The San Diego Padres optioned outfielder Hunter Renfroe to Triple-A El Paso and recalled outfielder Jabari Blash from El Paso to take his place on the 25-man roster, the club announced Saturday.
Four infielders for three spots? It’s the perfect balance, in the eyes of San Diego skipper Andy Green.
Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg is scheduled to come off the disabled list Saturday to start in his hometown opposite the Padres’ Travis Wood at Petco Park.
Matt Grace and five other Nationals relievers did their best Max Scherzer impressions Friday night in a 7-1 victory over the Padres at Petco Park.
Max Scherzer looks to continue his National League Cy Young Award campaign, while Luis Perdomo tries to find his groove, when the Nationals continue their series against the Padres on Friday at Petco Park.
Ryan Zimmerman’s opposite-field homer broke an eighth-inning tie Thursday night, sending the Nationals to a 2-1, series-opening victory over the Padres at Petco Park.
For seven seasons, Craig Stammen felt at home in the Nationals’ clubhouse. It didn’t take long for the veteran right-hander to begin feeling the same way in San Diego.
Having missed only five games at Petco Park the past two years, Jackie Fisher has seen her Padres plenty on the field. Wednesday night, she wanted to make sure to take advantage of a chance to see them off it.
Right-hander Edwin Jackson makes his return to San Diego when the Nationals open up a four-game series with the Padres on Thursday evening at Petco Park. The Padres send veteran right-hander Jhoulys Chacin to the mound.
During Spring Training, I sat down with Jered Weaver to do an interview for the Padres’ podcast. We were discussing the importance of Weaver’s presence in the clubhouse around the young pitchers assembled by the Padres.
Padres right-hander Jered Weaver has announced his retirement from baseball, following a 12-year career in which he racked up 150 wins, a 3.63 ERA and three All-Star berths.