7/6/2015 | Shields makes impressive start on the road
James Shields allowed one unearned run on two hits over seven innings, getting 12 ground-ball outs, though he was gone by the time the Pirates edged the Padres, 2-1, in the bottom of the ninth inning for a victory at PNC Park.
7/6/2015 | Alvarez bests father-in-law Murphy with walk-off
Pedro Alvarez, who is Padres interim manager Pat Murphy's son-in-law, dealt the decisive blow in the Pirates' 2-1 walk-off win over the Padres.
7/6/2015 | Luebke suffers setback during rehab
Cory Luebke's path back to the big leagues after two Tommy John surgeries has hit a snag. Luebke, currently serving a rehabilitation stint with Triple-A El Paso, has returned to San Diego, where he'll be examined Tuesday by team doctor Heinz Hoenecke after recently suffering some discomfort in his left elbow.
7/6/2015 | Upton to represent Padres in All-Star Game
Aside from playing in the actual game itself, one of the best parts about getting selected to play in the All-Star Game might be sharing the news with family. To that end, Padres outfielder Justin Upton batted .500 on Monday when he got the word that he'll be the team's lone representative in the All-Star Game on July 14 in Cincinnati.
7/6/2015 | Ross, Liriano set to square off at PNC Park
The long ball will be a topic of interest when Tyson Ross and the Padres square off with Francisco Liriano and the Pirates on Tuesday at PNC Park.
7/6/2015 | Bucs walk off on Alvarez's single vs. Padres
Pedro Alvarez's single with two outs in the ninth scored All-Star Andrew McCutchen and gave the Pirates a 2-1 win over San Diego on Monday night, their fifth win in six games moving them a season-high 14 games over .500.
7/6/2015 | Norris, Upton, Kemp get much-needed days off
Left fielder Justin Upton and catcher Derek Norris didn't start Sunday against St. Louis. A day earlier, right fielder Matt Kemp was out of the lineup.
7/6/2015 | Goebbert, Medica pace Triple-A El Paso
Jake Goebbert and Tommy Medica combined for five hits and five RBIs for Triple-A El Paso on Sunday, and center fielder Michael Gettys -- the Padres' second-round pick in the 2014 Draft -- had three hits to extend his hitting streak to six games for Class A Fort Wayne.
7/6/2015 | ICYMI: Friars settle for split as Cards take finale
The Padres' offense had a difficult time getting any momentum going on Sunday despite taking an early lead against the Cardinals in the series finale of a four-game set in St. Louis.
7/5/2015 | Padres await announcement of All-Star reserves
Outfielder Justin Upton figures to have the best chance to make the National League team when reserves are announced on Monday for the 86th All-Star Game on July 14 at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati.
7/5/2015 | ICYMI: Unearned run proves difference in Padres' loss
The Padres and Cardinals played a tight game on Friday evening, dominated by strong pitching, that ended in a 2-1 victory going to the visitors from San Diego. The very next day, on Saturday afternoon, the Padres and Cards once again played a tight game dominated by strong pitching that ended in a 2-1 victory -- this time going to the hometown Cardinals.
7/5/2015 | Renfroe homers; Gale, Dickerson pace Chihuahuas
Top prospect Hunter Renfroe hit his eighth homer for Double-A San Antonio on Saturday, and left fielder Alex Dickerson and catcher Rocky Gale led Triple-A El Paso back to .500 at Salt Lake.
7/5/2015 | The ups and downs of Odrisamer Despaigne
Since his last start in May, right-handed starter Odrisamer Despaigne has been on a wild ride. Good start. Bad start. Good start. Bad start. Good start. Bad start. Good start. Every other start produces a different performance.
7/5/2015 | Padres to evaluate when to activate Thayer
The Padres will determine this week if relief pitcher Dale Thayer will need a second Minor League rehabilitation outing or if he'll be reinstated from the disabled list.
7/5/2015 | Lynn and Pham lead Cardinals over Padres
Behind the bats of their starting pitcher and most recent callup, the Cardinals salvaged a series split with a 3-1 victory over the Padres at Busch Stadium on Sunday. Offense was at a premium throughout the four-game series, as the two teams combined for just 18 runs.
7/5/2015 | Shields, Burnett to open three-game series
There's nothing like home cooking, but the Padres have certainly made themselves downright comfortable playing the Pirates at PNC Park. The Pirates will send veteran A.J. Burnett to the mound in the first game of the three-game series. The Padres will counter with James Shields.
7/4/2015 | Despaigne makes himself at home in St. Louis
For someone with such a dramatic disparity in his home-road splits, Odrisamer Despaigne found success Saturday seldom seen away from his home ballpark in San Diego.
7/4/2015 | Padres, Cards vie for finale behind Kennedy, Lynn
The Padres will try to put the finishing touches on a successful start to their 10-game road trip, while the Major League-best Cardinals aim to forge a series split when the two teams close out a four-game series at Busch Stadium on Sunday.
7/4/2015 | Pham fuels Cards' skid-busting win vs. Padres
The Cardinals' offense didn't exactly break out on Saturday, but it did enough to snap a season-long four-game losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Padres in front of a sellout crowd at Busch Stadium.
7/4/2015 | Norris playing with shoulder sprain after collision
Padres catcher Derek Norris suffered an AC sprain of his left shoulder during Friday's 2-1 win over the Cardinals, though he was back in the lineup on Saturday. "He was adamant about being in there," said Padres interim manager Pat Murphy.
7/4/2015 | ICYMI: Gyorko, Cashner step up in win over Cards
Sometimes in baseball the right thing happens at the right time in such a way that it seems as though the game repeats itself on a regular basis. Enter Padres second baseman, Jedd Gyorko.
7/4/2015 | Rea struggles in his Triple-A debut
7/4/2015 | Alonso in lead-off slot makes perfect sense when you look at the numbers
From reading my emails and twitter responses, a lot of Padres fans were stunned Friday when they read the starting lineup with first baseman Yonder Alonso hitting in the lead-off spot for the first time in his Major League career.
7/4/2015 | Gyorko finds time in Triple-A well spent
Last week, Jedd Gyorko was playing for Triple-A El Paso, trying to remedy the offensive struggles that led to his demotion. On Friday, three days after he returned, he put a few things he's been working on to good use in a 2-1 victory over the Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
7/3/2015 | Despaigne, Martinez get Independence Day nods
The Cardinals and Padres commemorate Independence Day at Busch Stadium with an afternoon game pitting St. Louis, the team with baseball's best record, against a San Diego squad still searching for its footing before the All-Star break.
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