| Jan 19, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Will the third time be the charm for the World Baseball Classic?
Not if the underwhelming U.S. roster is any indication.
While many of Commissioner Bud Selig's innovations have enjoyed immediate success — especially expanded playoffs and...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:17 PM
SAN DIEGO -- San Diego's Central Library will open up for five hours on Saturdays beginning Nov. 3, Mayor Jerry Sanders and Councilman Todd Gloria announced Friday.
It's the first time in three years the facility at 820 E St. will have Saturday hours,...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 8:06 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Construction will begin this week to move in the outfield fences at pitcher-friendly Petco Park, the baseball stadium where home runs go to die, the Padres announced Monday.
The park's dimensions will shrink by up to a dozen feet in the...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 5:02 AM
SENOIA, Ga. — On a humid summer's day the cast and crew of “The Walking Dead” are clustered under the ......
| Sep 18, 2012
| 11:34 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The city of San Diego will start a bicycle-rental program next spring, starting with kiosks located around downtown and the beach communities, city officials announced Monday.
The service could be extended to other neighborhoods in the...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 10:31 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Like many other bike enthusiast in San Diego, Kevin Wood is looking forward to Mayor Jerry Sanders' plan to bring a bike-sharing program to the city.
“It’s a perfect fit for San Diego,” said Wood, who also co-chairs San...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 3:23 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The sale of the Padres to heirs of the late Dodgers owner Walter O'Malley, San Diego businessman Ron Fowler and other limited partners is now complete, the team announced Wednesday.
The ownership group includes Peter O'Malley, his sons Kevin...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 8:44 PM
SAN DIEGO (AP) — It all proved to be better than expected for rookie Andrew Werner.
The left-hander could barely believe the news two days ago that the San Diego Padres were calling him up to the majors. But Werner made the most of his...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 11:24 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Major League Baseball owners Thursday approved the sale of the San Diego Padres to a group that includes ex-Dodger owner Peter O'Malley, his sons and nephews, and golf star Phil Mickelson.
The $800 million deal was given the green light at...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Eustis’ Chris Okey went 0-for-2 for the East in its 7-6 loss to the West in the Perfect Game All-American Classic baseball game Sunday night at Petco Park in San Diego. Okey, normally a catcher, served as a designated hitter and third baseman....
| Jul 28, 2012
| 9:09 PM
SAN DIEGO - No charges will be filed against an Omni Hotel San Diego employee who resigned after admitting to placing a hidden camera inside a public bathroom at the luxury downtown hotel, police said.
The images captured on the webcam installed by...