Hacksaw’s Headlines-Wednesday

Posted by on September 20th, 2017  •  0 Comments  • 


Padres-W-Arizona (6-2)…Wil Myers single-double..P-Travis Wood 2R-single..Padres now (68-83)

San Diego-Diamondbacks..Wednesday matchup..Dinelson Lamet (7-7)-vs-Robbie Ray (14-5).


Dodgers-L-Phillies (6-2)..Rhys Hoskins 3R-double-RBI single..Pkillies light up reliever Pablo Baez for 4-runs…LA wastes Yu Darvish 5inning-7K outing…LA has lost 19-of-24…

LA-Philadelphia..Wednesday pitchers-Alex Wood (15-3)-vs-Jake Thompson (2-2)

Dodgers…SS-Corey Seager still having elbow problems…Club will not give him a cortisone injection-would shut him down for 10-days to 2-weeks…


Angels-L-Indians (6-2)..Jay Bruce-Austin Jackson combine 7-hkits in game. .Tribe (25-1) in last 26-games

Halos-Tribe..Wednesday matchup..Ricky Nolasco (6-14)-vs-Josh Tomlin (9-9)



Yankees-W-Twins..Brett Gardner single-doublel-2RBI..NY won 10-of-13..
NY 3GB-Boston

Red Sox-W-Orioles..Sox score in 11th on Brad Brach wild pitch..Boston won 10-of-13.

Rockies-L-Giants…Hunter Pence 2R-HR..

Astros-W-White Sox…Jose Altuve HR..Houston (92-58).

Cubs-W-Tampa Bay..Cubs 3-no hit innings bullpen..Chicago won 8-row..

Washington-W-Atlanta..Ryan Zimmerman 3H-2RBI..Nats (92-59)..

Pirates-L-Brewers..Chase Anderson 5-hit shutout ..

Tigers-L-A’s..Jed Lowrie Grand Slam HR-RBI double..

Mets-L-Miami..JT Realmuto HR in 10th..Mets (65-87)..

Royals-L-Blue Jays..Darwin Barney 2R-HR…Ian Kennedy now (4-12)

Reds-L-Cardinals..Yadier Molina 3R-HR..Dex Fowler HR-2RBI

Texas-W-Seattle..Rangers get 2R in 8th



Mets…Using caution with P-Noah Syndegaard-elect not to put him back into rotation for final 2-weeks of season..coming back from LAT shoulder injury.

Mets..P-Matt Harvey says not ailing..but has (13.19-ERA) in last 4-starts.

Boston..2B-Dustin Pedroia-hit in face by batted foul ball at the plate.




Chargers…NFL says it is not concerned about the poor fan turnout for Chargers home games…says it believes LA market can support two strong football teams.

Chargers..K-Young Koo-who missed only 3-field goals in entire career at Georgia Southern-has missed 3-in two weeks in NFL…will remain the team’s kicker this week vs Kansas City.



Browns..QB-DeShone Kizer says migraine headache on Sunday had nothing to do with hits during game…has had headaches since his teen years.

Chiefs..C-Mitch Morse-not need surgery for sprained foot.

Giants..OT-Bobby Hart-ankle injury.

49ers..S-Eric Reid-torn PCL back of knee.

Seattle..TE-Jimmy Grahame hobbled by ankle..has 4R-2G.


Miami..Suspend LB-Lawrence Timmons 4G for going AWOL on team..could cost himself 6M contract.

Eagles..DE-Chris Long to give 6-game checks to Alma Mater-University of Virginia-for scholarships to underprivledged minorities.

Washington..Former Redskins WR-Santana Moss rips ex-teammate QB-Robert Griffin III-says RG3-mocked Mike-Kyle Shanahan when they were fired-then QB was buried by new coach Jay Gruden….Griffin responded he was victim of head coach who didn’t want him-yet he still led Redskins to divisional title before getting hurt.

Dallas..Owner Jerry Jones says disappointed with ‘effort’ of many players on team-not just RB-Ezekiel Elliott-caught loafing on plays.

Giants..coach Ben McAdoo criticizes QB-Eli Manning for sloppy play in Monday night loss to Lions…Giants offense 1TD-in-8 quarters

Colts..No passing touchdowns on offense in 8-quarters

49ers..No TDs in 8-quarters of play

Bears..Vote of confidence to QB-Mike Glennon.

Bengals..QB-Andy Dalton to remain starter despite 0-TDs in 2-games.

Chicago..Former Bears CB-Charles Tillman joins training program with FBI.

New York..NFL investigating domestic abuse charge against line judge Carl Johnson.

Washington…300-retired-ill NFL players hire lawyer for court-case-charging NFL is delaying-denying concussion settlement payments to players who need it now.

NFL Union…14-Member Player Council begins voting on whether to give Union Chief DeMaurice Smith a contract extension-or open it up to applications.

Toronto..CFL team signs FA-RB-James Wilder-former Lions.

Ottawa..CFL team names Ryan Lindley starting quarterback for Friday game at Winnipeg…Ex-Aztec replaces injured Drew Tate-Trevor Harris.

(Roster Moves)

Miami..Suspend LB-Lawrence Timmons-went AWOL from team hotel on Saturday-will not be reinstated.

Atlanta..Talk to FA-DE-Dwight Freeney after injury to Courtney Upshaw.

Saints..Workout DE-Lamarr Houston-ex Bears-Raiders

Jets..Release KR-Kalif Raymond.

Bears..Vote of confidence to QB-Mike Glennon.

Bengals..QB-Andy Dalton to remain starter despite 0-TDs in 2-games.


(College Football)

Aztecs..Begin prepping-critical game at Air Force. Coach Rocky Long
..Enjoyed Stanford win till 10am on Sunday
..Air Force-most important game season
..Winning MWC most important goal of season

..Air Force-Triple option tough to defend.
..SDSU-must take Fullback out of game on first option
..Make QB and RBs run sideways-get speed defenders there

..Altitude not part of issue in Colorado Springs
..Our defense gets lots of rest with all our sub-packages
..TV timeouts help us get rest too.

..Air Force defense blitzes edge-blitzes run gaps
..Air Force frustrated Michigan with blitz package

..Triple option best offense to run because you don’t have to block everyone..just people you are running at with option play.

..Huge respect Air Force players-don’t have as much time to prepare for game…they have attitude…enormous motivation to excel.

..Air Force players have given up personl freedoms to go to academy and to play…and then serve our country.

..Aztecs (3-0) and ranked…it’s never enough unless you go (12-0)

Florida…9-Gator players facing felony charges for running debit card scam-getting books other items, then selling at high prices on campus…3-other Gator players facing charges theft credit cards.




Lakers..Sign FA-C-Andrew Bogut to 2-year deal..Ex Milwuakee Bucks lst round round..has played for Golden State and Dallas…comes in to backup Brooke Lopez.

Clippers..Glen ‘Baby’ Davis..former power forward-thinking comeback in NBA-D League.




NHL…Crackdown begins with new slashing penalties…41-penalties called in 7-exhibition games…League outlaws slashes to players gloves-hands-forearms…must play the puck-not stick or player.

NJ Devils..C-Brian Boyle diagnosed chronic thyroid leukemia..placed on medication.

St Louis..D-Jay Bourmeester-out 3-6 weeks-chip fracture ankle
St Louis..F-Zach Sanford-gone 6-months-dislocated shoulder
Ottawa..F-Colin White-gone 8W-broken wrist.

Ducks-L-San Jose (5-0)..Preseason road game..FA-G-Rito Berra gives up 4-goals in 2nd period in shutout loss

Jaromir Jagr…offered contract to play for HC-Neftekhimik in KHL..in Russia…has received no contract offers in NHL-age 45.



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