Hacksaw’s Headlines-Wednesday

Posted by on April 5th, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 

….(Baseball)……

Padres-W-Dodgers (4-0)…Clayton Richard dazzling 8-shutout innings…got 16-groundball outs…helped by 4-double plays in blanking Dodgers..Yanger Solarte solo HR..Eric Aybar 2-doubles…Wil Myers 2-hits..Manny Margot 2-singles….

Padres-Dodgers…Wednesday matchup..Trevor Cahill-vs-Rich Hill

Dodgers..Send P-Julio Urias to Class A-Rancho Cucomonga to control innings

Dodgers..Legendary slugger Pedro Guerrero-very ill-Bronx, New York after suffering his 2nd stroke..is only (60)

Angels-W-Athletics (7-6)..Danny Espinoza hits 3R-HR in 9th inning for Angels…Raji Davis 2R-triple triggers rally for A’s…..

Halos-A’s…Wednesday matchup Garrett Richards-vs-Jharel Cotton.

(Scoreboard)

Giants-W-Arizona..Gorkys Hernandez 2H-4RBI..Brandon Crawford HR..Giants score 5-runs off Dbacks reliever Randal Delgado.

Cubs-W-Cardinals..Jake Arrieta 6-shutout innings..Albert Almora game saving over fence catch robs Redbirds of HR.

Mariners-L-Astros..Brian McCann-Carlos Gonzalez solo HRs-Houston wins 2nd night in a row

Yankees-W-Tampa Bay…Chase Headley (2-4) HR-2RBI-2Stolen Bases..CC Sabathia 5-shutout innings…

Rockies-W-Milwaukee..Charley Blackmon 2H..Greg Holland 2nd save in 2-nights

Indians-W-Rangers..Carlos Santana HR..(2-4) night..

Tigers-W-White Sox..Justin Verlander 10K outing..Ian Kinsler HR..JaCoby Jones 3R-HR…Nick Castellanos 2R-HR.

(Injuries)

Mariners..P-Felix Hernandez ailing with groin issue.
Mariners..P-Drew Smyly 60-Day-DL-elbow tendon injury from WBC
Mets..P-Seth Lugo-Plasma Platelet Injection-torn ULC-elbow from WBC
Mets..P-Steven Matz-elbow strain more serious than thought
Brewers..P-Javy Guerra-out 6W-calf injury-opening day

(Roster)

Mets..Option OF-Tim Tebow to Class A-Columbia.
Reds…Callup P-Bronson Arroyo for weekend start
Mariners..Sign FA-P-Evan Marshall-ex A’s-Diamondbacks
Red Sox..Sign FA-3B-Mike Olt-ex Cubs-White Sox

(MLB)

Washington…Nats fans hang banner “Impeach Trump” after he turns down offer to throw out first ball at home opener.

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………(Basketball)…………..

Lakers-at-San Antonio…Wednesday…LA (22-55)..Spurs (59-17)
Clippers-Dallas..LA now (47-31) on season.

NCAA Tourney TV Ratings…Gonzaga-North Carolina game (14.5R)..up 21% from last year….Entire tourney (7.2R)..up 13% from last year.

Kentucky..G-Malik Monk files for NBA draft…24-hours after teammate DeAaron Fox filed for draft.

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……………(Football)………..

Dallas..QB-Tony Romo retires to take job at CBS as lead analyst-replacing Phil Simms…Romo 7-major injuries since 2010 season….Walks away from 14M-contract….Cowboys get 14M-cap space..but take 7.5M cap hit this year and next.

Houston…Texans in scramble mode to find veteran QB…Jay Cutler-Colin Kaeperneck-Ryan Fitzpatrick-Blaine Gabbert still free agents on market.

Eagles-Ravens…Trade…Baltimore deals DT-Tim Jernigan and #4 to Eagles for #3 pick.

Cleveland..Visits with Oklahoma RB-Joe Mixon..possible mid-first round pick

Raiders…Owner Mark Davis regrets leaving Oakland…said if city had been able to come to him with a lease for land…upgraded infrastructure plan…funding partner and developer over the last two years-he would have negotiated to stay….City never put deal together.

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………(Hockey)………….

Ducks-W-Flames (3-1)…Pat Eaves scores 31st goal of season….Calgary lost 27-in row in Anaheim…Ducks now at 101 points-closing in on Pacific Division title.

Kings-W-Oilers (6-4)…Dustin Brown scores-triggers 5-goals in row for LA…..

Florida..Says interim coach Tom Rowe will not return as head coach next year after replacing Gerard Gallant this mid-season.

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…………….(General)……………..

Masters….Dustin Johnson-#1 in world-3 wins this year..will tee off (2:03PM) on Thursday at Augusta.

(10:30am)..Jordan Spieth..(10:56) Jason Day…(10:45) Phil Mickelson..(1:41pm) Rory McIlroy….Also in field…red hot Justin Thomas and Jon Rahm.

Masters…Young golfing star Jimmy Walker confirms he is fighting mono.

Soccer City…Michael Stone-investor for MLS team-says he has presented 118,000-signatures for initiative to put Qualcomm Stadium proposal on the table for a November 7th public vote…to privately purchase land…and fund Soccer-Aztecs stadium.

Manchester United…Interested in negotiating with FC-Barcelona star Neymar about transfer to EPL.

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