Return performance a success for Grandal
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Not a bad spring debut for Padres' catcher Yasmani Grandal, who played in his first game since July 6 of last season. Grandal, coming off arthroscopic surgery on his left knee last August, had a single in his first at-bat, while also catching the final …Upvote Share Tweet
Andrew Cashner threw four more scoreless innings Monday in the San Diego Padres' 5-0 win over the Colorado Rockies.Upvote Share TweetAs the disappointment has diminished, Cameron Maybin can now marvel at his seemingly never-ending bad luck.Upvote Share Tweet
Pair of calls upheld by replay in Padres-D-backs gameMLB.com Updated Mar 9 (yesterday)D-backs manager Kirk Gibson used a replay challenge for the first time Sunday when he asked umpires to review a first-inning play at first base. With Chris Owings at first base, Paul Goldschmidt hit a grounder to first that Tommy Medica bobbled and then…Upvote Share Tweet
Brantley Has 4 Hits, Indians Tie Padres 4-4 in 10nytimes.com Updated Mar 8 (2 days ago)Michael Brantley extended his strong start to the spring with four more hits, including two doubles, as the Cleveland Indians tied the San Diego Padres 4-4 in 10 innings Saturday.Upvote Share Tweet
Making up for lost time, K-Rod on scheduleMLB.com Updated Mar 8 (2 days ago)Francisco Rodriguez, who arrived in Brewers camp about two weeks late, said he would throw live batting practice on Sunday before making his first appearance in a Cactus League game either Wednesday against the Angels or Thursday against the Padres.Upvote Share Tweet
Padres welcome well-traveled CastellanosMLB.com Updated Mar 8 (2 days ago)If Alex Castellanos has learned anything from his peculiar offseason, it was to never get too attached to one organization. Since Oct. 23, Castellanos has been property of the Dodgers, Red Sox, Rangers and now the Padres, who claimed him off waivers fro…Upvote Share Tweet
Ross Hitless Again; Padres Beat Brewers 6-2nytimes.com Updated Mar 7 (3 days ago)Tyson Ross pitched hitless ball for the second straight start, helping the San Diego Padres beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-2 Friday.Upvote Share Tweet
Padres' Yasmani Grandal performs epic video bomb and teammate Seth Smith has no ideayahoo.com Updated Mar 7 (3 days ago)Photobombing and videobombing are trendy, but the actions almost always will be funny. At some point, maybe during a somber interview about a dead person, it won't be appropriate. But during a baseball interview, sometimes it's necessary to move the act…Upvote Share TweetSan Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin met with doctors Thursday and opted against surgery for his ruptured left biceps tendon, GM Kevin Towers told multiple media outlets.Upvote Share Tweet
Fielder Stays Hot; Rangers Beat Padres 8-4nytimes.com Updated Mar 6 (4 days ago)Prince Fielder kept up his hot spring training start by lining an RBI single in a two-run first inning and then doubling in the Texas Rangers' 8-4 victory over the San Diego Padres on Thursday.Upvote Share Tweet
Man In Mike Vick Jersey Hauls Ass To Rob Children Of Home Run Balldeadspin.com Updated Mar 6 (4 days ago)Jurickson Profar hit a monstrous home run to the grassy knoll in right-center field during the Rangers game against the Padres this afternoon. Many families were enjoying a little picnic while watching a ballgame on that knoll and thought for a split se…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Mar 5 (5 days ago)Nick Hundley hit a three-run homer off White Sox ace Chris Sale in the first inning Wednesday and the San Diego Padres defeated Chicago 8-0.Upvote Share Tweet
Kennedy not afraid to look in the mirror for answersMLB.com Updated Mar 5 (5 days ago)Just two seasons removed from winning 21 games with the D-backs, Ian Kennedy was traded to the Padres last season. Kennedy and pitching coach Darren Balsley implemented a series of drills over the winter to help the right-hander regain the form that wor…Upvote Share Tweet
Goldschmidt, Prado Lead Diamondbacks Past Padresnytimes.com Updated Mar 4 (6 days ago)Paul Goldschmidt scored three runs, Martin Prado got three hits and the Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the San Diego Padres 8-6 on Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Quentin finally gets a chance to test out kneeMLB.com Updated Mar 4 (6 days ago)Carlos Quentin, who had surgery in August to remove debris and floating particles from his knee, was the last of the Padres' regular position players to make his Cactus League debut.Upvote Share Tweet
Johnson and Lincecum Strong in Spring Debutsnytimes.com Updated Mar 3Josh Johnson and Tim Lincecum made successful spring debuts on Monday in the San Diego Padres' 7-2 win over the San Francisco Giants.Upvote Share TweetPromising San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin will miss two-to-three months after rupturing his left biceps tendon while making a diving catch in a spring training game, the team said on Monday.Upvote Share Tweet
Johnson pleased with first Padres spring startMLB.com Updated Mar 3Josh Johnson was encouraged by his two-inning stint against the Giants at Scottsdale Stadium on Monday. He tossed two scoreless innings with two strikeouts and showed a dandy changeup in his 22-pitch outing that included 15 strikes.Upvote Share Tweet
Phillips Sharp With Bat and Glove, Reds Top Padresnytimes.com Updated Mar 2Cincinnati second baseman Brandon Phillips flashed his All-Star form at the plate and in the field Sunday as the Reds beat a split squad of San Diego Padres 15-4.Upvote Share Tweet
Beckett Strikes Out 3 as Dodgers Tie Padresnytimes.com Updated Mar 2Josh Beckett's comeback from surgery got off to a promising start Sunday with three strikeouts over two scoreless innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers and a San Diego Padres split squad played to a 3-all tie.Upvote Share Tweet
Vargas Pitches 2 Scoreless for Royals vs Padresnytimes.com Updated Mar 1Jason Vargas pitched two scoreless innings in his Kansas City debut and Alex Gordon doubled home two runs as the Royals beat the San Diego Padres 7-3 that was called after seven innings Saturday because of rain.Upvote Share Tweet
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