The Braves already cannot give an international signing bonus of more than $300,000 for 2017-18 and 2018-19 as penalties for exceeding their signing bonus pools.
Manfred said he intends “to discipline other Braves international baseball operations employees who participated in the misconduct.”
Beau Benzschawel, OG, Wisconsin — Benzschawel, a 6-6, 317-pound redshirt junior, was a big reason the Badgers were able to run for 247 yards in the 38-14 win over Iowa. Benzschawel is a three-year starter and should continue Wisconsin’s strong tradition of sending offensive linemen to the NFL. He and freshman center Tyler Biadisz paved the way for Kendric Pryor’s end-around 25-yard touchdown.
Darnell Nurse scored the Oilers’ final goal.
“The game was indefensible on my behalf,” Edmonton coach Todd McClellan said. “In every facet of the game, we were second. It wasn’t even close and I’m very, very concerned obviously the way some individuals played tonight.
“That’s about as poor as I’ve seen our group of defensemen play in my three years here.”
Veteran defenseman Jay Bouwmeester, a two-time All-Star, played his first game of the season for the Blues. He broke his left ankle when he was hit by a puck on the third day of training camp in September. … McDavid played after missing practice Monday with flu-like symptoms. …
The Lions have a non-existent running game, with only 64 yards Monday on 33 rush attempts, and a stagnant red-zone offense. Detroit’s defense ranks in the lower two-thirds of the league in most statistical categories. The Lions cannot simply rely on Stafford to lead them to wins every week.