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Dodgers, Padres Open MLB Regular Season in Seoul, South Korea

The 2024 MLB regular season is now open with the Los Angeles Dodgers taking on the San Diego Padres in Seoul, South Korea. The setting was far different for both teams last year as the Dodgers opened the 2023 season with an 8–2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. The […]

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The Collapse of the San Diego Padres

The San Diego Padres have collapsed in 2023 Finally after decades of disappointment, the Padres had a team of significance the past two seasons. This team was supposed to be one of the best teams in the league this season and challenge for the World Series. Everyone from predictors, to fans, to the front office […]

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Diamondbacks Can’t Escape Doldrums, Fall to Padres

Padres 10, Diamondbacks 5 PHOENIX, Aug 11 — Despair. Dismay. Defeat. Dejection. All accurately describe the Arizona Diamondbacks in their current funk, one that dates back to July 2. The latest entry in the Diary of the Downtrodden came Friday night as the Diamondbacks fell apart early en route to a crushing 10–5 loss to […]

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Padres Beat Diamondbacks behind Yu Darvish

Padres 7, Diamondbacks 5 PHOENIX, Apr. 23 — The San Diego Padres beat the Arizona Diamondbacks, 7–5, Sunday afternoon in front of 23,655 fans with a closed roof at Chase Field. Yu Darvish with his breaking ball and splitter working did just enough to get the win. He pitched 5 2/3 innings, giving up one […]

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Diamondbacks Blank Padres after Another Gallen Gem

Diamondbacks 9, Padres 0 PHOENIX, Apr. 21 —The Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres, 9–0, behind Zac Gallen and his pitching gem Friday night in front of 21,308 fans at Chase Field in downtown Phoenix. Padres starter Seth Lugo shut down the Diamondbacks for three innings and had three strikeouts through four innings. Gallen […]

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Boston Red Sox 2023 Season Preview

The 2023 MLB season is underway and the buzz is in the air. One of the teams looking to bounce back from last year is the Boston Red Sox. They finished the 2022 season with a 78-84 record which was the worst in the American League East Division and tied with the Minnesota Twins for […]

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Rafael Devers, Red Sox Sign $331M Extension

Third baseman Rafael Devers and the Boston Red Sox have come to terms on Wednesday on an 11-year, $331 million contract extension. There is reportedly a no-trade clause with no opt-outs, and Devers receives a $20 million signing bonus in the deal. Devers received his second – and second consecutive – All-Star nod in 2022 […]

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Padres Sign Matt Carpenter to One-Year Deal

The San Diego Padres and Matt Carpenter have reportedly agreed to sign a heavily-incentivized $6 million guaranteed one-year deal with a player option for 2024. Carpenter’s option for 2024 is also for $6 million plus potential incentives and salary escalators. Ken Rosenthal reported that Carpenter could earn up to $21 million at maximum over two […]

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