Hacksaw’s Headlines-Thursday

Posted by on May 26th, 2016  •  0 Comments  • 


Padres-L-Giants..(4-3) 10-innings…Brandon Crawford RBI double in 10th drives in winning run….Giants sweep series 3-straight..San Francisco now (9-0) vs San Diego this year…Jake Peavy, struggling all year, goes (6.2inn-1R)…..Yanger Solarte-Matt Kemp misplay balls that allows Giants to get early lead…Solarte 2R-HR late tied game….P-James Shields (6.2inn-2R)..loses…record (2-6) 3.06ERA….No run support…Padres have scored 18-runs in Shields 10-starts this year…San Diego lost (8-of-10)….Giants now won (13-of-14). ..Padres now (19-29)…Giants now 4-and-half lead over Dodgers in NL West.

Padres…Off Day Today…open weekend series Friday in Arizona.

Dodgers-W-Reds..(3-1)..Scott Kazmir (12K-6inn)….Joc Pederson 2R-single….Reds now (15-32_
Dodgers…Off on Thursday…open road trip with New York Mets on Friday.
Dodgers…Hyun Jin-Ryu-rehab stint at AAA-Oklahoma City…(4inn-0R)

Angels-L-Texas (15-9)…Bobby Wilson (4-4)..Rougned Odor 3RBI-3R scored..Nomar Mazara (491′-HR) for Texas
Halos…Off on Thursday…open weekend series with Astros on Friday.

Toronto-W-Yankees..Russell Martin HR-2R-HR for Jays.
Pirates-W-Arizona..David Freese 2R-HR..Sean Rodriguez HR…DBacks (21-27)
Red Sox-W-Rockies..Jackie Bradley hit streak at 29-games..David Ortiz 2R-HR..Boston now (29-17)
Braves-L-Brewers..Jon Villar RBI-single in 13th gives Milwaukee win..
Marlins-W-Tampa Bay..Justin Bour RBI-double
Mets-W-Washington..Steve Mats wins 7th straight start..now (7-1) 1.13 ERA
Phillies-W-Tigers..Peter Bourjos-HR..Odubel Herrera 3R-HR
Twins-W-Royals..Miguel Sano 2R-HR..Minnesota only (12-34)
Cubs-W-Cardinals..Jake Arrieta goes to (9-0)-Best start for Cubs pitcher since 1885…Jason Heyward 2R-double..Cubs (31-15)
Indians-W-White Sox..Lonnie Chisenhall 2R-triple…Sox lost 11-of-15
Astros-Orioles..Luis Valbuena go ahead HR
A’s-L-Mariners..Adam Lind solo HR-3R-HR..(4-4)-6RBI night


Mets..P-Matt Harvey stays in rotation despite (6.08-ERA)
Washington…Rest OF-Bryce Harper-burned out…hitting just (.200) since April 18th
Dodgers..Bench OF-Yasiel Puig-loafing on bases twice this week.
Pirates..MLB-Fine-P-Arqui Caminero-beaned 2-Diamondbacks in the head in wild outing.


Giants..1B-Brandon Belt twists ankle running bases.
Mets..2B-Asdrubal Cabrera-out back spasms
Texas..P-Yu Darvish-bullpen session-ready to come off DL-elbow surgery-start Saturday.
Angels..P-Tyler Skaggs-rehab outing Saturday

(Roster Moves)

Braves..OF-Jonny Gomes retires after 13Y-career.
Angels..Callup 3B-Kaleb Cowart from Salt Lake City
Astros..Release C-Eric Kratz
Marlins..Sign FA-C-Carlos Corporan-ex Astros
Tampa Bay..DFA-1B-Jake Goebbert
Cardinals-Royals…Trade..St. Louis acquires OF-Jose Martinez from Royals for cash

MLB…Declares Cuban OFs-Alexi Bell-Yordanis Linares-free agents…Bell (32Y) hit .313-in Cuba….Linares (27Y) hit .312.




Cleveland-W-Toronto…Cavaliers shoot 57% from floor…Inflict 38P-beating on Raptors (116-78)…Kevin Love (25P)..LeBron James-Kyrie Irving (23P) each…Cavs lead series (3-2) going back to Toronto for Game 6 on Friday.


Oklahoma City-at-Golden State…Thunder lead series (3-1) heading into Oakland….Warriors defense collapsed-giving up 72-72 in first half of each of last two games…Steph Curry just (13-37) shooting…(5-21) on 3’s in the last two losses.

Memphis..Grizzlies interview Dave Fizdale-longtime Miami Heat assistant for head job.

Kermit Washington…Former NBA star-Indicted-stealing 550,000 from “Project Africa” Charities over 9-year span for personal lifestyle expenses….Washington worked 5-years for NBA Union-removed from job-caught directing Players to Agent Ron Mix to file Workman Comps claims.



Patriots…File brief with US Court of Appeals-attacking Commissioner Roger Goodell-Asking for all 13-Judges to review documents in Goodell handling of hearing-appeal of Tom Brady in Deflategate Case…..Patriots say Goodell took part in “Highly manipulated-fundamentally unfair process” in handing down 4-game suspension to Brady.


Tampa Bay… Coach Dirk Koetter moving all practices to 10:30am to beat Florida heat.
49ers..Coach Chip Kelly installs no huddle offense…San Francisco ran 24-plays in 8-minute drills.
Browns..Say TE-Terrelle Pryor is 10X player he was last year after converting from QB.
Eagles..Offensive Coordinator Frank Reich says no decision made on QB starting job yet.
Denver..QB-Mark Sanchez-coming off thumb surgery-takes part in limited workouts with team.
Denver..Hold DE-DeMarcus Ware out of workouts-continue rehab back
Green Bay..Hold WR-Jordy Nelson out of workouts-continue rehab ACL-surgery
Houston…RB-Arian Foster says he is not ready to hold showcase workout yet-rehab Achilles surgery-possibly late June.


Falcons..Workout FA-DE-Dwight Freeney-ex Cardinals

Titans..Sign FA-TE-Jermaine Cunningham-ex Jets



San Jose-W-St Louis…Sharks going to Stanley Cup Finals….Joel Ward scores 2-goals….Joe Pavelski scores his 12th golf in 17-postseason games in Sharks lopsided win.

San Diego Gulls….Team President Ari Segal resigns after 1-year on job…Named COO of Arizona Coyotes of NHL.



PGA Tour…Heads into Ft-Worth for lst round of Colonial Invitational
Indy 500….Cars headed on track for Carburetion Day heading into Sunday race
NHRA…Shirley Cha-Cha Muldowney-drag racing star-undergoing lung cancer surgery and transplant.

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