San Diego Padres
The San Diego Padres had only one hit – a bunt single by Everth Cabrera in the first inning – and still beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 thanks to Francisco Liriano’s wildness.
The Pirates’ West Coast road trip has been filled with sunshine and smiles.
At the end of the longest nine-inning game in San Diego Padres history, Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle summed it up best Monday night.
Andrew Cashner went from the Padres’ bullpen to staff ace last season. Can he continue that growth?
The Pittsburgh Pirates and San Diego Padres agreed to a three-player deal Monday afternoon.
The Pirates snapped their three-game losing streak Thursday with a win against the Padres. But have those losses caused fans to get a little more nervous about this year’s winning team?
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Neil Walker had four hits, including his 11th homer of the season, and drove in three runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the San Diego Padres 10-1 Thursday and stop a […]
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — After dropping three games in a row to the Padres and only scoring four total runs, the Pirates have one last chance today to avoid a sweep in the four […]
San Diego’s Logan Forsythe and Rene Rivera delivered consecutive RBI singles in the ninth inning off Pittsburgh closer Mark Melancon and the Padres rallied for a 3-2 victory on Wednesday night.
Ian Kennedy pitched seven strong innings, combining with two relievers on a four-hitter, and Yonder Alonso drove in two runs as the San Diego Padres beat the NL Central-leading Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Jedd Gyorko is there to provide a solid bat in the lineup, and he could very well emerge as one of the league’s best offensive second baseman.
Baseball Prospectus national writer John Perrotto joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — It all proved to be better than expected for rookie Andrew Werner. The left-hander could barely believe the news two days ago that the San Diego Padres were calling him up to the majors. But Werner made the most of his opportunity. Werner allowed two runs over six-plus innings in his major league debut and Carlos Quentin drove in three runs, leading the Padres to a 4-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday.
Pirates broadcaster and former pitcher Steve Blass joined The Fan Morning Show Wednesday in the aftermath of a frustrating Bucs walk-off loss to the San Diego Padres, who have dominated them over the past few years.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Clint Barmes’ first career grand slam keyed a nine-run fourth inning and Neil Walker went 5 for 5 as the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the San Diego Padres 11-5 on Sunday.