San Diego Padres
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross named Tom Garfinkel as the team’s new President and Chief Executive Officer in what amounts to be almost a trade of executive officers.
Normally you hear about players being traded or picked up by other teams. On Wednesday, it was learned that one of the top officials in the Miami Dolphins administration will be heading west.
Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez came to the team with a lot of hype and through the first-half of the 2013 season, the 20-year-old phenom has lived up to all of the advanced billing.
Miami Marlins rookie pitcher Jose Fernandez continued his quest to be named to the National League All-Star team with another dominating performance from the mound Monday night.
Jeff Mathis hit a grand slam with one out in the ninth inning Sunday, lifting the Miami Marlins over the San Diego Padres 6-2.
The San Diego Padres have won all three of Andrew Cashner’s starts against NL East opponents, including one in which he excelled against the Miami Marlins.
When Jacob Turner had wrapped up the first complete game of his career, he accepted a pat on the stomach from his first baseman, gave his catcher a slap on the shoulder and then greeted manager Mike Redmond with uncharacteristic bravado.
With Ricky Nolasco on the trade market, the San Diego Padres liked what they saw. Their hitters did, anyway. Will Venable drove in three runs and Logan Forsythe hit a two-run homer Friday night to help San Diego beat Nolasco and the Miami Marlins, 9-2.
Sean Rodriguez, Yunel Escobar and James Loney drove in late runs for the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday in a 4-2 victory that completed a three-game sweep of the San Diego Padres.
Jason Marquis has settled into a groove and it shows.