Last Build Date: Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:00:44 EDT
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:06:57 EDTJarred Cosart underwent successful surgery to clean up his right elbow, and the Padres remain hopeful that the 26-year-old right-hander will be fully recovered by the start of Spring Training.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:29:40 EDTCarlos Asuaje got his first taste of the big leagues in late September, making his debut after helping Triple-A El Paso to a Pacific Coast League championship.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 03:15:12 EDTA.J. Preller's 30-day suspension ended on Wednesday, and the Padres general manager returns to duty with a busy offseason on the horizon.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 21:48:17 EDTDid Don Orsillo and Mark Grant make the year's Best Call? Vote now to help the Padres win big in the 2016 Esurance MLB Awards, the baseball industry's ultimate honors.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 18:00:17 EDTThe Padres will begin their search for a new team president immediately, but there is no conclusive timetable for a potential hire, according to sources with the team.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 17:55:58 EDTTyson Ross started for the Padres on Opening Day in 2016 -- and then missed the remainder of the campaign because of shoulder inflammation. Now, his status for Opening Day '17 appears to be in question.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 13:13:47 EDTThe Padres parted ways with Mike Dee on Wednesday, a little more than three years after he was hired to be the franchise's president and chief executive officer.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:56:30 EDTRight-handed reliever Phil Maton has allowed one baserunner with six strikeouts in his first four innings in the Arizona Fall League while infielder Josh VanMeter is off to a 6-for-15 start with a homer and four RBIs after four games.
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:26:15 EDTWho do the Padres have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for San Diego's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 23:15:44 EDTThe spotlight may shine on the Arizona Fall League more than ever in the prospect circuit's 25th season. Usually packed with phenoms, the league has even more blue-chip prospects than usual. And, as you may have heard, a certain Heisman Trophy winner will take the next step in his baseball development with the Scottsdale Scorpions.
Sat, 8 Oct 2016 01:50:06 EDTIn a showcase of top talent from two organizations, Josh Naylor and the San Diego Padres prospects shined the brightest.
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 17:17:19 EDTWhether it was the Draft, International signing period or the trade deadline, the Padres acquired a plethora of young talent throughout the year. A large contingent of that talent has now gathered at the team's facilities for instructional league play, and after looking around the room, team officials are excited for the future.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 20:22:51 EDTOutfielder Hunter Renfroe took home yet another Minor League honor, named as the club's hitting prospect of the year by MLB.com. Right-hander Dinelson Lamet was named the Padres' top pitching prospect in 2016.
Sat, 8 Oct 2016 19:00:07 EDTThat was fun. I'm speaking of the prospect showcase the Padres held -- with the help of the Texas Rangers -- on Friday night at Petco Park.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 21:40:00 EDTEntering the 2017 season, there might not be a set of roster races more wide open than those in San Diego.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 16:14:36 EDTHunter Renfroe's first full week in the Majors culminated in the Padres' 24-year-old outfielder earning the final National League Player of the Week Award of the 2016 season.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 20:20:00 EDTFollowing San Diego's 3-2 season-ending loss to the D-backs -- the final broadcast in Dick Enberg's legendary career -- the Padres' play-by-play man said he felt very much at peace. It's the end of a brilliant career for the 81-year-old Enberg, who has said on multiple occasions that he "abhors" the word retirement.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 21:25:00 EDTWhen the Padres' 2016 campaign came to an end Sunday, very little about the clubhouse resembled the one from Opening Day.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 15:00:00 EDTAndy Green wrapped up his first season as the Padres' skipper on Sunday at Chase Field, where he served as the D-backs' third-base coach in 2015. In Green's eyes, Year 1 was a building block.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 11:46:51 EDTWith the 2016 regular-season standing final, the order for the 2017 MLB Draft is set. By finishing with the worst record in baseball, the Twins will have the No. 1 pick in the 2017 Draft. They'll be followed by the Reds, Padres, Rays and Braves.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 19:45:00 EDTOne out away from going to extra innings on the final day of the season, Phil Gosselin hit a walk-off RBI single to lift the D-backs to a 3-2 win over the Padres at Chase Field. With the victory on Sunday, Arizona finished fourth in the National League West and completed a three-game sweep to end the year.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:10:24 EDTRetirement? Not in the eyes of Dick Enberg, the man of the hour Thursday night at Petco Park. "I abhor the term," said the legendary broadcaster, who called his final game in San Diego on Thursday. "I don't intend to slow down." Nonetheless, Enberg will be calling it a career Sunday afternoon in Arizona, where the Padres face the D-backs. And what a career it's been.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 00:15:03 EDTThe D-backs got to Clayton Richard before the San Diego left-hander could even record an out Saturday night. Yasmany Tomas' team-high 31st homer capped a five-run, first-inning rally in a 9-5 win over the Padres at Chase Field.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 19:05:54 EDTDuring his recovery from a left oblique injury, backup catcher Christian Bethancourt has begun throwing bullpen sessions -- as a pitcher. Manager Andy Green said the club is attempting to convert him into a "very intriguing 25th man," who could pitch, catch and play the outfield.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 01:20:50 EDTEdwin Jackson sees a bright future in San Diego. And he'd like to be a part of it. Following his final start of the 2016 season -- a 5-3 loss to Arizona -- Jackson expressed his desire to return to the Padres in 2017. The 33-year-old right-hander will be a free agent after the season.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 19:37:04 EDTCommissioner Rob Manfred, at Fenway Park for David Ortiz's regular-season finale, said Sunday that the Red Sox had the option of rescinding the Drew Pomeranz trade that occurred on July 14.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:43:56 EDTFirst baseman Wil Myers hit for the records cycle at Petco Park this season.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 02:23:01 EDTThe D-backs waited until there were two outs. Then, they went to work. Paul Goldschmidt and Chris Owings each hit a two-run homer in a 5-3 win over the Padres on Friday night at Chase Field.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:39:34 EDTPadres manager Andy Green made the half-hour trek to Peoria on Friday morning for a chance to see about 70 of the team's prospects in action in instructional ball.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 02:05:00 EDTEvidently, Joc Pederson and the Dodgers too keen on the idea of a cross-country flight early next week. With a pair of timely doubles and three RBIs, Pederson lifted the Dodgers to a 9-4 victory over the Padres in Thursday's Petco Park finale. With the win, Los Angeles stayed alive in the race for home-field advantage in its upcoming National League Division Series against Washington.