Hacksaw’s Headlines-Wednesday

Posted by on September 6th, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 

……..(Baseball)……….

Padres-L-Cardinals (8-4)..Jose Martinez HR-2R-HR..Harrison Bader 3R-HR….Travis Wood 2R-HR for Padres…but knocked out of box giving up 7R-in 2-innings..Padres now (62-77)

San Diego-St Louis..Wednesday matchup..Dinelson Lamet (7-6)-vs-Jack Flaherty (0-0)

Padres…Manager Andy Green says stealing signs is part of baseball on the field..but says use of electronics is barred and everyone knows that-referencing the Red Sox-Yankees dispute over use of cameras and wrist watch text messages…Green says Padres changed their signs 7-times in 3-game series with the Dodgers last week

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Dodgers-L-Arizona (3-1)…Diamondbacks score 2R on 10th inning throwing error…LA lost 10-of-11 games…Arizona has won 12-in a row

LA-Diamondbacks..Wednesday game..Kenta Maeda (12-6)-vs-Taijuan Walker (8-7)

Dodgers…P-Scott Kazmir-lst rehab start (2inn-53P-3K-2W)..been out most of year with hip injury
Dodgers..P-Brandon McCarthy put on 60-day DL
Dodgers..Callup 1st round draft pick P-Walker Beuhler (3.49-ERA) in AAA-AA
Dodgers..Callup OF-Joc Pederson from Oklahoma City despite hitting (.125)…callup OF-Trayce Thompson also.

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Angels-W-A’s (8-7)..CJ Cron RBI triple and 2R-HR..Ben Revere game winning RBI single in 10th…Halos won 6-of-8.

Halos-Oakland..Wednesday pitchers-Tyler Skaggs (1-4)-vs-Sean Manaea (9-9).

Angels..Acquire P-Dayan Diaz in waiver deal form Houston.

Angels..Used AL record 12-pitchers in 11-inning game vs Oakland-last (4:38) in length.

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(Scoreboard)

Yankees-L-Orioles..Jon Schoop-Mark Trumbo solo HR…Manny Machardo HR-2R-HR..Yankees fall 3-and-half behind Red Sox

Red Sox-W-Blue Jays..Hanley Ramirez RBI single in 19th inning..Red Sox used 12 pitchers in 6-hour game

Indians-W-White Sox..Jose Ramirez 2-solo HRs..Yan Gomes 3R-HR..Austin Jackson HR….Tribe wins 13th in row

Astros-W=Mariners..Cam Maybin 2R-HR

Rockies-W=Giants..Mark Reynolds-Nolan Arenado RBI doubles..SF now (54-87)

Cubs-L-Pirates..David Freese RBI single

Washington-W-Miami..Daniel Murphy HR..Stephen Strasburg (12-4)

Braves-Texas..Rained Out

Rays-W-Twins..Luca Duda solo HR-RBI single

Mets-L-Phillies..P-Ben Lively 2R single and 2R-HR..went 7-innings

Reds-W-Brewers..Scooter Gennett 3R-HR

Royals-L-Tigers…John Hicks HR-2R-HR for Detroit

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(MLB)

New York Times..Reports Yankees have turned over video evidence of Red Sox stealing Yankees signs in 3-game series…using video-and text message with an Apple wrist watch-to get info to batters….Red Sox admit Brian Holt..Dustin Pedroia and Chris Young were part of plan to swipe pitching signals…Boston was (5-for-8) at bat when they had men at second base-relating signals…Commissioner has yet to finish probe..Red Sox filed complaint against Yankees use of a TV monitor to steal signs…

Pirates..Give GM-Neil Huntington contract extension for 4-years-thru 2021.

(Injuries)

Giants..P-Mark Melancon rejects forearm surgery-wants to finish season.
Arizona..MRI-OF–Paul Goldschmidt-elbow
Cubs…P-Jake Arietta to miss start with hamstring issue
Cardinals..2B-Matt Carpenter-cortisone injection in shoulder
Washington..P-Eric Fedde-miss rest of season with forearm injury
Miami..Activate P-Yi Chen from DL
Braves..Activate SS-John Camargo from DL
Braves..Activate 2B-Danny Santan from DL
White Sox..Activate OF-Yoan Moncada from DL

(Roster Moves)

White Sox..Release P-Derek Holland (6.20-ERA)

Cardinals..Callup SS-Brey Valera-hitting (.314) in minors
Phillies..Callup SS-JP Crawford-top prospect
Brewers..Callup OF-Quentin Berry from AAA

Mariners..Sign FA-P-Seth Frankhoff from Cubs

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……….(Football)…………..

NFL…Considering moving Miami-Tampa Bay opening game to week 11-because of Category 5-Hurricane Irma-which could hit Florida coast by weekend…Storm had winds of 220-miles an hour on Tuesday in Eastern Carribean.

NFL..Arbitrator Harold Henderson upholds NFL 6-game suspension to Cowboys RB-Ezekiel Elliott for domestic abuse case last spring…..Elliott will be allowed to play opening day but then must miss 6-games…Judge will rule on Friday on Union request for an injunction of discipline because Commissioner Roger Goodall refused to consider certain evidence in his hearing.

Carolina..QB-Cam Newton says it is ‘unfair’ Colin Kaeperneck is not on an NFL roster.

Chargers..QB-Philip Rivers spends 200,000 to convert SUV into a video van complete with video screen…replay units…internet….Will do game prep while commuting 70-minutes daily to Costa Mesa training facility.

Bills..Roster purge continues…31-of-53 players on opening day roster did not play in Buffalo last year.

Rams…Day 39-of Aaron Donald contract holdout

Bears..Yet to decide who is backup QB to Mike Glennon…Mark Sanchez or Mitch Trubisky.

(Injuries)

Patriots..DE-Shea McClellin on IR-with knee injury
Bills..IR-QB-TJ Yates with concussion
Bills..QB-Tyrod Taylor passes concussion protocol-returns to practice
Raiders..IR-S-Obi Melinforium with knee injury-2nd round pick
Seattle..DT-Malik McDowell will remain on PUP with head injuries-2nd round pick.

(Roster Moves)

Chargers..Re-sign LB-Nick Dzubnar-to developmental squad
Ravens..Sign FA-RBs-Alex Collins-ex Seahawks…RB-Jeremy Langford-ex Bears.
Jets..Sign FA-WR-Jeremy Kerly-ex 49ers
Arizona..Sign FA-OT-Alex Boone-ex Vikings
Bills..Sign FA-DT-Cedric Thornton-ex Cowboys.
Browns..Sign FA-OT-Zach Banner-ex Colts
Packers..Sign FA-DT-Quinton Dial-ex 49ers
Raiders..Sign FA-S-Eric Harris-ex Saints
Atlanta..Sign FA-OT-Jordan Tripp-ex Packers
Tampa Bay..Sign FA-DT-Will Clarke-ex Bengals
Vikings..Sign FA-QB-Kyle Sloten-ex Broncos
Saints..Sign FA-DT-David Parry-ex Colts..WR-Max McCaffrey-ex Packers
Seahawks..Re-sign QB-Trevone Boykin

(College)

San Diego State…preparing for Arizona State spread formation…Coach Rocky Long says he has looked extensively at last year’s Aztecs tape of win over Cal…says Sun Devils and Bears run the same formations.

Alabama…Assistant coach Mike Locksley leaves team…young son shot to death in Columbia, Maryland over weekend.

Texas AM…Surgery QB-NKick Starkel-broken ankle-gone for year.

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…………….(Basketball)………………..

Knicks-Houston-Milwaukee now in disucssion on 3-way trade involving Carmelo Anthony….Knicks interested in Bucks F-Jabari Parker….Rockets would send F-Ryan Anderson to Milwaukee….Houston would get F-Carmelo Anthony.

Houston…Rockets franchise sold to Tilman Fertetta-owner of Landry Foods Restaurants…sale price 2.2B.

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……………..(Hockey)……………..

NY Rangers…Hire Brian Leetch-Brad Richards as assistant GMs.

Washington…Sign FA-D-Jyrki Jokipaaka-D-Ottawa

Francois Allaire…32-years as NHL goaltending coach-retires

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………(General)……………….

Soccer…Team USA-Honduras-World Cup Qualifier…Tie (1-1)…Bobby Wood scores on a scramble shot thru a maze of players in the 85th minute to tie the game and give US a critical point in battle for 3rd and final spot in regional qualifier….US can gain berth if they beat Panama and Trinidad in final 2-qualifying games in October.

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