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Alvarez called up in flurry of roster moves

Alvarez called up in flurry of roster moves

MLB.com Updated 58 minutes ago
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,…
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  • Bochy becomes seventh to manage a son

    Bochy becomes seventh to manage a son

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    Brett 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.
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  • Ross extends quality streak to 14 vs. D-backs

    Ross extends quality streak to 14 vs. D-backs

    MLB.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.
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  • Roundup: Four Phillies Team to Pitch A No-Hitter

    Roundup: Four Phillies Team to Pitch A No-Hitter

    nytimes.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.
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  • Spangenberg Delivers in MLB Debut for Padres

    Spangenberg Delivers in MLB Debut for Padres

    nytimes.com ESPN.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Cory 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.
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  • Ryu sharp in return as Dodgers dump Padres

    Ryu sharp in return as Dodgers dump Padres

    ESPN.com MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    Hyun-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.
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  • Padres earn third straight walk-off win

    Padres earn third straight walk-off win

    MLB.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.
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  • 'Frustrated' Puig not in starting lineup

    'Frustrated' Puig not in starting lineup

    MLB.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.
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  • Stewing Roenicke: Ump 'terrible behind plate'

    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."
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  • Rivera delivers game-tying homer, walk-off single

    Rivera delivers game-tying homer, walk-off single

    MLB.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.
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  • Padres name plaza at Petco after Bud Selig as All-Star bid loom…

    Padres name plaza at Petco after Bud Selig as All-Star bid looms

    yahoo.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…
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  • Ross extends streak of quality starts to 13

    Ross extends streak of quality starts to 13

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 27 (7 days ago)
    Tyson Ross extended his franchise record streak of consecutive quality starts to 13 as the Padres defeated the Brewers, 4-1, on Tuesday Petco Park.
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  • Braun, Ramirez back Lohse as Brewers roll

    Braun, Ramirez back Lohse as Brewers roll

    Kyle 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.
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  • Padres end tough road trip on a high note

    Padres end tough road trip on a high note

    Yasmani 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.
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  • Gregorius' three-run shot in eighth tops Padres

    Gregorius' three-run shot in eighth tops Padres

    MLB.com Aug 23
    After 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.
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  • Collmenter and D-Backs Beat Padres 5-1

    Collmenter and D-Backs Beat Padres 5-1

    nytimes.com Aug 23
    Josh 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.
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  • Kershaw dominates Padres, moves to 15-3

    Kershaw dominates Padres, moves to 15-3

    Clayton 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.
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  • Benoit to avoid DL, targets weekend return

    Benoit to avoid DL, targets weekend return

    MLB.com Aug 21
    The Padres think that they have caught a break with closer Joaquin Benoit and his sore right shoulder.
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  • Dodgers fall in another hole, can't get out

    Dodgers fall in another hole, can't get out

    MLB.com Aug 21
    Roberto 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.
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  • Padres Beat Dodgers 4-1 to End 2-Game Skid

    Padres Beat Dodgers 4-1 to End 2-Game Skid

    nytimes.com Aug 21
    Alexi 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.
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  • Video - Dodgers Avoid Sweep 00:59

    Dodgers Avoid Sweep

    Aug 31
    Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out seven batters over seven innings to lead the Dodgers past the Padres 7-1.
  • Video - Padres Walk Off Against Brewers 00:33

    Padres Walk Off Against Brewers

    Aug 27
    Rene Rivera's RBI single in the bottom of the 10th lifted the Padres past the Brewers 3-2.
  • Video - Collmenter Pitches Diamondbacks Past Padres 00:43

    Collmenter Pitches Diamondbacks Past Padres

    Aug 22
    Josh Collmenter struck out eight in the Diamondbacks' 5-1 win over the Padres.
  • Video - Kershaw Takes No-No Into Sixth 01:03

    Kershaw Takes No-No Into Sixth

    Aug 21
    Clayton 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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