Padres General Manager A.J. Preller addresses his decision to fire Bud Black. Plus, Padre players weigh in on losing their manager. NBC7's Todd Strain reports.
The San Diego Padres kicked off a three game set against the first place Los Angeles Dodgers at Petco Park Friday night.
The Braves wanted starter Julio Teheran to finish the eighth inning and allow manager Fredi Gonzalez to bring in closer Jason Grilli to start the ninth and finish the game.
From the Padres' perspective, it looked like another tough-luck loss for Tyson Ross.
The Padres let one slip away Tuesday night, and in the process prevented starter James Shields from winning his eighth straight decision.
The Atlanta Braves watched their former star Craig Kimbrel close out the San Diego Padres' 5-3 win in 11 innings on Monday night.
Padres activated outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. from the 15-day disabled list
The San Diego Padres bats picked up starter Andrew Cashner to secure a series win in Cincinnati. Cashner struggled again giving up 7-earned runs over five and two-third innings.
It might not look like it now, but the Padres are in a good spot
Friars win big to split series