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Bud Selig

Bud Selig’s 2-Year Extension Finalized

Given some time to reconsider, the San Diego Padres have voted in favor of baseball Commissioner Bud Selig’s two-year extension.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012

Anthony Rizzo. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Cubs Trade Cashner To Padres For Rizzo

The Cubs acquired first baseman Anthony Rizzo and a prospect from the San Diego Padres Friday in exchange for Andrew Cashner and a prospect.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2012

Outfielder Carlos Quentin #20 of the Chicago White Sox takes batting practice before play against the Tampa Bay Rays April 16, 2009 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

White Sox Acquire Padres Pitchers In Exchange for Quentin

The Chicago White Sox have acquired pitchers Simon Castro and Pedro Hernandez from the San Diego Padres in exchange for outfielder Carlos Quentin.


Jed Hoyer (Photo  by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Hoyer, McLeod Join Cubs Front Office

As expected after the deal was finalized for Theo Epstein to run the Chicago Cubs, the team announced Wednesday that Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod have joined the team’s front office.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

Jed Hoyer (Photo  by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Interested In Padres’ Hoyer To Partner With Epstein

As the Cubs and Red Sox continue to negotiate on compensation for Theo Epstein, reports indicate the Cubs may also have interest in Padres general manager Jed Hoyer to join a baseball operations department they hope is headed soon by Epstein.


Starlin Castro gives a thumbs up to fans before the final game of the season against the San Diego Padres. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Cubs Fall To Padres; Castro Leads NL With 207 hits

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres won their first and last games of the 2011 season. “We’ve got to work on the 160 in between. And we will,” manager Bud Black said after […]

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

Alfonso Soriano is congratulated by Marlon Byrd after hitting a three-run homer in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres on September 27, 2011.

Castro Pushes Hits Total To 206, Cubs Beat Padres

Castro has 12 more hits than Matt Kemp of the Los Angeles Dodgers. On Wednesday, Castro will become the youngest player ever to lead the NL in hits in a season, at 21 years, 188 days. He’ll also become the third Cubs player in seven seasons to lead the NL in hits, joining Juan Pierre (2006) and Derrek Lee (2005).


San Diego Padres v Chicago Cubs

Abbatacola: Cubs Split Double-Header

The worst situation that could have happened to Mike Quade in game one was the need to go to his bullpen early and often.

670 The Score–04/21/2011

James Russell  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Split Doubleheader

The Cubs came close to sweeping the Padres Wednesday, but fell one run short. Sand Diego kept the Cubs from scoring until the fifth inning.


Matt Garza

Cubs Get Blown Out By Padres

The Chicago Cubs went seven innings before getting a run on the board. San Diego had no trouble getting 14 runs off of Garza.


Jake Peavy

Peavy Works 4 Innings In Loss To Padres

It wasn’t Jake Peavy’s most dominant start of the spring. It may have been his most encouraging.

670 The Score–03/14/2011

Starlin Castro, Wade LeBlanc

Cubs Dominate Padres

The Chicago Cubs kept the runs coming against the Padres Saturday, more than doubling the runs San Diego scored.