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White Sox plan to bring up RHP Drew Thorpe to make his major league debut Tuesday night

Jun. 09, 2024 14:58 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox plan to bring up right-hander Drew Thorpe from Double-A Birmingham to make his major league debut Tuesday night at Seattle. Thorpe is one of the team's top prospects. He was acquired from San Diego in the Dylan Cease trade in March. ...

Some nationalities escape Biden's sweeping asylum ban because deportation flights are scarce

Jun. 09, 2024 00:02 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Border Patrol arrested Gerardo Henao 14 hours after President Joe Biden suspended asylum processing at the U.S. border with Mexico this week. But instead of being summarily deported, he was dropped off by agents the next day at a San Diego bus stop, where he caught a train to...

Mexican winger Chucky Lozano signs with MLS expansion team San Diego FC

Jun. 06, 2024 14:02 PM EDT

Major League Soccer expansion team San Diego FC has signed winger Hirving “Chucky” Lozano as the club's first designated player. Lozano signed a four-year deal through the 2028 season, the team said Thursday. Financial terms were not released. San Diego FC will...

Zach Neto hits 2-run double as Angels finally win a home series this season, beating the Padres 4-2

Jun. 05, 2024 01:15 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Zach Neto had a tiebreaking two-run double in the seventh inning, and the Los Angeles Angels won their first home series of the season with a 4-2 victory over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night. Luis Rengifo drove in an early run for the Angels, who will...

Giants send 2-time Cy Young winner Blake Snell to injured list, activate OF Michael Conforto

Jun. 03, 2024 19:57 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — San Francisco Giants left-hander Blake Snell was placed on the 15-day injured list Monday, one day after leaving a game against the New York Yankees with a left groin strain. Veteran outfielder Michael Conforto will take Snell's place on the roster. Conforto has been...

Berthowr, Sebring lead the way for UCSB at the plate in 4-2 win over San Diego

Jun. 02, 2024 20:37 PM EDT

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Ivan Berthowr and Jonah Sebring each homered to drive in a pair of runs and UC Santa Barbara beat San Diego 4-2 on Sunday in the Santa Barbara Regional of the NCAA Tournament. Sebring hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the second for the first runs of...

Swimmer injured by shark attack on Southern California coast

Jun. 02, 2024 20:31 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A swimmer was seriously injured in a shark attack on the Southern California coast Sunday, prompting temporary beach closures, authorities said. The attack happened Sunday morning at Del Mar City Beach in Del Mar, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) north of San Diego,...

San Diego sends Fresno State home with a 7-5 win in Santa Barbara Regional

Jun. 01, 2024 19:46 PM EDT

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Jakob Christian hit a two-run home run in the first inning and San Diego held off Fresno State at the end beating the Bulldogs 7-5 in the Santa Barbara Regional of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday. Late, however, the Bulldogs threatened when with one out...

Jake Cronenworth drives in 3 runs in 9-run 8th, Padres beat Royals 11-8

May. 31, 2024 23:58 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jake Cronenworth drove in three runs in a nine-run eighth inning, Luis Arraez had four hits and the San Diego Padres beat the Kansas City Royals 11-8 on Friday night. Cronenworth hit a two-run single in the eighth to give the Padres a 4-3 lead and added an...

UC student workers expand strike to two more campuses as they demand amnesty for protestors

May. 28, 2024 18:03 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly a third of the academic and graduate student workers of the University of California are on strike, after the union of 48,000 employees escalated its labor standoff by walking off the job at UCLA and UC Davis this morning. With as many as 2,000 UC Santa Cruz graduate...