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Dodgers look to keep late-season surge vs. Padres

Dodgers look to keep late-season surge vs. Padres

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September 21 The Los Angeles Dodgers are in full roar now, gaining much-needed momentum against a pair of playoff contenders to wrest away the top spot in the National League West. FULL STORY

Freeland looks to extend home dominance vs. Padres

Freeland looks to extend home dominance vs. Padres

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August 22 The Rockies are 16-9 in starts by Freeland (11-7, 2.96 ERA), who is 7-2 with a 2.22 ERA in 11 home starts this season and will be opposed by rookie left-hander Joey Lucchesi (6-7, 3.79). FULL STORY

Cubs realize there are no gimmes against Padres

Cubs realize there are no gimmes against Padres

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August 03 That message became abundantly clear after the Cubs dropped the opener of a four-game series with the last-place San Diego Padres on Thursday. Although Chicago bounced back and held off San Diego in a 5-4 victory on Friday, FULL STORY

Scherzer starts against Sale in All-Star Game

Scherzer starts against Sale in All-Star Game

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July 16 Washington right-hander Max Scherzer will oppose Boston left-hander Chris Sale in a repeat of last year's Midsummer Classic matchup. It marks the first time since 1940 (Red Ruffing of the New York Yankees vs. Paul Derringer of the Cincinnati Reds) FULL STORY

Braves happy to face Padres in Atlanta

Braves happy to face Padres in Atlanta

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June 13 Anibal Sanchez (2-0, 2.37 ERA) will start the series opener for the Braves, with fellow right-hander Tyson Ross (5-3, 3.43) going for San Diego. FULL STORY

Hot-hitting Martinez to lead Cards against Padres

Hot-hitting Martinez to lead Cards against Padres

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June 12 The San Diego Padres found out the hard way Monday night when Martinez went 3 for 4 and homered for the fifth time in five games, a two-run blast that gave the St. Louis Cardinals the lead for good in a 5-2 verdict. FULL STORY

Cardinals play host to hot Padres

Cardinals play host to hot Padres

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June 10 Also, the Padres (31-36) won two of three from the NL East co-leading Atlanta Braves, so they have displayed the ability to beat good teams during this stretch. FULL STORY

Braves open West Coast swing at Padres

Braves open West Coast swing at Padres

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June 04 And while that looks like a formidable challenge on paper, given the fact that the Braves just won three of four from the Washington Nationals to reclaim first in the National League East FULL STORY

Ross gets start for Padres vs. Marlins

Ross gets start for Padres vs. Marlins

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May 29 The Padres are 7-3 this season when Ross starts a game. When anyone else starts, they are 15-30. And the Padres are 3-0 when Ross starts at Petco Park. When anyone else starts at Petco Park, the Padres are a dreadful 6-18. FULL STORY

Rookie Soto injecting life into Nationals vs. Padres

Rookie Soto injecting life into Nationals vs. Padres

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May 22 Soto hit a three-run homer on the first pitch he saw in the first at-bat of his first start and the Nationals rolled over the San Diego Padres 10-2 Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak. FULL STORY

 

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