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1 hr ago | San Diego Padres

Kennedy named Padres' nominee for Clemente Award

Pitcher Ian Kennedy has been named the Padres' 2014 nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award, presented by Chevrolet to the Major League play who best represents the game through positive contributions on and off the field, including sportsmanship and community involvement. Kennedy is one of 30 club finalists for the annual award.

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1 hr ago | San Diego Padres

Smith scratched with sore right hamstring

Smith tweaked the hamstring making a running catch for the final out of Monday's shutout by Andrew Cashner , Padres manager Bud Black said. Smith was in the original starting lineup Tuesday for the second game of a four-game series against the Phillies, but complained of soreness after hitting in the indoor cage and then jogging in the afternoon.

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3 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

sportsPregame: Gwynn Jr. to lead off at Petco

San Diego Padres open a four game series against the Philadelphia Phillies at Petco Park. Recently activated Tony Gwynn Jr. was suited up and on the roster.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Philadelphia Phillies, Tony Gwynn, Baseball Players

5 hrs ago | Gaslamp Ball

'Round the Bases - September Week 2

A weekly roundup of Padres performances. Another bleak week sees some action from the Rockies, a final series in Los Angeles, and our last battle against the Diamondbacks for 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Alexi Amarista, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers

16 hrs ago | San Diego Padres

Kennedy looking to push closer to 200 innings vs. Phillies

Padres right-hander Ian Kennedy will be happy to know he isn't facing the Dodgers at Petco Park on Tuesday, when San Diego continues its four-game series against the Phillies. Even when the 6-foot, 190-pound, Southern California native pitches well against L.A., he hasn't had much success, going 0-3 with a 4.00 ERA in six starts this year versus San Diego's National League West foe.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League West, National League

20 hrs ago | Lasorda's Lair

Ryu Will Miss Wednesday Start, Frias To Make Spot Start

Aug 31, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu pitches against the San Diego Padres during the first inning at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports The Dodgers are hoping that no news is good news on Korean Left hander Hyun-jin Ryu 's ailing left shoulder.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

San Diego Padres

Padres delaying Ross' next start

Innings stacking up and season running out, the Padres said Monday they will delay ace Tyson Ross ' next start. Comeback left-hander Robbie Erlin instead will face the Phillies in Thursday night's series finale here.

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Related Topix: Sports, Robbie Erlin, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

Gaslamp Ball

Padres A Pitchers in Review

With the A season over, here is a look at the Lake Elsinore pitchers and their eligibility for Rule V and free agency.

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Related Topix: Lake Elsinore, CA, Sports, Major League Baseball

MDJonline.com

Former Kell star Spruill scores first big-league victory

Zeke Spruill didn't have much to say after earning his first major league win. His giddiness and smile said everything.

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Related Topix: Sports, Zeke Spruill, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Rymer Liriano, Tommy Medica, Justin Upton, Odrisamer Despaigne

San Diego Padres

Cashner, Williams to open series at Petco Park

Monday night at Petco Park will mark the beginning of the Padres' final homestand of the season, while the Phillies will start their last road trip as they try to salvage what's left of their 2014 season. The Phillies are looking to avoid finishing in the basement of the National League East for the first time since 2000.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Ken Giles, Baseball Players

Gaslamp Ball

SD 6, ARI 8: Pads end road trip with loss

Instead of collecting a series win in our final showdown with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Padres instead collect their 80th loss of the 2014 season. The Padres have been making the game difficult on themselves all season.

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The Arizona Republic

McKay is to thank for D-Backs' baserunning stats

Dave McKay is to thank for D-Backs' baserunning stats Diamondbacks have aspired to be a strong baserunning team, and they have succeeded in '14. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1tUfnHr Arizona Diamondbacks' Cody Ross gets congratulations from first base coach Dave McKay after getting a hit in the fourth inning during a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Saturday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Collmenter, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball, Cody Ross

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Gaslamp Ball

Padres update Jerry Coleman's statue

Jerry Coleman is physically gone from this world, but his spirit continues to live on. And now, his statue is an even more timeless and lasting part of Petco Park's landscape.

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San Diego Padres

Despaigne, defense falter as Padres lose series

For as wonderful as it must be for a 20-something rookie to be getting an extended look at the big league level in September, you can imagine the toll the accompanying struggles these players often have can take on a manager. The Padres completed a vexing nine-game road trip Sunday with an 8-6 loss to the D-backs in front of a crowd of 26,075 at Chase Field, a road trip that saw them score six runs on four different occasions -- and also get shut out three different times.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Brewers offense has a breakout day

Rapping out 15 hits and getting home runs from rookie Matt Clark and Mark Reynolds, the Brewers blasted the Cincinnati Reds, 9-2, in front of a sellout crowd of 41,870 at Miller Park. The nine runs were the most in a game for the Brewers since they beat the San Diego Padres, 10-1, on Aug. 25 at Petco Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Lucroy, Baseball Players, Mike Leake, Logan Ondrusek, Zack Cozart, Major League Baseball, David Holmberg

Lasorda's Lair

Matt Kemp's Bubble Gum Throw

Aug 31, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers left fielder Matt Kemp at bat during the first inning against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports The Dodgers shellacked the Giants 17-0 Saturday night, setting records for most runs and hits in the romp.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matt Kemp, Baseball Players, Dee Gordon, Major League Baseball, A.J. Ellis, Buster Posey

The San Diego Union-Tribune

On deck: Despaigne faces road struggles

San Diego Padres starting pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, in Los Angeles.

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Gaslamp Ball

Padres two-game wonder: Sean Mulligan, 1996

Of the ten two-game wonders in Padres history, Sean Mulligan had the briefest career. While two others eventually joined him in spending the only two games of their major league career in San Diego, he spent less time between the white lines than either of them.

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The Miami Herald

Recap: Arizona vs. San Diego

Phoenix, AZ - Mark Trumbo finished 3-for-5 with three RBI to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 10-4 at Chase Field on Saturday. Ender Inciarte doubled, walked twice and scored two runs for Arizona, which snapped its season-worst losing streak at seven games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Ender Inciarte, Yangervis Solarte, Didi Gregorius

Sat Sep 13, 2014

ArizonaSports.com

D-backs CBO Tony La Russa on structuring front office: 'We want to...

It's been a little over a week since the Arizona Diamondbacks relieved Kevin Towers of his general manager duties, and at least on the surface Chief Baseball Officer Tony La Russa sounds like a man with a plan. Speaking on Arizona Sports 98.7FM 's D-backs and San Diego Padres broadcast with Greg Schulte and Tom Candiotti Friday, the former Hall of Fame manager sounded encouraged with his long list of potential candidates.

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