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Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:12:13 EDTPadres right-hander Jhoulys Chacin said he awoke on Tuesday morning with his left foot sore and swollen and said he intends to undergo precautionary X-rays at Chase Field prior to the game against the D-backs.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:46:23 EDTThe Padres recalled infielder Cory Spangenberg from Triple-A El Paso on Tuesday before their game against the D-backs at Chase Field. In a corresponding move, San Diego outrighted catcher/pitcher Christian Bethancourt to El Paso.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 02:35:36 EDTIt was a building block game for the young Padres, but at this point almost every game is. The final score says the Padres lost, 7-6, to the D-backs at Chase Field on Monday night, but that's not the whole of it.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:22:51 EDTIt all began 15 years ago, and you are going to want to be part of the MLB.TV celebration of baseball and technology, as the world's longest-running and most successful live-streaming sports product is a way of life for millions.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 03:25:48 EDTChris Owings first career grand slam helped give Zack Greinke a win and propelled the D-backs past the Padres, 7-6, on Monday night in the first of a four-game set at Chase Field.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:36:54 EDTThe Padres placed outfielder Travis Jankowski on the 10-day disabled list on Monday with a bone bruise in his right foot. Jabari Blash was recalled from Triple-A El Paso.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:14:52 EDTNow that Austin Hedges is hitting, it's good to check back on what Padres manager Andy Green was saying about the catcher when he was off to that 0-for-24 start.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:54:28 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.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:26:34 EDTOpposing pitchers better get used to seeing Manuel Margot's name atop the Padres' lineup card. If the first three weeks of the season are any indication, it could be there for a long time.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:42:04 EDTMLBPipeline.com's Prospect Team of the Week honors the best performances from the previous seven days. Any player currently on an organization Top 30 Prospects list on our Prospect Watch is eligible, including big leaguers.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:48:19 EDTThrough Padres catcher Austin Hedges' early struggles -- and now his recent hot streak -- he hasn't wavered behind the plate. In the long term, there are still plenty of questions about Hedges' impact at the dish. There are significantly fewer questions about his impact behind it.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 20:18:33 EDTStifled through five innings, the Marlins offense came alive quickly during a six-run sixth inning that sent Miami to a 7-3 series-clinching victory over the Padres on Sunday.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 01:39:30 EDTThe Padres spent $8.25 million on four-fifths of their starting rotation during the offseason. So far, it's been money well spent. Their four free-agent signings have turned in four very impressive starts in the past four nights. Jered Weaver's quality outing during Saturday's 6-3 loss to Miami in 11 innings was merely the latest.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:24:17 EDTThere comes a point when baseball's early-season "small sample size" tilts toward becoming a trend.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 01:43:16 EDTGiancarlo Stanton homered twice, including a two-run shot in the 11th inning, as the Marlins topped the Padres. Austin Hedges hit his fifth home run in his last seven games and Jered Weaver allowed two runs in six innings for San Diego. Dan Straily had a career-best 14 strikeouts in seven innings.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 20:39:34 EDTWhen the Padres made the surprise decision to leave Cory Spangenberg off the Opening Day roster, they did so with the caveat that he needed to receive everyday at-bats and perform consistently when he got them. Spangenberg has done just that at Triple-A El Paso. He's hitting .382/.433/.491/. But do the Padres have space for him?
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:00:00 EDTQuick games are not necessarily good in the eyes of Padres manager Andy Green, who thinks his club's pace of play has a lot to do with swinging at pitches too early in the count.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:40:59 EDTWil Myers was honored before Saturday's game against the Marlins for becoming the second player in club history to hit for the cycle. The team and the Bikes for Kids Foundation also announced they'll donate 50 bikes for children in the area.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:02:42 EDTA decade and a half before his seven brilliant innings in Friday's 5-3 victory over the Marlins, Trevor Cahill was a student at Vista High School watching Padres games from his home in northwestern San Diego county. On Friday, he allowed one run in seven innings.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:26:20 EDTTo the untrained eye, it's practically indiscernible, but Austin Hedges' current swing is not the same one he used when he started the season 0-for-24. A small fix has the Padres' catcher off and running, as he had four home runs in his last seven games.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:12:25 EDTPitcher Trevor Cahill, who grew up outside San Diego, won his first start at Petco Park on Friday, retiring 15 in a row at one point. All told, he allowed one run in seven innings against the Marlins. Austin Hedges hit a three-run home run in the seventh. Marcell Ozuna hit his sixth home run of the season for the Marlins.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 15:05:00 EDTThe Padres had a gap to bridge last winter. No question, the Padres have a lot of starting pitching prospects in their Minor League system. But most of the top prospects are still in the early stages of development.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:18:42 EDTAs part of the Padres' annual Out at the Park event Friday, members of the Padres staff will partner with the San Diego Gay Men's Chorus, the San Diego Women's Chorus and San Diego Pride to perform the National Anthem.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:37:20 EDTNo pitcher has been more dominant than Class A Columbia's Merandy Gonzalez to begin the season. That trend continued on Friday night, as the Mets' No. 14 prospect extended his scoreless innings streak to 20 2/3 by tossing seven frames in a win against Lexington.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:21:25 EDTIn the "notes" section on his cell phone, Wil Myers keeps tabs of his performance from every game. But, in his eyes, the results aren't the best barometer of a successful at-bat. Instead, Myers uses his own metric, "quality plate appearances," to determine his night.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:51:28 EDTWil Myers and Austin Hedges went deep, giving veteran left-hander Clayton Richard all the support he needed, as the Padres beat the D-backs, 4-1, on Thursday night.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:25:25 EDTClayton Richard opened the seventh inning with two strikeouts on Thursday, before the Padres called for Brad Hand out of the bullpen. In one of baseball's quirky twists, Hand would match Richard with two strikeouts in the frame as well.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:08:21 EDTAfter losing three of four to the Dodgers in the season-opening four-game series at Dodger Stadium, the Padres have taken two of three in three-game series against San Francisco, Colorado and Arizona.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 02:12:58 EDTAustin Hedges' glove gave the best indication of Jhoulys Chacin's dominance on Wednesday night.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:38:01 EDTMake it three straight scoreless starts for Class A Advanced Buies Creek's Franklin Perez.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 02:23:57 EDTErick Aybar's eighth-inning blast broke up a crisply played pitchers' duel between Jhoulys Chacin and Zack Greinke, and sent the Padres to a 1-0 victory over the D-backs on Wednesday night at Petco Park.