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Padres sign Schumaker to Minors deal

Padres sign Schumaker to Minors deal

MLB.com Updated 3 hours ago
The Padres signed infielder/outfielder Skip Schumaker to a Minor League contract on Tuesday.
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  • New first-base coach Brock thrives as teacher

    New first-base coach Brock thrives as teacher

    MLB.com Feb 5 (4 days ago)
    For as much as new Padres first base coach Tarrik Brock enjoyed his 13 seasons playing professional baseball, he's found what he truly enjoys is life after playing.
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  • Rumor roundup: Active O's pursuing Gallardo

    Rumor roundup: Active O's pursuing Gallardo

    MLB.com Feb 5 (5 days ago)
    The Baltimore Orioles accounted for much of the offseason action Thursday, announcing a trade with the Padres, avoiding arbitration with one of their players and surfacing in free-agent rumors.
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  • Fernando Rodney and Padres Finalize $2 Million, 1-Year Deal

    Fernando Rodney and Padres Finalize $2 Million, 1-Year Deal

    nytimes.com Feb 4 (5 days ago)
    Reliever Fernando Rodney and the San Diego Padres completed their $2 million, one-year contract on Thursday.
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  • Padres hire new athletic trainer Rogow

    Padres hire new athletic trainer Rogow

    MLB.com Feb 4 (5 days ago)
    The Padres have hired a new athletic trainer, selecting Mark Rogow to lead that department.
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  • Orioles get Despaigne from Padres for Minor Leaguer

    Orioles get Despaigne from Padres for Minor Leaguer

    MLB.com Feb 4 (5 days ago)
    Seeking to add pitching depth, the Orioles acquired right-hander Odrisamer Despaigne from the Padres in exchange for Minor League pitcher Jean Cosme on Thursday.
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  • Padres announce Caravan, FanFest plans

    Padres announce Caravan, FanFest plans

    MLB.com Feb 2 (7 days ago)
    The Padres on Tuesday announced plans for their Community Caravan and their annual FanFest.
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  • Hot Stove Digest: The Orioles could look at Andrew Cashner

    Hot Stove Digest: The Orioles could look at Andrew Cashner

    yahoo.com Feb 1
    Welcome to The Stew's Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you'll find a recap of all the day's action and other fun stuff from around the Internet. RUMORS: The Baltimore Orioles have shown intere…
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  • Alexei Ramirez, Padres Finalize $4 Million, 1-Year Contract

    Alexei Ramirez, Padres Finalize $4 Million, 1-Year Contract

    nytimes.com Jan 22
    Shortstop Alexei Ramirez and the San Diego Padres have finalized a $4 million, one-year contract.
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  • Rodney, Padres agree to one-year contract

    Rodney, Padres agree to one-year contract

    MLB.com Jan 20
    The Padres and free-agent reliever Fernando Rodney have come to an agreement on a one-year contract pending a physical, sources told MLB.com on Wednesday.
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  • Ross' rockets: Padres pitcher hits harder than he throws

    Ross' rockets: Padres pitcher hits harder than he throws

    MLB.com Jan 18
    Of all the wonderful things we learned from Statcast™'s first season perhaps nothing was more outstanding than this: Tyson Ross hits the ball harder, on average, than Yoenis Cespedes, Josh Donaldson, or Paul Goldschmidt. Yes, really.
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  • Padres sign Ross and Cashner, avoid arbitration

    Padres sign Ross and Cashner, avoid arbitration

    MLB.com Jan 15
    The Padres avoided arbitration with right-handed pitchers Tyson Ross and Andrew Cashner on Friday, the last of their unsigned arbitration-eligible players.
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  • Free Agent SS Alexei Ramirez and Padres Agree to 1-Year Deal

    Free Agent SS Alexei Ramirez and Padres Agree to 1-Year Deal

    Free agent shortstop Alexei Ramirez has agreed to a one-year contract with the San Diego Padres, pending a physical.
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  • Solidifying short would be big for Padres' chances

    Solidifying short would be big for Padres' chances

    MLB.com Jan 14
    After all the expectations of last season fell flat, San Diego is back in the more customary role of sleeper. With one move -- filling the void at shortstop -- the Padres could surprise the big spenders in the National League West and crash the party, o…
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  • Astros, Padres set to play two spring training games in Mexico

    Astros, Padres set to play two spring training games in Mexico

    For the first time since 2004, Major League Baseball is headed to Mexico. In a joint announcement made by the league, the Major League Baseball Players Association and Mexico City mayor Miguel Angel Mancera, it was revealed that the San Diego Padres and…
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  • Billy Joel announces Petco Park concert

    Billy Joel announces Petco Park concert

    MLB.com Jan 12
    Legendary recording artist Billy Joel will continue his long-standing tradition of performing in ballparks with a concert at Petco Park, home of the Padres, in San Diego this spring.
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  • Padres narrowing search for new shortstop

    Padres narrowing search for new shortstop

    MLB.com Jan 8
    The Padres, who have used 18 players at shortstop since 2009, could be close to finding a resolution to their most pressing offseason need, a source said.
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  • Hot Stove Digest: Ian Desmond is talking to the Padres

    Hot Stove Digest: Ian Desmond is talking to the Padres

    yahoo.com Jan 5
    Welcome to The Stew's Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you'll find a recap of all the day's action and other fun stuff from around the Internet. JUST TALKING: Ian Desmond's representatives wil…
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  • Brewers fill 40-man roster with trio of claims

    Brewers fill 40-man roster with trio of claims

    MLB.com Dec 23, 2015
    The Brewers found another center-field option while also bolstering catcher and first base with a trio of waiver claims Wednesday. The team filled its 40-man roster by grabbing outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis from the Mets, catcher Josmil Pinto from the Pad…
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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.