Will Venable Leads Uprising as San Diego Padres Crush Los Angeles Dodgers

Jake Roth USA Today Sports

The beginning of the San Diego Padres‘ 2013 season could not have started much worse than it did. After six games, the Padres had only one win and the offense was ranked as one of the worst in baseball in […]

Colorado Rockies Sweep San Diego Padres Behind Jhoulys Chacin

Chris Humphreys USA Today Sports

Jhoulys Chacin turned in his second solid outing in as many starts this season and got plenty of support from his Colorado Rockies teammates, as they crushed the San Diego Padres Sunday 9-1. For the second time this year Chacin pitched 6 2/3 […]

Colorado Rockies Jon Garland Beats San Diego Padres In Successful Comeback

Jody Gomez USA Today Sports

In July of 2011, pitcher Jon Garland would have shoulder surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff on his pitching arm. He would attempt to make it back in 2012. However, the more he attempted to throw, the weaker and […]

San Diego Padres Offense Continues To Sputter In Loss To Colorado Rockies

Jake Roth- USA Today Sports

The San Diego Padres knew it wouldn’t be easy without third baseman Chase Headley and catcher Yasmani Grandal in the lineup to begin the 2013 season. Headley is expected to be out until May with a fractured left thumb, while […]

San Diego Padres: Starting Pitching Struggles Again In Loss To New York Mets

John Baker USA Today Sports

After Monday’s effort by starting pitcher Edinson Volquez against the New York Mets, in which Volquez lasted only three innings and allowed six earned runs, the San Diego Padres were hoping to get a better effort from Clayton Richard Wednesday […]

Edinson Volquez And San Diego Padres Have Nightmare 2013 Opener

Christopher Hanewinckel USA TODAY Sports

This wasn’t the opening day that Edinson Volquez or the San Diego Padres had hoped for in 2013. Volquez lasted only three innings while surrendering six runs (all earned) and walking three New York Mets batters, while the Padres fell to the […]

San Diego Padres 2013 MLB Preview: The Infielders And Catchers


The 2013 San Diego Padres will have a young core of good players at the infield and the catcher position once Yasmani Grandal returns from a 50-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball‘s drug agreement. Let us take a look at […]

San Diego Padres 2013 Season Preview: The Outfielders

Jake Roth USA Today Sports

The San Diego Padres will begin the 2013 season with six outfielders on their roster. All six outfielders will be familiar to Padre fans as they were all with the team last year as well. Right Field: Will Venable will start […]

2013 MLB Season Preview: San Diego Padres Starting Rotation

Benny Sieu USA Today Sports

There were a couple questions that needed to be answered this spring as far as the San Diego Padres starting rotation was concerned for 2013. Who would be the opening day starter and who would be the Padres fifth starter […]

MLB Season Preview 2013: San Diego Padres Bullpen

Christopher Hanewinckel-USA Today Sports

The rumors were swirling a couple weeks ago when Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Rick Porcello was available for trade. He was reportedly offered to the San Diego Padres for Huston Street or Luke Gregorson. There were many pundits saying the […]

San Diego Padres Edinson Volquez To Start Opening Day; Plenty Of ‘Free Passes’ Available?

Jake Roth USA Today Sports

The starting rotation coming into spring training for the San Diego Padres had some questions that needed to be answered. Who would be the opening day starter and could Edinson Volquez become the true ace that the Padres were hoping […]

San Diego Padres Happy To Say Goodbye To Long 2013 Spring Training

Jake Roth USA Today Sports

The San Diego Padres will wrap up their final spring training game tomorrow after completing the second of a two-game series against the Texas Rangers. Due to the World Baseball Classic this year, all teams knew coming into this spring […]