Hacksaw’s Headlines–Thursday

Posted by on September 20th, 2018  •  0 Comments  • 

…(Baseball)…..

Padres-W-Giants (8-4)…Padres erupt 5-runs 3rd inning..Wil Myers 2R-HR….Freg Galvis adds 3R-HR in 8th inning….Padres (61-92) on season….have just 3-home games left final weekend of season….

Padres…Off day on Thursday

Padres…Honored 5Y-old Levi Smith…’Make a Wish Foundation; with emotional tour of clubhouse..meet players…be on field for pregame festivities.

Padres…P-Clayton Richard facing 2-to-4 months rehab for cartilage-bone spur surgery on knees.

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Dodgers-W-Rockies…..LA led (5-2) in 8th at Press-Time…Yasiel Puig 3R-HR…Matt Kemp HR….Dodgers 2-and-half game lead over Colorado in NL West…LA won 7-of-8

Dodgers…Off day on Thursday

Dodgers..OF-Yasiel Puig home robbed for 4th tonite…lives in Sherman Oaks.

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Angels-L-A’ts…A’s led (9-0) early…Stephen Piscotty 2R-double…3R-HR….Halos won 7-of-12….A’s (91-61)

Angels-A’s…Thursday pitching..Matt Shoemaker (2-1)-vs-Edwin Jackson (5-3)

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(Scoreboard)

Cardinals-L-Braves…Freddy Freeman 2R-HR..Ty Flowers HR..St Louis lost 5-of-8

Twins-W-Detroit…Ty Austin 2RBIs for Minnesota

Tampa Bay-W-Texas…Tommy Pham 2-solo HRs..Rays won 14-of-17

Mets-L-Phillies…Odubel Herrera 2R-HR…Rhys Hoskins HR..Phillies lost 8-of-12

Red Sox-L-Yankees..Luke Voit HR-2R-HR…Miguel Andjujar HR…Bosox (103-49)…Sox won 9-of-14……Yankees lost 4-of-7

Blue Jays-L-Orioles…DJ Stewart HR…Baltimore (44-107) on season

Pirates-W-Royals…Adam Frazier HR…KC (52-100)

Indians-W-White Sox…Jason Kipnis grand slam HR…Chisox (59-92)

Brewers-W-Reds…Jesus Aguilar 3R-HR..Manny Pina 3R-HR..Milwaukee won 11-of-16

Houston-L-Seattle…Robbie Cano RBI single-RBI double..Astros won 13-of-17…..now (95-57)……

Cubs-L-Arizona.. .Christian Walker 3R-HR…Chris Owings 2R-HR….Cubs won 6-of-9….Arizona lost 9-of-12

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(Roster Moves)

Cubs…Callup P-Allen Webster

(Injuries)

Giants…1B-Brandon Belt done for year-likely needs knee surgery.

Texas…-P-Matt Bush-elbow surgery…P-Austin Dirks-knee surgery
Pirates..P-Chad Kuhl-elbow surgery
Mets..P-Zach Wheeler-shutdown-workload…threw (187) innings
Cubs..P-Brandon Morron put on 60D-DL
White Sox..P-Michael Kopeck-elbow surgery

Yankees..Activate P-Antonio Chapman.

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…………(Football)…………

Chargers..RB-Melvin Gordon-limited in work-neck strain..FB-Derek Watt-out-thumb

Chargers..Workout FA-DT-Kony Ealy-ex Cowboys-Jets…..DE-Anthony Lanier-ex Redskins…..DT-Xavier Cooper-ex Cowboys
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(Roster Moves)

Bengals..Sign FA-RB-Thomas Rawls-ex Seattle
Lions..Sign FA-CB-DeShawn Shead-ex Seattle
Patriots..Re-sign FA-WR-Corey Coleman
Giants..Sign FA-KR-Stacy Coley-ex Vikings
Eagles..Sign FA-WR-Jordan Matthews-ex Bills

Patriots..Release RB-Kenjon Barner

49ers…Activate LB-Reuben Foster from suspended list

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Arizona..Sign FA-OG-Joe Walker-ex Eagles

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(Injuries)

Falcons..WR-Julio Jones-miss workouts-calf
Bengals..C-Billy Price-out 2W-sprained foot
Broncos..QB-Case Keenum-sits out workout-knee soreness
Broncos..OT-Jared Veldheer-still in concussion protocol
Jaguars..RBs-TJ Yellen-Leonard Fournette miss workouts
Eagles..RB-Jay Ajayi-back injury
Titans..QB-Marcus Mariota-mis spractice-nerve damage-hand

Eagles..IR-WR-Mike Wallace-ankle
Saints..IR-WR-Tommy Lewis-knee

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(NFL)

Hall of Famers…Criticized for asking NFL for salaries of 300,000-year and hearth insurance for 181-living members of Hall…while ignoring needs of retired players.

Hall of Famers..Criticized when Eric Dickerson-Lawrence Taylor want NFL to fund their retirement careers…but both crossed the 1987-picket lines during NFL strike.

New England…New book about Bill Belicheck quoting sources that QB-Tom Brady was sho tired of 18-years of Belicheck grouchy personality he seriously considered retirement.

Ravens…NFL fines team 200,000 for violation of communication rules, using 2-QB formations with both QBs wired in preseason to hear signals from coaches.

Bills…CB-Vontae Davis says he quit at halftime of Sunday loss….tired of being hurt…tired of being a gladiator.

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(Schedule)

NFL-Thursday night football…New York Jets-Cleveland Browns….Rookie QB-Sam Darnold lines up against fierce Myles Garrett pass rush.

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……..(Basketball)…….

76ers…name Elton Brand as GM-replacing fired Brian Colangelo.

Lakers..G-Lonzo Ball-not cleared for 5-on-5 workouts-still rehab meniscus surgery
76ers..G-Zhane Smith-fractured foot rehab setback..may not play till December.
Denver..G-Isiah Thomas will mis start of season-hip rehab going slow.

Minnesota…G-Jimmy Butler asks team to trade him to Clippers-Knicks or Nets after meeting with coach Tom Thibodeaux.

Aztecs…Release full schedule…..open with 3-games at home vs Chaminade..Arkansas Pine Bluff..Texas Southern…..then play in Maui Classic against Duke and likely Xavier-Arizona-Gonzaga…also non conference games at Cal and home with BYU.

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…..(Hockey)…….

LA Kings-At-Vancouver…Thursday night action
Kings-Las Vegas…split squad exhibition game in LA
Ducks-San Jose…play in Anaheim.

Anaheim Ducks….GM-Bob Murray confirms he had trade setup to acquire Ottawa D-Erik Karlsson but that team could not fit Karlsson under the salary cap for 2019-20 season……Ottawa dealt him to San Jose.

LA Kings…Send 8-players back to junior teams including Nathan Dunkley-F-returned to London Knights.

Tampa Bay….Release D-Jake Cotchin-Showed up at camp 30-pounds overweight.

Buffalo…Sign restricted FA-Sam Reinhart (2Y-7M) deal…..still unsigned William Nylander-Toronto…Nick Ritchie-Ducks….Shea Theodore-Las Vegas.

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….(General)……..

Golf…PGA-Tour Championships tee off at Eastlake-Atlanta

Soccer…Champions League action
..Manchester United-W-Young Boys..Paul Pogba 2-goals
..Manchester City-L-Lyon…Trailed (2-0) early-never recovered
..Real Madrid-W-AS Roma..Gareth Bole-huge goal
..Juventus-W-Valencia…Cristiano Ronaldo red-carded

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