Alvarez called up in flurry of roster moves
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Of the four players that the Padres received from the Angels for All-Star closer Huston Street, none was held in higher regard than 23-year-old right-hander R.J. Alvarez. On Tuesday, the Padres sent a clear message -- they want to get a look at Alvarez,…Upvote Share Tweet
Bochy becomes seventh to manage a sonMLB.com 1 hour agoBrett Bochy, who once patrolled the Padres dugout as a bat boy when father Bruce Bochy managed the club, joined dad once again on Tuesday, only this time as a player. The right-hander joined the second round of Giants September callups.Upvote Share Tweet
Ross extends quality streak to 14 vs. D-backsMLB.com Sep 1 (yesterday)Tyson Ross extended his streak of quality starts to 14 and Cory Spangenberg shined in his Major League debut as the Padres defeated the Diamondbacks, 3-1, in the opener of a four-game series at Petco Park on Monday.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 1 (yesterday)Philadelphia’s Cole Hamels went six innings, striking out seven, before giving way to the bullpen in a rout of Atlanta.Upvote Share TweetCory Spangenberg had a two-run single for his first big league hit and Tyson Ross pitched six strong innings to lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday.Upvote Share TweetHyun-Jin Ryu came off the disabled list to pitch four-hit ball over seven innings, and Matt Kemp singled in the go-ahead run to help the Dodgers beat the Padres 7-1.Upvote Share Tweet
Padres earn third straight walk-off winMLB.com Aug 31 (3 days ago)Alexi Amarista's bloop single to center field in the bottom of the 10th inning Saturday lifted the Padres to a 2-1 victory over the Dodgers before a sold-out crowd of 43,926 at Petco Park.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)Yasiel Puig is hitless in his last 18 at-bats and has only two home runs since May 28. In addition, Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said, Puig is 1-for-11 with four strikeouts lifetime against Padres starting pitcher Andrew Cashner.Upvote Share Tweet
Stewing Roenicke: Ump 'terrible behind plate'ESPN.com Aug 28 (6 days ago)Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said he might as well have thrown the towel in as early as the second inning of a 3-2 loss to the Padres on Wednesday thanks to plate umpire Mark Ripperger, who "we've had before, and he is terrible behind home plate."Upvote Share Tweet
Rivera delivers game-tying homer, walk-off singleMLB.com Aug 28 (6 days ago)Rene Rivera 's game-winning single in the bottom of the 10th inning Wednesday gave the Padres a 3-2 victory over the Brewers before a crowd of 21,156 at Petco Park.Upvote Share Tweet
Padres name plaza at Petco after Bud Selig as All-Star bid loomsyahoo.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)Just announced: Palm Court Plaza will be dedicated to Commissioner Selig & will be renamed Selig Hall of Fame Plaza pic.twitter.com/6Diyriu105— San Diego Padres (@Padres) August 27, 2014 The San Diego Padres announced Tuesday the renaming of a plaza…Upvote Share TweetTyson Ross extended his franchise record streak of consecutive quality starts to 13 as the Padres defeated the Brewers, 4-1, on Tuesday Petco Park.Upvote Share TweetKyle Lohse pitched six strong innings while Ryan Braun and Aramis Ramirez hit home runs to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to a 10-1 win over the San Diego Padres on Monday night.Upvote Share TweetYasmani Grandal and Will Venable homered to lead a 7-4 victory over the D-backs on Sunday at Chase Field, giving Ian Kennedy his 10th win of the season and Bud Black his 600th as Padres manager.Upvote Share Tweet
Gregorius' three-run shot in eighth tops PadresMLB.com Aug 23After losing an early lead, the D-backs clinched their series with the Padres with a 5-2 win on Saturday night at Chase Field thanks to a late home run by Didi Gregorius.Upvote Share Tweet
Collmenter and D-Backs Beat Padres 5-1nytimes.com Aug 23Josh Collmenter came two outs away from a complete game, holding the San Diego Padres without an earned run on four hits over 8 1-3 innings in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 5-1 win Friday night.Upvote Share TweetClayton Kershaw scattered three hits over eight innings while outdueling Tyson Ross, Justin Turner hit a two-run homer and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the San Diego Padres 2-1 Thursday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Benoit to avoid DL, targets weekend returnMLB.com Aug 21The Padres think that they have caught a break with closer Joaquin Benoit and his sore right shoulder.Upvote Share Tweet
Dodgers fall in another hole, can't get outMLB.com Aug 21Roberto Hernandez pitched in front of the home folks for the first time, and he didn't have his best stuff, though he didn't get much help from either his offense or his defense in a 4-1 loss to the Padres at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Aug 21Alexi Amarista had two hits and drove in a run, Eric Stults combined with three relievers on a six-hitter and the San Diego Padres defeated the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Dodgers Avoid SweepAug 31Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out seven batters over seven innings to lead the Dodgers past the Padres 7-1.
Padres Walk Off Against BrewersAug 27Rene Rivera's RBI single in the bottom of the 10th lifted the Padres past the Brewers 3-2.
Collmenter Pitches Diamondbacks Past PadresAug 22Josh Collmenter struck out eight in the Diamondbacks' 5-1 win over the Padres.
Kershaw Takes No-No Into SixthAug 21Clayton Kershaw surrendered his first hit in the sixth inning and struck out 10 over eight innings in the Dodgers' 2-1 win over the Padres.
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