San Diego Padres
Josh Beckett’s comeback from surgery got off to a promising start Sunday with three strikeouts over two scoreless innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers and a San Diego split squad played to a 3-all tie.
Hall of Fame broadcaster Jerry Coleman, a former second baseman for the New York Yankees who interrupted his pro career to fly as a Marine Corps pilot in World War II and Korea, died Sunday after a brief illness, the San Diego Padres said. He was 89.
Adrian Gonzalez scored an unearned run and Zack Greinke combined with three relievers on a two-hitter to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers over the San Diego Padres 1-0 Sunday.
Robbie Erlin allowed four hits over 7 2-3 innings and fellow rookie Jedd Gyorko hit his 20th homer to lead the San Diego Padres to a 2-0 victory over the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
Ian Kennedy beat an NL West opponent for the first time in 12 starts this season, pitching the San Diego Padres past the San Francisco Giants 4-1 Monday.
The day after recording the winningest calendar month in Los Angeles history (23-6 in August), the Dodgers opened September on the right track as Yasiel Puig hit the go-ahead homer to give the Dodgers the 2-1 win.
Yaisel Puig’s spectacular start to his major league career has slowed down considerably in recent weeks. It may have suffered its biggest speed bump Wednesday.
San Diego’s bullpen gave the Padres a chance, and they made the most of it.
The first Dodger game and movie night, which featured the film “42″ following the Dodgers-Rockies game, was such a success, the Dodgers will be treating their fans to another one.
Adrian Gonzalez and Hanley Ramirez hit back-to-back home runs in the ninth inning to give the Los Angeles Dodgers a 3-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on Sunday.
Pedro Ciriaco tripled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and hit a two-run homer in the eighth to lead the San Diego Padres to a 6-3 victory against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday night.
Jason Marquis took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and the San Diego Padres beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-2 on Wednesday night after dropping the first two games of the series.
Yasiel Puig hit two home runs and knocked in five RBIs in the second game of his career as the Dodgers beat the Padres 9-7 on Tuesday night.
Puig went 2-for-4 in the leadoff position in his major league debut and impressed with his speed and his arm as the Dodgers beat the Padres 2-1.
The Los Angeles Dodgers will host its first sports networking event on Monday, June 3.