Is Brad Hand a lock to be the Padres’ long-term closer? Beat reporter AJ Cassavell takes fans’ questions in the latest Inbox.
With two of his young Padres sitting on 20 home runs, manager Andy Green won’t handicap the race between Wil Myers and Hunter Renfroe for the team lead.
Heads up on the roof!@Hunter_Renfroe isn’t messing around. pic.twitter.com/kRUboTJFQI — MLB (@MLB) July 25, 2017 Hunter Renfroe roofed it. For the second time in less than a year, the young San Diego Padres slugger sent a pitch to the furthest possible part of Petco: on top of the Western Metal Supply Co. building in the […]
The Royals and Padres swapped multiple Major League pitchers Monday, with Kansas City sending Matt Strahm, Travis Wood, Minor League infield prospect Esteury Ruiz, along with cash considerations to San Diego in exchange for relievers Ryan Buchter, Trevor Cahill and Brandon Maurer.
The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association revealed the 30 preliminary winners of the 2017 Heart and Hustle Award on Tuesday. The honor is the only one voted on by former players, and is bestowed each year upon the active player who most represents a passion for the game of baseball, and best embodies the […]
Charlie Blackmon opened the bottom of the first with a homer off the face of the third deck and right-hander German Marquez tied a career high with nine strikeouts in 6 2/3 innings as the Rockies defeated the Padres, 9-6, Monday night at Coors Field to pull to a half-game behind the D-backs for the […]
In a ceremony in Los Angeles on Tuesday night, Padres Draft pick Mackenzie Gore was named the Gatorade Male Athlete of the Year. Among the past recipients are LeBron James, Dwight Howard, Kevin Love and Matt Barkley. Gore is just the second baseball player to win the award, joining Orioles righty Dylan Bundy, who took […]
The Padres have certainly experienced their share of growing pains during the season’s first two months. Ahead of the All-Star break Sunday, manager Andy Green lauded his club for its recent resiliency.
Jhoulys Chacin turned in his best road start of the season Saturday to go into All-Star break on a strong run.
It’s important to mention that Dinelson Lamet, Franchy Cordero and 16-year-old prospect Eguy Rosario all signed for less than $300,000 as international prospects.
Cory Spangenberg launched a two-run home run, and eight Padres found the hit column in a 6-2 win over the Indians on Wednesday night at Progressive Field. The 13-hit attack helped back an effective outing from Luis Perdomo and notched a series win for San Diego.