San Diego Padres
Not all team logos are created equal. Some teams hang onto tradition, and it works. Other teams fall flat on their faces when it comes to marketing their brand.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
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?
Gwynn’s sweet left-handed swing made him one of San Diego’s best-loved athletes. He was nicknamed “Mr. Padre” during his 20-year major league career.
The Browns don’t expect quarterback Johnny Manziel to drop the football and pick up a bat anytime soon, even though he was drafted last week by the Padres.
Just call him Johnny Baseball.
Andrew Cashner went from the Padres’ bullpen to staff ace last season. Can he continue that growth?
Will Venable and Carlos Quentin homered, Chase Headley drove in three runs with a pair of doubles, and the Padres beat the Rangers by a score of 11-7 on Sunday afternoon.
Prince Fielder kept up his hot spring training start by lining an RBI single in a two-run first inning and then doubling in the Texas Rangers’ 8-4 victory over the San Diego Padres on Thursday.
Former Rangers slugger Milton Bradley has been convicted of abusing his estranged wife. He faces more than seven years in jail at his sentencing, scheduled for July 2.
The 1988 Indians spawned five men who are now MLB managers, including Rangers manager Ron Washington. What turned that bumbling bunch into a group of elite leaders?
The Rangers swept both games played in the Alamodome, which is designed primarily for football and special events such as the NCAA Final Four but had not hosted baseball until this weekend.