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20 Feb 19
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Baseball umpire Lewis Williams III, a Soquel High and Cabrillo College alum, has been assigned three MLB games, including two at spring training in Arizona next month. Williams, honored as The Ted Barrett Umpire of the Year award winner at the 35th annual Hot Stove of Santa Clara Valley banquet in January, worked one MLB spring game a year ago. Williams will work home plate on March 13, when the Los Angeles Dodgers face the Chicago White Sox in Glendale at 7:05 p.m., and March 22, when the Chicago Cubs face the Cleveland Indians in Goodyear at 6:05 p.m. He’ll work the bases March 25, when the Colorado Rockies play the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes in Albuquerque, New Mexico, at 1 p.m. Men’s surfing Oi Hang Loose Pro: Santa Cruz’s John Mel did not advance out of Round 1 of the World Surf League’s Oi Hang Loose Pro, a Men’s QS 6,000 event held in Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco, Brazil, on Tuesday. Mel took third in his heat with a two-wave total of 9.37, finishing behind Brazil’s Bernardo Miranda (11.20) and Great Britain’s Luke Dillon (9.67) and ahead of Brazil’s Cuca Souza (5.46). Santa Cruz’s Nat Young will compete in Heat 2 of Round 2 against Peru’s Alonso Correa, American Benji Brand and Brazil’s Pedro Neves. The contest window runs through Sunday. Men’s basketball Cabrillo 76, at Monterey Peninsula 68: Sophomore guard Trey Whitley made 15 of his 17 free-throw attempts and finished with 26 points to lead the No. 19 state-ranked Seahawks in Coast Conference South Division action Monday night. He also had eight assists and three rebounds. Freshman forward Yeskin Williams added 18 points, eight rebounds and four assists. Davon Northcutt made three of his team’s seven 3-pointers and finished with nine points. Dymond Hanks had four points and four of Cabrillo’s 16 steals. Cabrillo (20-6, 9-2), second in division play behind Gavilan (24-2, 10-0), wraps up the regular season at West Valley (13-13, 7-3) on Friday at 7 p.m. College softball Sierra College 8, Cabrillo 5: Miranda Janisch struck out six batters in five innings but suffered the loss on the mound for the Seahawks in San Mateo on Monday. Kacey Sugimoto went 2-for-4 with a home run, a pair of runs and two RBIs. Madddy Johnson and Nicole Garcia were both 1-for-4 with a run, while Lauren LaHood batted 2-for-3 with a run. Cabrillo (4-3) plays at Merced on Tuesday in a doubleheader at 1 and 3 p.m. Women’s tennis Whitman 7, at UC Santa Cruz 2: UCSC freshman Ines Pelvang beat Audrey Grigore 6-2, 6-4 at No. 5 singles, but the Slugs dropped their finale at the UCSC Tournament on Monday. UCSC’s Therese Recidoro and Sabrina Lieu defeated Lori Sheng and Kattie Pak, 8-3, at No. 3 doubles. The Slugs’ Ashley Isaac lost to Andrea Gu, 1-6, 6-2, 6-4, at No. 1 singles and Vivian Lee lost to Pak 6-4, 7-6 (6) at No. 6 singles. UCSC (2-3) hosts American River on Saturday at noon. Reporting Scores Coaches are encouraged to report scores and highlights to sports@santacruzsentinel.com following games, by texting 831-216-6267 or by using the “Submit Scores” feature from the Sports pull-down menu at santacruzsentinel.com. Please include your name and contact number in the email.
20 Feb 19
Cheese, beer and food

As I sit typing this in my dad’s bedroom, at my dad’s computer, what do you think I am listening to? Led Zeppelin? Motley Crue? Judas Priest? Well, you’ve got another thing coming, because all I hear right now is the sonorous ‘thunk thunk thunk’ of Darby, chiseling away at the crystal excavation kit that […]

20 Feb 19
Tnewst

Jae C. Hong/Associated Press The Manny Machado sweepstakes are finally over.  According to ESPN.com’s Jeff Passan, Machado and the San Diego Padres agreed to terms on a contract Tuesday following his half-season stint with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reported the 10-year deal is worth $300 million, making it “the biggest free-agent […]

20 Feb 19
WARR - We Are Regal Radio

It turns out the wait for Manny Machado was not worth it, not for the Chicago White Sox or the Sox’s increasingly disillusioned fans.

20 Feb 19
soxnerd

NOTE: Here’s the latest in my series of nuggets on the 2019 White Sox 40-man roster, which began 40 days out from Opening Day When hot prospect Dylan Cease debuts, he will be the first alumni of the Class-A South Bend Midwest League team to play for the White Sox since Daniel Palka. Cease will […]

19 Feb 19
NFL Football news24

Here are the latest hot stove rumblings from the world of baseball Here

19 Feb 19
The Page

It took 113 days of free agency to play out, but Manny Machado is headed to San Diego on the largest deal ever handed out to a free agent. What does the deal mean for baseball’s new $300 million man, the team that signed him and other interested parties (read: Harper, Bryce)? We asked ESPN […]

19 Feb 19
For The Win

“I don’t want anybody from the AL East.”

19 Feb 19
High Velocity Sport

Winners and losers from Machado’s $300 million deal with Padres https://es.pn/2SLwYsc It took 113 days of free agency to play out, but Manny Machado is headed to San Diego on the largest deal ever handed out to a free agent. What does the deal mean for baseball’s new $300 million man, the team that signed […]

19 Feb 19
The Page

By Jeff Todd | February 19, 2019 at 11:27am CDTThe Padres have agreed to terms on a free agent contract with star infielder Manny Machado, according to ESPN.com’s Jeff Passan (via Twitter). It’s a ten-year, $300MM deal for the MVP Sports Group client, according to MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand (Twitter link). The contract includes an opt-out […]

19 Feb 19
Throneberry Fields Forever

The commissioner thinks there’s no such thing as a tanking team. The first three words of the previous sentence are wrong.

19 Feb 19
Kyle-O Sports

Breaking news on Tuesday regarding the very quiet free agent market erupted social media. ESPN’s Jeff Pasan reported that free-agent infielder Manny Machado has agreed to a long-term deal with the San Diego Padres. Neither Machado nor the Padres have confirmed the news. Reports have also surfaced that the deal is a 10-year, $300 million […]

19 Feb 19
Life at the Inn

Source confirms: Machado to #Padres, 10 years, $300M. First reported: @JeffPassan and @Feinsand. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) February 19, 2019 Welp, it’s official. This offseason has been a nightmare for White Sox fans. We’ve put our complete and total trust into Rick Hahn with this rebuild starting with the Sale trade, then the Quintana trade, […]

19 Feb 19
Archy news nety

actions To share Tweet pin sms to send e-mail Of: Andrew Joseph | 19 February 2019 12:57 pm Follow @ andyj0seph The MLB free practice market had been quiet for superstars Manny Machado and Bryce Harper with teams taking their time to make any moves. He changed Tuesday. The San Diego Padres have accepted a […]

19 Feb 19
blogtoblogchamps

The York Revolution announced three more player signings for the 2019 season, bringing back catcher/first baseman Isaias Tejeda and left-handed relief pitcher Dustin Richardson, while adding outfielder/second baseman J.P. Sportman. The additions were unveiled by manager Mark Mason live on “Revs Hot Stove Weekly” presented by Shipley Energy on SportsRadio 1350 WOYK.

19 Feb 19
High Velocity Sport

How Patrick Corbin won the winter https://es.pn/2TTC1TS Until Bryce Harper and Manny Machado find homes, it’s difficult to say which team won the offseason. Impossible, even. As for the player who won the winter, well that’s a no-brainer. When Patrick Corbin signed with the Washington Nationals back on Dec. 7 for $140 million over six […]