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Winners And Losers Of The 2015 MLB Trade Deadline

Baseball fans who followed the 2015 MLB trade deadline with a close eye were treated to a surplus of trades, false reports, endless hug watches, and, above all, a couple weeks of nail-biting, cinema-like suspense.

93-7 The Fan–07/31/2015

SAN DIEGO, CA - JUNE 27: Justin Upton #10 of the San Diego Padres hits a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Petco Park June 27, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Report: Pirates ‘Interested’ In Padres Outfielder Justin Upton

With the trade deadline getting closer, the trade rumors are starting to swirl.

93-7 The Fan–07/20/2015

SAN DIEGO, CA - MAY 14:  The grounds crew covers the field for a rain delay during the first inning of a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and the Washington Nationals at Petco Park May 14, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Padres Fans Take Advantage Of Rare Opportunity

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 […]

07/20/2015

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Pirates Complete Sweep Of Padres, 5-2

The Pittsburgh Pirates completed a sweep of the San Diego Padres with a 5-2 win Wednesday night, getting their 10th series sweep of the season to tie a club record.

07/08/2015

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Polanco Helps With Tarp, Then Triples As Pirates Top Padres

Gregory Polanco helped free a grounds crew member trapped underneath a billowing tarp, then hit a go-ahead triple in the eighth inning that sent the Pittsburgh Pirates past the San Diego Padres 3-2 Tuesday night.

07/08/2015

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Alvarez’s RBI Single In 9th Lifts Pirates Past Padres, 2-1

Pedro Alvarez singled home the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Pittsburgh Pirates a 2-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on Monday night.

07/06/2015

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Despaigne Leads Padres To 7-1 Win Over Pirates

Out with the tricks and back to basics for San Diego’s Odrisamer Despaigne.

06/01/2015

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Morton Pitches 7 Strong Innings, Pirates Win 5-2

Charlie Morton went seven strong innings as the Pirates got back on track with a 5-2 win over the Padres.

05/31/2015

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Norris’ Grand Slam Lifts Padres To 6-2 Win Vs. Pirates

Derek Norris hit a grand slam with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to lift the San Diego Padres to a 6-2 victory over Pittsburgh on Friday night, snapping the Pirates’ season-high seven-game winning streak.

05/30/2015

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Kang, Marte, Polanco Homer In Pirates’ 11-5 Win Over Padres

An early home run barrage carried A.J. Burnett and the Pittsburgh Pirates to their seventh straight win, 11-5 against the San Diego Padres on Thursday night.

05/29/2015

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30 Players: Despaigne Hopes To Build On Rookie Year For Padres

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.

04/11/2015

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Worley Outduels Kennedy In Bucs 2-1 Win Over Padres

Pittsburgh’s Gregory Polanco and Josh Harrison had three hits each and Vance Worley outdueled Ian Kennedy as the Pirates beat the San Diego Padres 2-1 on Friday night.

08/08/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

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6 MLB All-Stars That You May Not Know

Here are 6 MLB All-Stars that you may not know.

07/11/2014

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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective 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?

06/25/2014

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