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Johnson's walk-off hit lifts Marlins over Padres

Johnson's walk-off hit lifts Marlins over Padres

MLB.com nytimes.com Updated 8 hours ago
For most of Friday night, the Marlins didn't have much bounce in their step. But after a frantic rally, they celebrated a 7-6 walk-off win on Chris Johnson's ground-rule double in the ninth inning.
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  • Padres recall Baumann, place Morrow on paternity list

    Padres recall Baumann, place Morrow on paternity list

    MLB.com 9 hours ago
    The Padres recalled left-hander Buddy Baumann from Triple-A El Paso for his third stint in the Majors prior to Friday's series opener against the Marlins. He takes the roster spot of righty Brandon Morrow, who was placed on the paternity leave list. Mor…
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  • Big bats back Hendricks, bring brooms to SD

    Big bats back Hendricks, bring brooms to SD

    MLB.com Aug 24 (2 days ago)
    Kyle Hendricks got a big boost from the offense before he took the mound, thanks to a three-run first, as the Cubs beat the Padres, 6-3, on Wednesday at Petco Park to sweep the series and improve to 36 games over .500 for the first time since 1945, when…
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  • Major League ERA Leader Hendricks Pitches Cubs Past Padres

    Major League ERA Leader Hendricks Pitches Cubs Past Padres

    nytimes.com MLB.com Aug 24 (3 days ago)
    Kyle Hendricks has another weapon, although it's not a pitch.
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  • SD's Ross to see first game action since Opening Day

    SD's Ross to see first game action since Opening Day

    MLB.com Aug 23 (3 days ago)
    Sure, it's just a California League game in late August. But when Tyson Ross takes the ball Thursday for Lake Elsinore, the Padres' Class A Advanced affiliate, he expects to have the same jitters that he had on Opening Day.
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  • Cubs Hit 3 HRs to Back Lester in 5-1 Win Over Padres

    Cubs Hit 3 HRs to Back Lester in 5-1 Win Over Padres

    nytimes.com Aug 23 (4 days ago)
    Jon Lester had another strong outing and his teammates powered their way to another win.
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  • Padres always looking to gain edge on bases

    Padres always looking to gain edge on bases

    MLB.com Aug 22 (4 days ago)
    The Padres have ruled the basepaths this season, thanks to a mindset handed down from the coaching staff to the players that emphasizes aggression.
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  • Perdomo Pitches Diamondbacks to 9-1 Win Over Padres

    Perdomo Pitches Diamondbacks to 9-1 Win Over Padres

    nytimes.com Aug 21 (5 days ago)
    Luis Perdomo sent a message to the San Diego Padres: He wants a spot in the rotation next season.
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  • Ray strikes out 13 in 7 frames to beat Padres

    Ray strikes out 13 in 7 frames to beat Padres

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 21 (6 days ago)
    In the best start of his young career, Robbie Ray was nearly untouchable Saturday night, leading the D-backs to a 2-1 victory over the Padres at Petco Park.
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  • Padres option Buchter to Triple-A El Paso

    Padres option Buchter to Triple-A El Paso

    MLB.com Aug 20 (6 days ago)
    The Padres optioned left-handed reliever Ryan Buchter to Triple-A El Paso on Saturday afternoon, amid a handful of roster moves that included optioning Nick Noonan back to El Paso, and recalling infielder/outfielder Patrick Kivlehan and left-handed pitc…
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  • Schimpf's 2 Homers Lead Padres Over Diamondbacks, 7-4 in 10

    Schimpf's 2 Homers Lead Padres Over Diamondbacks, 7-4 in 10

    Ryan Schimpf is making the most of his rookie campaign.
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  • Dickerson delivers as Padres edge D-backs

    Dickerson delivers as Padres edge D-backs

    The Padres made something out of nothing with a three-run, two-out rally in the eighth inning Thursday night. Then, in the ninth, that something nearly turned back into nothing, as the D-backs mounted a charge of their own, before closer Brandon Maurer …
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  • Mets skip Matz's start due to shoulder discomfort

    Mets skip Matz's start due to shoulder discomfort

    MLB.com Aug 19
    Shortly after pitching 7 1/3 shutdown innings against the Padres, Steven Matz felt a "little twinge" while throwing on a flat surface. The next day, Matz continued to feel it.
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  • Miller's blast lifts Archer past Padres in shutout

    Miller's blast lifts Archer past Padres in shutout

    MLB.com Aug 17
    After offensive outbursts the previous three games, it took only one swing to provide Tampa Bay with enough offense to win its fourth straight and complete a sweep over San Diego. Brad Miller hit a two-run homer in the first inning and Chris Archer made…
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  • Franklin hit by bat, exits with head contusion

    Franklin hit by bat, exits with head contusion

    Second baseman Nick Franklin was taken out of the Rays' 2-0 win over the Padres on Wednesday before the second inning after sustaining a head contusion. Kevin Kiermaier accidentally hit Franklin -- who was wearing a helmet -- on a back-swing while warmi…
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  • Archer, Miller Help Rays Sweep Padres, 2-0

    Archer, Miller Help Rays Sweep Padres, 2-0

    Chris Archer and Brad Miller did nearly all the work while the Tampa Bay Rays won their fourth straight.
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  • Rays' Duffy exits game early against Padres

    Rays' Duffy exits game early against Padres

    MLB.com Aug 16
    Rays shortstop Matt Duffy exited Tuesday's game after the third inning, and was replaced by Tim Beckham.
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  • Forsythe scratched with back spasms

    Forsythe scratched with back spasms

    MLB.com Aug 16
    Rays second baseman Logan Forsythe was scratched from the starting lineup on Tuesday with back spasms, the team announced before the Rays' 15-1 win over the Padres. Nick Franklin took over at second and batted leadoff.
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  • Smyly stymies Padres over 7 dominant in win

    Smyly stymies Padres over 7 dominant in win

    Pitching and timely hitting go a long way. The Rays got both on Monday night at Tropicana Field in an 8-2 win over the Padres.
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  • Video - Matt Kemp Conversation 03:19

    Matt Kemp Conversation

    Mar 7
    Padres outfielder Matt Kemp talks to Josina Anderson about moving on from the Dodgers' organization, preparing to play in a San Diego Padres uniform and addresses durability questions.
  • Video - Shields Embracing Expectations 03:02

    Shields Embracing Expectations

    Feb 28
    James Shields discusses his decision to sign with San Diego during the offseason, the mentality of going deep into games and facing expectations.
  • Video - High Expectations For New-Look Padres 03:38

    High Expectations For New-Look Padres

    Feb 28
    San Diego's big offseason acquisitions Justin Upton and Matt Kemp discuss the Padres' chemistry and share their expectations for the 2015 season.
  • Video - Padres Land James Shields 02:16

    Padres Land James Shields

    Feb 9
    Buster Olney discusses the report that the Padres and pitcher James Shields have agreed to a four-year deal and also talks about San Diego's busy offseason.