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Friday Apr 11 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

For Padres, this could get real bad real fast

The Padres' Will Venable tosses the bat in frustration after striking out in the fourth inning.


Related Topix: Sports, Will Venable, Baseball Players, National League, Major League Baseball, Chase Headley

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Major League Baseball

Baylor broken leg conjures memories of odd injuries

The broken leg suffered by Angels hitting coach Don Baylor is a reminder that baseball history is replete with strange injuries that have nothing to do with getting hit by a pitch or getting into a smash-up on the bases.


Related Topix: Sports, Vladimir Guerrero, Baseball Players, Chris Coghlan, Sammy Sosa, Major League Baseball

Wed Apr 02, 2014

San Diego Padres

Ross to bring nasty slider to rubber game vs. LA

While Cashner relied heavily on a his two-seam fastball that induced seven ground-ball outs, Ross will likely lean heavily on his plus slider, a pitch that missed a lot of bats in 2013 -- especially in the second half.


Related Topix: Sports, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Andre Ethier, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Seth Smith homers ... again

Seth Smith is greeted in the dugout after homering in the fourth of Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Dodgers.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wells, Mark Loretta, Chase Headley

Mon Mar 31, 2014


Padres to celebrate Petco Park anniversary

The San Diego Padres will celebrate the 10th anniversary of Petco Park at Tuesday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, which will also include a pregame "opening day" ceremony.


Related Topix: Sports, San Diego Padres, Baseball Players, David Wells, Mark Loretta

Tue Mar 25, 2014


At first, A's coach Tye Waller leaves nothing to chance

Several years ago, a clever writer named Stanley Bing penned a book, "100 Bull- Jobs."


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Albert Pujols, Yadier Molina