Hacksaw’s Headlines-Friday

Posted by on August 24th, 2018  •  0 Comments  • 

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Padres-L-Rockies (4-3)…Ian Desmond hits 2R-walkoff-HR to rally Colorado to win….Padres waste Joey Luchessi quality (6inn-2R) outing….Hunter Renfroe HR…Kirby Yates given up 3-game winning HRs in last 9-days….Padres have lost 19-of-27…..San Diego (50-80) on season.

Padres-Dodges…Friday night matchup..Clayton Richard (7-10)-vs–Rich Hill (5-4)….Dodgers reeling lost 10-of-14….bullpen has blown leads or lost games 10-times in last two weeks.

Padres…DL-3B-Christian Villanueva with fractured finger-hurt by deflected ground ball
Padres..Callup 2B-Carlos Aguaje from AAA.

Padres…Sever ties with former players Brian-Marcus Giles because of their involvement with domestic abuse cases in 2006…will not be involved in alumni events..

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Dodgers….Off on Thursday.

Angels…Off on Thursday

Angels-Houston….Friday pitchers Andrew Heaney (7-7)-vs-Dallas Keuchel (9-10)

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(Scoreboard)

Phillies-W-Washington..Odubel Herrera 2R-HR…Nats lost 10-of-16

Red Sox-W-Indians..Boston won 15-of-20)….Indians are (14-5) last 3-weeks

Tigers-W-White Sox….Detroit hits 3HRs in 6th inning…Sox (48-79)

Giants-W-Mets…Evan Longoria HR…Madison Bumgarner (8nn-1R)…Jacob deGrom 10Ks in loss….Giants just (2-6) in last week.

Braves-W-Miami…Ron Acuna hits 21st HR of year

Royals-L-Tampa Bay….Rays win on 9th inning throwing error…KC now (38-90)

Cubs-L-Reds…Anthony Rizzo 2R-HR..Javy Baez HR..

A’s-L-Twins….Khris Davis hits 39th HR of year….Mitch Garver 2R-double for Twins in win.

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(Roster Moves)

Washington…Shop P-Gio Gonzalez-3B-Ryan Zimmerman on trade block.
Atlanta..DFA-2B-Ryan Flaherty
Milwaukee..Option P-Corey Knebel (5.08-ERA) to AAA
Milwaukee..Option P-Zach Davies to AAA-injury issues.

(Injuries)

Tigers..P-Srtie Levicki undergoes 2nd Tommy John surgery.
Boston…1B-Mitch Moreland-bruised knee running into wall.

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…………(College Football)………….

Ohio State…Widespread condemnation of school’s discipline against Coach Urban Meyer for coverup of domestic abuse and behavior issues with fired TE-Coach Zach Smith.

Texas AM-Texas….Negotiations breakdown over a new home-home football series….Aggies say they don’t have openings in 2022-2023….decided not to backout games with New Mexico-Appalachian State.

SDSU…Negotiating to play a non-conference in season game in Tijuana as Estadia Caliente-home of XOLOs soccer team.

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(NFL)

CBS-ESPN….say they will not show National Anthems in their broadcast this year.

Hall of Fame….Veterans committee names Broncos owner Pat Bowlen and ex-Cowboys Scout-Gil Brandt as finalists for the ‘contributors category’.

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(Scoreboard)

Browns-W-Eagles (5-0)……Defensive war…..Browns defense has 7-sacks…..Nick Chubb-Carlos Hyde combine (93Y) rushing……..Eagles go to (0-3)….Nick Foles bad night…2-interceptions…1-fumble….3-sacks… ….Thursday night football.

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(Schedule)

Seahawks-Vikings…Russell Wilson-Kirk Cousins matchup
Patriots-Carolina…Cam Newton vs New England defense.
Denver-Washington..Case Keenum-vs-Alex Smith-battle new QBs
Giants-Jets…Sam Darnold to start at QB for Jets
Packers-Raiders..Aaron Rodgers-vs-Derek Carr in lst half
Lions-Tampa Bay…Jameis Winston likely to play before suspension takes place.

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Chargers-Saints….Saturday night matchup-Philip Rivers-vs-Drew Brees too play entire first half.

Chargers..RB-Austin Ekeler returns to practice after dealing with calf injury

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(Roster Moves)

49ers-Lions…Trade-San Francisco deals LB-Eli Harold to Detroit for draft pick.

Raiders..Release LB-Obi Melifonwu-former 2nd round draft pick.

Buffalo…LB-Keenan Robinson-retires

Colts..Sign FA-DT-Brandon Banks-ex Redskins

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(Teams)

Dallas…Names Randy Gregory-starting DE…move Tyrone Crawford into DT.
Denver..Says 3rd string QB-Paxton Lynch will not play Friday night
Packers..Deny reports they are trying to trade WR-Randall Cobb (8.3M) contract

(Injuries)

Browns…get scare when QB-Tyrod Taylor sprains wrist-did come back play.
Browns..CB-Denzel Ward-bruised back

Cowboys..OT-Le’el Collins-badly sprained ankle

Eagles..TE-Jason Kielce-Leg injury in Thursday game.

Tampa Bay…IR-RB-Charles Sims-knee injury

Titans…WR-Rishard Matthews-surgery-meniscus
Titans..DE-Derek Morgan-knee scope

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……….(Basketball)………..

NBA….Owners will vote on proposal to change (24-second clock)…new rule…any offensive rebound off the rim-will reset clock to (:14) on next possession.

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…….(Hockey)…………

Ottawa…..D-Erik Karlsson says he will not sign a contract extension if traded to a Canadian team…wants to play in the USA.

Washington…Capitals bring Stanley Cup to Humboldt, Saskatchewan for Friday night ceremony-honoring team that had 16-killed in terrible bus crash in April.

Gulls…Coach Dallas Eakins spends week in coaching seminar in Sweden.

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………(General)………..

PGA Golf…Northern Trust…..Kevin Tway shoots (66) for 4-way tie with lead….Brooks Koepka (67) heads up 13-players tied for 2nd place….Tiger Woods shoots (71).

Indy Car Racing….WISH-TV fires racing analyst Derek Daly for using the “N” word to tell a joke years ago at the Speedway.

NASCAR….Driver Greg Biffle ordered to pay 250,000 to estranged wife for violation of privacy by inserting cameras in bedroom-bathroom of the house she lived in.

Tennis…US Open-starts Monday in New York.

NASCAR…off weekend-heads to Darlington next weekend.

Indy Car….Gateway race in St Louis.

Formula 1…Belgian Grand Prix.

English Premeir League-3rd weekend of season…top games:
..Manchester United-vs-Tottenham Hot Spur

FIFA…Former South American soccer VP-Jose Marin sentenced to 4-years in prison..fined 5.5M…for taking part in kickback money schemes over TV-marketing bids over last 7-years..

USD…Promotes Brian Quinn to head soccer coach replacing fired Seamus McFadden for minor NCAA violations.

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