Hacksaw’s Headlines–Friday

Posted by on September 18th, 2020  •  0 Comments  • 

…….(Baseball)……….

Padres-Mariners…Open 3-game series at Petco Park….Series shifted to San Diego because of air quality issues in Seattle..Chris Paddack (3-4) will start for Friars….Padres (32-19) on season.

Padres..SS-Fernando Tatis will stay in lineup despite (2-27) slump…batting average has dropped from (.314-to-281) in slump.

Padres..3B-Manny Machado..hitting (.413) since August 12th.

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Dodgers-Rockies…..LA (35-15)

Dodgers-Rockies…Game 3-of weekend series

Dodgers…P-Caleb Ferguson to have surgery-torn elbow ligament.

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Angels-W-Arizona (7-3)….Anthony Rendon 2R-HR…Mike Trout 2RBIs….Halos (21-30) on season.

Angels-Texas…Open weekend series on Friday

Angels…Benching Shohei Ohtani….hitting (.194) on season…mechanical problems with swing.

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(Scoreboard)

Mariners-L-Giants..Wilmer Flores 2R-double for SF

Rays-W-Orioles..1st game..Blake Snell (5inn-1R)

Rays-W-Orioles..2nd game..Hunter Renfro HR..Willy Adames 3RHR..Rays (33-18)

Red Sox-W-Miami..Rafael Devers 3R-HR

White Sox-W-Minnesota..Jose Abreu-Edwin Encarnacion HRs..Sox (33-17)

Yankees-W-Blue Jays…NY hits 5HRs in 4th inning off Chase Anderson.

Phillies-L-Mets…Robbie Cano 2R-HR..Brandon Nimmo HR in 9th inning

Cardinals-L-Pirates..Greg Polanco 3R-HR

Tigers-L-Indians…Jose Ramirez solo HR..2R-HR

Texas-L-Houston..Kyle Tucker 2R-HR

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(Injuries)

Meta..P-Jake deGrom..leaves start-hamstring issue
Giants..OF-Mike Yastremzki-calf issue
Yankees..P-James Paxton on 45-day DL-back issue again
Mariners..P-Matt Magill-shoulder surgery

Red Sox..P-‘Eduardo Rodriguez re-hospitalized-heart inflammation issues-Covid related.

Houston..Activate P-Lance McCullers from DL.

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(Roster Moves)

Orioles..DFA-P-‘AsherWojciechwoski
Twins..DFA-P-Zach Littel.

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…………..(Football)……………..

Chargers-Kansas City…Bolts defense faces enormous challenge with QB-Patrick Mahomes and high octane passing game, featuring Tyreek Hill..Sammy Watkins..Travis Kelce and rookie RB-Clyde Hellaire…..Chiefs have beaten Bolts 11-of-12 meetings over last 6-years….Mahomes career record (29-8)..(92TD-20 Int) in career.

Chargers…OC-Mike Pouncey has season ending hip surgery…3rd operation on hips-could be career ending.

Chargers..DE-Joey Bosa limited in workouts on Thursday-bicep injury.

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(Scoreboard)

Browns-W-Bengals (35-30)…Odell Beckham 43Y-TD catch..Kareem Hunt 6Y-TD catch…RB-Nick Chubb (124R)..Kareem Hunt (87R)…..Bengals coach Joe Burrow (37-61) 294Y-3TD in loss…Thursday Night Football

(Schedule)

Rams-Eagles…Jared Goff-vs-Carson Wentz…Eagles serious injuries OL.
Ravens-Houston…Lamar Jackson-vs-Deshaun Watson..Texans (0-1)
Vikings-Colts..Kirk Cousins-vs-Philip Rivers…Both teams (0-1)
Patriots-Seahawks..Russell Wilson-vs-Cam Newton matchup
Saints-Raiders..Drew Brees-vs-Derek Carr…1st game in Allegiant Stadium
Dallas-Atlanta..Both teams lost opening weekend-Matt Ryan threw (450Y)
Bears-Giants..Mitch Trubiskey remains Chicago starting QB
Packers-Detroit..Aaron Rodgers coming off 334Y passing day
Bills-Miami..Buffalo seeks to go (2-0)
Tampa Bay-Carolina..Tom Brady seeks to rebound after 2-Int loss
Arizona-Washington..Kyler Murray leads explosive Cards offense
Jaguars-Titans..Gardner Minshew comes off (18-for-19) passing day
Denver-Pittsburgh..Broncos trying to avoid (0-2) start
49ers-Jets..Jim Garoppolo-vs-Sam Darnold-both lost last week

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(Injuries)

49ers..CB-Richard Sherman on IR list-calf injury
49ers..TE-George Kittle to miss Sunday game..knee injury
Titans..WR-Corey Davis-hamstring injury
Titans..WR-AJ Brown-thumb injury
Jets..WR-Jameison Crowder-out-hamstring
Vikings..IR-OG-Pat Elflein-thub
Houston..DE-JJ Watt-hip issue
Broncos..RB-Philip Lindsey-toe injury

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(Roster Moves)

Arizona..Sign FA-S-Curtis Riley-ex Steelers
Carolina..Workout FA-CB-Trumaine Johnson-ex Jets.
Broncos..Sign FA-LB-Anthony Chickillo-ex Steelers
Green Bay..Sign FA-OT-Ryan Pope-ex Jaguars..FA-DT-Billy Winn-ex Lions
Vikings..Sign FA-S-George Iloah-ex Bengals
Giants..Veteran WR-Russell Shepard-retires

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(NFL Notes)

Pittsburgh…Judge orders ex-WR-Antonio Brown to turn over text messages and E-mails with woman suing him for rape.

Kansas City…10-fans who attended home opener of Chiefs-test positive for virus.

NFL..Opening week of season…(2,511-tests)…only 2-positives.

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(College Football)

Pac 12…CEO-Presidents Group meets on Friday to possible vote on early startup of season.

Mid American Conference..Presidents to meet Saturday to discuss restarting season in late October…possible 6-game schedule.

(Schedule)

LSU-vs-Rice…season opener for Tigers
Oklahoma State-vs-Tulsa
Syracuse-Pitt
Notre Dame-South Florida
BYU-Army
Miami-Louisville.

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……………..(Basketball)……………….

Lakers-Denver….LA opens Western Conference finals on Friday…Anthony Davis-LeBron James combining for (56P) game….Jamal Murray-Nikola Jokic lead surprising Nuggets who have won two series this year afer going down (3-1).

Boston-L-Miami (106-100)….Goran Dragic (25P)…6-Heat in double figures..Boston self destructs 20-turnovers….Heat lead series (2-0)…..

NBA…8-non playoff teams, led by Golden State, begin off season OTA workouts    on Monday.

Sacramento Kings…Hire Monte McNair-ex Houston Rockets as new General Manager.

Mountain West Conference…Meeting to decide whether to schedule 18-or-20 conference games in shortened basketball season.

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…………….(Hockey)………………..

Tampa Bay-W-NY Islanders (2-1)…..Tampa pounds 48-shots on goal…..Lightning win series (4-2)…head to Stanley Cup finals.

Arizona Coyotes….Talking trade with Calgary-Edmonton-Chicago…all interested in goalie Darcy Kuempeer.

Toronto…Hire Manny Maholtra as assistant coach…was assistant in Vancouver.

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……………(General)…………….

Golf…US Open-Winged Foot-New York…
..(65)..Justin Thomas 6-birdies
..(66)..Patrick Reed
..(67)..Rory McIlory
..(68)..Xander Schaufele
..(69)..Jon Rahm
..(73)..Tiger Woods..6-bogeys-1-double bogey
..(74)..Dustin Johnson..3-bogeys-1-double bogey
..(79)..Phil Mickelson..9-bogeys-1 double bogey

Formula 1…Off weekend after cancellation-Singapore Grand Prix
Indy Car..Off weekend
NASCAR..Bristol 400…3rd race in playoff series

NASCAR…Driver Daniel Suarez leaves Gaunt Brothers Racing
Formula 1…Ferrari CEO says troubled team needs 2-years to rebuild its brand

Soccer…English Premier League-top games..
..Liverpool-Chelsea..Manchester City-Wolverhampton..Man U-Crystal Palace

Soccer..Liverpool pays 20M-transfer fee to acquire F-Thiaglo Alcantra-Bayern Munich.

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