Latest Alex Dickerson News

David Dahl's two-run homer carries Rockies past Giants 2-0

Jun. 25, 2019 1:40 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Colorado Rockies put a forgettable weekend at Dodger Stadium behind them and started fresh. David Dahl hit a two-run homer in the third that held up for Jon Gray, and the Rockies snapped a three-game skid by beating the San Francisco Giants 2-0 on Monday night. Gray (8-5) struck...

Dickerson has 6 RBIs in Giants' 11-5 win over Diamondbacks

Jun. 22, 2019 1:47 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Alex Dickerson's day started in Las Vegas with a call-up to the big leagues. It ended with a big jackpot in the desert. Dickerson had a grand slam and six RBIs in his San Francisco debut, Kevin Pillar had four RBIs and the Giants rolled over the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-5 Friday night. "I...

Giants get OF Dickerson from Padres for minor league righty

Jun. 10, 2019 5:35 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Outfielder Alex Dickerson has been traded to the San Francisco Giants from the San Diego Padres for minor league right-hander Franklin Van Gurp. The teams announced the swap Monday, and Dickerson will join Triple-A Sacramento. He has been primarily with Triple-A El Paso this season...

Renfroe hits 3-run HR, Padres top Jays 6-3 for 4th straight

May. 24, 2019 11:19 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — When Hunter Renfroe has a chance to give the San Diego Padres a lead, he tends to make the most of the opportunity. Friday night was no different. Renfroe hit a tiebreaking, three-run home run in the eighth inning, Greg Garcia and Austin Hedges also went deep, and the Padres beat the Toronto...

Padres promote Canadian prospect Naylor, to debut in Toronto

May. 24, 2019 5:57 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian slugging prospect Josh Naylor has been called up for his major league debut by the San Diego Padres during a rare interleague series at Toronto. Naylor is from Mississauga, Ontario, about an hour away from Toronto. He was promoted by San Diego on Friday and was set to bat sixth as...

Moran, Musgrove lead Pirates to 6-4 win vs Padres

May. 19, 2019 9:09 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Joe Musgrove of the Pittsburgh Pirates is undefeated against his hometown San Diego Padres. Musgrove pitched well enough to survive a rough seventh inning and Colin Moran had a three-run home run and four RBIs for the Pirates, who won 6-4 Sunday to take three of four. "I love it," Musgrove...

Kinsler's 3-run homer lifts Padres to 4-3 win vs Pirates

May. 17, 2019 2:46 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Ian Kinsler hit a mighty three-run homer to put the San Diego Padres ahead of the Pittsburgh Pirates, and then had a profane outburst as he crossed home and then again in the dugout. Many fans on social media felt it was directed at them, and manager Andy Green said it "was not the right...

Maeda strikes out 12, drives in 2 as Dodgers top Padres 2-0

May. 16, 2019 3:03 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kenta Maeda dominated on the mound and helped himself at the plate. The right-hander struck out 12 batters and drove in both runs in leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-0 victory over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night. "It's hard to imagine him being any better," Dodgers manager...