Hunter Renfroe slugs Padres past Kenta Maeda, Dodgers

Baseball / MLB Jul 7, 2019

Hunter Renfroe slugs Padres past Kenta Maeda, Dodgers

Hunter Renfroe hit his second late-inning home run in as many days and the San Diego Padres held on for a 3-1 victory Saturday night over the Los Angeles Dodgers. Renfroe broke through in a scoreless pitchers' duel with a blast in the seventh inning ...

Padres continue pursuit of free agent Machado

Baseball / MLB Feb 15, 2019

Padres continue pursuit of free agent Machado

The San Diego Padres have doubled down on their pursuit of free agent infielder Manny Machado. Padres general manager A.J. Preller flew to Miami last week to have a second meeting with Machado, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune. Multiple media outlets subsequently confirmed ...

Diamondbacks continue winning ways at Petco

Baseball / MLB Aug 18, 2018

Diamondbacks continue winning ways at Petco

The Arizona Diamondbacks are making themselves right at home at Petco Park. Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run home run, Steven Souza Jr. drove in three and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 9-4 on Friday night. Goldschmidt drove the first pitch he saw from ...

Dominant Kenta Maeda helps Dodgers hold off rival Padres

Baseball / MLB Jul 12, 2018

Dominant Kenta Maeda helps Dodgers hold off rival Padres

Kenta Maeda pitched effectively into the sixth inning and Matt Kemp, Logan Forsythe and Chris Taylor each delivered an RBI single as the Los Angeles Dodgers topped the San Diego Padres 4-2 on Wednesday. The surging Dodgers pulled within a half-game of NL West-leading Arizona ...

Padres recall Kazuhisa Makita from minors

Baseball / MLB Jul 8, 2018

Padres recall Kazuhisa Makita from minors

The San Diego Padres said they have called up right-hander Kazuhisa Makita from the minors Saturday, the day after the National League team optioned the Japanese to Triple-A El Paso. The 33-year-old reliever was summoned from El Paso to cover for left-hander Jose Castillo, who ...

Padres call up Kazuhisa Makita from minors

Baseball / MLB Jun 25, 2018

Padres call up Kazuhisa Makita from minors

The San Diego Padres announced Sunday they have called up Kazuhisa Makita from the minors again after sending the Japanese submarine right-hander down for the second time earlier this month. The 33-year-old reliever, who moved to the majors on a two-year deal over the winter, ...

Baseball / MLB May 19, 2018

Padres release veteran third baseman Chase Headley

The San Diego Padres have released third baseman Chase Headley, six days after designating him for assignment. The 34-year-old cleared waivers, which was not surprising considering any team claiming him would be responsible for paying the remainder of his $13 million salary. The Padres made the ...