Hacksaw’s Headlines-Thursday

Posted by on May 9th, 2019  •  0 Comments  • 

……(Baseball)…….

Padres-W-Mets….(3-2)….Hunter Renfroe game winning HR in 7th inning…Eric Hosmer HR early….Matt Strahm strong (6.1-innings-96 pitches)….Geerardo Reyes stomps out rally by throwing 6-straight strikes 97mph or higher in fanning two batters…Kirby Yates strikes out side in 9th for save…..Padres (21-17)…take 2-of-3 from Mets.

Padres…Travel day….head to Colorado then Los Angeles on 5-game road trip.

Padres..Option P-Calvin Quantrill back to El Paso…Call up P-Gerardo Reyes

Padres..SS-Fernando Tatis takes full batting practice and runs wind sprints in rehab from strained hamstring. .could be active on Friday vs Rockies.

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Dodgers-Braves…..LA led (5-4) at Press Time…Keke Hernandez 2R-HR…Max Muncy HR-RBI single…..Ron Acuna 2R-HR for Braves….LA had won 9-of-12…..Dodgers (24-14) on year.

Dodgers-Washington….Thursday mashups..Rich Hill-vs-Patrick Corbin.

Dodgers..Release reliever Josh Smoker…allowed 14R-in-14 innings-Oklahoma City

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Angels-L-Detroit (10-3)…Ronnie Rodriguez 3H-4RBIs in win….Tigers jump on starter Tyler Skaggs 8R-in-4 innings……..Halos had won 7-of-10

Angels-at-Detroit….Close out series with Tigers.

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(Scoreboard)…Wednesday

Texas-W-Pirates..Hunter Pence Grand Slam HR..Joey Gallo 2R-HR..Rougned Odor 2R-HR….Pirates Josh Bell hit 2R-HR-into Allegheny River..travelled (475′)

Arizona-W-Tampa Bay….Wilmer Flores RBI single in 13th…Robbie Ray (5-innings-11K)….Rays (23-13)….D-Backs (21-16)

Brewers-W-Nationals..Christian Yelich solo HR…Mike Moustakas 2R-HR….Milwaukee won 10-of-13…Nationals lost 11-of-14.

Phillies-W-Cardinals…Cesar Hernandez HR-2R-doube….Phillies won 8-of-11….Cardinals lost 6-of-7.

White Sox-L-Indians..Jose Ramirez 2R-HR…

Yankees-L-Mariners….Ryan Healy 2R-HR…Edwin Encarnarcion HR…Ryan Hanigar HR….New York had won 13-of-17…..Marinershad lost 11-of-14.

Boston-W-Baltimore…Mookie Betts HR…Andrew Benetendi HR in 12th…Red Sox won 8-of-10…..Orioles (13-24)

Twins-W-Toronto…Twins hit 4-HRs….CJ Cron 2R-HR….Minnesota won 10-of-13

Cubs-W-Miami…Jason Hayward HR….Chicago won 9-of-10…..Miami (10-26) on year

Royals-L-Houston…Michael BrantleyHR..2R-HR….George Springer HR….Kansas City (13-25)

Giants-Rockies…Rained out

A’s-Reds…..Tied (4-4) late in game at Press Time

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(Roster Moves)

Washington..Sign FA-OF-Gerrardo Parra-ex Giants
White Sox..Sign FA-SS-Ivan DeJesus-Junior
Giants..DFA-3B-Yanger Solarte-hitting (.205)
Cubs..Csllup SS-Addison Russell-had been on 40-game suspension

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(Injuries)

Atlanta..P-Max Fried-bruised pitching hand from linedrive
Cubs..DL-P-Pedro Strop-hamstring
Pirates..DL-P-Nick Berdi-out 6W-inflamed nerve in elbow.

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(Teams)

Phillies..Mourn passing CEO-David Montgomery (72)..cancer
Mets…Vote confidence Tim Tebow..hitting (.130)-Syracuse
A’s..P-Mike Fiers throws 2nd no hitter of career.

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………(Hockey)………..

San Diego Gulls-L-Bakersfield (7-6)……Condors score (:33) into overtime to rally to win……Bakersfield trailed (6-4) in 3rd period….scored twice….game tying goal with (:11) left in regulation to force OT………Gulls fought back from (3-1) deficit….score 2-goals in (:11) to rally back….built (6-4) lead in 3rd period…..Condors tied game with (:11) left to force overtime…..Joey Gambardella 3-goals-and-2-assista for Bakersfield…..Adam Cracknell goal and 2-assists……Sam Steele goal-assist for Gulls….Gulls still have lead in series (2-1)…..

Gulls-Condors…Game 4-Friday night in Bakersfield

Colorado-L-San Jose…..Joe Pavelka–Tomas Hertl score 1st period goals….Martin Jones makes 29-saves….Sharks win .Game 7

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(Schedule)…Thursday

Carolina-at-Boston…Game 1-Eastern Conference finals.

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(Teams)

Edmonton….Oilers Owner Daryl Katz confirms he has had 4-surgeries for life threatening bacterial infection.

Ottawa….Senators COO quits after 9-months on the job…..Club already looking for President of Hockey Operations.

Montreal…G-Antii Niemi signing with Jokreit in KHL League in Russia.
Rangers..D-Julius Bergman leaves team to sign in Sweden.
Buffalo…sign F-Arto Ruostalainen-Finland

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……..(Basketball)……….

(Scoreboard)……Wednesday

Boston-L-Milwaukee….Bucks hit 15-3’s…Giannis Antetokoumpo (20P) in Bucks win….Boston shot 31% in first half…trailed by 18 in losing……Bucks won 4-games in a row in series by 7-12-21-25 to move on to 3rd round playoffs…..Bucks head to conference finals to face winner 76ers-Toronto series.

Golden State-W-Houston….Warrior lead (3-2)….Draymond Green-Steph Curry hit back to back 3’s with 3-minutes left to give Warriors the lead…..Klay Thompson seals win with layup with (:04) left………..Warriors built a 20-point lead in first half…..then stopped hitting 3-point shots…..Houston clawed back with 3-point baskets from Eric Gordon……Klay Thompson hit 6-straight shots in 1st quarter to trigger early lead….Warriors lost lead after Kevin Durant went out with strained calf after hitting 3-point basket with (2:05) left in 3rd quarter……Thompson-Curry combined for 52P in win.

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(Schedule)…Thursday

Toronto-Philadelphia..Raptors lead (3-2)
Denver-Portland….Blazers trail (3-2)

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(Teams)

Washington….Players say fired GM-Ernie Grunfeld never held played accountability for their wrongdoing during the season.

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…….(Football)…………….

(Roster Moves)

Seattle…Opens contract talks with FA-DE-Ziggy Ansuh-ex Lions
Seattle..Release QB-Michael O’Connor so he can sign with CFL-Toronto Argos

Bengals..Sign FA-RB-Darren Hall-ex Pitt…just released by Browns

Chiefs..Sign FA-WR-Rashad Davis-ex Eagles

Bears..Sign FA-LB-Kevin Pierre Louis-ex Jets

Giants..Sign FA-FB-Rod Smith-ex Cowboys

Saints..Sign FA-WR-Deonatae Harris-Assumption…had (226R-14 TDs on kick returns) at Division II school.

Rams..Sign FA-C-Jeremiah Kolone-AAF-San Diego Fleet

49ers..Sign FA-OT-Wes Johnson-ex Dolphins

Eagles..Release CB-Mercy Marton-return to CFL-Edmonton Eskimos
Tennessee…Release WR-Roger Lewis
Patriots….Release WR-Bruce Ellington
Eagles..Release WR-Johnny Hilton

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(Injuries)

Denver…WR-Emmanuel Sanders cleared full running-coming off Achillessurgery.
Bengals..CB-Darqueze Dennard-knee scope-out 6-weeks
Jets..RB-Bilal Powell-cleared to play coming off neck injury
Redskins…OT-Brandon Scherzo-cleared practice-coming off pectoral surgery.

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(NFL)

NFL…Dismiss 4-doctors who were doing examinations on retired players who claimed Dementia in concussion lawsuit….Evidence that lawyers were recommending virtually all players to 4-doctors to get clearance..NFL questioned suspect findings…have already paid off (485M) in claims to ailing retired players.

Carolina..Hires Julius Peppers as front office exec on business side.

Green Bay…Former GM-Ted Thompson diagnosed with Autonomic nerve disorder…heart beat-blood pressure-bod function problems…Retired a year ago.

Carolina…South Carolina lawmakers refuse to pas proposal that would have given Panthers 115M in tax breaks to build training facility on the South Carolina border.

NFL Network….slashes budget by 20M….Layoffs….cutting 5-specialty shows.

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(College Football)

SDSU….NCAA releases APR-rankings….All 19-varsity Aztecs teams above the 930-academic threshold…..7-programs get perfect 100-scotre….Baseball (1000)…..Football (988)….Basketball (959) for last year surveyed.

UCLA…visits with QB-Colson Yankoff-possible transfer U-Washington
TCU..visits with QB-Matt Baldwin-transfer from Ohio State

Oregon..Hires Nate Costa as offensive consultant from UCLA.

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…………..(General)…………….

PGA………….Byron Nelson-ATT Classic tees off in Ft-Worth..

Preakness…..Kentucky Derby winner Country Horse will not run-Vrial infection

NASCAR…Driver Denny Hamlin under treatment for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning from last weeks Delaware 400 in Dover.

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