Hacksaw’s Headlines-Monday

Posted by on February 27th, 2023  •  0 Comments  • 


Padres….Spending spree continues…Signs 3B-Manny Machado to (5Y-170M) extension…Includes 45M-signing bonus….New contract extends to (11Y-350M) total..thru age (40)…includes full no-trade clause and no-opt out clauses.

Padres…Owner Peter Seidler has given 2-of-top 4-off season contracts to Xander Bogaerts (280M)-Manny Machado (350M)  plus the (108M) extension to Yu Darvish.

Padres..Blow thru 3rd level of Luxury Tax threshold-with payroll at 274M-meaning higher tax rate..drop of #1 draft pick…and loss of international signing bonus money

Padres..Sign FA-OF-Daniel Johnson-ex Washington-Cleveland
Padres..Sign FA-P-Jared Koenic-ex A’s
Padres..Workout FA-P-Ken Giles-ex Mariners-Blue Jays-Phillies
Padres..Lose 3B-Matt Batten-calf injury
Padres..Fernando Tatis will play 1st exhibition game-Tuesday-vs-Giants

Padres-W-Arizona.(18-6)….Padres score 9R in 2nd inning…Trent Grisham-Juan Soto hit 3RHRs….Soto 3H-4RBI in win..Julio Teheran 2-shutout innings in 1st Padres start….Sunday game

Padres-vs-Dodgers…Monday game

Padres-W-White Sox (6-2)-Saturday..Seth Lugo (2inn-1R)..Trent Grisham 2H
Padres-L-Seattle (3-2)-Friday..Jackson Merrill 3H in debut..Game took (2:29) with new pitch clock-batters box rules.
Dodgers-W-Cubs (9-4)…Hunter Federuccia 3RHR-2R double as Doddgers score 9R in row..9-LA relief pitchers give up just 1-run…Shelby Miller (1inn-3R) for LA in rought start…Sunday

Dodgers-L-Milwaukee (7-4)-Saturday..Freddie Freeman 2RHR-LA

Dodgers..P-Julio Urias struggles with pitch clock rules-4 violations in lst outing
Angels-W-White Sox (7-4)…Hunter Renfroe-Anthony Rendon HRs..Reid Detmers (2inn-0R) in win…Sunday

Angels-W-Seattle (5-1)-Saturday..Jo Adell 2RHR..Tucker Davidson 2-no hit innings.

(MLB Notes)

Union…Tony Clark says MLB-Economic Reform Committee goal is to ‘control payrolls-not reshape the business model’….says ‘MLB want a salary cap-Union will never agree to that ‘

Arizona Diamondbacks…Ownership prepared to invest hundred of millions of dollars as its share to build a new downtown Stadium.

Warner Brothers-ATT…says is wants to ‘exit’ fromt he regional sports network broadast industry….This comes on heels of Bally Sports missing its payments on rights fees to clubs with its regional sports networks

Braves-Red Sox…9th inning rally killed when Braves batter violates (:08) rule to get into batters box…Braves had bases loaded in 9th when ump called 3rd strike on violation.
(Roster Moves)

Red Sox..Sign FA-OF-Daniel Palka-ex White Sox
Tigers..Sign FA-P-Ashton Goudreau-ex Rockies-Reds
Phillies..Navy P-Noah Song released from military duty-Rule 5-draft pick
Mets..Sign FA-P-Haylin Davis-ex Red Sox

Cubs..OF-Seiya Suzuki-oblique injury
Arizona..OF-Druw Jones-coming off torn labrum surgery-cleared return May 1st
Atlanta..2B-Ozzie Albers will DH to start season-coming off labrum surgery
Texas..P-Jacob deGrom throws full bullpen session to test ribcage
Miam..P-Sixto Sanchez will be out 3-more months-shoulder rehab
Cubs..P-Kyle Hendricks-throws 1st bullpen-coming off shoulder surgery

Aztecs-W-New Mexico (73-71)…Lamont Butler hits 27′ three point jump shot at buzzer for come from behind win…second after Lobos Jalen House scored on driving layup with (:06) to give New Mexico lead…SDSU came from 13-point deficit to win game…G-Derrion Trammell hit 4-3 point baskets in 2nd half to trigger comeback…SDSU (23-5) (14-2) in MWC-clinch tie for league title and likely #1-seed in MWC tourney.

USD-L-Santa Clara (81-63)…Torerors trailed by 20P in first half-never recovered…Steve Lavin’s team now (11-19) in second half tailspin

UCLA-W-Colorado (56-53)..Bruins now (25-4) despite just (1-13) on 3’s..

Arizona State-Upset-Arizona..Wild Pac 12-game….Desmond Cambridge hits 61′-3 point shot at buzzer to cap Sun Devils come from behind win.

Ole Miss..Fires coach Kermit Davis in wake of (2-13) SEC record

Lakers-W-Dallas (111-108)…Lakers monster comeback…Trailed by 27-points in lst half…outscore Mavs (64-47) in second half in Sunday game…Lakers (29-32)
..Anthony Davis (30P-15R-4Ast-3BS)…Jared Vanderbilt (15P-17R)
..Mavs lost despite 20-3 point baskets
..Lakers were (0-14) on 3’s to start game
..Biggest comeback by Lakers since 2002 game…..
..LeBron James jammed right foot- landing after making shot
..Mavs coach Jason Kidd furious-‘team has to grow up’
..Luka Doncic criticized for constant complaining to refs

Clippers-Denver….Sunday game..late start

Clippers-L-Sacramento (176-175) in 2OT…Malik Monk (45P)..D’Aron Fox (42P)..Kawhi Leonard-Paul George combined (78P) in loss…Clippers it 26-3’s in game but lost..Game was tied (153-153) end regulation and (164-164) after opening OT.

Atlanta..Sign 5Y deal- head coaching job to Quinn Snyder-ex Jazz
76ers..Meet with FA-G-Will Burton-ex Wizards
Pistons..Sign FA-G-RJ Hampton-ex Orlando
Knicks..Report NY may buyout G-Derrick Rose-might sing with Suns
Golden State..G-Klay Thompson hits 12-3’s in game-to tie club record

Pelicans..C-Zion Williamson-no return yet determined..NOrleans (7-17) since injury
Lakers..G-DeAngelo Russell-ankle
Knicks..C-Mitch Robinson cleared return thumb injury
Bucks..F-Giannis-bruised knee
Suns..F-CamPayne-cleared return sprained foot
Bulls..G-Lonzo Ball has PPR injection in ailing knee-not played in 2-years

Rams..Reports club trying to trade CB-Jalen Ramsey..49ers-Raiders-Ravens interested…had 32M-cap figure..had (3Y-55M) left on deal..Rams trying to stockpile draft picks.

Giants-Dallas-Ravens..All in contact with FA-WR-Odell Beckham Junior.

NY Post..Report that Washington owner Daniel Snydeer is refusing to consider sale of his team to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

Denver..Report Russell Wilson was given office upstairs next to coaches in Broncos facility last year-caused friction withing lockeroom

Seahawks..Deny report Russell Wilson went to ownership asking that GM-John Schnieder and Coach Pete Carroll be fired.

Tampa Bay..Ex coach Bruce Arians says new coach Todd Bowles did not match up with Off Coord Byron Leftwich philosophy last year

Miami..CB-Byron Jones says players should not take injections nor pain pills to get ont he field..says his life changed by severe injuuries in NFL and treatment program.
(Coaching Moves)

Washington..Coach Ron Rivera says Eric Bienemy brings ‘instand credibility; to job

Chiefs..Promote Matt Nagy to Off Coord
Washington..Fire Jim Hostler-Off assistant..Drew Terrell-WR coach
Houston..Hire Cale Popovich-LB coach-ex Patriots
Houston..Hire Bill Lazor-Off consultant-ex Bears-Bengals
Houston..Hire Corey Undlin-DB assistant-ex 49ers
Houston..Hire Jacques Cesaire-Asst DL coach-ex Chargers
Arizona..Hire Derrick LeBlanc-ex Miami
Denver..Hire Johnny Morton-Off consultant-ex Jets
Denver..Hire Beau Lowery-Dir Sports Medicine-ex Saints
Colts..Hire Deandre Smith-ex Giants-RB coach
Miami..Hire Ken Baker-ex Western Kentucky-DL coach
Dallas..Promote Scott Tolziern-to QB coach
Vikings..Hire Mike Seravo-LB coach-ex Carolina
Carolina..Hire John Lilley-TE coach-ex Georgia

(College Football)

San Diego State…Former Aztecs Nowlin Ewialiko arrested and charged with possession of child pornography-felony charges….Ewialiko is 1-of 3-named int he rape lawsuit filed against Matt Araiza and 2-teammates….Judge issued release of documents on 10-warrants issued during rape investigation.

Gulls-W-Ontario (2-1)…Rocco Grimaldi scores 27th goal in overtime win…….AHL-Sunday game…San Diego (15-38-1) on season.

Gulls-L-Coachella Valley (5-2)-Friday..Firebirds score 5-goals in a row

Kings-L-Rangers (5-2)….Vince Trochuk-Rangers scores 2-goals in (:97) in 2nd period to give NY early lead in Sunday game…Game marred by spitting incident involving Kings D-Drew Doughty.

Ducks-W-Carolina (3-2)-Saturday..G-John Gibson (51-saves) in road win..Ducks (19-34-7)

Florida..G-Spencer Knight enters NHL Assistance Program-substance abuse
Winnipeg..Lose F-Cole Pefetti-8W-shoulder

San Jose-NJ Devils..TRADE..Sharks send 31-Goal scoring winger Timo Meier to Devils for draft picks…Meier is due a 10M-contract next year as a free agent…Devils view the deal as a ‘rest of season’ rental…Sharks into total rebuild mode

Chicago-NY Rangers..Patrick Kane waives no trade clause for possible NY deal
Penguins-Blues..Pittsburgh loses F-Kasperi Kapanen on waivers
Kings-Arizona..Discuss deal for Coyotes D-Jakob Chichryn

Chicago-Colorado..Hawks TRADE D-Jack Johnson to Avs for D-Alex Englund
Nashville-Winnipeg..TRADE..Predators deal F-Nicco Niederreiter for #2 pick
Vancouver-Rangers..TRADE..Vanc sends F-Will Lockwood for F-Vitaly Kratsov
Colorado-Boston..TRADE..Bruins send G-Keith Kincaid for F-Shane Bowers
Montreal-Dallas..TRADE..Habs send F-Evgeni Davadof for F-Denis Gurianov
Toronto-Ottawa..TRADE..Leafs send G-Dylan Ferguson for draft pick
Blues-Las Vegas..TRADE..StL deals F-Ivan Barbashov for draft pick

NASCAR…Auto Club 400-Fontana…..Kyle Busch runs away from Chase Elliott to win final Super Speedway race at Fontana…Outran Chase Elliott over final 34-laps….In lst year  running for Richard Childress Racing….almost won last week at Daytona 500….Final race at 2-mile track that will shutdown for major renovations till 2005

Golf…Honda Classic…Chris Kirk bogeys 18th hole..has to go to playoff then beats Eric Cole on first extra hold…Cole had 3-straight birdies to get late final round lead

LIV-Mexico…Charles Howell III-wins first LIV tourney shooting (-15) and a (64) on final day….Phil Mickelson finished 16-strokes back in 47th place

Jan Stephenson…legendary LPGA star treated for breast cancer (71Y)

Soccer…Liverpool..coach Jorgen Klopp says ‘changes necessary’ after team fall s to 8th place in EPL stangins and poor play in Champions League and FA-Cup

English Premier League-Scoreboard:
..Manchester United-W-Brentford…Own goal fuels Man U win
..Hot Spurs-W-Chelsea..Harry Kane key goal in win
..Liverpool-Tie-Crystal Palace…Liverpool hits post with 2-shots
..Manchester City-W-Bournemouth..Erling Haaland scores club record 27th goal
..West Ham-W-Nottingham Forest..Danny Inds scores 70-73′
..Arsenal-W-Leicester City..Gazbe Martinelli key goal for Gunners
..Leeds-W-Southampton..1st win for United since 12/26
..Everton-L-Aston Villa…Ollie Watkins key goal in upset win
..Wolverhampton-Fulham..Tie 1-1

San Diego Sockers-W-Chihuahua (9-8)…Kraig Chiles hat trick in come from behind road win

Snapdragon Stadium….
..Will host Concacaf Gold Cup game..July 12th
..Will host Manchester United-Wales..Friendly game..July 26th


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