Latest Blake Snell News

Mets' deGrom leaves with flexor tendinitis in win vs Padres

Jun. 11, 2021 23:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom did it all Friday night, pitching and hitting the Mets to victory. New York manager Luis Rojas even trusts him to diagnose his own elbow injury — and Dr. deGrom says not to fret. “My level of concern is not too...

Pederson, Arrieta lead Cubs to 3-1 win over Darvish, Padres

Jun. 09, 2021 20:32 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Joc Pederson of the Chicago Cubs hit a towering, game-tying home run off San Diego ace Yu Darvish and, as he approached third base on his trot, mimicked the stutter step Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. does after he homers. If Tatis can have fun, so can...

Snell takes no-hitter into 7th, Padres beat Mets 2-0

Jun. 05, 2021 02:25 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Blake Snell took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Manny Machado hit an early homer and the San Diego Padres beat the New York Mets 2-0 Friday night. Snell (2-2) struck out 10 and pitched into the seventh inning for the first time this season....

Padres' Blake Snell loses no-hit bid in 7th vs Mets

Jun. 05, 2021 00:28 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Padres left-hander Blake Snell lost a no-hit bid Friday night with no outs in the seventh inning when New York Mets star Francisco Lindor lined a clean single to left field. Outfielder Tommy Pham misplayed the ball, allowing Lindor to reach third on a...

Tatis homers to back Darvish, Padres hold off Mets 4-3

Jun. 04, 2021 03:12 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fernando Tatis Jr. returned to the lineup with a two-run homer that slipped out of center fielder Mason Williams' glove, and the San Diego Padres held off the New York Mets 4-3 on Thursday night. Yu Darvish (6-1) pitched effectively into the sixth...

Báez goes deep twice as Stewart, Cubs beat Padres 7-2

May. 31, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Javier Báez popped out of the dugout for a curtain call, acknowledging the continued chants of “Ja-vy! Ja-vy!” from the crowd at Wrigley Field. For the dynamic shortstop, it was just like old times. Báez and Patrick Wisdom each...

Surging Rays in tight race with Red Sox atop AL East

May. 31, 2021 02:56 AM EDT

It should be obvious by now: You doubt the Tampa Bay Rays at your own risk. Tampa Bay has won 15 of its last 16 games and leads the AL East heading into Monday's game against the New York Yankees. The Rays are second in the American League in runs and third in ERA....

Greinke throws 8 solid innings, Astros beat Padres 7-4

May. 30, 2021 18:23 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Zack Greinke pitched eight effective innings, Kyle Tucker homered and the Houston Astros beat Blake Snell and the San Diego Padres 7-4 on Sunday. Greinke (5-2) permitted one run and six hits. The right-hander, who retired 11 of his first 12 batters,...

Tatis tying HR in 9th, Myers HR in 12th, Padres beat Astros

May. 29, 2021 22:19 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Fernando Tatis Jr. launched a monstrous, three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning to tie it, Wil Myers hit a three-run drive in the 12th and the San Diego Padres beat the Houston Astros 11-8 on Saturday night. A day after the Padres erupted for...

Padres rally in 9th vs Brews stalls, 9-game win streak ends

May. 24, 2021 23:59 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers closer Josh Hader stopped San Diego’s rally in the ninth inning and the Padres’ nine-game winning streak ended Monday night with a 5-3 loss to Milwaukee. Fresh off sweeping a nine-game homestand, the Padres trailed 5-0 going into the ninth....