One day after requesting and being granted his release, Wade LeBlanc was re-signed by the Baltimore Orioles to a major league deal today, as Baltimore created a spot on its 40-man roster to sign LeBlanc.
The Seattle Seahawks officially released Jarran Reed today in a cap-motivated move. Seattle apparently spent the day trying to trade Reed with no takers, resulting in the release. Reed immediately becomes a free agent.
Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts confirmed today that Jimmy Nelson will start the season pitching out of the Dodger bullpen.
Collin Sexton missed a second straight game tonight with a sore hamstring.
Miami, Philadelphia, and San Francisco orchestrated a three-way trade today which resulted in San Francisco taking Miami’s 3rd overall pick, Miami taking Philadelphia’s 6th overall pick, and Philadelphia sliding into the teens. The trade-downs by Miami and Philadelphia would seem to be votes of confidence in Tua Tagovailoa and Jalen Hurts. Meanwhile, there’s speculation that San Francisco could now be eyeing Mac Jones with the 3rd pick.
Expand the Box Score does a deep dive on Najee Harris.
The Field of 68 has a lengthy interview with former Alabama player and one-time Indiana coach Mike Davis.
- Wade LeBlanc – signed by the Baltimore Orioles.
- Jarran Reed – waived by the Seattle Seahawks.
- Levi Wallace – re-signed by the Buffalo Bills (officially announced today).
GOLF WGC Dell Match Play Group 2 Round-Robin: Justin Thomas defeated Louis Oostuhuizen 3 & 2. Corales Puntacana Championship Rd 2: Lee Hodges – 72-73, +1, T60 Robby Shelton – 73-72, +1, T60 Dicky Pride – 75-74, +5, cut Club Car Championship Rd 2: Davis Riley – 72-69, -3, T38 Trey Mullinax – 72-72, E, cut Jonathan Griz (a) – 72-79, +7, cut Mexico Open Rd 2: Joshua Sedeno – 76-WD Kia Classic Rd 2: Kristen Gillman – 70-71, -3, T6 Stephanie Meadow – 68-75, -1, T17 Cheyenne Knight – 72-72, E, T25 Emma Talley – 73-76, +5, cut Jiwon Jeon – 72-77, +5, cut Lauren Stephenson – 78-72, +6, cut IOA Championship Rd 1: Janie Jackson – 72, E, T26 Lakareber Abe – 74, +2, T59 BASKETBALL Denver 113, New Orleans 108. JaMychal Green – 16 minutes, 2 points (1-1 2pg, 0-3 3pg), 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, 1 block, 5 fouls. Kira Lewis – 16 minutes, 6 points (2-2 2pg, 0-3 3pg, 2-2 FT), 1 rebound, 3 assists, 0 turnovers, 2 fouls. Cleveland vs Los Angeles Lakers. Collin Sexton – DNP (hamstring) TENNIS UTR Pro Series Atlanta Erin Routliffe defeated Raveena Kingsley 2-6, 7-5, 6-2. SWIM & DIVE ISCA International Senior Cup Women's 100m Fly A-Final: Flora Molnar – 1:00.44, 2nd.