Hacksaw’s Headlines-Tuesday

Posted by on October 12th, 2021  •  0 Comments  • 

…(Baseball)…

Dodgers-L-Giants..SF won (1-0)…Game 3-NLDS…Tension filled pitching duel..
..Evan Longoria solo HR for SF
..Max Scherzer (7inn-1R-3H-10K) outing for LA
..SF SS-Brandon Crawford snuffed out LA rally-snared linedrive in 7th snuffing out rally
..5-big catches in outfield in windy conditions at Chavez Ravine
..Giants lead series 2-1 and can clinch with victory on Tuesday
..SF snapped Dodgers 16-game LA win streak at home

Braves-W-Milwaukee (3-0)..Joc Pederson 3RHR for Braves..Atlanta leads series (2-1)..Brewers have been shutout 2-games in a row and have 2-runs in 27-innings of playoff baseball

Red Sox-W-Tampa Bay (6-5)….Boston wins series…jumped out to (5-0) lead to start game..Raf Devers 3RHR early in game….Keke Hernandez sac fly in 9th inning to win game and series….

White Sox-Houston…Monday game rained out.
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(MLB)

Padres…GM-AJ Preller says he will make all baseball hiring decisions…believes in track record of Ron Washington-ex Texas manager… says Jayce Tingler ‘did not fail’ as manager.

Padres…facing salary jump with Arbitration eligible players…Padres have (141M) committed to players for next season..Top arbitration figures:
..P-Joe Musgrove (8.9M)
..P-Dinelson Lamet (4.6M)
..2B-Adam Frazier (7.2M)

Dodgers…Potential arbitration cases:
..Trea Turner (19.8M)
..Cody Bellinger (16.1M)
..Julio Urias (8.8M)

White Sox..P-Ryan Tapera accuses Astros of ‘sign stealing’ in playoff games at Minute Maid Park.
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…(Football)…

Chargers…OG-Oday Obushi-torn knee ligament-season ending injury

Chargers..Coach Brandon Staley-no change of kickers despite struggles or rookie Tristain Vizcaino-missed 2-PATs on Sunday
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(NFL)

Raiders…Jon Gruden forced to step down as coach after NY Times reveals trove of Emails Gruden sent  Washington Redskins former GM-Bruce Allen containing racial and homophobic slurs over a span from 2011-to-2017…Gruden mocked and slurred Commissioner Roger Goodel…team owners..players…Union Chier DeMaurice Smith….as well as condemning the NFL for its stance on Social Protests..the Anthem…Diversity…Female officials….Gruden was (117-112) in career but had not won a playoff game since 2002.

(Scorebard)..Monday Night Football

Colts-L-Ravens (31-25) in overtime………Lamar Jackson triggered huge 2nd half comeback from (22-9) deficit with wild performance in 4th quarter…Led team to overtime win…Jackson threw TD pass to Marquese Brown for win…..Calais Campbell blocked a field goal that triggered final drive…Jackson threw TD pass to Mark Andrews then threw 2-point conversion to tie the game (25-25)…Colts failed to win when K-Ricardo Blankenship missed 47-yard field goal..his 3rd missed kick of night…Ravens dug early hole when Jackson fumbled twice at 1-yard line trying to score…Ravens scored 2-2-point conversions  in final quarter…..Jackson phenominal (37-43) (442Y-4TD-62Y-rushing)…TE-Mark Andrews (11R-145Y)….Carson Wentz (402P-2TD) in loss….
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(Injuries)

Steelers..WR-Ju Ju Smith-Schuster-Surgery-shoulder dislocation
Seahawks..QB-Russell Wilson-2 surgeries-fractured finger-out 4-8W
Bengals..QB-Joe Burrow-hospitalized-bruised throat-released on Monday
Bengals..LB-Jordan Evans-torn ACL
Bengals..RB-Sam Perine..OG-Jackson Carman on Covid list
Chiefs..RB-Clyde Hellaire-sprained knee
Chiefs..OG-Joe Thuney-fractured thumb
Jaguars..OC-Brandon Lerder-torn ACL
Houston..OT-Laremy Tunstil-torn ligament-thumb
Lions..WR-Quintus Cephes-broken collarbone
Browns..IR-OT-Chris Hubbard-tricep
Browns..LB_Jeremiah Koramoah-hospitalized-throat injury.
Tampa Bay..LB-LaVonte David-ankle
Titans..OG-Roger Saffold-sprained shoulder
Titans..IR-LB-Jayon Brown-knee injury
Titans..CB-Kim Fulton-hamstring
Raiders..IR-TE-Derek Carrier-torn pectoral
Saints..QB-Taysom Hill-concussion
Saints..KR-Davontae Harris-hamstring
Patriots..IR-OT-Trent Brown-ongoing calf issues

Miami..QB-Tua Tagovailoa-cleared practice-had fractured ribs
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(Roster Moves)

Jaguars..Sign FA-WR-Anthony Miller-ex Bears-Texans
Colts..Release DT-Antwaun Woods
Colts..Sign FA-DT-Khalil Davis-ex Tampa Bay
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(NFL Notes)

Raiders..NFL meeting on possible discipline Coach Jon Gruden for racially tinged Email in 2011 about Union Chief DeMaurice Smith…hours before Gruden resigned.

Raiders…Players mixed reaction to Gruden controversy…Some defended..others Indifferent…Some refuse comment

Chiefs..QB-Patrick Mahomes…’Team must re-evaluate itself’…Mahomes 6-turnovers in last 3-games…

Chiefs..Defense allowing 7.1Y-per play…all time worst in NFL history

Bucs..Tom Brady moves to #1 passing yards this season (1,767Y-5 games)

Browns..Shopping WR-Odell Beckham…has only  8-catches in 3-games…earning (14.8M) this season
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(College Football)

Aztecs..Vote Confidence QB-Jordan Brookshire..another erratic passing performance…started game (3-11) vs New Mexico

Miami..Hurricanes QB-D’Erik King-shoulder surgery.
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…(Basketball)…..

76ers..Confirm talks underway for holdout G-Ben Simmons to come to camp despite extended boycott and demand to be traded…Has forfeited 1.1M in salaries already by missing 3-games.

76ers…Ben Simmons reportedly told team he would accept trade to Sacramento Kings.

Lakers..G-Talen Horton-surgery-torn thumb ligaments…
Lakers..G-Malik Monk-groin issue
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…(Hockey)……

NHL…Season opens Tuesday
..Tampa Bay-Pittsburgh…Penguins without Sidney Crosby-Evgeny Malkin
..Seattle-Las Vegas..Kraken expansion team play first game

Tampa Bay..Give coach John Cooper 3Y-extension thru 2025-won 2-Stanley Cups in a row

Toronto..Lose F-Ilya Mikheyev-8W-broken hand
Toronto..C-Auston Matthews-setback with wrist issue-miss start season

Detroit..Release veteran C-Bobby Ryan
Penguins..Sign FA-C-Brian Boyle-ex Bruins-Islanders
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…(General)

Boston Marathon…Kenyan Ben Kipruto runs away from field-wins first ever Boston victory

Soccer-Team USA..Coach Gregg Berhalter criticized for not starting 18Y old sensation Ricardo Pepi in game against Panama…not inserted till 67th minute

Indy Car..Rahal-Letterman team signs Jack Harvey from Meyer-Shank Racing..Replaces Takuma Sato who left team last week
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