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Game Notes @ CIN (06.07) Friars Eye Sweep behind Capable Despaigne in Cincinnati Series Finale

Saturday’s comeback win for the Friars guaranteed a series victory over the Reds. Now with Sunday’s game looming on the horizon, the Padres will look to collect their first series sweep since they swept the Rockies at Petco Park between May 1st and 3rd. 487 more words

Yonder Alonso

Black discusses Hedges' first start, Kemp's every start

Catcher Austin Hedges makes his first Major League start in San Francisco this afternoon (12:45 p.m.; TV: FSSD; Radio: 1090-AM) while right fielder Matt Kemp… 392 more words

Bud Black

Game Notes @ SF (05.04) New Faces, New Places as Padres Hit the Road

Following a successful 3-game sweep of Colorado at home, the Friars embark on a 9-game, 10-day road trip to San Francisco, Arizona, and Seattle before returning home next week. 251 more words

Tyson Ross

Padres Roster Move, 5/4/15

The team announced today that they have made the following roster moves:

Selected C Austin Hedges from Triple-A El Paso

Roster Moves

Padres plan to promote catching prospect Austin Hedges

Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union Times reports that the Padres are expected to promote catching prospect Austin Hedges on Monday.

With Derek Norris hitting well — he owns a .337/.352/.494 triple-slash line — Hedges likely won’t be seeing regular playing time. 69 more words

Black talks about day off, homers at Petco Park. Kemp, Kelley, Amarista

The Padres are playing their 23rd game Wednesday afternoon against the Houston Astros at Petco Park.

The Padres will lead the Major Leagues in games played going into Thursday’s second day off of the season. 323 more words

Bud Black

Buddy breaks with tradition when it comes to Nieves, Venable

Bud Black started Monday’s pre-game media conference by making mention of a tradition he has – that apparently ended Sunday.

“Hit a home run and start the next day,” was Black’s tradition. 455 more words

Bud Black