Latest Craig Stammen News

Myers' walk-off single lifts Padres to 2-1 win over Rockies

Sep. 8, 2019 8:37 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Wil Myers is having a strong finish to what has otherwise been a disappointing season. Myers singled in Manny Machado with one out in the 10th inning to give the San Diego Padres a 2-1 win Sunday against the Colorado Rockies and a series victory in a matchup between the worst teams in the...

Machado, Myers homer to back Lucchesi in Padres' 3-0 win

Sep. 8, 2019 12:32 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Padres pitching coach Darren Balsley came out for a mound visit after Joey Lucchesi walked Nolan Arenado and Ian Desmond to open the sixth inning, and pointed at Craig Stammen warming up in the bullpen. "He said, 'You don't want him coming in. He's come in and threw so many innings for us...

Gallen, Marte lead D-backs to sweep of Padres

Sep. 5, 2019 1:52 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Even before Manny Machado singled into right field, Zac Gallen knew it wasn't his night to throw a no-hitter. The rookie right-hander took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, Ketel Marte hit a grand slam for his 30th homer and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 4-1...

Myers, Machado lead Padres to 4-1 win over the Giants

Sep. 1, 2019 1:32 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joey Lucchesi got a vote of confidence from his manager in a key situation, and it made all the difference. Wil Myers homered, Manny Machado was 2 for 3 with a triple and Lucchesi pitched six strong innings as the San Diego Padres defeated the San Francisco Giants 4-1 on Saturday...

Choi, Meadows homer in Rays' 7-5 win against Padres

Aug. 14, 2019 2:45 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Falling behind 4-1 in the first inning didn't matter to the Tampa Bay Rays. Ji-Man Choi hit a go-ahead, two-run home run with two outs in the seventh inning and rookie Austin Meadows also connected for the Rays, who beat the San Diego Padres 7-5 Tuesday night for their fifth straight win....

Rockies beat Padres 8-3 to end skid behind Márquez, Alonso

Aug. 11, 2019 7:57 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — It has been a while since the Colorado Rockies played a game like this one. Yonder Alonso hit his 100th career homer during Colorado's four-run sixth inning and German Márquez pitched eight strong innings for the Rockies, who beat the San Diego Padres 8-3 Sunday to snap a five-game...

Margot, Renfroe lead Padres over staggering Rockies 8-5

Aug. 11, 2019 12:48 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres' outfielders couldn't have come through any bigger than they did in beating the staggering Colorado Rockies on Saturday night. Center fielder Manuel Margot hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning and right fielder Hunter Renfroe had a homer among his three...

Tatis, Padres beat Mets 7-2, 3rd win in 11 games since break

Jul. 25, 2019 12:43 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The San Diego Padres have been linked to Noah Syndergaard in trade talks for the better part of a year. Who knows if there's a deal to be made, but there's little doubt the New York Mets would love to have some of the relievers the Padres rolled out at Citi Field on Wednesday night. Matt...

Boy asks for homer, Rizzo hits slam as Cubs beat Padres 6-5

Jul. 19, 2019 9:58 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Before Friday's game against San Diego, 9-year-old Matteo Lambert of Vienna, Virginia, met Anthony Rizzo in the Chicago Cubs' dugout and gave him a note asking for a "moonshot" on behalf of group running a 5K in Grant Park this weekend to raise money for kids with cancer. Rizzo followed with...