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Braden Surprenant
September 24, 2018 - 11:39 pm
Bryan Mitchell was only one out away from pitching the San Diego Padres first complete game shutout of the season. Unfortunately, with the bases loaded and two outs in the ninth inning in a 5-0 ballgame, Andy Green, made the switch to go with Kirby Yates. Yates threw four pitches and struck out...
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August 13, 2018 - 4:04 pm
San Diego Padres have activated Wil Myers from the disabled list and inserted him into the lineup tonight playing 3rd base versus the Los Angeles Angels. Series opener vs. LAA at 7:10pm tonight with @wilmyers back in the lineup and playing third! Here’s the full lineup:
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Padres 10 Cubs 6
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Braden Surprenant
August 05, 2018 - 3:20 pm
The Padres were able to score double digit runs for the sixth time this season on Sunday after beating the Chicago Cubs 10-6. San Diego jumped out to a 4-0 lead when Hunter Renfroe hit a sacrifice fly to right in the first inning, that scored Manuel Margot. Later in the second inning, Freddy Galvis...
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Cubs 5 Padres 4
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Braden Surprenant
August 04, 2018 - 4:08 pm
The San Diego Padres came up just a little short on Saturday afternoon, as they were taken down by the Chicago Cubs 5-4 for the second time in two days. The Cubs were able to score all of their runs in the second inning, thanks to a couple home runs by Kyle Schwarber and Anthony Rizzo and a couple...
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Braden Surprenant
July 23, 2018 - 7:49 pm
The San Diego Padres were able to defeat the New York Mets on Monday night 3-2, thanks to a two run inning in the fifth. Up until the fifth inning, New York Mets’ starting pitcher, Jacob deGrom, overpowered the San Diego Padres. Jacob deGrom kept the Padres off the scoreboard and only allowed one...
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Padres 6 Diamonbacks 3
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Braden Surprenant
July 05, 2018 - 10:58 pm
The San Diego Padres had a much needed offensive performance Thursday night to secure a 6-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. They were able to get production from multiple players that have been unable to produce for most of the season. Wil Myers started the big offensive day for the Padres in...
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Gwynn & Chris
June 15, 2018 - 3:53 pm
Ted Leitner tweeted this afternoon that he is cancer free. Had “low grade cancer surgery” to remove golf ball size tumor that 4 surgeons said was 95% cancer probability. Removed it and sent to lab for biopsy-BENIGN! Cancer free now. How? I’ll always believe is was thoughts & prayers from #...
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June 12, 2018 - 11:01 am
Thanks to all those who came out to join Gwynn & Chris at AleSmith Brewing Company for The Fan 97.3's first live broadcast. Beers were flowing, food trucks and lulu lemon clad runners mingled with baseball fanatics, the Padres won - It was a great time. Check out the video recap of the event...
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