Hector Sanchez had the big blow in the Padres’ five-run, eighth inning in Saturday’s victory over the Tigers, as he slugged a two-run homer to give San Diego the lead for good.
The Padres have won two of three games since infielder Yangervis Solarte was lost to the Padres with a left oblique strain. But the Padres offense is showing the effects of being without its hottest hitter.
The Padres have reached an agreement with No. 3 overall pick MacKenzie Gore, the team announced on Saturday.
The Tigers are hoping for another strong outing from veteran Anibal Sanchez when he faces the Padres on Saturday. San Diego will go with talented rookie Dinelson Lamet, who struck out a career-high 12 batters in his last start.
The Padres placed second baseman Yangervis Solarte and right-hander Miguel Diaz on the disabled list before Friday’s game against the Tigers. In corresponding moves, the team activated catcher Hector Sanchez from the disabled list and recalled infielder Carlos Asuaje from Triple-A El Paso.
A team of Padres’ alumni, covering five decades of Padres history, couldn’t come away with the victory, falling 13-8 to the Navy All-Stars on Friday in a softball game played at Naval Base San Diego.
Austin Hedges, in his first game back since he collided with Anthony Rizzo of the Cubs on Monday, knocked in the only run of the game and caught a shutout as the Padres topped the Tigers on Friday, 1-0.
Austin Hedges knocked in the only run of the game Friday, as the Padres edged the Tigers. Detroit, which has now dropped its last seven games, got a strong start from Michael Fulmer, as he allowed one run on two hits in seven innings with eight strikeouts. San Diego starting pitcher Luis Perdomo tossed six […]
The Padres have reached an agreement with No. 3 overall pick MacKenzie Gore and are expected to finalize the deal on Saturday, a source told MLB.com’s Jim Callis on Friday. The club has not confirmed the agreement.
I wasn’t surprised that Wil Myers drew four straight walks Tuesday and Wednesday after Yangervis Solarte was scratched from the Padres lineup with a left oblique strain that will send the infielder to the disabled list.
Who do you think has a better chance of breaking Nate Colbert’s record for home runs as a Padre — Hunter Renfroe or Wil Myers?