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Wong makes incredible diving catch

Wong makes incredible diving catch

MLB.com Updated 11 hours ago
St. Louis second baseman Kolten Wong injected life into Busch Stadium with a run-saving catch in the third inning of Sunday's 3-1 win over the Padres.
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  • Pham Hits 1st MLB Homer and Drives in 3, Cards Top Padres

    Pham Hits 1st MLB Homer and Drives in 3, Cards Top Padres

    nytimes.com MLB.com 12 hours ago
    Rookie outfielder Tommy Pham homered, doubled and drove in three runs, leading Lance Lynn and the St. Louis Cardinals over the San Diego Padres 3-1 Sunday.
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  • Roundup: In Defeating Padres, Cardinals Halt Their Longest Skid…

    Roundup: In Defeating Padres, Cardinals Halt Their Longest Skid of the Season at 4 Games

    nytimes.com Jul 4 (yesterday)
    Jhonny Peralta’s sacrifice fly in the eighth inning broke a 1-1 tie, and Carlos Martinez threw six and two-thirds innings for St. Louis.
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  • Gyorko's 9th-Inning RBI Gives Padres 2-1 Win Over Cardinals

    Gyorko's 9th-Inning RBI Gives Padres 2-1 Win Over Cardinals

    nytimes.com MLB.com Jul 3 (2 days ago)
    Jedd Gyorko homered in the seventh inning to tie the game and then had a run-scoring single in the ninth to lead the San Diego Padres to a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night.
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  • Padres add depth with international prospects

    Padres add depth with international prospects

    MLB.com Jul 2 (3 days ago)
    It was a busy day on Thursday for Padres international scouting director Chris Kemp as he presided over his first international signing day.
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  • Cano's big game, Walker shut down Padres

    Cano's big game, Walker shut down Padres

    MLB.com Jul 1 (4 days ago)
    Taijuan Walker and four relievers combined to shut out the Padres on three hits Wednesday as the Mariners took both games of the series at Petco Park with a 7-0 Interleague victory.
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  • Walker notches six-inning, one-hit shutout

    Walker notches six-inning, one-hit shutout

    MLB.com Jul 1 (4 days ago)
    With Taijuan Walker cruising through six innings on just one hit with a 1-0 lead, manager Lloyd McClendon chose to lift the 22-year-old for a pinch-hitter in the top of the seventh in what turned into a 7-0 victory for the Mariners over the Padres.
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  • Grandal paying major dividends for Dodgers

    Grandal paying major dividends for Dodgers

    MLB.com Jul 1 (5 days ago)
    The big offseason trade that sent Matt Kemp from the Dodgers to the Padres has been turned upside down and analyzed from the San Diego end. But the Los Angeles has also been a big beneficiary of the Dec. 18 deal too.
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  • Montgomery one-hits Padres for shutout feat

    Montgomery one-hits Padres for shutout feat

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 1 (5 days ago)
    Mike Montgomery didn't allow a hit until the seventh inning on Tuesday and finished with a shutout as the Mariners topped the Padres, 5-0, at Petco Park.
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  • Will Middlebrooks Injured By Stray Bat While Attempting To Catc…

    Will Middlebrooks Injured By Stray Bat While Attempting To Catch Foul

    deadspin.com Jun 28
    Padres third baseman Will Middlebrooks left today’s game against the Diamondbacks in the seventh inning after his attempt to field a Cliff Pennington pop foul was interrupted by a abandoned bat in the on-deck circle.Read more...
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  • Castillo Powers Diamondbacks Past Padres 6-4

    Castillo Powers Diamondbacks Past Padres 6-4

    Welington Castillo, Jake Lamb and David Peralta homered, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 6-4 win over the San Diego Padres on Sunday.
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  • Ross, Kemp Lead Padres to 4-2 Win Over D-Backs

    Ross, Kemp Lead Padres to 4-2 Win Over D-Backs

    nytimes.com Jun 27
    Tyson Ross overcame control problems to combine on a two-hitter and Matt Kemp hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly, lifting the San Diego Padres to a 4-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.
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  • Speedy Spangenberg sparks Padres win

    Speedy Spangenberg sparks Padres win

    MLB.com Jun 27
    Tyson Ross overcame command issues and a shaky start Friday night as the Padres edged the D-backs, 4-2, at Petco Park.
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  • Roundup: Giants Hit Four Triples and Cruise Past the Padres

    Roundup: Giants Hit Four Triples and Cruise Past the Padres

    nytimes.com Jun 25
    The last time the Giants hit four triples in a game was on Sept. 15, 1960, and Willie Mays had three of them.
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  • Triple-happy Giants hold off Padres

    Triple-happy Giants hold off Padres

    MLB.com Jun 25
    Silent with the bats at AT&T Park through much of the season, the San Francisco Giants unleashed an unusual torrent of offense that featured four triples and resulted in an 13-8 victory over the San Diego Padres.
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  • After Bringing In Talent, Padres Are Still Trying to Draw It Ou…

    After Bringing In Talent, Padres Are Still Trying to Draw It Out

    nytimes.com Jun 25
    Despite an influx of proven talent, the Padres’ results continued to be tepid, leading the new general manager, A.J. Preller, to make a managing change.
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  • Posey's slam sets pace in shutout of Padres

    Posey's slam sets pace in shutout of Padres

    Buster Posey delivered his second grand slam in five games to back Ryan Vogelsong and propel the San Francisco Giants to a 6-0 victory Wednesday night over the San Diego 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.

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