While the underachieving Miami Marlins shed salary prior to the trade deadline, the San Diego Padres stood pat believing there’s still time to salvage their disappointing season.
A.J. Ramos forced home the tiebreaking run with a bases-loaded, four-pitch walk in the 11th inning, Jedd Gyorko added a two-run single and the San Diego Padres beat the Miami Marlins 8-3 Friday night.
The Miami Marlins got a few more deals in before the end of Major League Baseball trade deadline.
Padres open a three-game road series with the Miami Marlins Friday night.
While the offense for the Washington Nationals is finally healthy, their bullpen just became much stronger – but perhaps unhappier.
The way things were going, it seemed the Padres would likely be sellers as the trade deadline approaches. That was before they won five of eight on homestead that might change the front office’s thinking.
Ian Kennedy, being mentioned in various trade scenarios, pitched six strong innings and the San Diego Padres defeated the Miami Marlins 3-1 on Saturday night.
The San Diego Padres are among the worst offensive teams in baseball but they’re finding some success with homers.
Miami’s Dan Haren has had to pitch before with trade rumors swirling around him.
Things just aren’t going the Miami Marlins way in 2015.