Hacksaw’s Headlines–Thursday

Posted by on August 15th, 2019  •  0 Comments  • 

…………(BASEBALL)……….

Padres-W-Tampa Bay (7-2)….Eric Hosmer HR…Luis Urias 2R-double….Cal Quantrill (5inn-2R)……Padres 1st win over Tampa Bay in interleague play since 2010….Had lost 9-in row to Rays.

Padres…Off day on Thursday…travel to East Coast for 6-game road trip…3-in Philadelphia…3-in Cincinnati.

Padres…SS-Fernando Tatis sits out with a minor back strain…..Hopes to play on Friday vs Phillies.

Padres…P-Garrett Richards to throw bullpen on Friday to test shoulder tightness situation…could make 3rd rehab start early next week.

Padres…DL-P-Carl Edwards with strained right shoulder.

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Dodgers-W-Miami (9-1)……Justin Turner HR…Corey Seager 2R-HR in 1st inning…..Ed Rios solo HR-2R-HR…….LA won 12-of-14……LA (81-41) overall record.

Dodgers-Marlins…Thursday pitchers…Walker Beuhler (10-2)-vs-Caleb Smith (7-6)

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Angels-W-Pirates (7-4)……Albert Pujols 3RBIs……David Fletcher RBI double…..Score 2R on error…..Halos (5-14) skid…..Pittsburgh won just 2-of-11…..Pittsburgh lost 19-of-23.

Angels-White Sox….Thursday pitchers…Andrew Heaney (1-3)-vs-Raynoldo Lopez (7-9).

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(Scoreboard)

Arizona-L-Colorado….Ryan McMahon 3R-HR….Nolan Arenado HR in 9th….Rockies just (7-15) last 3-weeks.

A’s-W-Giants…Matt Chapman 2-solo HRs….Athletics won 10-of-15…SF lost 8-of-13

Washington-W-Reds…Nationals exploded for 17-runs…Adam Eaton 3R-HR….Kurt Suzuki 3R-HR……Nats (10-9) trying to make playoff run.

Texas-W-Toronto…Elvis Andrus 4-hits

Yankees-W-Baltimore…Gary Sanchez 3R-HR…..NY beats Orioles for 16th straight game this year….second longest streak dating to 1927-when Yankees won 21-in a row vs St Louis Browns.

Red Sox-W-Indians…Raf Devers HR….Boston just (5-12) last 3-weeks…..Indians (16-8).

Astros-L-White Sox….James McCann Grand Slam HR….Astros won 12-of-16….Houston (78-43) on year.

Brewers-W-Twins….Trent Gresham 3R-HR for Milwaukee….Minnesota (72-48)

Phillies-W-Cubs…..Bryce Harper 2R-HR….solo HR….JT Realmuto Grand Slam HR….Philadelphia just (3-5)….Cubs won 7-of-12

Tigers-W-Seattle….Harold Castro 3-hits for Detroit…Detroit (36-81) on season….Mariners (49-72)

Mets-L-Atlanta…..Ender Inciarte RBI-single…RBI-double….New York won 15-of-19……Braves won 10-of-15

Cardinals-W-Royals….Paul deJong HR…KC (43-78)…..Cardinals (5-5)

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(Injuries)

Tampa Bay..DL-OF-Avisail Garcia-hip
Mets..DL-2B-Jeff McNeil-hamstring
Phillies…DL-P-Jake Arrieta-bone spur elbow
Giants..DL-3B-Pablo Sandoval-bone chip elbow
Dodgers…DL-OF-Tyler White

Arizona..P-Robbie Ray leaves game-back spasms
Houston…MRI-P-Garrit Cole-hamstring

Pirates..Surgery-P-Jameson Taillon-torn elbow ligament

Indians..P-Carlos Carrasco-to throw against live hitters-comeback from leukemia
Yankees…Activate P-CC Sabathia from DL-treated arthritis knee
Twins..Activate P-Sam Dyson from DL

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(Roster Moves)

Indians…Callup P-Logan Allen-ex Padres
Phillies..Callup 1B-Logan Morrison-ex Twins
Tampa Bay…Callup P-Jose DeLeon
Mets..Callup 2B-Ruben Tejada
Texas…Callup P-David Carpenter
Toronto..Callup 1B-Rowdy Tellez-hitting (.366) in minors
Colorado..Option P-Chi Chi Gonzalez to AAA

A’s..Release P-Jake Buchanan
Royals..Sign FA-P-Nick Howard-ex Reds
Yankees..Sign FA-P-Ryan Dull-ex Giants
Orioles..Sign FA-P-Ryan Eades-ex Twins

Baltimore..DFA-P-Jin Yacabonis

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(MLB)

Yankees….GM-Brian Ashman confirms he was held at gunpoint by Darien, Connecticut police in a mistaken traffic stop over a stolen SUV that looked like Ashman.

Baltimore…Judge fines ex-Orioles star Doug DeCines 10,000…sentences him to 8-months of home detention for his part in Insider Trading scheme….Not doing prison time for helping in probe.

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………….(FOOTBALL)…………

Chargers….Sign FA-TE-Ben Johnson-caught (63R) at Kansas…was in Bolts camp last year

Rams…RB-Todd Gurley will be left at home when team goes to Hawaii to play Cowboys this weekend.

Raiders..Rookie DE-Maxx Crosby-out with broken hand
Raiders..WR-Antonio Brown hit with lawsuit for failing to pay 38,000-food bill from chef.
Raiders..Coach Jon Gruden-‘Concerned Anthony Brown missing valuable practice time”

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(Injuries)

Colts….Andrew Luck being treated for bone issue in front of ankle…plus calf injury on backside of his leg.

Washington…RB-Darrius Gerice-Still not cleared for full practice-coming of knee injury
Washington..QB-Colt McCoy-pain returns to broken leg.

Miami…RB-Kenyan Drake-foot-ankle injuries-put in walking boot.

Cowboys…LB-Jaylon Smith held out of practice-swelling in surgically repaired knee.

Tampa Bay…WR-Bryant Mitchell-Torn Achilles

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(Roster Moves)

Houston…Texans put unsigned DE-Jadaveon Clowney on trading block….has not signed (15.9M) franchise tag and not in camp.

Vikings..WR-Laquon Treadwell-Former 1st round pick-piton trade block.

Giants..Sign FA-P-Johnny Townsend-ex Raiders

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(Teams)

Arizona…GM-Steve Keim says team believes QB-Kyler Murray is a ‘generational player’…says team looked at every tape of his games at Oklahoma….’wow factor’ as player.

Chicago…Coach Matt Nagy says Bears are ready to ‘push the envelope’ with QB-Mitch Trubisky.

Miami….QB-Josh Rosen elevated to practice with 1st team

Eagles…QB-Carson Wentz may not play any preseason games as precaution against knee issues.

New England….Coach Bill Belicheck scheduled joint practices against Tennessee so his defense could face a ‘running QB’….Patriots play 7-teams with mobile QBs this year.

Buffalo…Ex-Bills WR-Roscoe Parrish arrested in Ft-Lauderdale for stalking and threatening to kill ex-girlfriend and his daughter….Violated protection order.

Green Bay…QB-Aaron Rodgers says media is manufacturing ‘fake news’ about his relationship with new coach Matt Lafleur.

Giants..WR-Golden Tate says he will file a lawsuit against doctor who prescribed him a fertility drug that led to positive drug test and then a 4-game suspension.

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(Schedule)….Thursday games

Eagles-Jaguars…..Nick Foles to debut for Jacksonville…Eagles QB-Carson Wentz won’t play

Raiders-Arizona..QB-Kyler Murray expected to play much of first half.

Ravens-Packers…Lamar Jackson to play 1st half for Ravens.

Bengals-Washington….Both team with serious offensive line problems.

Jets-Atlanta…Matt Ryan-Sam Darnold will both start QBs.

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(College Football)

Aztecs….Announce 2019 Hall of Fame Class….Includes Baseball Coach Jim Dietz-31 years at SDSU…(1231-750) record…..and Basketball star Xavier Thames.

Ohio State..Will name starting QB on Monday….Justin Fields-transfer Georgia…Gunnar Hoak-transfer from Kentucky still battling for job.

Oklahoma…Mourns passing star RB-Mike Gaddis (50Y)…starred for Barry Switzer teams in the late 1980s….had devastating knee injury that end career….Opened big insurance business…but had kidney transplant battling health problems.

Liberty University….Head coach Hugh Freeze hospitalized-acute back spasms while at practice

Wyoming…DT-Ravontae Holt to miss the year-torn knee ligament.

Colorado state…LB-Zach Schlage-leaves program to transfer to Nebraska.

Michigan-Cincinnati…feud between Head Coach Jim Harbaugh and UC coach Luke Fickle over transfer of UM-OT-James Hudson-transferred to UC while battling depression problems…Fickell says Harbaugh blocked transfer and did not help the player transfer to close to home….Fickell praised Alabama and Ohio State for allowing players to transfer to Cincinnati.

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……….(BASKETBALL)…………..

Brooklyn Nets…..Joseph Tsai pays 2.3B to buy 51%-majority control of NBA team from Russian owner Mikhail Prokohov.

San Antonio…Greg Popovic-head coach-defends Colin Kaeperneck….’Very patriotic-standing up for social injustices-should be revered”

Clippers…Hiring Tyronne Lue as assistant coach on Doc Rivers staff.

Washington..Hire Antawn Jamison as VP-Player Personnel…spent 17Y in NBA.

Brooklyn Nets…FA-A-Carmelo Anthony goes thru private workouts with Nets players…still unsigned.

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………..(HOCKEY)……………….

Anaheim Ducks…sign 6-Free Agents to start season with San Diego Gulls in AHL..
..Brent Gates-F-University of Minnesota
..Steve Ruggeri-D-St Cloud State
..Hunter Drew-D-Charlottetown-Qubec League
..Roman Durn-G-Slovakia-played with Des Moines in USHL
..Alex Broadhurst-F-ex Columbus Blue Jackets-played 333G- in AHL
..Luke Gazdik-LW-played last year with Gulls

San Jose Sharks…Private workouts for free agents Patrick Marleau-Joe Thornton….both unsigned.

Tampa Bay-Detroit..Trade…Lightning deal F-Adam Erne to Wings for #4 pick
Las vegas…D-Tobias Lindberg signs to play in Sweden.

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…………(GENERAL)…………….

PGA Tour….BMW-Championships….Tees off Thursday morning…Tiger Woods will play-testing back-oblique issues…played 9-holes of Pro Am but stopped after 9th hole and stopped hitting Tee shots.

Manchester United…..Breaks off transfer talks…will not sell F-Paul Pogba to either Juventus or Real Madrid.

Cardiff City…..Autopsy report on soccer star Emiliano Sala-killed in plane crash this summer…Doctors say Sala had toxic level of carbon monoxide in body at time of the crash…Could have led to seizure or heart attack……Plane enroute from France to deliver Sala to Cardiff City of English Premeir League crashed into English Channel….Plane destroyed…body of pilot never found…..Believe there was tragic lead of Carbon monoxide into cockpit and cabin of plane.

NASCAR…Front Row Motorsports loses driver David Ragan…says he is retiring from rain end of season.

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