10/2/2015 | Shields will sit out regular season finale
All week, the Padres had James Shields tentatively scheduled to start the regular-season finale against the Dodgers on Sunday. As it turns out, Shields has already thrown his last pitch of the season, as interim manager Pat Murphy indicated Friday that Shields will sit that one out.
10/2/2015 | Dodgers hope Greinke can quiet visiting Padres
Zack Greinke will get one last shot to add to what has been an outstanding season on Saturday when he faces the Padres in the second game of a three-game series at Dodger Stadium.
10/2/2015 | Dodgers help home-field chances with win
The Dodgers put together a five-run third inning to bury the Padres, 6-2, on Friday night at Dodger Stadium. The Dodgers moved a half-game ahead of the Mets for home-field advantage in the National League Division Series.
10/2/2015 | ICYMI: Kennedy, Solarte power final win at home
When the 2,459,742nd fan of the season stepped through the gates of Petco Park on Thursday, they probably walked into the ballpark hoping to see the Padres win their final home game of the 2015 season. Well, they were treated to just that on Thursday evening as the Padres defeated the Brewers, 3-1, in the last game of 2015 in downtown San Diego. Although the Padres will finish out the rest of their season just up the freeway at Dodger stadium, the Swinging Friars closed their home schedule on a high note in front of a crowd of 22,129.
10/1/2015 | Kennedy stellar in potential final act for Padres
If this was Ian Kennedy's final start with the Padres, he surely made the most of it Thursday.
10/1/2015 | Kennedy fans 11 as Padres edge Brewers
Ian Kennedy struck out 11 batters in six innings for his first victory in more than a month and Yangervis Solarte hit a two-run home run as the Padres finished their home slate with a 3-1 win over the Brewers on Thursday at Petco Park.
10/1/2015 | Padres head to finish without Kemp, Justin Upton
The Padres close the home season Thursday with corner outfielders Justin Upton and Matt Kemp both out of the lineup at the same time.
10/1/2015 | Orsillo excited for new chapter with Padres
He has been humbled, disappointed and flattered by the events of the past month, but on Thursday new Padres broadcaster Don Orsillo sounded like he was energized about what lies ahead for him.
10/1/2015 | J-Up passes medical tests, but status TBD
Has left fielder Justin Upton played his final game with the Padres? Upton, who left Wednesday's game against the Brewers with a neck strain, was sore and not in the lineup on Thursday.
10/1/2015 | Dodgers enter final set in heated NLDS home-field race
Two teams heading in opposite directions converge on Dodger Stadium on Friday as the Dodgers play host to the Padres in the final regular-season series of the season.
10/1/2015 | ICYMI: Friars downed by Crew's big inning
Wednesday's contest between the Brewers and Padres took an inauspicious turn after an early injury saw another Padres top performer go down. With the Padres already feeling less whole after losing Matt Kemp for the remainder of the season with a torn tendon in his right middle-finger, Justin Upton left in the first inning last night after colliding with the outfield wall trying to corral a Brewers base hit.
10/1/2015 | Brewers topple Padres with five-run sixth
Hernan Perez and Martin Maldonado each drove in two runs Wednesday night and pitcher Zach Davies allowed five hits over seven scoreless innings as the Brewers defeated the Padres, 5-0, at Petco Park.