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Padres topple Marlins with three solo shots

Padres topple Marlins with three solo shots

MLB.com Updated Jul 25 (3 days ago)
With the game tied, 1-1, with two outs in the bottom of the fifth Friday night, Yonder Alonso and Matt Kemp hit back-to-back home runs, solidifying the Padres' 3-1 win over the Marlins.
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  • Kennedy, Subject of Trade Talk, Pitches Padres Past Marlins

    Kennedy, Subject of Trade Talk, Pitches Padres Past Marlins

    nytimes.com Jul 26 (3 days ago)
    Ian Kennedy, being mentioned in various trade scenarios, pitched six strong innings and the San Diego Padres defeated the Miami Marlins 3-1 on Saturday night.
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  • Padres weighing options ahead of Deadline

    Padres weighing options ahead of Deadline

    MLB.com Jul 24 (4 days ago)
    Padres executive chairman Ron Fowler dismissed an online report Thursday that indicated the team has become sellers in advance of the July 31 Trade Deadline.
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  • Koehler Pitches Marlins to 4-0 Win Over Padres

    Koehler Pitches Marlins to 4-0 Win Over Padres

    nytimes.com Jul 24 (5 days ago)
    Tom Koehler threw seven strong innings, combining with two relievers on a three-hitter that lifted the Miami Marlins to a 4-0 win over the San Diego Padres on Thursday night.
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  • MLB Trade Deadline Daily: Reds' deadline motivation and mo…

    MLB Trade Deadline Daily: Reds' deadline motivation and more

    ESPN.com Jul 23 (5 days ago)
    MLB Trade Deadline Daily: Reds' deadline motivation and more
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  • Dale Thayer Throws Gum After Giving Up Grand Slam; Benches Late…

    Dale Thayer Throws Gum After Giving Up Grand Slam; Benches Later Clear

    deadspin.com yahoo.com Jul 22 (6 days ago)
    Tuesday night’s Giants-Padres game generated a nice baseball beef between the divisional rivals. On a chart of cooking steak, it’d probably register at a “medium.” The tiff did involve a thrown piece of gum, however, so that’s fun.Read more...
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  • Heston flashes no-hit stuff in earning 10th win

    Heston flashes no-hit stuff in earning 10th win

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 22 (6 days ago)
    Chris Heston admitted his concentration briefly yielded to frustration during the Giants' 9-3 victory Tuesday night over the San Diego Padres. That moment occurred when Melvin Upton Jr. ended Heston's bid for a no-hitter by leading off San Diego's half …
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  • Padres nip Giants for fifth straight victory

    Padres nip Giants for fifth straight victory

    MLB.com Jul 21
    Matt Kemp hit a two-run home run Monday as the Padres extended their win streak to a season-best five games with a 4-2 victory over the Giants at Petco Park.
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  • Kemp's 2-Run Homer Helps Carry Padres Over Giants, 4-2

    Kemp's 2-Run Homer Helps Carry Padres Over Giants, 4-2

    nytimes.com Jul 21
    Matt Kemp hit a two-run homer to help the San Diego Padres beat the World Series champion San Francisco Giants 4-2 Monday night and extend their winning streak to a season-high five games.
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  • J. Upton still out, but oblique injury doing better

    J. Upton still out, but oblique injury doing better

    MLB.com Jul 20
    A day after leaving Sunday's game because of tightness in his left oblique, Padres left fielder Justin Upton wasn't in Monday's starting lineup against the Giants. San Diego assistant general manager Josh Stein said the organization was encouraged Upton…
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  • In rare occurrence, Padres game rained out

    In rare occurrence, Padres game rained out

    MLB.com Jul 19
    Sunday marked the first rained out game at Petco Park since April 4, 2006, a span of 820 games at the Padres' downtown ballpark, which opened in 2004.
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  • Rockies-Padres Postponed by Rare Rainout in San Diego

    Rockies-Padres Postponed by Rare Rainout in San Diego

    nytimes.com Jul 19
    It was a rare summer day in San Diego — a Padres game was rained out.
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  • Padres, MLB unveil 2016 All-Star game logo

    Padres, MLB unveil 2016 All-Star game logo

    yahoo.com Jul 19
    With the second half of the 2015 regular season underway, it's officially time to turn the page on an exciting and newsworthy All-Star week in Cincinnati. It's also time to put at least some focus on the 2016 Midsummer Classic, which will be hosted by S…
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  • Friars flash power again to win 4th straight

    Friars flash power again to win 4th straight

    MLB.com Jul 19
    Clint Barmes broke a tie with a two-run home run in the seventh inning Saturday as the Padres defeated the Rockies, 5-4, at Petco Park.
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  • Padres' Myers (wrist) nears baseball activities

    Padres' Myers (wrist) nears baseball activities

    ESPN.com Jul 19
    Padres' Myers (wrist) nears baseball activities
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  • Padres ride power surge past Rox, win 3rd straight

    Padres ride power surge past Rox, win 3rd straight

    MLB.com Jul 18
    After finishing the first half of the season fourth in the NL West with a disappointing 41-49 record, San Diego picked up a win, defeating the Rockies, 4-2, at Petco Park on Friday night.
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  • Barmes, Hedges Homer to Give Padres 5-4 Win Over Rockies

    Barmes, Hedges Homer to Give Padres 5-4 Win Over Rockies

    nytimes.com Jul 18
    Clint Barmes hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the seventh and rookie catcher Austin Hedges homered and threw out a runner for the San Diego Padres, who beat the Colorado Rockies 5-4 Saturday night for their fourth straight win.
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  • Giants expect Affeldt to make return soon

    Giants expect Affeldt to make return soon

    MLB.com Jul 17
    If all goes well, the Giants should have left-handed reliever Jeremy Affeldt back sometime during the team's next series against the Padres at Petco Park.
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  • Ross Pitches Well as Padres Edge Rangers 2-1

    Ross Pitches Well as Padres Edge Rangers 2-1

    nytimes.com Jul 12
    Tyson Ross pitched 6 2-3 shutout innings as the San Diego Padres edged the Texas Rangers 2-1 on Sunday.
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  • Rangers halt skid, extend Padres' slide

    Rangers halt skid, extend Padres' slide

    The Rangers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Padres on Friday night. The Padres have lost six straight, while the Rangers also snapped an eight-game home skid.
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  • J. Upton returns from sore left oblique

    J. Upton returns from sore left oblique

    MLB.com Jul 10
    Padres left fielder Justin Upton was scratched from Wednesday's lineup with soreness in his left oblique. He felt pain in his side last weekend against the Cardinals, and it flared up Tuesday against the Pirates. But after an off-day, Upton was back in …
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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.

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