Hacksaw’s Headlines–Tuesday

Posted by on May 2nd, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 

…….(Baseball)…………..

Padres…Off day on Monday…Friars in midst playing 38-games in 40-days.

Padres-Rockies…Tuesday matchup…Trevor Cahill (1-2)-vs-Tyler Chatwood (2-3)…Rockies are (16-10)…have hit 36-home runs in 26-games..Padres are (11-16).

Dodgers-L-Giants (4-3)…Hunter Pence 2R-HR..Buster Posey solo HR…Clayton Kershaw (6inn-4R-8H-2HR)

LA-San Francisco..Tuesday..Alex Wood (1-0..2.29ERA)-vs-Matt Moore.

Angels…off day on Monday

Halos-Mariners..Tuesday…Maztt Shoemaker (1-1)-vs-James Paxton (3-0..1.39ERA)

(Scoreboard)

Orioles-W-Red Sox..Manny Machardo HR..Bosox 3-errors..Birds (16-8)

Yankees-L-Toronto..Jose Bautista 2R-HR..Ryan Goins 2R-HR

Indians-L-Tigers..Tyler Collins 3R-HR.

Pirates-L-Reds..Adam Duvall 3R-HR.

Tampa-W-Miami..Tim Beckham 2R-double..

Mets-W-Atlanta..Jose Reyes-Mike Conforto solo HRs.

Cubs-L-Phillies..Phillies bomb Brett Anderson (7R-1.1inn)

Houston-W-Texas…Carlos Correa 2R-double..Astros now (17-9).

White Sox-L-Royals..Eric Hosmer 2R-HR..

Cardinals-L-Brewers..Jon Viller 2R-HR..Tyler Shaw 3R-HR.

(Injuries)

Mets..P-Noah Syndegaard on DL with partial tear of lat muscle..Doctors say he should have Plasma Platelet PPI-injection-not surgery..but could take 2-months to heal.

Blue Jays..DL-P-Alex Sanchez after just 1-start-fingernail injury.

Milwaukee..OF-Ryan Braun out of lineup-shoulder woes

A’s..Activate P-Sonny Gray from DL.

(Roster Moves)

Brewers..DFA-P-Tommy Milone.
Giants..DFA-P-Neil Ramirez..(10inn-15R) allowed.
Yankees..Considering option 1B-Greg Bird to AAA-hitting (.107)
Texas..Send SS-Jurickson Profar to AAA-hitting (.135)

Washington-Kansas City..Talk about possible deal for OF-Lorenzo Cain.

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………(Basketball)…………..

LA Clippers…Begin meetings to discuss continued failures in post-season…50-win seasons marred by post-season failures 6X in a row….Team has won 57-56-56-53-51 games in regular season, but never got beyond 2nd round of playoffs…4-times, knocked out in lst round.

Clippers..Have roster decisions to make with contracts for Blake Griffin and Chris Paul plus free agent JJ Redick.

Indiana..Promote Kevin Pritchard to be GM replacing Larry Bird.

New Orleans..Ownership meetings to discuss future of GM-Del Demps and coach Alvin Gentry.

(Scoreboard)

Toronto-L-Cleveland..LeBron James-Kyrie Irving combine (59P)..Cavs lead (1-0) in series.

Spurs-L-Houston…Rockets hit 22-3 point shots..scored 69-in lst half..led by as many as 39P…scored 126P on Spurs home floor…Pao Gasol (6P)..Lionel Adlridge (4P) in blowout loss..Houston leads (1-0) in series

(Schedule)

Washington-Boston..Game 1-of series
Golden State-Utah…Warriors well rested-Jazz had to grind thru series with Clippers.

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…………(Football)……..

(Teams)

Minnesota..will not pick up 2018-option QB-Teddy Bridgewater-still rehabbing knee surgery-might not play in 2017….
Minnesota..do pick up option of LB-Anthony Barr.

Green Bay..pick up 2018-option CB-HaHa Clinton Dix

Jaguars..pick up 5th year option QB-Blake Bortels for 2018

Chargers..pick up 5th year option CB-Jason Verrett.

Chiefs..pick up 5th year option DE-Dee Ford

Titans..Fire Director of Scouting-Blake Biddington

Colts..Fire Jimmy Raye-VP Football Operations

Buffalo..Interview Brandon Beane-assistant GM-Carolina for vacant Bills GM job.

Rams..CB-Troy Hill hit with 2G-suspension for DUI last year.

Raiders..CB-Gareon Conley-Top draft pick Ohio State-met with Cleveland police-gave DNA test-rape investigation continues.

(Roster Moves)

Bills..Sign FA-CB-Shareece Wright-ex Ravens-Chargers-49ers
Bears..Visit with FA-DT-Jaye Howard-ex Chiefs
Denver..Visit with FA-RB-Jamal Charles-ex Chiefs
Green Bay..Release RBs-Christine Michael-Don Jackson
Steelers..Release QB-Zach Mettenberger
49ers..Sign FA-C-Tim Barnes-Rams..FA-OG-Brandon Fusco-Vikings

(College Signings)

Atlanta..Sign FA-OT-Daniel Brunskill-San Diego State

Carolina..Sign FA-LB-Ben Boulware-Clemson..WR-Fred Moss-Miss St.
Carolina..Release DT-Robert Barber-Washington State-found out he was facing trial on felony assault charge.

Vikings..Sign FA-QB-Wes Lunt-Illinois..QB-Tom Armstrong-Nebraska
Tampa Bay..Sign FA-QB-Sefo Liufau-QB-Colorado

(Draft)

ESPN-NFL Network..Huge draft ratings…ESPN had (6.9M) viewers…NFL network (2.5M).

Draft Experts…Daniel Jeremiah-NFL Network hit on 7-first round picks…Mike Mayock (5)….Mel Kupier-ESPN (3)…Eddie Brown-UT (5)..Sam Farmer-LATimes (5)

ESPN…Additional layoffs continue of on air-talent and writers
NFL..Andrew Brandt..Phil Savage…Mark May
NBA..Marc Stien..Chad Ford
NASCAR..Alan Bestwick

ESPN..Also dropping “Baseball Tonight Show”-weeknights…Will only run on Sundays.

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………(Hockey)………

San Diego Gulls-L-Ontario (4-1)….Justin Auger 2-goals and an assist..Ontario pots 3-goals in 3rd period….Reign defense chokes off San Diego attack-held Gulls to 22-shots on goal…Reign had 33-shots on goal……Series is tied (2-2)..with 5th and deciding game Tuesday night at Valley View Casino Center.

(Scoreboard)

Penguins-L-Washington…KevinShattenkirk scores overtime goal…Pens scored 2-goals in (:48) to force OT…Sidney Crosby head injury-may have concussion.

(Schedule)

Ottawa-NY Rangers..Senators lead (2-0)
Nashville-St Louis..Predators lead (2-1)

Ducks…off till Wednesday-play in Edmonton..trail series (2-1).

Pittsburgh-Calgary..Trade rumor..Pens will move G-Marc Andre Fleury for high draft pick so they don’t have to put him on expansion list.

Chicago-Carolina..Trade..Blackhawks deal G-Scott Darling to Hurricanes.

LA Kings..Shopping G-Ben Bishop in trade-giving teams 2-months to sign him before he becomes Free Agent.

Colorado..Sign FA-D-Andre Mirinov-Moscow Dynamo-KHL
Montreal..Sign FA-D-Jaku Jerabek-KHL-Prague
Montreal..Sign FA-F-YVadim Shipachyov-KHL..scored 76P-50Games
Buffalo..Sign FA-D-Viktor Antipin-Magnitogorsk-KHL
Rangers..Sign FA-D-Neal Pionk-Minnesota Duluth

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