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Los Angeles Dodgers' Joc Pederson, right, reacts with third base coach Dino Abel after hitting a three-run home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Pederson homers twice to lead Dodgers over Padres, 7-6

Aug. 6, 2020 1:42 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Joc Pederson’s second home run of the game sailed an estimated 435 feet through two palm trees just beyond the center field fence at Petco Park, and the Los Angeles Dodgers held off the San Diego Padres 7-6 Wednesday night to take two of three in an early series between NL West...

Los Angeles Dodgers' AJ Pollock, left, reacts after hitting an RBI double, next to San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Pollock homers, May strikes out 8 as Dodgers beat Padres 5-2

Aug. 5, 2020 1:04 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — AJ Pollock hit a pinch, go-ahead double in the seventh inning and added a solo homer, and Dustin May struck out a career-high eight to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres 5-2 on Tuesday night. Mookie Betts entered the game in right field in the eighth inning after...

San Diego Padres starting pitcher Chris Paddack works against a Los Angeles Dodgers batter during the fourth inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Cronenworth, Paddack help Padres beat Dodgers 5-4

Aug. 4, 2020 3:00 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Even with no fans in the stands, rookie Jake Cronenworth got a sense of the San Diego Padres' rivalry with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Cronenworth singled home the go-ahead run in the sixth inning for the Padres, who hit three solo homers off Walker Buehler and beat the Dodgers 5-4 on Monday...

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Antonio Senzatela reacts after giving up a run on a double hit by San Diego Padres' Manny Machado in the sixth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Senzatela sharp over 6 innings, Rockies hold off Padres 9-6

Aug. 2, 2020 7:05 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Antonio Senzatela pitched six innings of one-run ball, designated hitter Matt Kemp homered for a second straight game and the Colorado Rockies held off the San Diego Padres for a 9-6 win on Sunday. The Rockies moved to 6-2, which is tied for the team's second-best start in franchise history....

San Diego Padres' Tommy Pham follows the flight of his three-run home run off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Wade Davis in the ninth inning of a baseball game Friday, July 31, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Pham, Tatis homer in 9th, Padres rally, beat Rockies 8-7

Aug. 1, 2020 1:37 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Tommy Pham carried a little grudge with him to the plate. He took it out on the offending party. Pham hit a three-run homer in the ninth after Fernando Tatis Jr. tied it with two outs, and the San Diego Padres rallied for an 8-7 win over Colorado on Friday night to spoil the Rockies' home...

San Francisco Giants' Mike Yastrzemski watches his game-ending solo home run against the San Diego Padres during the ninth inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Wednesday, July 29, 2020. The Giants won 7-6. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Giants rally on Yastrzemski's 2nd HR, walk off with 7-6 win

Jul. 30, 2020 2:05 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mike Yastrzemski homered twice, the second a towering solo shot into McCovey Cove in the ninth inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants past the San Diego Padres 7-6 on Wednesday night. Donovan Solano had a three-run home run in the eighth and Alex Dickerson also went deep as the...

San Diego Padres designated hitter Wil Myers, top right, celebrates with Ty France after hitting a three-run home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks in San Diego, Saturday, July 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo)

Machado, Myers homer to back Lamet as Padres beat Dbacks 5-1

Jul. 26, 2020 2:53 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The patient San Diego Padres have worn down Arizona's pitching in winning their first two games. Manny Machado and Wil Myers homered to back Dinelson Lamet, who pitched brilliantly into the sixth inning of the Padres’ 5-1 victory against the Diamondbacks on Saturday night. Lamet...

FILE - In this July 6, 2020, file photo, San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. bats during baseball training in San Diego. Tatis, has become one of the faces of the San Diego Padres, with or without a facemask. The exciting young shortstop has been taking coronavirus protocols seriously, including wearing a mask during summer camp workouts.  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull,File)

Tatis Jr. hopes to stay healthy during 60-game sprint

Jul. 14, 2020 12:05 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fernando Tatis Jr. has become one of the faces of the San Diego Padres, with or without a facemask. The exciting young shortstop has been taking coronavirus protocols seriously, including wearing a mask during summer camp workouts. He even wore one during a Zoom session with the media. The...

FILE - In this Tuesday, July 7, 2020, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Josh Bell, right, listens to manager Derek Shelton during a team workout at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. Shelton and other first-year managers are scrambling to make up for lost time. The rookie skippers are getting creative when it comes to getting a feel for their players during a season unlike any other.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Chemistry class: New managers test for right mix amid virus

Jul. 11, 2020 12:59 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Derek Shelton needs his freedom. Maybe now more than ever. Fortunately for the first-year Pittsburgh Pirates manager, bench coach Donnie Kelly made it a point to provide it. Each day Kelly puts together a meticulous schedule designed to find a way for separate groups of players to get...