San Diego Padres

Brian Cashman greets Omar Minaya at Shea Stadium in 2007. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Mulling Omar Minaya For Front-Office Role

The former Mets GM, currently serving as San Diego’s senior VP of baseball operations, could reportedly be given a job under GM Brian Cashman.

10/14/2014

Agnes McKee, who is 105 years old, throws out the first pitch before the New York Mets’ game against the  Padres at Petco Park July 20, 2014 in San Diego, Calif. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Video: 105-Year-Old Woman Throws Out First Pitch At Mets-Padres Game

It’s been proven yet again: age is just a number.

07/21/2014

Will Venable #25 of the San Diego Padres steals second base ahead of the tag of Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets during the sixth inning of a baseball game at Petco Park July 20, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Padres Score With Single In 9th, Mets Lose 2-1

Odrisamer Despaigne came within four outs of the first no-hitter in San Diego’s 46-year major league history, and the Padres beat the New York Mets 2-1 Sunday on Seth Smith’s run-scoring infield single in the ninth.

07/21/2014

Travis d'Arnaud #15 of the New York Mets hits an RBI single during the ninth inning of  a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park July 18, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

D’Arnaud’s Hit Lifts Surging Mets Over Padres 5-4

Travis D’Arnaud’s go-ahead single in the ninth inning lifted the New York Mets to their fourth straight win, 5-4 over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.

07/19/2014

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6 MLB All-Stars That You May Not Know

Here are 6 MLB All-Stars that you may not know.

07/11/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

The Giants’ Tim Lincecum, right, celebrates with catcher Hector Sanchez after no-hitting the San Diego Padres at AT&T Park on June 25, 2014 in San Francisco. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Giants’ Lincecum Fires 2nd Career No-Hitter, Dominates Padres

Lincecum totally shut down the weakest-hitting team in the majors, striking out six and walking one. San Francisco fielders didn’t need to make any exceptional plays to preserve the right-hander’s gem.

06/25/2014

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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?

06/25/2014

Tony Gwynn (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Tales Of Gwynn’s Goodness Are Endless, And So Are His Stats

Tony, enjoy the Big Ball Orchard in the Sky. Give my best to the Babe and Lou.

06/19/2014

Tony Gwynn (Photo by Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

Sweeny: Tony Gwynn And The Wisdom Behind 3 Simple Words

Tony Gwynn spoke to me only once. It was 24 years ago, and I have never forgotten the words, or their meaning in the life of an elite baseball player.

06/17/2014

Tony Gwynn (Credit: Stephen Dunn/Allsport)

Baseball Hall Of Famer Tony Gwynn Dies At 54

Gwynn had been on a medical leave from his job as baseball coach at San Diego State since late March. Agent John Boggs said Gwynn died Monday at a hospital in suburban Poway.

06/16/2014

Daisuke Matsuzaka #16 of the New York Mets shakes hands with manager Terry Collins #10 after the first inning of a game against the San Diego Padres at Citi Field on June 15, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. Matsuzaka did not return to the game. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Granderson Hits Leadoff Homer, Mets Beat Padres 3-1

Curtis Granderson hit his first leadoff homer in five years, Carlos Torres and two other relievers filled in admirably for an ailing Daisuke Matsuzaka and the New York Mets beat the San Diego Padres 3-1 Sunday.

06/16/2014

Bobby Abreu #53 of the New York Mets is congratulated by teammates after scoring on a single by Taylor Teagarden #23 during the second inning on June 13, 2014 at Citi Field. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Abreu, Colon Lead Mets Past Padres

Bobby Abreu went 4 for 4 with two RBIs and Bartolo Colon pitched four-hit ball into the eighth inning as the New York Mets turned to a pair of 40-somethings to beat the San Diego Padres 6-2 on Friday night.

06/14/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 18: Andrew Cashner #34 of the San Diego Padres pitches against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on June 18, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

Andrew Cashner Gets Opening Day Nod For Padres

Andrew Cashner went from the Padres’ bullpen to staff ace last season. Can he continue that growth?

03/28/2014

Matt Clark (Photo by Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

New York Mets Sign Infielder-Outfielder Matt Clark

The Mets said Friday that they signed 27-year-old infielder and outfielder Matt Clark to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.

02/01/2014

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