Hacksaw’s Headlines-Tuesday

Posted by on June 27th, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 

……(Baseball)……….

Padres…Opened trade talks with Miami Marlins for SS-Adeiny Hechavarria…(.277) this year…6Y career average (.255)…becomes walk free agent at end of season…Marlins had 5-other clubs discussing deal..shipped him to Tampa for 2-prospects.i

Padres-Braves..Tuesday opener..Jhoulys Chacin (6-6)-vs-Sean Newcombe (0-2) 1.98-ERA…Chacin has (1.72-ERA) at Petco…(9.08-ERA) on road…Braves (36-39)…have 6-batters hitting better than (.299)..led by Matt Kemp (.320-12HR)

Padres…Batting order woes continue
..Wil Myers-since May 17th…(.201)…(23-114) with 47K
..Hunter Renfroe-since June 1st..(.179)…25K-in-79AB
..Franchy Cordero…(0-23) slump with 16Ks
..Alan Cordoba..(2-24) slump and (5-44) struggles

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Dodgers-L-Angels (4-0)….Ricky Nolasco threw 6-shutout innings..Yunel Escobar 2R-single…Snaps LA-10 game win streak…Dodgers still won 16-of-18

LA-Halos..Tuesday matchup..Kenta Maeda (5-3)-vs-Jesse Chavez (5-7)

Dodgers…Callup OF-Trayce Thompson and P-Brock Stewart…DL-P-Brandon McCarthy-knee issues..option P-Ross Stripling back to AAA.

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(Scoreboard)

Arizona-W-Phillies..Daniel Descales 3RBIs in win

Reds-L-Cardinals..Jed Gyorko-Randal Grichuck hit 2R-HRs

Cubs-W-Nationals..Will Contreras solo HR

Red Sox-W-Twins..Chris Sale now (11-3)..Mitch Moreland HR

Rangers-L-Indians..Rangers blow 9-2 lead-lost 13-9..Lonnie Chisenhall-Carlos Santana combine 6RBIs

Yankees-W-White Sox..Tyler Austin HR-RBI single

Rockies-L-Giants..Buster Posey RBI-double..Denard Span RBI-triple

(Roster Moves)

Miami-Tampa..Trade-Marlins deal SS-Adeiny Hechavarria to Rays for top minor leaguers OF-Braxton Lee and P-Ethan Clark.

Rockies-Cubs..Colorado deals P-Mark Carasiti to Cubs for P-Zach Rosscup
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Washington..Sign FA-P-Frankie Rodriguez-released by Tigers (7.82-ERA

(Injuries)

Yankees..DL-OF-Aaron Hicks-oblique
Yankees..Activate OF-Jacoby Ellsbury-been out with concussion
Yankees..MRI-SS-Starlin Castro-wrist
Yankees..P-CC Sabathia throws 35P-bullpen-test ailing hamstring
Giants..P-Madison Bumgarner-rehab start in Arizona (3inn-0Hits)
Houston..P-Dallas Keuchel-nerve issue in neck-not cleared to throw yet
Reds..P-‘Bronson Arroyo goes on 60D-DL
Reds..Activate P-Brandon Finnegan
Cubs..MRI-SS-Addison Russell-shoulder issues
Rockies..DL-P-Tyler Anderson-strained knee..DL-OF-Carlos Gonzalez-shoulder
White Sox..P-Zach Putnam-elbow surgery

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……….(Basketball)………………

Cavs-Indiana-Denver..Continue trade talks about 3-way deal….Nuggets would get Kevin Love..Cavs land Paul George..Indians acquires Kenneth Faried-Wilson Chandler and Em Mudiay.

Minnesota..Put G-Ricky Rubio back on trading block-averaged (16P-10A) per game last year.

Brooklyn Nets..G-DeAngelo Russell rebuts criticism of Magic Johnson that Lakers dealt him away because he was not a leader.

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…………..(Football)……………

Kansas City…Reports Chiefs fired GM-John Dorsey…poor management and communication skills….Refused to operate within chain of command…Was not big on discipline of players….Did not communicate with staff members…Worked on his own island.

Kansas City..Want to interview Scott Fitterer-Seattle for vacant GM job…George Paton-Vikings-turns down interview request.

New Orleans..Puts DT-Nick Fairley on Non Football Injury List with enlarged heart-will not play this year.

Rams..Confirm LA Coliseum will go from 90,000 to 74,000-season seating next year.

Tampa Bay..Spending 20M to build indoor practice bubble for team.

Minnesota…Prosecuting Attorney wants WR-Michael Floyd to serve 120-days in jail-violate probation for drinking herbal tea that contained alcohol and led to positive test while he is serving probation for DUI…Judge decides 1-day in jail..4-days house arrest.

Green Bay…ex-RB-Ahmad Green arrested on child abuse charges on Monday

Carolina…QB -Cam Newton cleared to begin full throwing in camp coming off shoulder surgery in spring.

Steelers..QAB-Josh Dobbs-praised for ability to consume NFL playbook.

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…………….(Hockey)…………….

NHL..Hall of Fame entrants named…Legendary Ducks-Winnipeg winger Teemu Selanne and Ducks F-Paul Karina….Selanne scored 76-goals in rookie season-finished with 683-goals in career….Kariya had (989-points in 989-games) and 402-career goals…Also named ex-Colorado Avs star Mark Cecchi-Played in over 1600-games…and longtime Buffalo-St Louis winger Dave Andreychuk-had 274-power play goals…Also named Clare Drake-great college coach in Canada.

Las Vegas Golden Knights…open 1st rookie camp on Tuesday..bringing 44-players in for 3-days of on ice work.

Las Vegas-Dallas…Trade-Knights deal D-Marc Method to Stars for 2nd round pick and G-Dylan Ferguson.

NHL…Free Agent Window opens…5-day negotiating period for teams to contact players and agents…Signings start on July 1st.

Ducks..Re-sign D-Korbin Holzer to 2Y-extension.
Dallas…Place G-Anti Niemi on waivers to buy him out.

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………..(General)………….

Americas Cup….Team Emirates of New Zealand won the 35th Cup title with dominant (:55) win over Team Oracle of USA on the Great Sound off coast of Bermuda….Kiwis jumped to a (:22) lead on second leg..built it out to (:35) lead..then ran away on final leg…First Kiwi title since 2000.

Soccer…Team Mexico-riddled by injuries as they head to Sochi, Russia for Confederation Cup semi-finals vs Germany on Thursday……Chicharito missed practice with quad injury…Diego Reyes with leg..Carlos Salcido with shoulder….El Tri will be without Andrew Guardado-out with yellow card suspension.

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