San Diego Padres
By David Heim Forget Wally World; this summer’s hottest vacation spot is Petco Park. It rarely rains in San Diego to begin with, and it rarely rains enough to put hometown Padres games in jeopardy. But […]
Hendricks’ first career complete game made the Cubs a 3-0 winner.
Kyle Hendricks opposes Odrisamer Despaigne tonight at Petco Park.
Bryant’s sacrifice fly in the fifth inning was the difference.
Tsuyoshi Wada opposes Tyson Ross tonight at Petco Park.
Derek Norris hit a two-run double with one out in the eighth, and James Shields struck out 11 in seven innings.
Jason Hammel opposes James Shields tonight at Petco Park.
Lester allowed three runs in 5 1/3 innings.
Kris Bryant got a standing ovation for his first major league hit and reached base five times Saturday.
Wil Myers’ three-run homer in the seventh innings was the difference.
James Shields opposes Jason Hammel this afternoon at Wrigley Field.
So when you look at the roster right now, there aren’t many young, inexperienced players who have a chance to make a big impact on the Padres in 2015. One name that does come to mind, however, is pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne.
Just because Addison Russell’s in the pipeline doesn’t mean Castro doesn’t have a role in the long term.
James Shields allowed three hits in three scoreless innings, and Jedd Gyorko hit a three-run homer in a five-run first inning against Jeff Samardzija.
Jose Quintana carried a shutout in the fifth but wound up allowing four runs and eight hits in 4 1-3 innings.
James Shields pitched five no-hit innings, and Tommy Medica hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth as the Padres won 6-1.
Lester hadn’t allowed a run in his first two spring starts. On Monday, he was charged with six runs before leaving with one out in the fourth.
Cubs starter Edwin Jackson allowed four runs, all unearned because of two errors, but was hit hard.
Carlos Rodon threw two scoreless innings.
Shields instead signed a four-year deal with the Padres.