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Los Angeles Dodgers
Kershaw steps in on regular rest for Greinke
Now that Cameron Maybin has returned from the restricted list, Padres manager Bud Black has plenty of outfield options to chose from before each game.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Viva El Birdos
Why is Trevor Rosenthal struggling as the St. Louis Cardinals closer?
With the St. Louis Cardinals leading the San Diego Padres 7-4 in Sunday's series finale, manager Mike Matheny called on closer Trevor Rosenthal in the top of the ninth.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
SD6, STL7: Padres Unable to Claw Back
In an extremely rocky start for Despaigne the Friars try to pull together and split the series, falling short at the last second.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Wainwright continues to search for rhythm, even in 15th win
Apart from Seth Smith's single, the Cardinal ace was dominant. Five strikeouts, one hit and no free passes on just 51 pitches.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Cards' Miller faces welcome foe in PadresCards' Miller faces welcome...
The bad news for St. Louis Cardinals hurler Shelby Miller is that he has just one victory over his last 11 starts.
SD2, STL4: Late Effort Ain't Enough
A bit less of an anticlimactic finish and a game much lighter on the theatrics for today's evening rubbermatch.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Major League Baseball
Lynn earns win No. 13 as Cardinals top Padres
Padres All-Star starter Tyson Ross held the Cardinals without an extra-base hit on Friday, but he provided enough other favors to nevertheless help the Cardinals to a 4-2 win in front of 42,662 at Busch Stadium.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
SD3, STL4: Terrible Call Ends Streak
Before we get into the garbage calls, the nonsense umpiring, and the basic lack of common sense, let's look at what lead up to the anticlimactic finisher of tonight's hard-fought loss.
Viva El Birdos
Series Preview: Cardinals vs Padres, August 14-17
Before the Cardinals played the Padres at the end of July, I wrote that the Padres had a historically bad offense.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Solarte's 2-run homer lifts Padres to 4-3 win
Solarte's third shot with the Padres, and ninth overall this season, came an inning after Colorado's Corey Dickerson hit a three-run homer to give the Rockies a 3-1 lead.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Albany Times Union
Morton starts strong but falters in Pirates' loss
Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Charlie Morton throws against the San Diego Padres in the first inning of a baseball game on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, in Pittsburgh.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Strong start by Worley leads to happy ending
Thanks to Vance Worley's strong start, the Pirates won their third game in a row, a 2-1 victory against the San Diego Padres at PNC Park Friday night.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Outfield Dilemma: Fifth Weekly Update
It's been a while since I last did one of these posts, 23 days to be exact. I was visiting family, and they decided a week of sitting on the couch and doing nothing was enough, so they forced me to spend time with them.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Preview: Padres at Twins
The Minnesota Twins will try to carry a sudden offensive surge into the opener of a two-game series at home against the San Diego Padres on Tuesday.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Braves lose 4-3, drop sixth straight
On the tv show The Wire, Steve Earle's character describes how a drug addict cannot begin to recover until he hits his bottom.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Venable, Stauffer representing old guard
Based not on tenure, but happenstance, their lockers are right next to each other in the Padres clubhouse at Petco Park.
Braves Daily News Digest: 8/3
Yesterday was an incredibly sad day in Braves history, as legendary announcer Pete Van Wieren died at the age of 69 after a long battle with cancer.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Recap: San Diego vs. Atlanta
Will Venable drove in the winning run with a single in the 12th inning to give the San Diego Padres a 3-2 win over the Atlanta Braves in the second of a three-game set.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Medica's 5 hits pace Padres in rout of Braves
Medica's 5 hits pace Padres in rout of Braves SAN DIEGO -- Tommy Medica was walking though the San Diego Padres equipment room Friday afternoon when an unused bat caught his eye.
Shreds of hope in Padres' historically bad season
The rebuilding trucks have pulled up in San Diego - just like so many of the 46 years before this one.