1. Padres Touch Up Hellickson, Defeat D-Backs

    With the roof open, the Arizona Diamondbacks scored three runs on four hits. With the roof closed, the D-backs scored two runs on three hits...

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  2. Wil(l)s Save Shields, Padres

    The longest-tenured member of the Padres , Will Venable should have a firm grasp of just how elusive the cycle has been in this team's 47-year history. Wil Myers, playing in just 30 of the franchise's 7,359 games, would not...

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  3. 2-Year-Old's Recovery, 1st Pitch 'Incredible'

    DENVER -- It was like Opening Day all over again -- only better -- for Rockies closer John Axford on Friday...

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  4. Shields Endures Rough Night, Bailed out by Offense

    The Padres signed starting pitcher James Shields to a big free agent contract to win games like this. The Friars had lost three out of four games, all the losses by shutout. They needed a stopped to get back on track...

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  5. Charlie Blackmon's Disputed Slide at Home Becomes the Dodgers' Game-Winner

    Friday's fifth inning at Coors Field was a weird scene. The Dodgers led 2-1 and the rain was pouring down in sheets. But they kept playing — because, by rule, the Rockies had another half-inning to try to rally...

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  6. Dodgers Beat the Rain and the Rockies, 2-1, in Five-Inning Game

    KEY MOMENT: While the rain poured down, the Dodgers narrowly avoided surrendering the lead in the fifth inning...

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  7. Lincecum, Giants Blank Marlins

    Tim Lincecum sustained his recent string of success on the mound with another scoreless outing on Friday night...

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  8. Lincecum, McGehee lead Giants to 6-0 win over Marlins

    Giants fans always loved Tim Lincecum. Now they're warming to Casey McGehee. Further proof that in baseball, anything's possible...

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  9. Dodgers Beat Rockies 2-1 in Rain-Shortened Game

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  10. Venable's Big Hit Helps Padres Beat Diamondbacks 6-5

    PHOENIX -- Will Venable homered and then singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, and the San Diego Padres bullpen made the lead last for three innings in a 6-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night...

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  11. McGehee Grand Slam Backs Lincecum in Giants Win

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Casey McGehee hit the first grand slam of his career, Tim Lincecum struck out a season-best eight batters, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Miami Marlins 6-0 on Friday night...

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  12. McGehee's Grand Slam

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  13. Evan Petzold on Twitter

    OFFICIAL: # Padres placed 1B Yonder Alonso on the 15-day disabled list with a bone bruise in his right shoulder...

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  14. 3 Ways the Arizona Diamondbacks Already Have Improved This Season

    Last season, the Arizona Diamondbacks finished with the worst record in baseball at 64-98 . There were many glaring weaknesses with the team, but it was the 8-22 start that likely buried the D-backs' playoff hopes before the month of May even began.

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  18. Matzek Optioned to Triple-A; Rosario Called Up

    The Rockies on Friday optioned struggling left-handed pitcher Tyler Matzek to Triple-A Albuquerque and called up pinch-hitting first baseman Wilin Rosario.....

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  19. Confirmed: Carlos Frias Still Has a Curveball

    Before his start on Thursday in Milwaukee , Dodgers right-hander Carlos Frias — celebrated on multiple occasions by the present author in these same pages — Dodgers right-hander ...

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  20. Sorry, the Dodgers' Pitching Rotation Is in Serious Trouble

    Feel better? Didn't think so. You should be very nervous. First place or not, very nervous. And if you're Andrew Friedman and Farhan Zaidi in the front office?.....

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  21. Willie Mays Was Way Better Than Alex Rodriguez

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  22. James Shields on His Changeup, Longevity, and Age

    Look at James Shields' stats this year and you might get a David Wooderson vibe. He keeps getting older and his stats stay the same. This year, the 33-year-old is even at career highs in ways that tend to become meaningful quickly...

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  23. Did Rockies Miss Their Window to Trade Carlos Gonzalez?

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  24. Rewind: Giants' Pence 'Excited' About Rehab Assignment

    SAN FRANCISCO — Hunter Pence got one last chance to be a spectator when he watched former teammate and close friend Michael Morse pick up his World Series ring on Thursday night...

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  25. Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig Goes Hitless in Class-a Game

    Yasiel Puig went 0-for-4 with a couple of strikeouts Thursday night in a medical rehab assignment game at Class-A Rancho Cucamonga. Puig was the Quakes' designated hitter...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 22 days ago 1,426 reads 0 comments