San Diego Padres

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Thursday, July 10, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Kershaw’s scoreless streak ends at 41 innings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw’s scoreless streak ended at 41 innings Thursday night when the Los Angeles Dodgers ace gave up a solo homer to San Diego’s Chase Headley. The switch-hitting Headley drove a […]

07/10/2014

San Diego Padres' Alex Torres during a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Thursday, June 12, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Padres’ Torres 1st pitcher to wear protective cap (Video)

SAN DIEGO (AP) – Padres reliever Alex Torres is the first pitcher to wear a protective cap in a major league game. Torres used the oversized gear when he worked the eighth inning of a […]

06/23/2014

FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2007 file photo, former San Diego Padre Tony Gwynn talks about his election to the National Baseball Hall Of Fame, in San Diego. The Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday, June 16, 2014 said Gwynn has died of cancer. He was 54. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)

Tony Gwynn, sweet-swinging ‘Mr. Padre,’ dies at 54

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tony Gwynn, the Hall of Famer with a sweet left-handed swing who spent his entire 20-year career with the Padres and was one of San Diego’s most beloved athletes, died of […]

06/16/2014

San Diego Padres' Everth Cabrera slides into third safely as Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Juan Uribe awaits a late throw in the first inning of the opening game of Major League baseball in the United States Sunday, March 30, 2014, in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Smith, Denorfia lift Padres to 3-1 win over LA

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The moderate-payroll San Diego Padres pulled one over on the big-spending Los Angeles Dodgers. Seth Smith hit a towering drive for a tying homer leading off the eighth inning and Chris […]

03/31/2014

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A look at the players disciplined by MLB on Monday

A thumbnail look at the 13 players suspended by Major League Baseball on Monday in the Biogenesis drug case, along with their salaries lost: ___ Antonio Bastardo, left-handed pitcher, Philadelphia Phillies, 50 games: At times […]

08/05/2013

MLB approves SD Padres sale

(CNS) – Major League Baseball owners today approved the sale of the San Diego Padres to a group that includes ex-Dodger owner Peter O’Malley, his sons and nephews, and golf star Phil Mickelson. The $800 […]

08/16/2012