1. Padres Claim Flamethrower Gustave from Royals

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  2. Forbes: Padres Raked in $35 Million in 2014

    A.J. Preller's dizzying offseason has helped the Padres begin to shake a small-market typecast. A look at their books – at least according to Forbes...

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  3. Bell's Final Toll: Longtime Closer Elects to Retire

    Heath Bell turned down the stereo long enough in his 31-foot Fleetwood RV on Tuesday afternoon to take a few questions about the next chapter in his life, although he didn't take the ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 429 reads 0 comments

  4. Kennedy's Small Adjustment Paying Off

    PEORIA, ARIZ. — Right-hander Ian Kennedy will start Wednesday on usual rest, albeit in a minor league game. While Kennedy is likely to be the San Diego 's No...

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  5. Still Plenty of Questions for Padres, Preller to Answer

    The first four-plus weeks of Spring Training have been nearly devoid of drama for the Padres , other than the right knee injury earlier this month that led to surgery for backup catcher Tim Federowicz...

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  6. Padres Reassign Top Prospect Hedges

    The Padres reassigned catcher Austin Hedges to minor-league camp Tuesday, the team announced. Considered a high-level prospect due to his excellent defense, Hedges went 2 for 13 with one walk this spring...

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  7. Johnson Shakes off Rust in First Bullpen Since April

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- The only hiccup that Josh Johnson encountered Monday in his first bullpen session since having Tommy John surgery last April was trying to gauge exactly what 50-percent intensity was...

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  8. Shields Pitches 5 Hitless Innings for Padres

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  9. Who Is the Real Matt Kemp?

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  10. Morrow, Despaigne Still in Close Race

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  11. Kennedy amps up innings, cruises through four vs. Royals

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Eric Hosmer had a two-run double as part of a three-run fifth inning Friday as the Royals topped the Padres , 6-1, at the Peoria Sports Complex.....

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  12. Maurer returns, Ross makes third start

    For nearly two weeks, the Padres held right-hander Brandon Maurer out of Cactus League games with a sore back...

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  13. Shields, Norris Working to Get in Sync

    PEORIA, ARIZ. — One mound conference wasn't enough. Two wasn't, either, judging by the tape-measure blast that Carlos Gomez yanked off James Shields shortly after talking things over with catcher Derek Norris...

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  14. Justice: Padres Have a Gem in Middlebrooks

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Here's betting Will Middlebrooks ends up being one of the smartest moves San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller made last winter...

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  15. Castoffs Justin Upton, Matt Kemp, Wil Myers Aim for Redemption with Padres

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 days ago 1,322 reads 0 comments

  16. Cashner Returns After 'Tough Week'

    PEORIA, ARIZ. — Andrew Cashner's line – four innings, no runs, two hits – read “business as usual” at the end of Saturday's Cactus League start. Really, his life is anything but...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  17. Late rally foils solid pitching effort for Bass, Rangers

    Padres right-hander Andrew Cashner returned from a two-day trip to Texas to visit his ailing mom and threw four innings of two-hit, shutout ball in a 2-0 win over the Rangers at Peoria Stadium on Saturday...

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  18. Padres' Upton Believes Best Days Are Ahead

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  19. Federowicz Suffers Meniscus Tear, out 3-6 Months

    The San Diego Padres received the worst-case diagnosis they were hoping to avoid: catcher Tim Federowicz has suffered a full tear of his lateral meniscus and will be sidelined for three-to-six months...

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  20. Federowicz Suffers Meniscus Tear, out 3-6 Months

    Bad news from @ Padres on Federowicz. Complete meniscus tear. Out three to six months. Story to come on http:// MLB ...

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  21. Morrow, Despaigne Making Cases for 5th Starter Spot

    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- The Padres ' derby for the fifth spot in the rotation became even more spirited on Wednesday at Surprise Stadium with the top contenders -- Brandon Morrow and Odrisamer ...

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  22. Cashner Concerned for Ailing Mother

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Andrew Cashner was in the Padres ' clubhouse on Tuesday, but his thoughts were with his mother, Jane, who was diagnosed with leukemia in September and recently had her right leg amputated below the knee...

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  23. Watch: Kemp, Upton and Middlebrooks Homer vs. Giants

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Matt Kemp had three hits, including his first home run of Cactus League play, and Justin Upton and Will Middlebrooks each added home runs as the Padres topped the Giants , 10-5, at the Peoria Sports Complex on Tuesday...

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  24. Norris Embracing Responsibility of Learning New Staff

    The Padres ' Derek Norris is a busy guy, making every Spring Training day count. Mental preparation is a quality more essential to a catcher -- especially one new to a team -- than any other player on the roster...

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  25. Middlebrooks, Cashner Power Padres Past Host Cubs

    MESA, Ariz. -- Will Middlebrooks belted a three-run homer and Yonder Alonso added a solo shot to back Andrew Cashner and lead the Padres to a 6-3 victory Monday over the Cubs , who are still seeking their first Cactus League win...

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