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New Los Angeles Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman has spoken to former Diamondbacks and Padres general manager Josh Byrnes about the Dodgers' vacant GM position, according to team sources.Upvote Share Tweet
MLB.com Oct 17 (3 days ago)Jake Peavy has witnessed Bruce Bochy manage since he was a 20-year-old pitcher just emerging with the Padres. Bochy is in his 20th season managing, 12 with the Padres and eight in San Francisco.Upvote Share Tweet
Padres' Renfroe brings big bat to Fall LeagueMLB.com Oct 10Outfielder Hunter Renfroe, the 13th overall pick in the 2013 Draft and the Padres' No. 4 prospect, has gotten off to a hot start in the Arizona Fall League. On Thursday night, he went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run to help lead Surprise to a 7-4 victor…Upvote Share Tweet
Padres name Kemp director of international scoutingMLB.com Oct 6When A.J. Preller was hired as gm of the Padres in August, Chris Kemp was excited for him, but in no way saw it as an opportunity to leave his own post with the Rangers for a job and a chance to be reunited with Preller in San Diego. But when Preller re…Upvote Share Tweet
Bochy fondly recalls youth days spent in DC areaMLB.com Oct 2Bruce Bochy is in his eighth year managing the Giants. Before that he was the Padres' manager for a dozen seasons. Less known is that he has a strong geographical attraction to the Washington, D.C., area. His father was stationed at the Pentagon, moving…Upvote Share Tweet
Giants Beat Padres 9-3, Gear Up for Wild-Card Gamenytimes.com Sep 28Buster Posey and Adam Duvall homered, and the San Francisco Giants geared up for the NL wild-card game by beating the San Diego Padres 9-3 in the regular-season finale Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Roundup: Cardinals Lose but Secure at Least Tie for Division Title; Tigers Stay in Firstnytimes.com Sep 28A grand slam in the 10th inning by the Reds’ Ramon Santiago beat the Pirates and opened the door for the Cardinals.Upvote Share TweetA reserve-laden lineup loaded the bases in the eighth inning Saturday for Brandon Crawford, whose two-run single was enough to back stellar pitching as the Giants defeated the Padres, 3-1, inside AT&T Park.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Sep 27For Giants right fielder Hunter Pence, preparing for the postseason took an unusual turn Saturday: resting. Pence wasn't in Saturday's lineup, ending his Major League-high streak of 331 consecutive starts.Upvote Share TweetThe San Diego Padres rallied from six runs down and nearly spoiled San Francisco's delayed clinching party.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Sep 26The Giants scored in each of the first five innings, Pablo Sandoval drove in four runs and the Giants recovered from blowing a six-run lead en route to defeating the Padres, 9-8, inside AT&T Park on Thursday.Upvote Share TweetWith a 4-3 victory over Colorado -- the first career win for starter Joe Wieland -- the Padres wrapped up their most successful home campaign since 1998 and tied their third highest home win total ever.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 24Drew Stubbs hit a tiebreaking home run leading off the eighth and left fielder Brandon Barnes robbed Rene Rivera of a tying shot in the bottom of the inning to lead the Colorado Rockies to a 3-2 victory against the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.Upvote Share TweetEric Stults didn't allow a run over 6 1/3 innings and Rene Rivera knocked in the only run of the game Monday as the Padres edged the Rockies, 1-0, before a crowd of 19,770 at Petco Park.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Sep 22The Padres officially put a finish to Tyson Ross' 2014 season on Monday, saying that he will not make another appearance during the team's final seven regular season games.Upvote Share Tweet
Giants rookie Chris Dominguez finds cute message on first home-run ballyahoo.com Sep 22A 27-year-old rookie with the San Francisco Giants, slugger Chris Dominguez enjoyed his first career hit — a towering home run at Petco Park — in his first major league start Sunday afternoon. The Giants fell to the San Diego Padres 5-2, further complic…Upvote Share TweetThe reeling San Francisco Giants managed just six hits off Ian Kennedy and three relievers, losing 8-2 to the San Diego Padres on Sunday to fall 4 ½ games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West race.Upvote Share TweetAndrew Cashner pitched brilliantly into the ninth inning and the San Diego Padres beat San Francisco 3-2 Saturday night to keep the Giants from gaining ground on the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers.Upvote Share TweetRobbie Erlin pitched six strong innings, Alexi Amarista and Will Venable homered and the San Diego defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 7-3 on Thursday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Hamels Dominates Padres Again in Phillies 5-2 Winnytimes.com Sep 18Cole Hamels dominated San Diego again as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Padres 5-2 on Wednesday night, ending a three-game losing skid.Upvote Share Tweet
Amarista's Homer Lifts Padres Over Phillies 5-4nytimes.com Sep 17Alexi Amarista had three hits, including a go-ahead two-run homer, to lead the San Diego Padres to a 5-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Smith scratched with sore right hamstringMLB.com Sep 16Right fielder Seth Smith was a late scratch Tuesday with a sore right hamstring, said Padres manager Bud Black.Upvote Share Tweet
Cashner Lifts Padres Past Phillies, 1-0nytimes.com Sep 16Andrew Cashner pitched a two-hitter for his third career shutout and the San Diego Padres scored on Cody Asche's fielding error in the second inning Monday night to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0.Upvote Share Tweet
Crawford Lifts GiantsSep 27Brandon Crawford hit a two-run single with two outs in the eighth inning to lift the Giants over the Padres 3-1.
Giants Clinch Playoffs, Rally Past PadresSep 25After the Giants clinched a playoff berth with a Brewers loss, they needed three runs in the seventh to fight off the Padres 9-8.
Padres Hold Off RockiesSep 24The Padres beat the Rockies 4-3 in their last home game of the season.
Rockies Slip Past PadresSep 23Drew Stubbs' home run in the top of the eighth lifted the Rockies over the Padres 3-2.
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At 38, Peyton Manning’s Prime is Right NowOct 20In the Denver locker room Sunday night, after his 246th NFL regular-season game, Peyton Manning asked, “Where’s Demaryius?” Wide receiver Demaryius Thomas, someone said, was on his way out to the field to do an interview with NBC. “We gotta get him back…
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Jets acquire Seahawks WR Harvin in tradeOct 17The Seattle Seahawks have agreed to trade wide receiver Percy Harvin to the New York Jets, sources confirmed to ESPN.