Padres Pick Up Option On Benoit, Let Barmes GoThe San Diego Padres have exercised a $7.5 million club option on the contract for right-hander Joaquin Benoit for the 2016 season and declined their $2 million option on infielder Clint Barmes.
Elvis Andrus Steals Home Against The Padres [VIDEO]Andrus capped off the inning with a straight steal of home with right-hander Kevin Quackenbush pitching.
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Umpire Tackles Matt Kemp As Benches Clear [VIDEO]Braves pitcher Julio Teheran hit San Diego's Matt Kemp with a pitch, prompting both benches and bullpens to clear in the first inning.
30 Players: Despaigne Hopes To Build On Rookie Year For PadresSo 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.
Gonzalez Homers 3 Times To Lead Dodgers Past Padres 7-4 [VIDEO]Adrian Gonzalez insists he's no home run hitter, even if his current power surge suggests otherwise.
James Shields And Padres Finalize $75 Million, 4-Year DealJames Shields lives in an exclusive enclave in northern San Diego County in the offseason, so he followed with interest as Padres general manager A.J. Preller revamped the roster with big-name position players.
6 MLB All-Stars That You May Not KnowHere are 6 MLB All-Stars that you may not know.
National League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the National League's mid-season team MVPs.
Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By AthletesProtective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?
Tigers Interested In Joaquin Benoit And Houston Street? The Padres are receiving the most trade inquiries on back-end bullpen stalwarts Huston Street and Joaquin Benoit, which should come as no surprise considering the seasons they are having and the needs of contenders.
Padres' Torres 1st Pitcher To Wear Protective Cap [PHOTO]Padres reliever Alex Torres is the first pitcher to wear a protective cap in a major league game.