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Castillo rebounds as Reds beat Padres 4-2 to win series

Aug. 21, 2019 4:51 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Luis Castillo didn't have his best stuff, but it wasn't nearly as bad as his last start. Cincinnati's All-Star right-hander shook off his worst career start to pitch six solid innings, José Iglesias hit a solo home run and the Reds beat the San Diego Padres 4-2 on Wednesday to win...

Freddy Galvis hits tiebreaking homer, Reds beat Padres 3-2

Aug. 20, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Freddy Galvis has spent less than two weeks with the Cincinnati Reds. Manager David Bell is already a big fan. Bell's appreciation for Galvis grew Tuesday when the second baseman hit a tie-breaking two-run homer in the sixth inning, and Aristides Aquino added an RBI single as Cincinnati...

Yates escapes bases-loaded threat, Padres beat Reds 3-2

Aug. 19, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Francisco Mejía hit one off the foul pole. Manny Machado had another big hit off Trevor Bauer. The San Diego Padres were in position for a third straight victory with the NL's leading closer on the mound. Kirby Yates came close to giving it up, but found the pitch he needed to finish...

Hedges homers, has 4 hits to lead Padres past Phillies

Aug. 18, 2019 5:51 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Austin Hedges celebrated his birthday in style. Hedges had four hits, including a tiebreaking homer in the seventh, on his 27th birthday, and Joey Lucchesi pitched six strong innings to lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. "Go 4-for-4 and...

Lamet, Padres cool off Phillies with 5-3 victory

Aug. 18, 2019 12:02 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dinelson Lamet and the San Diego Padres finally cooled off Philadelphia's lineup. The right-hander pitched six solid innings, Ty France hit a tiebreaking single and the Padres beat the Phillies 5-3 on Saturday night. Lamet (2-2) allowed three runs and six hits with six strikeouts and a...

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston hits skid

Aug. 17, 2019 6:01 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: STAR ATTRACTIONS The top two teams in the National League meet again when Cody Bellinger and the Dodgers visit Atlanta. Los Angeles starter Hyun-Jin Ryu (12-2) leads the majors with a 1.45 ERA. Mike Foltynewicz (4-5, 6.24 ERA) gets the ball for the Braves....

Harper homers in third straight game to lead Phillies to win

Aug. 16, 2019 11:33 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Just like their laid-back new hitting coach, Phillies batters suddenly are relaxed. But they are doing some serious damage. Bryce Harper homered for the third straight game, Roman Quinn and J.T. Realmuto also went deep and Philadelphia's resurgent offense remained red-hot in an 8-4...

Padres' Tatis 'most likely' done for season with back injury

Aug. 16, 2019 10:01 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. was placed on the 10-day injured list on Friday with a back injury that "most likely" will end his season, according to manager Andy Green. The 20-year-old Tatis, a Rookie of the Year candidate, is batting .317 with 13 doubles, 22 homers and...

Quantrill, Padres beat Rays for 1st time since 2010

Aug. 14, 2019 8:52 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays finally fell in San Diego, though they didn't dwell too much on their loss. It's hard to be down when the rest of their road trip was perfect. "If you go 5-1 on the road you have to be happy with that," the Rays' Tommy Pham said. "Now we have to take that same effort...

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....