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Sources: Dodgers ask Byrnes about GM job

Sources: Dodgers ask Byrnes about GM job

ESPN.com Updated Oct 17 (3 days ago)
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.
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  • Bochy once again pulling all the right strings

    Bochy once again pulling all the right strings

    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.
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  • Padres' Renfroe brings big bat to Fall League

    Padres' Renfroe brings big bat to Fall League

    MLB.com Oct 10
    Outfielder 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…
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  • Padres name Kemp director of international scouting

    Padres name Kemp director of international scouting

    MLB.com Oct 6
    When 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…
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  • Bochy fondly recalls youth days spent in DC area

    Bochy fondly recalls youth days spent in DC area

    MLB.com Oct 2
    Bruce 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…
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  • Giants Beat Padres 9-3, Gear Up for Wild-Card Game

    Giants Beat Padres 9-3, Gear Up for Wild-Card Game

    nytimes.com Sep 28
    Buster 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.
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  • Roundup: Cardinals Lose but Secure at Least Tie for Division Ti…

    Roundup: Cardinals Lose but Secure at Least Tie for Division Title; Tigers Stay in First

    nytimes.com Sep 28
    A grand slam in the 10th inning by the Reds’ Ramon Santiago beat the Pirates and opened the door for the Cardinals.
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  • Giants top Padres on Crawford's clutch hit

    Giants top Padres on Crawford's clutch hit

    A 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.
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  • Pence sits, ends consecutive starts streak

    Pence sits, ends consecutive starts streak

    MLB.com Sep 27
    For 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.
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  • Giants Hold Off Padres After Clinching Playoffs

    Giants Hold Off Padres After Clinching Playoffs

    The San Diego Padres rallied from six runs down and nearly spoiled San Francisco's delayed clinching party.
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  • Giants squeeze out win after clinching Wild Card

    Giants squeeze out win after clinching Wild Card

    MLB.com Sep 26
    The 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.
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  • Wieland's first win fueled by Medica's home run

    Wieland's first win fueled by Medica's home run

    With 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.
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  • Stubbs' HR, Barnes' Catch Lift Rockies Over Padres

    Stubbs' HR, Barnes' Catch Lift Rockies Over Padres

    nytimes.com Sep 24
    Drew 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.
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  • Stults, Rivera carry Padres past Rockies

    Stults, Rivera carry Padres past Rockies

    Eric 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.
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  • Padres shut down Ross for season

    Padres shut down Ross for season

    MLB.com Sep 22
    The 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.
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  • Giants rookie Chris Dominguez finds cute message on first home-…

    Giants rookie Chris Dominguez finds cute message on first home-run ball

    yahoo.com Sep 22
    A 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…
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  • Giants Swept by Padres; Fall 4 ½ Behind Dodgers

    Giants Swept by Padres; Fall 4 ½ Behind Dodgers

    The 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.
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  • Padres keep Giants from gaining ground

    Padres keep Giants from gaining ground

    ESPN.com MLB.com Sep 21
    Andrew 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.
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  • Erlin, Padres Bullpen Stifle Phillies 7-3

    Erlin, Padres Bullpen Stifle Phillies 7-3

    Robbie Erlin pitched six strong innings, Alexi Amarista and Will Venable homered and the San Diego defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 7-3 on Thursday night.
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  • Hamels Dominates Padres Again in Phillies 5-2 Win

    Hamels Dominates Padres Again in Phillies 5-2 Win

    nytimes.com Sep 18
    Cole Hamels dominated San Diego again as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Padres 5-2 on Wednesday night, ending a three-game losing skid.
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  • Amarista's Homer Lifts Padres Over Phillies 5-4

    Amarista's Homer Lifts Padres Over Phillies 5-4

    nytimes.com Sep 17
    Alexi 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.
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  • Smith scratched with sore right hamstring

    Smith scratched with sore right hamstring

    MLB.com Sep 16
    Right fielder Seth Smith was a late scratch Tuesday with a sore right hamstring, said Padres manager Bud Black.
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  • Cashner Lifts Padres Past Phillies, 1-0

    Cashner Lifts Padres Past Phillies, 1-0

    nytimes.com Sep 16
    Andrew 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.
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  • Video - Crawford Lifts Giants 00:30

    Crawford Lifts Giants

    Sep 27
    Brandon Crawford hit a two-run single with two outs in the eighth inning to lift the Giants over the Padres 3-1.
  • Video - Giants Clinch Playoffs, Rally Past Padres 00:56

    Giants Clinch Playoffs, Rally Past Padres

    Sep 25
    After the Giants clinched a playoff berth with a Brewers loss, they needed three runs in the seventh to fight off the Padres 9-8.
  • Video - Padres Hold Off Rockies 00:19

    Padres Hold Off Rockies

    Sep 24
    The Padres beat the Rockies 4-3 in their last home game of the season.
  • Video - Rockies Slip Past Padres 00:38

    Rockies Slip Past Padres

    Sep 23
    Drew Stubbs' home run in the top of the eighth lifted the Rockies over the Padres 3-2.

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