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Trade deadline recap: Soto to Padres; Phillies, Twins add

Aug. 03, 2022 03:38 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Juan Soto is joining Manny Machado and Fernando Tatis Jr. in San Diego. Jorge López, Michael Fulmer and Tyler Mahle are going to Minnesota. Noah Syndergaard, David Robertson and Brandon Marsh are heading to Philadelphia, and Joey Gallo is looking for a fresh start with the Los...

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...

Alfaro, Voit, Machado lead HR parade as Padres rout Twins

Jul. 30, 2022 01:39 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — It's been a while since the San Diego Padres had a game like this. Jorge Alfaro launched a three-run homer, Luke Voit and All-Star Manny Machado each hit a two-run shot and the Padres enjoyed their first five-homer outburst in more than a year to beat the AL...

Alonso's 3-run HR, 4 RBIs leads Mets over Padres 8-5

Jul. 25, 2022 00:15 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso lifted the ball into the left-field seats and sent the New York Mets soaring into their high-profile Subway Series matchup against the Yankees and Aaron Judge. Alonso hit a go-ahead, three-run homer off Joe Musgrove and had four RBIs to retake the major...

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 shuts down Mets again, Padres beat Scherzer 4-1

Jul. 23, 2022 00:37 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yu Darvish always makes the New York Mets look light on offense. General manager Billy Eppler is trying to do something about that — no matter which opponent is on the mound. Darvish dominated the Mets again, and Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer off...

Souza, known for catch to preserve no-hitter, is retiring

Jul. 19, 2022 17:04 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Outfielder Steven Souza Jr. has announced his retirement after playing parts of eight major league seasons. Known best for his spectacular diving catch to preserve Jordan Zimmermann's no-hitter eight years ago as a rookie, Souza said Tuesday on Twitter he is calling...

Iglesias drives in 6 runs as Rockies beat Padres 10-6

Jul. 14, 2022 01:43 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — José Iglesias drove in a career-high six runs with a homer and two singles, and the Colorado Rockies continued their home domination of San Diego with a 10-6 win over the Padres on Wednesday night. Colorado has won 12 of its last 13 against San Diego at Coors Field...

Blackmon hits 3-run homer as Rockies beat Padres 5-3

Jul. 13, 2022 01:11 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon hit a tiebreaking three-run homer, Austin Gomber pitched six strong innings and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 5-3 on Tuesday night. Blackmon’s 14th homer capped a four-pitch rally off right-hander Mike Clevinger that turned the game...