Hacksaw’s Headlines-Wednesday

Posted by on June 6th, 2018  •  0 Comments  • 

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Padres-L-Braves. (14-1)….Atlanta blitz Jordan Lyles (4inn-8R-11H)…then pound Bryan Mitchell for 5-more runs…..in blowout game still in progress at press time….Freddy Freeman HR-RBI double…Dansby Swanson 2R-HR…Nick Markakis 3R-HR…..Friars used Corey Spangenberg to pitch 9th inning….Padres (6-3) last 9-games……Braves won 8-of-12……Atlanta (34-25)

San Diego-Atlanta…Wednesday matchup..Padres starter might be Matt Strahm-vs-Mike Foltyniewicz (5-3).

Padres…MLB Draft continued on Tuesday
(3)..Owen Miller-SS-Illinois State
(4)..Dylan Coleman-P-Missouri State
(5)..Dwayna Sutton-OF-East Carolina
(6)..Alex Vega-P-Puerto Rico

Padres…P-Joey Luchessi-throws BP to 5-batters before game to test ailing hip
Padsres..Activate P-Luis Perdomo from DL-list in El Paso

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Dodgers-W-Pirates.(5-0)….Joc Pederson 2R-HR…Yasiel Puig-Cody Bellinger solo HRs….LA won 13-of-17.

LA-Pittsburgh..Wednesday pitchers..Trevor Williams (5-3)-vs-Dodgers TBA

Dodgers…MLB Draft picks on Tuesday
(3)..John Rooney-P-Hofstra
(4)..Braydon Fisher-P-Iowa
(5)..Devin Mann-2B-Louisville

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Angels-W-Royals (1-0)…Andrew Heaney throws 1-hitter…Chris Young steals home…….Angels won 4-of-5…KC (21-40)

Halos-Kansas City…Wednesday pitcher-Shohei Ohtani (4-1) 3.18-vs-Ian Kennedy (1-6) 6.08.

Angels…sign 1st round pick-OF-Jordyn Adams..gets 3.4M-package.

Angels…MLB Draft Picks on Tuesday
(3)..Aaron Hernandez-P-Texas AM-Corpus Christie
(4)..Kyle Bradish-P-New Mexico State
(5)..Will English-P-Michigan
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(Scoreboard)

Yankees-W-Toronto…Aaron Hicks 3R-HR…NYY (39-18).

Boston-W-Detroit…JD Martinez 2R-HR…20th of year…Bosox (42-19)

Brewers-L-Indians…Lonnie Chisenhall 2R-signle…Milwaukee (37-24)

Seattle-W-Houston..Kyle Seager 3R-HR….Mariners won 14-of-17…Astros lost 7-of-10…

Arizona-W-Giants…Madison Bumgarner (8inn-2R) in first start ….D-Backs won 6-of-8

Twins-W-White Sox..Eduardo Escobar 3R-HR to win opener of twin bill
Twins-L-White Sox…Jose Abreu 2R-HR to win nitecap….Sox now (19-39)

Washington-W-Tampa Bay…Max Scherzer 13-strikout effort….Nats won 10-of-14

Rockies-W-Reds..Carlos Gonzalez 3H-3R-HR in win…Cincinnati (21-40)

Orioles-W-Mets…Manny Machado RBI single…Baltimore (17-42)…NY lost 11-of-15

A’s-L-Texas….Shin Choo-Joey Gallo 2R-HRs…Rangers hit 5-homers in all. ..

Cubs-L-Phillies..Nick Williams 2R-HR….Chicagon won 8-of-11

Cardinals-L-Marlins..Brian Anderson 3H-3RBI.Miami (20-39)

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(Injuries)

Braves..P-Jose Ramirez reinjures shoulder on rehab.

Mets..Activate 3B-Todd Frazier from DL
Giants..Activate P-Madison Bumgarner from DL
Yankees..Activate P-Adam Warren from DL
Yankees..Surgery P-Jordan Montgomery-elbow ligament
Tampa Bay..DL-P-Chris Archer-ribcage
Braves..DL-P-Julio Teheran-thumb injury

(Roster Moves)

Twins..Sign FA-C-Cam Rupp-ex Phillies
Yankees..Option P-Tom Kahnle to AAA
Tigers..Option P-Johnny Barbato to AAA
Indians..Option OF-Brad Zimmer to AAA
Mets..DFA-P-Buddy Baumann

(Draft)

Tampa Bay…Hits jackpot with P-Shane McClanahan-South Florida and P-Matt Liberatore-Arizona-both falling to them.

Oregon State…P-Luke Heimlich remains undrafted for 2nd year in a row…was implicated in a sexual incident with 6-year old neice when he was 15….withdrew from draft last year….was not drafted in first 3-rounds this week.

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…………..(Basketball)……………

(NBA Playoffs)

Golden State-at-Cleveland…Game 3-of series…Warriors lead (2-0)
Warriors…averaging 123P per game in series
Warriors…hit 28-3’s in series
Cavs..shot 43% in 2-games
Steph Curry..(30PPG)…Kevin Durant (26PPG)..Klay Thompson (22PPG) in series.

76ers..Hire Monty Williams as lead assistaznt….was assistant with San Antonio….spent 5Y as head coach with New Orleans Pelicans.

CM Newton…passes away (88)….won 509-wins with Alabama-Vanderbilt and other coaching jobs.

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……….(Football)……………..

(NFL)

Eagles-White House…Fallout continues from cancelled trip by President Donald Trump-with war of words
..Trump-“Eagles abandoned their fans and the flag”
..Trump-“Staying in lockeroom as disrespectful as kneeling during anthem
..Jeff Lurie-Owner made comment…”F–ing Disastrous President”
..Torrey Smith-WR tweeted “So many lies”
..Mayor Jim Kenney-“Trump fragile egomaniac-throw part no one attends”

Reggie Bush…Jury selection begins in lawsuit filed against operators of Edward Jones Dome in St-Louis…Bush suffered severe knee injury when he fell on a cement track 12-feet from the field-badly damaging his career….Cement area was not covered putting players at risk.

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(Injuries)

Chargers..WR-Mike Williams out of workouts-hamstring
Jets..TE-Terrelle Pryor-surgery foot
Jets..CB-Morris Claiborne-sprained wrist
Broncos..LB-Shane Ray reinjures wrist
Texans..Doctors clear DE-JJ Watt-QB-Deshaun Watson for full workouts

(Roster Moves)

49ers..Sign FA-S-JJ Wilcox-ex Steelers-Cowboys
Steelers..Sign FA-OT-Bryce Harris-ex Saints..TE-Ryan Malleck-ex Texans
Jets..Sign FA-DT-Chris Jones-ex Patriots-49ers
Giants..Sign FA-P-Taylor Symmank-ex Vikings
Browns..Release LB-Tank Carder
Bears..Release OT-Matt McCants

(Teams)

Giants..GM Dave Gettlemen diagnosed with lymphoma-will begin treatments immediately.

Patriots..QB-Tom Brady-TE-Rob Gronkowski-report for final week of OTAs.

(CFL)

Hamilton Ti-Cats…QB-Johnny Manziel will likely start this weekend-final preseason game vs Saskatchewan Roughriders….Regular starter Jeremiah Masoli will not play.

(College)

Utah..Hires Mark Harlan-USF as new AD…replacing retiring Chris Hill who has been with Utes for 31-years…Hill help found the Mountain West Conference then guided Utah into the Pac 12.

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……….(Hockey)…………..

(NHL Stanley Cup)

Washington-Las Vegas…Off night…series resumes in Las Vegas on Thursday…Caps lead (3-1)….No NHL team, since 1942, that led (3-1) in series has lost the NHL finals.

Edmonton Oilers..name Dave Manson as head coach at Bakersfield Condors-AHL
Calgary Flames..name Cail MacLean as head coach of Stockton Heat-AHL
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……….(General)…………

Manchester United…Acquires Brazilian midfielder ‘Fred” …Frederico Santos in 69M-transfer deal with Ukraine Donetsk team.

French Open….Novak Djokovic-upset by Marco Cicchinhto….struggled with injury issues to neck and arm during match……Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys post wins to advance to semi-finals.

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