Hacksaw’s Headlines-Thursday

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Padres–L-A’s…(5-4)-10 innings…Bullpen blows game..Friars (62-48)….(13-15) over last month
..Matt Olson hits 2R-double off wall in 10th inning off Tim Hill-cap rally
..Ha Kim scores on Matt Chapman error in 10th inning-give SD lead
..Mark Meloncan blows save in 9th allowing 2-runs
..Yan Gomes-Matt Chapman RBI singles in 9th tied game
..Joe Musgrove (6inn-1R) allowed-wasted outing
..Trent Grisham RBI-double
..Adam Frazier RBI-single
..Manny Machado 4-strikeouts


Padres…Off day Thursday…Open up homestand against Diamondbacks-Friday….Play next 13-games against worst teams in NL

Padres…Dinelson Lamet-rehab outing

Padres..2022 schedule released…open at home 3/31 with 4-game homestand vs Giants…Will play Indians-Tigers-Twins-White Sox-Royals-Mariners in interleague games…Only play Dodgers 3-times from April till July…Playi Dodgers 15X-next August-September.

Dodgers-W-Houston….Dodgers led (7-2) at Press Time..Mookie Betts 2-solo HRs..Will Smith 3RHR..AJ Pollock 2RHR…Max Scherzer’s first start…LA (65-44)…LA dropped 9-of-16

Dodgers..Off day Thursday..face Angels in weekend series on Friday

Dodgers..Sign FA-P-Cole Hamels to contract-sending him to Camelback Ranch for 15-days  rehab work…(163-122) career record…has pitched only 3-innings in last two years because of shoulder-tricep woes.

Dodgers…DL-P-Edwin Uceta-back issue
Dodgers..Recall P-Brusdar Graterol from AAA-Oklahoma City

Dodgers..2022-schedule released..Open 7-game homestand 3/31-vs-Rockies…Only play Padres 3X from April thru July 1st…will play San Diego
15X in August-September.

Angels-W-Texas (2-1)…Shohei Ohtani (6inn-1R)…Jack Mayfield HR….Halos (54-54) on season

Angels-Rangers..Dylan Bandy-vs-Spencer Howard on Thursday

Angels…3B-Anthony Rendon has hip surgery-will miss rest of season with impingement issues.

Angels..2022 schedule..Open season 3/31 at Oakland as part of 6-game road trip…play 20-of-33 on road to start the season.

Reds-W-Twins..Joey Votto 2R-double..Reds 4G out of wildcard.
Mariners-L-Rays..Mike Zunino HR for TBay
Brewers-W-Pirates..Rowdy Tellez 3RHR for Milwaukee
Yankees-W-Orioles..Anthony Rizzo HR..DJ LeMahieu 4RBI
Phillies-W-Nationals..Rhys Hoskins 2RHR-RBI double
Blue Jays-W-Indians..George Springer  HR-2R-double
Red Sox-W-Tigers..Keke Hernandez 2RHR..JD Martinez HR..
Mets-W-Miami..Javy Baez HR
Braves-Cardinals..Atlanta led (7-4) Press time..Adam Duvall HR
White Sox-L-Royals..Sal Perez 2RHR
Rockies-Cubs..Cubs led (3-2) at Press Time..Pat Wisdom 3R-double
Giants-Arizona..SF led (1-0) at Press Time

(Roster Moves)

A’s..Sign FA-DH-Khris Davis-ex Rangers..former 40-home run hitter
Tampa Bay..Sign FA-P-Evan Phillips-ex Orioles


Houston..OF-Yuli Gurriel-neck issue
Brewers..P-Eric Lauer-2B-Keston Hiura on Covid list
Toronto..DL-OF-Cavan Biggio-back
Red Sox..P-Matt Barnes-activated after false positive Covid-test
Atlanta..Send C-Travis D’Arnaud on rehab assignment.

Red Sox..longtime broadcaster Jerry Remy leaves TV-undergo surgery for lung cancer issues

Clippers…Stung by loss of FA-G-DeMar DeRozan…Was scheduled for face-to-face meeting on Tuesday…DeRozan did not showup…signed (3Y-85M) deal with Chicago Bulls.

Brooklyn-Washington-Spurs-Pacers…Engineer 4-way trade so Washington could sign G-Spencer Dinwiddie (3Y-62M) contract…plus G-Aaron Holiday…Nets get #2 pick…Spurs  get Wizards F-Chandler Hutchinson #2 pick…Pacers take on picks

NYKnicks..Sign FA-G-Kemba Walker-ex Celtics-Charlotte
Boston..Sign FA-C-Enis Kanter-ex Portland
Bulls..Sign FA-C-Tony Bradley-ex Oklahoma City
Golden State-Utah..Warriors deal G-Erick Paschall for #2 pick

Oklahoma City..Buys out G-Kemba Walker (2Y-74M)..will sign in NY

Atlanta..Re-signs F-John Collins (5Y-125M)
Miami..Re-sign G-Victor Oladipo
Orlando..Re-sign F-Moritz Wagner

Chargers..Coach Brandon Staley press conference:
..Will have scrimmage inside So-Fi Stadium-Sunday
..Bryan Bulaga-veterans off day-minor hand injury
..WR-Jaylen Guyton-returned to practice after bruised shoulder
..Joey Bosa-working to find comfort zone-new defense-premiere player
..Asante Samuel-experiencing alot right now
..Larry Rountree-shown us flashes at running back
..Rashawn Slater-alot of grit
..Corey Linsley..smart guy-teaches OL where pressure comes from

Raiders…Front office purge continues…VP-Business Brandon Doll leaves team…week after President Mark Badain exited…report they feuded with Owner Mark Davis over high expenditures made by franchise.

Washington…NFL report team has only 49% players fully vaccinated
Vikings..NFL report team still has 36%-players unvaccinated.

Tampa Bay..Def Coord-Todd Bowles-3Y contract extension

Hall of Fame Game-Canton..Thursday…Cowboys-vs-Steelers…Mason Rudolph will start at QB…Dwayne Haskins will be backup..

CFL..Season opens Thursday night..Hamilton TiCats-vs-Winnipeg Blue Bombers….CFL has not played a game since November 2019-Grey Cup game.

Colts..OG-Quentin Nelson-foot surgery-will miss 5W

Titans..WR-Julio Jones-knee
Arizona..WR-AJ Green-remains out knee issue
Baltimore..QB-Lamar Jackson remains sidelined Covid-symptoms
Bears..DT-Eddie Goldman on Covid list
Denver..WR-KJ Hamlin-on Covid list
Denver..OT-Cody Conway-knee issue

Denver..LB-Jon Cooper-cleared to practice-has had 3-heart procedures
Dallas..Activate DE-DeMarcus Lawrence from PUP
(Roster Moves)

Arizona..sign FA-WR-Greg Dortch-ex Jets
Bills..sign FA-OG-Caleb Benenoch-ex Patriots
Carolina..sign FA-S-Jon Celestine-ex Tampa
Carolina..Sign FA-DT-Nate Hall-ex Texans
Broncos..Sign FA-CB-Savion Smith-ex Dallas
Giants..OC-Joe Looney retires-days after signing
Giants..Workout FA-TE-Josh Docton-ex Redskins
Jets..sign FA-QB-Josh Johnson…12th team he has been on
49ers..Sign FA-TE-Josh Perkins-ex Eagles
49ers..Sign FA-CB-BW Webb-ex Bengals

(College Football)

NCAA…New Covid Protocols…Daily testing for unvaccinated players in camp…Testing 3X week once season begins….Vaccinated players teste  only if show symptoms


Ben Guite-Longtime NHL player-hired head coach Maine Mariners ECHL
Mike Condon..NHL goalie hired as assistant coach Northeastern University




Soccer…USA-Women-vs-Australia for bronze medal..1am start
Basketball..USA-Men-vs-Australia-in semi finals..4am start

Allyson Fox..9-Gold Medals..makes finals of women’s 400M
Sydney McLaughlin-wins gold in 400M-Women’s hurdles

Mens 200M..Canadian Andre deGrasse wins Gold..USA’s Ken Bednarek-Noah Lyles get Silver-Bronze.

Men’s 110M-Hurdles..Grant Hathaway 2nd place-Silver Medal
PGA Golf…1st round-Thursday in Fed X-St Jude’s Classic-Memphis

Bryson DeChambeau…Lost 10-pounds in 1-week with Covid..was not vaccinated.


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