4/1/2015 | Shields sharp in short tuneup for Opening Day
Jedd Gyorko drilled a three-run home run, Yangervis Solarte added a two-run shot and James Shields was sharp in his final tuneup for Opening Day as the Padres defeated the White Sox, 8-2, on Wednesday at Camelback Ranch.
4/1/2015 | Medica, Almonte among Padres sent to Minors camp
The Padres, continuing to inch closer to finalizing their 25-man roster, sent five players to Minor League camp Wednesday. San Diego reassigned lefty Jason Lane, righty Marcos Mateo and infielder Ramiro Pena to Minor League camp. The club also optioned infielder/outfielder Tommy Medica and outfielder Abraham Almonte to Triple-A El Paso.
4/1/2015 | Buddy system: Black leans on newcomers to help lead
Padres manager Bud Black is preparing for his ninth season with the team. He recently took a few minutes to answer questions from MLB.com about the upcoming season, the role of leadership on the team and more.
4/1/2015 | Morrow allows three runs in 4 1/3 vs. Royals in final spring outing
San Diego pitcher Brandon Morrow allowed three runs on seven hits in 4 1/3 innings in a 4-1 loss to the Royals on Tuesday at the Peoria Sports Complex.