San Diego Padres

Cubs claim RHP Roach off waivers

Cubs claim RHP Roach off waivers

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November 12 Roach made the jump from Double-A in 2013 to earn a spot on San Diego's Opening Day roster in 2014 before being optioned to Triple-A FULL STORY

Reliever Patton draws 80-game suspension

Reliever Patton draws 80-game suspension

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November 05 Patton, a free agent after pitching for the Baltimore Orioles and San Diego Padres during the 2014 season, tested positive for the third time. He served a 25-game suspension at the start of the 2014 season. FULL STORY

Padres need big changes offensively

Padres need big changes offensively

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September 30 As a team, the Padres offense reached near historical lows this season. The Padres hit .226 as a team with a .292 on-base percentage and a .342 slugging percentage for a .632 OPS and 3.3 runs per game. FULL STORY

Padres shut down Despaigne for season

Padres shut down Despaigne for season

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September 26 The 27-year-old rookie strained a right lat muscle in his most recent start, a 5-0 win over the San Francisco Giants on Sept. 19. FULL STORY