Hacksaw’s Headlines-Friday

Posted by on May 11th, 2018  •  0 Comments  • 

………(Baseball)…..

Padres-L-Cardinals (2-1)..Tommy Pham solo HR…P-Miles Mikolas throws 5-hitter…St Louis 3-relievers throw shutout ball….Jordan Lyles quality start (5inn-2R-6K) in loss…San Diego now (14-25)…

San Diego-St Louis…Friday matchup…Eric Lauer (1-1)-vs-Luke Weaver(2-2)

Padres..Former P-Chris Young-hired by MLB-to work under Joe Torre….Will become VP-On Field Competition-handling on field issues…working with umpires…and with discipline issues.

Padres..C-Austin Hedges-MRI on ailing elbow-continues throwing work

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Dodgers-L-Reds (4-1)….Scooter Gennet HR-2R-Double..Billy Hamilton HR……LA (16-21)…lost 11-of-16….Reds (11-27)

LA-Cincinnati…Friday pitchers..Kenta Maeda (2-2)-vs-Brandon Finnegan (0-3)

Dodgers..DL-P-Tony Cingrani-shoulder issues.

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Angels-W-Twins (7-4)…Justin Upton HR..Ian Kindler 2R-HR..Shohei Ohtani HR-RBI-double..now hitting (.354)..

Halos-Minnesota…Friday pitching-Tyler Skaggs (3-2)-vs-Lance Lynn (1-3).

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(Scoreboard)

Washington-Arizona…Nats led (2-1) in 11th at presstime..Nationals (20-16)…Arizona (24-12)

Colorado-L-Milwaukee..Lorenzo Cain solo HR

Atlanta-W-Miami…Freddy Freeman (5-5)….Braves (22-14)…Marlins (13-24)

Seattle-W-Toronto..Kyle Seager Grand Slam HR..solo HR…Jean Segura (4-5)

Royals-L-Orioles…Adam Jones 2R-HR..RBI double..Baltimore (10-27)

Red Sox-W-Yankees..JD Martinez HR…Hanley Ramirez HR-3RBI..Boston (26-11)…NY (26-11)

Phillies-W-Giants..Carlos Santana 3R-HR.

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(MLB)

Reds..Remove GM-Dick Williams…will remain on as President…Promote Nick Krall to become Interim GM.

(Roster Moves)

Royals…Release P-Seth Maness.
Mets..Sign FA-OPF-Pat Kivlehan-ex Padres-Reds
Giants..Callup P-Jose Valdez…had (3.71-ERA) at AAA

(Injuries)

Cardinals..DL-P-Carlos Martinez-lat strain.
Orioles..DL-P-Darren O’Day-hyperextended elbow

Brewers..P-Wade Miley to miss 6-weeks with oblique
Royals…Exam P-Nate Karns-elbow issue
Red Sox..surgery P-Jay Groome-torn UCL in elbow.

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……..(Basketball)…..

(Playoffs)

Cleveland-Boston…Eastern Conference finals opens Sunday….

Golden State-Houston….Western Conference finals start on Monday night.

Spurs..Reject trade overtures for F-Kawhi Leonard.
Oklahoma City…G-Paul George-out 2-months-knee surgery

Oklahoma City..G-Nick Collison retires after 15Y-career.

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……….(Football)……….

Detroit….Head coach Matt Patricia admits he did not tell Lions about being indicted 22-years by a Grand Jury investigating a potential sexual assault during a spring break when he was 21….Chsrges were dropped……Patricia lashed out at Detroit News for unfair coverage of a non-story…saying Grand Jury cleared his name.

Carolina…Peyton Manning meets with group trying to buy the Panthers franchise about becoming involved in their front office operation.

Dallas..DE-Randy Gregory petitions NFL-asking for reinstatement after 1-year drug suspension…has been disciplined by NFL 3-times in career.

Dallas..P0olice drop investigation into domestic abuse incident with LB-David Irving…women refuses to press charges.

Miami…says will go to camp with Brock Oseiler-Bryce Petty-Matt Moore-David Fales competing for backup starting QB job.

Alliance for American Footballl…Spring league-hiring Mike Singletary as head coach for Memphis franchise….Brad Childress will coach Atlanta…Steve Spurrier will run Atlanta….Rick Neuhisel will coach Phoenix…..Talking to Jim Mora about Salt Lake City…..Mike Martz about San Diego.

CFL…Rejects proposal it allow Johnny Manziel to sign just a 1-year contract…..all CFL deals are two years with options.

(Injuries)

Carolina..RB-Fozzy Whitaker-tears knee ligament in OTA workout.
New England…OG-Joe Thuney-injures foot-needs surgery.y

(Roster Moves)

Giants..Release injured RB-Paul Perkins-ex UCLA
Raiders..Release journeyman backup B-Josh Johnson

Arizona..Sign FA-FB-Derrick Coleman-ex Seahawks

Saints..Workout FA-K-Matt Elam-ex Ravens
Vikings..Workout FA-DT-David Parry-ex Colts
Chiefs..Sign FA-DT-Stefan Charles.

(College Football)

Arizona State…hires Al Luginbill-former head coach at SDSU to become Director of Personnel on Herman Edwards new staff….Luginill also coached NFL-Europe…and has owned college football recruiting service.

San Diego State…Sign home-and-home football contract with New Mexico State beginning in 2019.

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……..(Hockey)……….

Nashville-L-Winnipeg….Jets win 7th game of series…Winnipeg scores 2-goals on deflections infront of net…chase G-Pekka Rinne….eliminate Predators…Winnipeg won 3-times on Nashville ice to take series…heading to Western Conference finals..

Washington-Tampa Bay…Open Eastern Conference finals on Friday night.
Las Vegas-Winnipeg…host Western Conference finals starting on Saturday.

American Hockey League….Lehigh Valley-W-Charlotte in record setting 5-overtime playoff game….Lehigh Valley goalie Alex Lyon makes “94” saves in the win…Charlotte had 95-shots on goal at home and lost game…Game took (6:15) to play on Wednesday night.

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……..(General)………..

PGA Championships-Sawgrass
..(66)..Dustin Johnson 5-birdies on back nine to take the lead…7-way tie at one point in opening round…..Webb Simpson birdied 14-15-16 to also move into first place tie.
..(67)..Rory Sabbatini in group tied for 2nd
..(68)..Bubba Watson-Justin Rose in group in third
..(69)..Jason Day-Jon Rahm head that group.
..(71)..Tiger Woods had eagle-birdie…tied with Rory McIlroy
..(70)..Phil Mickelson 3-bogeys in 5-hole span.

English Premier League
..Manchester United-Tie-West Ham…Man U clinches 2nd place in league.

English Premier League-Sunday-final day of season
..Manchsster City-Bournemouth
..Manchester United-Watford
..Tottenham-LeicesterCity
..Everton-West Ham
..Chelsea-Newcastle
..Arsenal-Huddersfield
..Liverpool-Brighton

DC-United…MLS team to pay 17M-transfer fee to sign Chelsea F-Wayne Rooney.

NASCAR…Kansas 400…Kevn Harvick-Kjle Busch combined to win 7-races this year.

Formula 1..Spahish Grand Prix…Lewis Hamilton-1st place in points…Sebastian Vettle-2nd.

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