CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Schwarber and Albert Almora Jr. became free agents Wednesday when the Chicago Cubs declined to offer contracts to two key players from their historic 2016 World Series...
CHICAGO (AP) — Tyler O'Neill and Paul DeJong homered, five St. Louis pitchers combined on a three-hitter and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 Saturday night to sweep a...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Colin Rea is heading back to the San Diego Padres after leaving with an injury in his first start since being traded to Miami.
The Marlins acquired Rea on Friday in a seven-player deal with the Padres, but he had to leave Saturday's game against St. Louis in the fourth inning and was put on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow sprain.
San Diego announced Monday it reacquired Rea from Miami and sent minor league pitcher Luis Castillo back to...
MIAMI (AP) — Right-hander Colin Rea injured his right elbow and left in the fourth inning of his first start with the Miami Marlins on Saturday after being acquired a day earlier from the San Diego Padres.
Rea struck out Jedd Gyorko to lead off the fourth inning, then immediately waved to the trainer. He has right elbow soreness and is considered day-to-day.
Rea pitched 3 1/3 scoreless innings, allowing one hit and striking out four.
MIAMI (AP) — Buyers at the trade deadline for a change, the Miami Marlins believe they now have enough starting pitching to make a playoff push.
The Marlins acquired the rotation reinforcements they sought in a trade Friday that cost them four players. Right-handers Andrew Cashner and Colin Rea were sent to Miami by the San Diego Padres in the seven-player deal.
Miami also will receive pitching prospect Tayron Guerrero for right-handers Jarred Cosart and Carter...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Edwin Jackson was hoping pitching at Petco Park would result in another solid start.
But it didn't work out that way as he gave up four runs in a shaky first inning as the San Diego Padres lost 6-0 to the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.
Jackson (1-1), who took a no-hitter into the seventh inning in his San Diego debut against visiting San Francisco on July 17, absorbed his first loss as a Padre.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The San Diego Padres juggled their rotation after Tuesday night's game against the St. Louis Cardinals was postponed because of anticipated storms that finally materialized about one hour and 45 minutes after the scheduled start.
Busch Stadium was dry but empty when heavy rains began.
The Tuesday night pitching matchup, Colin Rea vs. Carlos Martinez, moves to the Wednesday opener at 2:15 p.m. ET. Paul Clemens gets a spot start in the second game...
PHOENIX (AP) — Ryan Schimpf homered twice, Yangervis Solarte drove in five runs, three on a homer, and the San Diego Padres beat Arizona 13-6 on Wednesday night to take two of three from the Diamondbacks.
Wil Myers had three hits and drove in a run and Matt Kemp had a two-run single for the Padres, who scored 13 consecutive runs after Arizona took a 4-0 lead.
Schimpf was hitting .196 with two homers entering the game and one of those came Tuesday night. On...