San Diego Padres


As if Monday wasn’t eventful enough already for the Padres with the firing of their manager Bud B


SAN DIEGO -- Bud Black understood full well the expectations to win now with his remade, star-studded roster - and with a new front office, too.


SAN FRANCISCO -- Earlier this season, the grounds crew that watches over the lush green playing field where the San Francisco Giants play tried something new: They cut back on o


SAN FRANCISCO — It was a meaningless play in a throwaway game, but for Matt Duffy, the hard chopper was still a bit of a landmark.