Latest Jurickson Profar News

Machado's 3-run homer gives Padres dramatic win over Giants

Aug. 10, 2022 02:21 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — After a mystifying five-game skid that included a 26-inning scoreless streak, the new-look San Diego Padres finally played the way they're supposed to after last week's blockbuster trade that brought Juan Soto to town. Manny Machado hit a game-ending, three-run...

Padres trade for Soto, then sweep doubleheader from Rockies

Aug. 03, 2022 02:37 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Trent Grisham hit a game-ending home run in the ninth inning, Josh Hader got the win in his San Diego debut and the Padres beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 Tuesday night to complete a doubleheader sweep hours after obtaining superstar Juan Soto in a blockbuster trade. ...

Profar homers, Clevinger deals in Padres' 4-1 win vs Rockies

Aug. 02, 2022 01:36 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mike Clevinger is starting to pitch like the guy who excited the Padres' brass enough to trade for him during the pandemic-shortened 2020 season. Clevinger tossed seven impressive innings and Jurickson Profar homered for the third straight game to help San Diego...

Profar homers to help Manaea, Padres beat Twins 3-2

Jul. 31, 2022 20:17 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jurickson Profar wasn't biting. Shortly after helping San Diego beat the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins 3-2, the Padres' leadoff hitter was peppered with questions about Tuesday's trade deadline. The Padres are reportedly among the handful of...

Buxton, Correa homer as Twins beat Padres 7-4

Jul. 31, 2022 00:19 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Minnesota Twins had a nice bounce-back win against the San Diego Padres, spurred by some big home runs and a big break. All-Star Byron Buxton hit a tying homer in the fourth inning off Joe Musgrove, and Carlos Correa gave the AL Central leaders some breathing...

Reyes' 2-out, 2-run double in 9th rallies Tigers over Padres

Jul. 27, 2022 18:57 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Victor Reyes hit a two-out, two-run double in the ninth inning to rally the Detroit Tigers over the San Diego Padres 4-3 on Wednesday. The Padres led 3-2 going into the ninth and brought on closer Taylor Rogers (1-5), who gave up a one-run lead in the ninth on...

Alfaro gets key 10th-inning hit as Padres beat Tigers 6-4

Jul. 27, 2022 00:41 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jorge Alfaro capped San Diego's three-run 10th inning with a two-run single, and the Padres beat the Detroit Tigers 6-4 on Tuesday night. Luke Voit finished with three RBIs for San Diego after he was hit by a bases-loaded pitch from All-Star Gregory Soto (2-5) in the...

Tigers pound Manaea, Padres for 12-4 win; SD's Gore injured

Jul. 26, 2022 00:00 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Eric Haase hit a grand slam off Sean Manaea, Jeimer Candelario homered twice and the Detroit Tigers routed the San Diego Padres 12-4 Monday night. Miguel Cabrera hit his 506th career homer in the sixth inning and moved past Al Simmons for 13th on the career RBI list...

Machado hits 2-run homer, Padres hold off slumping Mets 2-1

Jul. 24, 2022 00:00 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Manny Machado hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning off Chris Bassitt and the San Diego Padres hung on for a 2-1 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday night. Taylor Rogers allowed a bloop RBI single to J.D. Davis in the ninth before retiring Tomás Nido on a...

Darvish fans 9 in 7 innings, Padres top Diamondbacks 5-3

Jul. 16, 2022 02:10 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A fired-up Yu Darvish struck out nine in seven innings and the scuffling San Diego Padres beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Friday night. “He was terrific,” San Diego manager Bob Melvin said. “You want somebody who's going to go out there and not worry...