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Vargas, Dodgers beat Padres 5-2 for 108th win

Sep. 30, 2022 02:00 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Miguel Vargas is making a push to be included on the Los Angeles Dodgers' postseason roster — if manager Dave Roberts can find a spot for him. The rookie outfielder hit a tiebreaking, two-run single with the bases loaded in the sixth inning and the NL West...

Freeman has RBI single in 10th, gives Dodgers 107th win

Sep. 29, 2022 02:13 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Freddie Freeman helped the Atlanta Braves win the World Series last year and on Wednesday night he helped the Los Angeles Dodgers set the franchise season record with their 107th victory. Freeman singled in Mookie Betts with one out in the 10th inning and the...

Trejo, Tovar lead young Rockies over Padres 4-3 in 10

Sep. 24, 2022 00:44 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Rookie Alan Trejo singled in the winning run in the 10th inning, highly touted prospect Ezequiel Tovar picked up hits on the first two pitches he saw in the big leagues, and the youthful Colorado Rockies stalled the San Diego Padres’ playoff progress with a 4-3 victory on Friday...

Nelson brilliant in MLB debut, leads Dbacks over Padres 5-0

Sep. 05, 2022 22:32 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Arizona right-hander Ryne Nelson allowed a double to Jurickson Profar on the third pitch of his big league career and went right back to work. He retired Juan Soto, Manny Machado and Josh Bell, and didn't stop there. Nelson was brilliant in his big league debut,...

Padres rout Dodgers 7-1, send LA on rare 3-game skid

Sep. 03, 2022 02:38 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yu Darvish was cruising through the Los Angeles Dodgers' lineup when Cody Bellinger came to the plate in the fifth inning. The slugger went down swinging on four pitches for Yu's 3,000th career strikeout in his professional career. “I had totally forgotten...

Quantrill stifles former team as Guardians beat Padres 7-0

Aug. 24, 2022 20:42 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Cal Quantrill of the Cleveland Guardians claimed it was no big deal facing his former team, the San Diego Padres. Reminded how demonstrative he was after getting out of two big jams, he laughed and told the truth. “Apparently I really did care a...

Alcantara dominant, shuts down Padres in Marlins' 3-0 win

Aug. 15, 2022 23:19 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Sandy Alcantara threw seven innings of four-hit ball and the Miami Marlins beat the San Diego Padres 3-0 on Monday night. Although the Padres made Alcantara throw 76 pitches through the first four, the All-Star right-hander notched his 17th outing of at last seven...

Alonso's 3-run HR, 4 RBIs leads Mets over Padres 8-5

Jul. 25, 2022 00:15 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso lifted the ball into the left-field seats and sent the New York Mets soaring into their high-profile Subway Series matchup against the Yankees and Aaron Judge. Alonso hit a go-ahead, three-run homer off Joe Musgrove and had four RBIs to retake the major...

Kelly's pitching, Peralta's HR send Arizona over Padres 3-1

Jul. 17, 2022 20:59 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Merrill Kelly gave up one run in six innings and David Peralta hit a solo homer to lead the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 3-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on Sunday. Arizona went into the All-Star break on a good note but dropped two of three games at San Diego to...

Darvish fans 9 in 7 innings, Padres top Diamondbacks 5-3

Jul. 16, 2022 02:10 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A fired-up Yu Darvish struck out nine in seven innings and the scuffling San Diego Padres beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Friday night. “He was terrific,” San Diego manager Bob Melvin said. “You want somebody who's going to go out there and not worry...