Hacksaw’s Headlines–Thursday

Posted by on June 16th, 2016  •  0 Comments  • 


Padres-W-Miami..(6-3)…Melvin Upton single-double-HR…Derek Norris 2R-single….Luis Perdomo (6-innings-gets 1st win)….Ichuro Suzuki 2H-becomes ‘International Hit King’ with (4,257) passing Pete Rose.

Padres-Washington…Open 4G-weekend series…Erik Johnson (0-3) 7.71-ERA-vs-Tanner Roard (5-4)…Nationals are (40-25)…led by Bryce Harper (.254-13HR)..Jasonm Werth (10HR)..Ryan Zimmerman (9HR)…2B-Daniel Murphy (.361)…..Pitching staff led by Stephen Strasburg (10-0)…has 4-starters with ERAs under (3.40)

Padres…P-Tyson Ross cleared to throw off mound-likely this weekend after completing 2W-long toss workouts.
Padres..Sign P-Eric Lauer-Kent State (2M) bonus…6-of-8 top draft picks now signed.

Dodgers-W-Arizona (3-2)..Scott Van Slyke 3R-HR…Clayton Kershaw (7.1-2R-11K)….Kershaw since May 1st (80inn-9R-93K)…overall (10-1) 1.58ERA.
Dodgers-Brewers…Open weekend series tonight..Scott Kazmir (5-3)-vs- Junior Guerra.

Angels-W-Twins (10-2)…C-Jeff Bandy 2R-single-Sacrifice Fly ,,,CJ Cron RBI single-2R-double
Angels..Have Thursday off
Angels..Sign 1st round pick C-Matt Thaiss-University of Virginia.
Angels..Activate SS-Andrellton Simmons from DL
Angels..Confirm bullpen coach Scott Radinsky underwent triple bypass surgery for 2-blocked arteries


Rockies-W-Yankees (6-3)..DJ LeMahieu RBI single-RBI double
Giants-W-Brewers..Johnny Cueto now (10-1)…SF has 5-and-half lead over LA…Giants (41-26)…SF won (24-of-32)
Washington-W-Cubs…Jason Werth RBI-single 12th..Cubs bullpen blows leads 3X…Cubs (44-20)…(22-12) road
Red Sox-W-Orioles..Hanley Ramirez 3R-HR.
Blue Jays-W-Phillies..Edwin Encarnarcion-Josh Donaldson solo HRs
Reds-L-Braves..Freddie Freeman hits for cycle (4-7) in 13-inning win.
Pirates-L-Mets..Noah Syndegaard 11K..Wilmer Flores HR..Kelly Johnson HR
Rays-W-Seattle..Tampa wins on bases loaded walk in 13th inning.
Cardinals-L-Astros..George Springer 2R-HR..
Tigers-L-White Sox..Chris Sale 11th win of year for Chisox
Indians-L-Royals..Sal Perez 3R-HR..
Texas-W-A’s…Rougned Odor solo HR-2R-HR in Rngers win…Rangers won (14-of-18)..(41-25)


Brewers..Activate P-Matt Garza from DL
Giants..Activate OF-Angel Pagan from DL
Orioles..Activate P-Yvoni Gallardo from DL..Demote Ubaldo Jiminez from rotation with (6.89-ERA)
Giants..DL-P-Matt Cain-hamstring-3X this year
Yankees..1B-Mark Teixeira-lubricant injection into knee
Tampa Bay…OF-Steve Souza-hip injury


Rockies..DFA-SS-Jose Reyes after completion 59-game suspension-domestic abuse-Colorado owes 39M-on contract.
Tampa Bay…DFA-P-Dana Eveland
Royals..DFA-SS-Omar Infante
Angels..DFA-SS-Brendan Ryan
Tigers.Option-P-Bobby Parnell to AAA
A’s..Callup P-Eric Surkamp
Reds..Callup SSJose Peraza
White Sox..Sign FA-OF-Slade Heathcott-ex Yankees.



Charges…Wrap up off season workouts with 2-injuries…RB-Danny Woodhead sprains ankle on Wednesday….WR-Travis Benjamin out with quad injury.

Ravens..Release OT-Eugene Monroe-saved (6.5M) cap space.
Ravens..Workout OG-Todd Herremans-ex Eagle-Colts

Carolina..GM-Dave Gettlemen says will not tear up final year of contract of DT-Kawaan Short-not interested in paying player 16M a year either.
Bears..WR-Alshon Jeffrey reports to camp…WR-Marquess Wilson-refractures foot.
Jaguars..LB-Myles Jack-struggling with heat-humiditiy issues
Miami..S-Reshad Jones reports to camp after boycott OTAs.

NFL..Works out rental deal for new Tottenham Hot Spur Stadium in London-planning 4-games a year in England



Golden State-at-Cleveland….Game 6-of NBA finals…must win for Cavaliers…Warriors lead (3-2)….F-Draymond Green returns from 1-game suspension.
Warriors…C-Andrew Bogut miss rest of playoffs with deep bone bruise-knee…Will need 8W-recovery-rehab



Pittsburgh…Stanley Cup parade for Penguins

Detroit…Funeral service for Gordie Howe-hockey royalty on hand…Gary Bettman-Wayne Gretzky-Guy LaFleur-Phil Espositio

Chicago-Carolina-Trade… Blackhawks deal F-Bryan Bickell-Tuevo Teravaien to Hurricane for 2nd round draft pick.

Ducks…new coach Randy Carlyle will retain Paul MacLean as lead assistant coach.



US Open…Tees off this morning at historical Oakmont in Pittsburgh…Early tee times…(5:25am) Rory McIlroy-Ricky Fowler…(5:30am)..Jordan Spieth..(11:09am)..Phil Mickelson-Justin Rose-Henrik Stenson….(11:20)…Jason Day….Weather-Severe Storms may disrupt opening round.

Copa America Tourney….Team USA-vs-Ecuador-Knockout round game…in Seattle…Goalie Brad Guzan not allowed goal in (228) minutes.
Brazil..Fire Coach Dunga after poor showing in Copa Tounrey.

Manchester United..reaches deal with F-Zlatan Ibrahimovich-Paris St. Germaine…77M-transfer fee…scored 50-goals in Germany this year.

Oscar Pistorious…Begins appeal of 15Y-prison sentence in shooting death of girlfriend….Walked around court on his leg stumps-to show judge how handicapped he is if anyone ever broke into his home…said he thought he was shooting a burglar in Pretoria home at time of murder.


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