Posts Tagged San Diego

Brothers’ wild pitch in 8th costs Rockies

San Diego Padres' Xavier Nady slides in safely as Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Rex Brothers can't catch the throw from the catcher after a wild pitch in the eighth inning of a baseball game Monday, April 14, 2014, in San Diego. Two runs scored on the play and Padres won the game 5-4. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rex Brothers has been in tough spots before, but it’s likely the Colorado Rockies’ pitcher has ever lost a game like this.

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Wild pitch, throwing error gives Padres win

San Diego Padres' Seth Smith slides in with the go ahead run as Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Rex Brothers walks away after two runs scored on a wild pitch and a throwing error in the eighth inning of a baseball game won 5-4 by the Padres Monday, April 14, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Padres scored twice in the eighth inning on Rex Brothers’ wild pitch and catcher Wilin Rosario’s errant throw back to the plate, lifting San Diego to a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Monday night.

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Rockies’ Cuddyer injures right elbow

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Colorado Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer crashed into the right-field message board Monday night and left the game with a bruised right elbow.

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Padres, Gyorko reach deal adding $35M for 5 years

San Diego Padres' Jedd Gyorko celebrates with teammates  after his solo home run in the first inning of an MLB baseball game against Detroit Tigers Sunday, April 13, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Don Boomer)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres and second baseman Jedd Gyorko have agreed to a six-year contract that adds $35 million over five seasons through 2019.

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Verlander gets first 2 hits, Tigers top Padres 6-2

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander works against the San Diego Padres in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 12, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Justin Verlander had the first two hits of his career and pitched seven strong innings to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 6-2 victory over the San Diego Padres on Saturday night.

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