Rod Graves-senior NFL VP-leaves league office to become Director of Fritz Pollard Alliance, replacing retiring John Wooten.

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(College Football)

Michigan…Report DT-Rashan Geary-1st round pick-has partial tear of labrum in shoulder.

Boise State..Lands CB-Khafari Buffalo…transfers in from Citadel.

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……..(Basketball)………

Luke Walton….Ex-Lakers coach is hit with sexual assault lawsuit by former TV sports anchor at Spectrum Sports…..she charges Walton assaulted her in hotel in San Francisco while he was an assistant with Warriors.

Lakers..Interview Jason Kidd…former head coach Brooklyn Nets-Milwaukee Bucks.

Lakers..Report that Luke Walton was offered chance to stay as head coach if he made changes to his assistant staff…Decided not to work for GM-Rob Pelinka.

Suns..Fire coach Igor Kokoskov after (19-63) season in first year on job.

Suns…Will interview Monty Williams-76ers assistant for head job.

Brooklyn…Nets owner Joseph Tsai fined (35,000) for public criticism of refs in 76ers-Nets playoff series.

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(Playoff Scoreboard)..Tuesday

Oklahoma City-L-Portland…Damian Lillard hits 37′-3 point shot with 4/10th of a second left in game-capping Blazers comeback to clinch series…Thunder exploded (15-2) spurt to start 4th quarter and led by 15.

Toronto-W-Orlando..Kahwi Leonard (27P)….Raptors hit 15-3’s…Toronto wins series (4-1)

76ers-W-Nets…Joel Embed (23-P-13R)…Sixes shot 51%…win series (4-1)

Spurs-L-Denver…Nuggets put 7-in double figures…..built 24P lead…shot 51%…Denver leads series (3-2).

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(Schedule) Wednesday

Golden State-Clippers…Warrior lead (3-1)
Houston-Utah…Rockets lead Jazz (3-1)

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………(Hockey)……….

Gulls-San Jose…AHL Playoffs….Gulls can clinch series with road win on Wednesday…Gulls lead best of 5-series (2-1)….Gulls are (17-6-4) in road games since December.

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(Scoreboard) Tuesday

Toronto-L-Boston…Bruins get 3-goals in 3rd period to win 7th and deciding game….Leafs have not beaten Boston in playoffs since 1969…Toronto not won playoff series since 2004….Coach Mike Babcock loses 7th playoff series in career in which hi seam has led in a series.

Las Vegas-San Jose….San Jose scores 4-power play goals in 4-minutes after a 5-minute major penalty is called on head hit to Joe Pavelski to take lead….Las Vegas ties game in final minute to force overtime in Game 7….

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(Schedule) Wednesday

Carolina-Washington…Game 7-of series.

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Flyers..Take down statue dedicated to singer Kate Smith-saluted for ‘God Bless America’…because two songs she recorded in the 1930s had racial overtones to them.

Buffalo..Surgery-D-Zach Bogosian-will be out 5-months-hip surgery

LA Kings..Sign D-Mikey Anderson…star from NCAA champion Minnesota Duluth

San Jose..Sign FA-D-Joel Kellman-Sweden

Kings..New head coach Todd McLellan says team is facing a ‘long rebuild’….Decisions to be made on which veteran are used in possible trades…Jeff Carter-Jon Quick-Dustin Brown.

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…..(General)……..

English Premier League

..Tottenham-W-Brighton..Hot Spur score winning goal in (88′)

..Southampton-Watford…Southampton scores in (90’) to earn tie

..Manchester United (19-8-7)-vs-Manchester City (28-4-2) in key Wednesday game
..Arsenal (20-8-6)-vs-Wolverhampton

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