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Moustakas, Cain lift Brewers past Padres 3-1

Sep. 18, 2019 12:28 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Mike Moustakas used one swing of the bat to give the Milwaukee Brewers' playoff push a big boost. Moustakas hit his 35th home run of the season, Lorenzo Cain also went deep and the Brewers beat the San Diego Padres 3-1 on Tuesday night with their 11th win in 12 games. "Moustakas, he's...

Spangenberg lifts Brewers, ensures Padres' losing record

Sep. 17, 2019 12:29 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Corey Spangenberg helped the Milwaukee Brewers keep pace in their playoff push and ensured another losing season for his old team Spangenberg drove in three runs, including a tiebreaking, two-run triple in the fourth inning, and the Brewers beat the San Diego Padres 5-1 Monday night....

Arenado, Story power Rockies past Padres, 10-8

Sep. 14, 2019 1:28 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado continued his torrid hitting and blasted his way into the record books to lead the Colorado Rockies to another close victory. He hit his 40th home run and Trevor Story connected twice to lead the Rockies past the San Diego Padres 10-8 on Friday night. Arenado's two-run shot in...

Gallen, Marte lead D-backs to sweep of Padres

Sep. 5, 2019 1:52 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Even before Manny Machado singled into right field, Zac Gallen knew it wasn't his night to throw a no-hitter. The rookie right-hander took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, Ketel Marte hit a grand slam for his 30th homer and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 4-1...

Bumgarner keeps rolling, Giants thump Padres 8-3

Aug. 31, 2019 2:09 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner was mostly pleased with his latest gem, and his eyes seemed to light up when the Giants' lefty was told he leads the National League in innings pitched. Bumgarner's batting was completely different and had San Francisco's ace often muttering at the plate. He allowed...

Dodgers top Padres 6-4 in 10 after Jansen blows another save

Aug. 29, 2019 2:44 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — After a wild pitch left Kenley Jansen with his seventh blown save of the season, Kiké Hernández helped pick up the struggling Los Angeles Dodgers closer. Hernández scored the go-ahead run on shortstop Luis Urias' throwing error with two outs in the 10th inning and the...

Holt homers in 9th to lift Red Sox to 5-4 win vs Padres

Aug. 25, 2019 1:39 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Brock Holt liked the first pitch he saw from All-Star closer Kirby Yates so much that he hit it out of the ballpark. Holt's homer on the first pitch of the ninth inning lifted the Boston Red Sox to a 5-4 victory against the San Diego Padres on Saturday night. The defending World Series...

Home run robbers get praise - and swag for spectacular plays

Aug. 20, 2019 11:11 AM EDT

It was late in the 2015 season when Baltimore's Manny Machado smoked a pitch from Tampa Bay's Chris Archer into center field at Camden Yards. Kevin Kiermaier sprinted to the wall, turned and leaped high above it before reaching back and snatching the ball . He banged off the wall and landed on his feet with the...

Margot, Renfroe lead Padres over staggering Rockies 8-5

Aug. 11, 2019 12:48 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres' outfielders couldn't have come through any bigger than they did in beating the staggering Colorado Rockies on Saturday night. Center fielder Manuel Margot hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning and right fielder Hunter Renfroe had a homer among his three...

Tatis Jr. hits leadoff homer, Padres beat Rockies 9-3

Aug. 9, 2019 2:23 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres have pretty much run out of superlatives for rookie shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. "He's good," manager Andy Green said after Tatis hit his second leadoff home run in as many games — and a team-record sixth this season — and had some nice defensive plays to...