Latest Joe Musgrove News

Donovan's grand slam carries Cardinals over Padres 5-4

Sep. 22, 2022 20:32 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Lars Nootbaar provided St. Louis' first run in four games with a solo homer, and then rookie Brendan Donovan gave the NL Central leaders an even bigger lift. Donovan hit his first career grand slam slam in the seventh inning to lead Albert Pujols and the Cardinals...

Snell brilliant for 7, Padres beat Pujols, Cardinals 1-0

Sep. 22, 2022 01:39 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego Padres manager Bob Melvin was getting nervous about Blake Snell's pitch count in the seventh inning when Albert Pujols helped the skipper avoid what could have been an unpopular decision. Snell held St. Louis hitless until Pujols beat the shift for a...

Musgrove goes 6, Campusano homers, Padres blank D-backs 2-0

Sep. 18, 2022 00:08 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Luis Campusano hit his first homer of the season, Joe Musgrove won for the second time in three months and the San Diego Padres beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-0 on Saturday. Campusano’s solo shot capped a two-run fourth and Musgrove (10-7) gave up four hits in six...

Drury hits 2 HRs, Snell goes 7, Padres topple Diamondbacks

Sep. 17, 2022 01:28 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — San Diego's blockbuster deal for Juan Soto and Josh Bell at the trade deadline garnered so much attention that the addition of Brandon Drury was barely noticed. Turns out it was a pretty important acquisition. Drury hit a pair of homers, Blake Snell...

Dodgers 1st team to clinch a playoff spot, rout Padres 11-2

Sep. 11, 2022 21:40 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Reaching the playoffs is becoming routine yet still special for Justin Turner and the the Los Angeles Dodgers. After emphatically becoming the first team to clinch a postseason spot this year with an 11-2 victory Sunday over the San Diego Padres, the Dodgers didn't...

Freeman, Dodgers beat Padres 8-4; magic number down to 4

Sep. 11, 2022 00:47 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Freddie Freeman drove in four runs on four hits, including a two-run homer, and Trea Turner hit a go-ahead, three-run double for the Los Angeles Dodgers, who beat the San Diego Padres 8-4 on Saturday night to reduce to four their magic number for clinching the NL West. ...

Alfaro's 2-run single in 9th rallies Padres past Dbacks, 6-5

Sep. 07, 2022 01:44 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jorge Alfaro hit a two-run, bases-loaded single with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a wild 6-5 comeback victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night. The Padres, who fell behind 5-0 after five innings, pulled back into the...

Nelson brilliant in MLB debut, leads Dbacks over Padres 5-0

Sep. 05, 2022 22:32 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Arizona right-hander Ryne Nelson allowed a double to Jurickson Profar on the third pitch of his big league career and went right back to work. He retired Juan Soto, Manny Machado and Josh Bell, and didn't stop there. Nelson was brilliant in his big league debut,...

Musgrove Ks 11, Padres hold off Giants 5-4 for sweep

Aug. 31, 2022 20:20 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joe Musgrove had a season-high 11 strikeouts, Manny Machado drove in three runs and the San Diego Padres beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 on Wednesday afternoon, completing a three-game sweep. Luis Campusano and Jake Cronenworth added RBIs for San Diego, which...

Snell's strong outing, Grisham's HR lead Padres past Giants

Aug. 31, 2022 02:35 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Blake Snell allowed four hits over six shutout innings and Trent Grisham hit a two-run homer to lead the San Diego Padres to a 4-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. Snell (6-7) struck out eight and rebounded from a shaky start against...