13 hours agoDoug Padilla

Rapid Reaction: Cubs 7, Padres 6 (11)

Kris Bryant got his first hits and his first RBI, Miguel Montero had two home runs and Starlin Castro drove in the game winner in the 11th.

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14 hours agoWilliam Weinbaum

Mets LHP Torres 1st to wear exterior-padded cap

Mets reliever Alex Torres, the only major leaguer to wear the first MLB-approved padded pitcher's cap last year, on Saturday became the first to receive and wear the new approved version.

14 hours ago

Second-day success: Bryant gets 1st hit in win

Kris Bryant got a standing ovation for his first major league hit and reached base five times Saturday in the Chicago Cubs' 7-6, 11-inning win over the San Diego Padres.

14 hours ago

Cubs walk off in 11th

Kris Bryant records his first career RBI as the Cubs hold off a ninth-inning rally by the Padres and walk off in the ninth on Starlin Castro's RBI single.

1 day agoDoug Padilla

Rapid Reaction: Padres 5, Cubs 4

A three-run home run by San Diego's Wil Myers spoiled the first big-league game for the Cubs' phenom third baseman.

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3 days agoJayson Stark

The impact of MLB's soaring payrolls

If you look closely at the Opening Day payrolls, you'll notice something amazing. Nearly three-fourths of the franchises started the season with payrolls of $100 million or more.

5 days agoESPN Stats and Information Group

Padres win three in a row

Nieves hits his first grand slam in a win over the Giants

5 days agoDoug Mittler

Preller not done dealing?

The rookie GM continued the Padres' overhaul with a deal for Craig Kimbrel. ESPN Insider Jim Bowden suggests more could be on the way.

8 days agoDavid Schoenfield

Friday's power rankings

Just give Andrelton Simmons the Gold Glove already after his latest amazing play.

2015 Rankings

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.2706th
On Base Percentage.31712th
Slugging Percentage.4178th
Earned Run Average3.026th
Quality Starts91st


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