Tagged: ‘San Diego Padres’

Braves Blank Padres As Newcomb Notches First Career Win
June 28th, 2017 at 4:53 AM
***PHOTO1*** By The Sports Xchange SAN DIEGO รข?? Atlanta Braves rookie Sean Newcomb finally cashed a winning ticket. "It's a relief," he said. The left-hander threw six scoreless innings, and Johan Camargo hit a two-run double as Atlanta beat the San Diego Padres 3-0 on Tuesday night. Newcomb (1-2), in his...

First Pitch: Rule 5 picks and more
January 31st, 2017 at 2:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** With First Pitch, we're here to share some of the best and most interesting baseball content from around the web. Here's what stood out this Tuesday: First up, Kristopher Olsen of Baseball HQ has a running series looking at some of the most interesting playing time and positional battles...

Atlanta Braves Reassign Brian Snitker to Manage Triple-A Gwinnett, Promote Doug Dascenzo to Third Base Coach
October 14th, 2013 at 3:47 PM
There will only be one difference in the Atlanta Braves' coaching staff in 2014. Brian Snitker has been reassigned to manage Triple-A Gwinnett. Doug Dascenzo has been promoted to take Snitker's place as third base coach. Dascenzo spent 13 years managing in the San Diego Padres minor league system before spending the last two...

Atlanta Braves Look to Clinch NL East in 3 Game Series Against Washington Nationals
September 17th, 2013 at 10:31 AM
The Atlanta Braves are a mere four games away from clinching the NL East, and this week's 3 game series with the Washington Nationals is all that stands in their way. After taking only 1 game at home against the San Diego Padres, the Braves are ready to put the final...

Atlanta Braves’ Scott Downs to Continue Pitching Through Broken Finger
September 16th, 2013 at 8:32 AM
Scott Downs is actually pitching through pain in his fractured right ring finger, but the Atlanta Braves reliever intends to keep chugging, even while wearing a splint inside his glove. ***VIDEO1*** Downs was injured when he was struck by a comebacker on the back of his glove Sept.7, causing him to miss...