Hacksaw’s Headlines-Tuesday

Posted by on April 30th, 2019  •  0 Comments  • 

….(Radio)…..

Mighty 1090…..Ceases operation after failing to come up with new investors to pay off old debt to keep station on air…..Had been shutdown April 11th and had been streaming on line for 2-weeks …..ran out of options to find new investors….Station went on the air in 2003….moved into market when Clear Channel radio dissolved iconic XTRA-Sports-690-which had operated from 1987-to-2002.

…..(Baseball)……..

Padres-L-Atlanta (3-1)..Ozzie Albies HR-RBI single…Padres commit 2-errors…. ….Friars (16-13) on year…(9-5) on road.

San Diego-Braves…Tuesday pitching matchups Chris Paddack (1-1)-vs-Julio Teheran (2-3).

Padres…SS-Fernando Tatis remains on roster but has stiffness where he pulled hamstring. Having MRI on leg to make sure there is no tear in hamstring….Yet to be put on the disabled list.

Padres….Might consider calling up rookie Luis Urias…currently at El Paso…has 9-extra base its (6HRs) in 32-at bats…in AAA since being optioned back…Was hitting (.083) in San Diego.

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Dodgers-Giants….Giants led (3-2) in 8th at Press time…..Evan Longoria bases loaded 3-run double in 7th for SF…..LA won 11-of-14.

LA-San Francisco..Tuesday matchup…Walker Beuhler (2-0)-Drew Pomeranz .

Dodgers..DL-P-Caleb Ferguson-oblique injury.

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Angels….off night on Monday

Angels-Toronto…Tuesday matchup…Griff Canning-vs-Clay Bucholz.

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(Scoreboard)

Red Sox-W-A’s…Bosox explode for 6R in 3rd inning….Boston (12-17)….had lost 7-of-10

Astros-L-Twins…Jake Odorizzi throws 7-shutout innings for Minnesota….Houston (17-12)..Minnesota won 8-of-10

Orioles-L-White Sox…Yonder Alonso-Brian Anderson 2R-HRs for Sox….Baltimore (10-20)

Tampa Bay-W-Kansas City….Yandy Diaz-Tommy Pham combined 4RBIs….Rays (19-9)…Royals (9-20)

Cardinals-W-Washington…Harrison Bader HR triggers 6R-5th inning…St Louis (9-2) hot streak….Nats lost 7-of-10

Mets-L-Reds…Dan Winker 9th inning HR….New York is (5-10) tailspin

Rockies-L-Milwaukee…Jesus Aguilar hits 2-HRs fro Brewers….Colorado won 10-of-14….Brewers lost 9-of-13.

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(Roster Moves)

White Sox..Release P-Ervin Santana

Tampa Bay…DFA-P-Andrew Moore
Arizona..DFA-P-Matt Koch

Braves-A’s…Trade..Atlanta acquires P-Jerry Blevins for cash
Orioles..Sign FA-P-Shawn Armstrong-ex Mariners

Tampa Bay..Calls up 1B-Nate Lewis…hit (.330-27HR) last year..(.300) this year in minors.

Indians..Call up OF-Jordan Luplow from AAA
Atlanta..Callup P-Jay Jackson from AAA

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(Injuries)

Boston…Send 2B-Dustin Pedroia out on rehab assignment.
Boston..Send 3B-Eduardo Nunez out on rehab
Boston..3B-Brock Holt reinsures shoulder while on rehab

A’s..DL-1B-Mark Canha-sprained wrist
Orioles..DL-P-Alex Cobb-back issue
Giants..DL-P-Derek Holland-finger injury
Atlanta…DL-P-Chad Sobotka-rib cage
Atlanta..OF-Ender Inciarte-hamstring

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…….(Football)………..

(Teams)

New England…Lawyers for owner Robert Kraft return to courtroom on Tuesday to continue efforts to get Judge to seal video tape of owner involved in sex act as massage parlor in Jupiter, Florida…arguing that the tape is no longer relevant to the case…that court order obtained to determine if human trafficking was taking place at spa…..Since no trafficking charged….tape is not relevant to case and should be sealed…..said camera was illegally installed…tht they were targeting Kraft specifically….that police used ‘fake bomb’ threat to clear the spa, and placed cameras at that point….

Steelers..coach Mike Tomlin says his roster has been ‘cleansed’….taking shot at the distractions Antonio Brown and Le’Veon Bell created last year.

Fox Sports Networks…22-regional networks about to be sold to Sinclair TV…which owns 193-TV stations…but Tennis Channel and The Stadium TV programming. Price tag 10Billion…..Fox had sold the regional networks to Disney-ESPN-which then had to spin them off.

NFL…11.1M-viewers watched 1st round of NFL draft on the 3-networks they used last Thursday night…Viewership was off just 2%.

NFL…Draft…49-of-144 underclassmen who filed for draft were not selected.

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(Roster Moves)

Seattle…K-Sebastian Janikowski retires….(41Y)…kicked for 19-years in NFL…(452FG) in career.

Atlanta…Release OG-Brandon Fusco
Packers..Release OG-Nico Siracusa
Seattle..Visit with FA-DE-Ziggy Ansuh-ex Lions

New England-Seattle…Trade…Patriots acquire TE-Jacob Hollister for 7th round draft pick

Seattle..WR-Doug Baldwin contemplating retirement..has had 3-off season surgeries.

Kansas City…NFL expected to put WR-Tyreek Hill on Commissioner’s Exempt List (suspended) while police and league continue investigation into child abuse case.

Steeles..Place Ryan Shazier on PUP list-to continue rehab from spine injury 2-years ago…Was given (493,000) contract even though he cannot play.

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(Free Agent Signings-Undrafted players)

Atlanta..Parker Baldwin-S-San Diego State State
Arizona..Drew Anderson-QB-Murray State
Baltimore..Gerald Winters-DT-Miami
Buffalo..Tyree Jackson-QB-Buffalo
Carolina..Elijah Holyfield-RB-Georgia
Chicago..Jon Baron-K-San Diego State..Emanuel Hall-WR-Mizzou
Dallas..Larry Allen-OT-Harvard
Jacksonville..Papi White-WR-Ohio..Salvion Smith-S-Alabama
Kansas City..Kyle Shurmur-QB-Vanderbilt..Cody Thompson-WR-Toledo
Miami..Terrel Hanks-LB-New Mexico State
Minnesota..Jake Browning-QB-Washington
New England..Ty Guathieer-C-Miami
New Orleans..Carl Granderson-DE-Wyoming
Oakland..Ty Roemer-OT-San Diego State
Pittsburgh..Tay McMullan-RB-Colorado
San Francisco..Brayden Dickey-WR-New Mexico
Seattle..Michael O’Connor-QB-University British Columbia
Tampa Bay..Nick Fitzgerald-QB-Mississippi State
Tennessee..Alex Barnes-RB-Kansas State

Rams..Kendall Blanton-TE-Missouri

Chargers..Chris Peace-DE-Virginia..Brad Lemmons-CB-Furman..Koda Matthews-OG-Syracuse…Jason Moore-WR-Findlay.

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(College)

Ohio State…QB-Gunnar Hoke-transfers in from Kentucky-has 2-years left.
Texas Tech..DT-John Scott-shot-critically wounded in Lubbock at pool party.

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…….(Basketball)………

(Scoreboard) Playoffs

Toronto-L-Philadelphia…..Sixers storm to 19P lead…Toronto never regains lead….Jimmy Butler (30P)….Kawhi Leonard (35P) in loss…..Series tied (1-1) going back to Philadelphia..

Portland-Denver…….Nuggets led (101-96) late in 4th quarter at Press Tie….Opening game of series

(Schedule)

Boston-at-Milwaukee…Celtics lead (1-0) heading back onto Bucks floor.

Houston-Golden State…Game 2-after Warriors opening night win.

Houston…Sources say NBA league office received complaint from Rockets organizations about all the mistakes NBA refs made in their playoff series last year….Documentaiton of refs errors that cost Rockets championship and an additional 20-M in revenue to club in off season…Rockets furious about non calls-blown calls in Game 1-loss this past weekend.

Oklahoma City…Vote of confidence to coach Billy Donovan-will return next year.

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…….(Hockey)……..

(Scoreboard)….Playoffs

St-Louis-W- Dallas…..Pat Maroon scores game winning goal for Blues with (1:43) left…..Blue lead series (2-1)…regain home ice advantage…

(Schedule)

Boston-Columbius…series tied (1-1) heading into Columbus
San Jose-Colorado…series tied (1-1) heading into Denver.

San Diego Gulls…final practice round before heading to Bakersfield for Wednesday series opener vs Condors in AHL playoffs-second round.

NHL Playoffs….TV ratings for first round..highest in 7-years…..Cable ratings up 18%-highest in 18-years.

Ottawa…Interviewing DJ Smith for head coaching job..currently assistant with Maple Leafs.

San Jose…Sign D-Marco Ferraro-college star U-Mass.

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