Hacksaw’s Headlines-Tuesday

Posted by on December 3rd, 2019  •  0 Comments  • 

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Padres-A’s…Trade…Padres deal C-Austin Allen and player to be named later to A’s for starting 2B-Jurickson Profar…..Allen hit (.330) at El Paso…(.215) with Padres….Profar-once promising prospect with Texas…hit (.211-20HR) with 11-errors with A’s-is disappointing (.234) career hitter.

Padres…Non tender P-Miguel Diaz..P-Pedro Avila..making then both free agents….Off season roster now at 39-players.
Padres..Sign 2B-Greg Garcia to 1Y-deal worth 1.1M after strong season last year.

Padres…Already acquired P-Zach Davies-OF-Trent Grisham from Milwaukee
Padres..Signed FA-P-Drew Pomeranz.

Dodgers….Sign P-Scott Alexander-1 Year deal..has had arm problems two years in a row.
Dodgers..Re-sign C-Austin Barnes to 1Y deal worth 1.5M to be backup

Angels..Non tender C-Kevan Smith-making him a free agent.

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(Roster Moves)

Yankees-Texas..Open trade talks for NY-3B-Miguel Andujar…Yankees want frontline prospects.

Reds..Sign FA-2B-Mike Moustakas-Milwaukee..hit (.254-35HR)…inked (4Y-64M) deal.

Red Sox-Indians..Boston deals C-Sandy Leon to Cleveland for minor league player.
Orioles-Marlins..Trade..Baltimore deals 2B-Jon Viller to Miami for minor leaguer…Villar hit (.274-24HRs)

Minnesota..Open contract talks FA-P-Hyun Jin-Ryu-ex Dodgers

Orioles..Sign FA-1B-Jesus Aguilar…ex Blue Jays-Astros
Toronto..Sign FA-P-Justin Miller-ex Tigers…P-Phillipe Aumont-ex Philles…P-AJ Cole-ex Indians…1B-Pat Kevelhain-ex Rockies
Texas..Sign FA-P-Jim Herget-ex Reds
Phillies..Sign FA-P-Trevor Kelly-ex Red Sox

Milwaukee…Sell P-Jay Jackson to Hiroshima Carp-Japan

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(Non Tenders)…56 players declared free agents

Cubs..Non tender starting 2B-Addison Rusell…hit (.237) after coming off domestic abuse suspension
Giants..Non tender OF-Kevin Pillar..hit (.271)…P-Tyler Anderson
Phillies..Non tender 3B-Maikel Franco..hit (.234)…2B-Cesar Hernandez (14HRs)
Arizona..Non tender P-Taijuan Walker..OF-Steven Souza
Milwaukee..Non tender P-Jimmy Nelson..3B-Travis Shaw
A’s..Non tender P-Blake Treinan..C-Josh Phegley..P-Ryan Buchter
Royals..Non tender P-Jessie Hahn
Reds..Not tender P-Kevin Gausman
Indians.Not tender C-Kevin Pawlecki
Pirates..Non tender C-Elias Diaz
Twins..Not tender 1B-CJ Cron-hit 25HRs last year
Mariners..Non tender OF-Domingo Santana…SS-Tim Beckham
Braves..Not tender OF-Charley Culbertson..C-John Ryan Murphy

Houston..Non tender P-Aaron Sanchez
Reds..Non tender 2B-Jose Peraza
Washington…P-Koda Glover-retires-elbow surgeries

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(Teams)

Cubs..Hire Craig Driver-1st base coach-ex Phillies…Move Will Venable to 3rd base coaching job.

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(College Football)

Washington…Chris Peterson quits as head coach Huskies…(54-26) with Huskies…(7-5) this season…(4-5) conference…Career record (146-38)…will become Assistant Athletic Director…Defensive Coordinator Jimmy Lake elevated to head coach-gets 5Y-contract.

Ole Miss..Fires Matt Luke (16-21)…(6-18) in SEC
South Florida..Fires Charley Strong after (4-8) season
UT-San Antonio..Fire Frank Wilson (4-8)…(19-29) overall
Old Dominion..Bobby Wilder quits..(1-11) season..(72-56) career

Arizona State..Coach Herman Edwards fires 3-assistants including Off Poor-Rob Likens-plus TE-WR coach

South Carolina…Coach Will Deschamps fires Off Coor-Brian McLeondon nd QB-coach Dan Werner.

Northwestern..Fire Off Coor-Mick McCall

North Texas State..Fire Off Coor-Def Cool after (4-8) season.

Arizona..Vote confidence Coach Kevin Sumlin after (4-8) season

UCLA..Coach Chip Kelly denies he wants out of contract..is (7-17).

South Carolina…starting QB-Jake Bentley announces he will transfer.

Auburn..Fined 250,000 by SEC for failure to control crowd-storming field after upset win over Alabama.

Washington State…Coach Mike Leach under fire for insulting Spokane Spokesman-Review columnist John Blanchette for criticism of program.

Hawaii…Coach Nick Rolovich under investigating for kicking newspaper photographer causing a concussion.

Aztecs…Head coach Rocky Long says this year’s defense was on of best he has had in a decade…ranked #1 in every ┬ástatistical category in Mountain West Conference….(287YPG-allowed just 17-TDs in 12-games28-QB sacks…78 tackles for loss…22-takeaways….(2.6YPC) against the run.

Aztecs…ESPN reports SDSU might face Washington State in the Arizona Bowl in Phoenix…or play Temple in the Frisco Bowl in Texas.

Holiday Bowl….ESPN reports USC-Michigan possible matchup for bowl game.

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……………..(NFL)……………

Chargers….(4-8) record…head to Jacksonville to face (4-8) Jaguars…..Jacksonville naming QB-Gardner Minshew as starter-benching Nick Foles…..Minshew went (4-4) as starter when Foles was injured.

Chargers…Players report to camp distraught after last second loss to Denver
..S-Rayshawn Jenkins…’Another game we should have won’
..RB-Austin Ekeler…’We figure out ways to keep losing’
..RB-Melvin Gordon…’Every week we fail to do it’.

 

 

(Scoreboard)

Seattle-W-Minnesota (37-30)….Russell Wilson (240P-2TD)….RBs Chris Carson-Rashaad Penny combine (176Y) rushing….Vikings QB-Kirk Cousins (276P-2TD-Int)…Vikings plagued by turnovers…Seattle now (10-2) move into first place tie with San Francisco.

 

 

(Teams)

Giants..Coach Pat Shurmur on hot seat…lost 8-in row..now (2-10)….overall record is (7-21).

Cowboys…RB-Ezekiel Elliott says team is ‘angry’ where it is..(6-6)

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(Roster Moves)

Arizona..Release CB-Tremain Brock…RB-Zach Zenner
Ravens…Release S-Gennett Jackson

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(Injuries)

Broncos..IR-DE-Derek Wolfe-dislocated elbow
Lions..IR-TE-TJ Hockenson-ankle injury
Colts..IR-TE-Chester Rodgers-fractured kneecap
Vikings..IR-LB-Ben Gedeon-2nd concussion

Patriots..OG-Ted Karras-MRI-MCL injury-knee
Lions..CB-Prince Amukamara-hamstring injury

Bengals..Activate WR-John Ross from IR

Atlanta..Activate 1st round pick-OG-Chris Lindstrom from IR.
Ravens..Activate S-Brynden Trawick from IR
Bears..Activate DT-Akiem Hicks from IR

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(NFL)

Arizona…CB-Josh Shaw-hit with 1-year suspension by NFL for gambling…placed bets on his Cardinals team…Bets were placed at Caesar’s Palace-Las Vegas….Caesar’s Palace turned him into the NFL.

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……………..(Basketball)………………

Lakers-at-Denver…Tuesday game…Lakers (17-3)
Clippers-Portland..Tuesday matchup…Clippers coming off (150P) explosion in win over Washington.

Detroit…F-Blake Griffin critical of (6-14) team…”Lack of Fight”
Boston..G-Marcus Smart-abdomen injury
Golden State..Activate C-Kevon Looney from injured list

Dallas..Owner Mark Cuban says he is in favor of proposed rule changes…cut schedule to 78-games…Play-in wild card games for final playoff spots…Re-seeding final 4-each conference in playoffs….Not in favor of mid-season tournament for all teams

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Aztecs…Unranked in this weeks Top 25-despite wins over Creighton-Iowa.

USD-L-Illinois-Chicago (89-83)…..Flames jump out to 12-point lead early and holdout USD comeback….Toreros scored 53-points in 2nd half but could not overcome deficit….Jason Rodriguez (20P) for USD…..UIC-G-Tarkin Ferguson (22P)…..Flames shot 51% from floor………Toreros fall to (3-7) on season.

AP Poll….1-Loouisville…2-Kansas…3-Maryland….4-Michigan State….5-Virginia

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……………..(Hockey)………………..

Chicago…Blackhawks begin investigation of assistant coach Marc Crawford for player abuse while he was head coach of LA Kings…Former Kings player Sean Avery says Crawford kicked him in the back for a turnover……Rookie C-Patrick O’Sullivan accused Crawford of verbal abuse with derogatory comments about the child abuse O’Sullivan took in his family.

 

Kings-Ducks….Anaheim led (3-2) late in 2nd period at Press Time….Derek Grant-Jakob Silfverberg scored early for Ducks….LA (11-14-2)…..Anaheim (11-12-4)

Ducks..Callup G-Anthony Stolarz from San Diego Gulls…(8-5-1) 2.98-GAA

Montreal…Legendary goal scorer Guy LaFleur undergoes lung surgery…was recovering from quadruple bypass surgery…Scored 560-goals in career.

Columbus..D-Zach Werenski-out 4W-shoulder
Pittsburgh..D-Brain Dumoulin-out 8W-ankle surgery

Pittsburgh…Signs LW-Stefan Noesen-ex Ducks-Ottawa
Pittsburgh..Put C-Joe Blandisi on waivers
Montreal..Put G-Keith Kinkaid on waivers

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