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Padres Alum Critical of 2023 Team, Praises Improvements in 2024

Members of the '84 National League pennant-winning San Diego Padres reflect on the current team's season, noting significant changes in playing style and teamwork.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Padres Alum Critical of 2023 Team, Praises Improvements in 2024

Members of the '84 National League pennant-winning San Diego Padres reflect on the current team's season, noting significant changes in playing style and teamwork.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Padres vs Braves on July 13: How to Watch, Pitching Matchups, and Predictions

Can the Padres snap a five game losing streak?

Matt Levine
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Padres Pitcher Injured Tuesday Finally Heads to 15-Day IL

The San Diego Padres made pre-series roster adjustments, placing relief pitcher Wandy Peralta on the 15-day injured list ahead of their Friday opener against the Atlanta Braves.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Oct 19, 2022; San Diego, California, USA; Former San Diego Padres play Garry Templeton and Tim Flannery before the game between the San Diego Padres and the Philadelphia Phillies during game two of the NLCS for the 2022 MLB Playoffs at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
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Padres Notes: Xander Bogaerts Returns, Dylan Cease's Unusual Hobby, Trade Rumors

Catch up on the headlines from Friday, when the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres in rough day for a Padres offense that managed only five hits and went 1 for 8 with runners in scoring position.

J.P. Hoornstra
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Padres Manager Provides Update on Fernando Tatis Jr.'s Progress

San Diego Padres manager Mike Shildt emphasized they won't rush his comeback, acknowledging Tatis' pain-free progress on 97.3-FM in San Diego.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Jun 20, 2024; San Diego, California, USA; San Diego Padres relief pitcher Wandy Peralta (58) reacts after a strikeout to end the top of the seventh inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
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Padres vs Braves: Roster Moves, How to Watch, Odds, Predictions and More

The San Diego Padres placed Wandy Peralta (adductor) on the injured list and optioned Brett Sullivan to Triple-A El Paso in order to activate Xander Bogaerts and promote Sean Reynolds for Friday's game against the Atlanta Braves.

J.P. Hoornstra
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Among the 2024 Padres' Biggest Fans: The 1984 Padres

Members of the San Diego Padres' 1984 World Series team weighed in on their appreciation for this year's club.

Eva Geitheim
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Apr 6, 2024; San Francisco, California, USA; San Diego Padres second baseman Xander Bogaerts (right) slaps hands with right fielder Fernando Tatis Jr. (23) during the first inning against the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park. Mandatory Credit: Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports
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Padres Get All-Star Back Ahead of Series Opener Against Braves

The San Diego Padres welcomed back infielder Xander Bogaerts to their active roster ahead of Friday's series opener against the Atlanta Braves.

J.P. Hoornstra
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Padres Pitcher Discusses His Eclectic Taste in Art

San Diego Padres' pitcher Dylan Cease emerges as a fascinating figure in Major League Baseball, known for his art appreciation and visits to museums during team travels across different cities.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Feb 20, 2024; Peoria, AZ, USA;  San Diego Padres relief pitcher Sean Reynolds (54) during media photo day at the Peoria Sports Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
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Report: Padres to Promote Flamethrowing Pitcher From Triple-A

The San Diego Padres are calling up a right-handed pitcher they acquired at last year's trade deadline from Triple-A El Paso, according to Craig Mish of the Miami Herald.

J.P. Hoornstra
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Padres Slip in Latest National MLB Power Rankings

The San Diego Padres fell a bit in Newsweek's latest Power Rankings of the 30 MLB teams. However, they can make a run to the top 10 with a strong return to health and an active trade deadline.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Padres 'Kicking the Tires on Every Star Player' Ahead of Trade Deadline: Report

San Diego Padres GM A.J. Preller faces a looming trade deadline with proactive intent, as reported by Jim Bowden of The Athletic.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Jul 10, 2024; San Diego, California, USA; San Diego Padres starting pitcher Michael King (34) pitches against the Seattle Mariners during the first inning at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
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Padres Notes: Michael King's Innings, Joe Musgrove's Recovery, Trade Deadline Strategies

Catch up on all the headlines you might have missed Thursday, when the Padres enjoyed an off-day before hosting the Atlanta Braves for three games leading into the All-Star break.

J.P. Hoornstra
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Padres Pitcher 'Feels Great' As He Blows Past Career Highs in Innings, Starts

Michael King set a new career high for innings pitched on Wednesday at 111 this season. King’s six innings puts him 6 ⅓ innings above his previous 104.2 career-high from last season. He struck out nine batters while allowing one earned run and three hits.

Sam Garcia
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Padres' Joe Musgrove Provides Encouraging Injury Update

San Diego Padres' ace Joe Musgrove shows promising signs in his rehab, making 15 throws off the mound's front slope.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Padres Don't Need a Fifth Starter, Send Rookie Back to Minors

The San Diego Padres have sent starting pitcher Adam Mazur back to Triple-A El Paso, not needing a fifth starter until after the upcoming All-Star Break.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Padres Among 'Potential Fits' for Dominant Right-Handed Pitcher at Trade Deadline

The San Diego Padres are eyeing pitching help ahead of the July 30 MLB trade deadline, and the Toronto Blue Jays might have a strong candidate or two who can help.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Jul 10, 2024; San Diego, California, USA; San Diego Padres designated hitter Manny Machado (13) reacts after falling while avoiding an inside pitch during the ninth inning against the Seattle Mariners at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
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Padres Notes: Struggles at the Plate, Xander Bogaerts' Comeback, and Roster Fallout

All the headlines you might have missed Wednesday, when the Padres' woes at the plate resurfaced in a loss to the Mariners.

J.P. Hoornstra
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Padres Achieve Dubious Feat They've Avoided Since 1974

The San Diego Padres' red-hot offense has been stifled by starting pitchers from the Arizona Diamondbacks and Seattle Mariners.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Jul 4, 2024; Arlington, Texas, USA; San Diego Padres pitcher Michael King (34) throws to the plate during the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field. Mandatory Credit: Raymond Carlin III-USA TODAY Sports
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Padres vs Mariners: How to Watch, Odds, Predictions, and More

The San Diego Padres will give the ball to Michael King in the second game of their two-game series against the Seattle Mariners, looking to avenge Tuesday's 8-3 loss. Catch up on all the storylines heading into the game.

J.P. Hoornstra
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One Padres All-Star Is Not Hitting Like One Lately

This San Diego Padres All-Star is in a mild hitting slump.

Eva Geitheim
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The Padres Are About to Have a Tough Roster Decision to Make

With Xander Bogaerts set to return, San Diego Padres manager Mike Shildt faces lineup decisions.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Padres' Xander Bogaerts Has Timetable In Mind For His Return

Xander Bogaerts nears his comeback from a fractured left shoulder following his rehab stint with Triple-A El Paso.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Padres Pitcher Leaves Game With Adductor Injury

A veteran left-handed pitcher left the Padres' game Tuesday against the Seattle Mariners due to a mild adductor strain.

Maren Angus-Coombs
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Jun 9, 2024; San Diego, California, USA; Seattle Mariners catcher Cal Raleigh (29) is congratulated by Julio Rodriguez (44) after hitting a two-run home run during the seventh inning against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Denis Poroy-USA TODAY Sports at Petco Park.
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Padres Notes: All-Star Chatter, Trade Rumors, Former San Diego Outfielder is DFA'd

Here's all the headlines you might have missed Tuesday, whenThe Padres found themselves on the wrong end of a standout performance by Seattle Mariners All-Star Logan Gilbert and a two-homer game by Cal Raleigh.

J.P. Hoornstra
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