Cameron Maybin, frustrated by a left knee injury, says speed on the basepaths is "a big part of my game." He had 40 steals in 2011.
For San Diego center fielder Cameron Maybin, his season of disappointment continues to get worse.
San Diego's Tyson Ross gave up just three hits in eight innings and struck out seven to start a winning streak.
PHOENIX - Patrick Corbin allowed a run in the first inning, then did what he always seems to, shutting down the opponent the rest of the way.
Randall Delgado, who was acquired by Arizona in the Justin Upton trade with Atlanta, tossed a three-hitter for his first career shutout and first career complete game.
PHOENIX - Randall Delgado tried almost too hard to make Arizona's rotation in spring training, tossing out mechanics as he overthrew.
Tucson Padres right-hander Sean O'Sullivan was called up Wednesday morning to pitch Friday night for the San Diego Padres against the San Francisco Giants.
When he was in third grade at Rancho San Diego Elementary in El Cajon, Calif., Sean O'Sullivan stood up in front of his class and made a declaration.
Yasmani Grandal had a .297 average with eight homers and 36 RBIs in 60 games with the San Diego Padres last year after a brief stop in Tucson. In November, he was suspended for 50 games for elevated testosterone levels.
Yasmani Grandal wears baseball's scarlet letter. He knows some people will look at him different. He hopes his teammates won't.
James Darnell, right, was all smiles before the 2011 All-Star Futures Game. Since then, his career has been sidetracked by various injuries.
Tucson Padres manager Pat Murphy has seen the aftermath of injuries ruin the careers of plenty of young, promising ballplayers.
San Diego Padres' Jedd Gyorko's home run traveled an estimated 426 feet into the second deck against the Diamondbacks.
SAN DIEGO - Ian Kennedy was trying to hang in against the San Diego Padres when he hung changeups to rookie Jedd Gyorko and Will Venable and watched them sail out of the park.
SAN DIEGO - Patrick Corbin pitched seven solid innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks snapped their season-high four-game losing streak with an 8-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on Saturday night.
San Diego's Yonder Alonso gestures after hitting a two-run homer in Friday's win over the Diamondbacks. Alonso's fifth-inning blast off Wade Miley gave the Padres a lead they wouldn't relinquish, even though Arizona rallied in the ninth.
SAN DIEGO - There were certain things manager Kirk Gibson expected out of his team heading into the season, areas in which he figured the Diamondbacks might struggle. Protecting leads late in games was not one of them.
After relocating to the United States in 2001 from his native home of Puerto Rico, then 17-year-old Rene Rivera barely knew English. What he did know was his career goal — to play 10 seasons of major-league baseball.
Roberto Lopez's eighth-inning single led to a Sawyer Carroll throwing error and an eventual 5-3 Salt Lake win over the Tucson Padres on Saturday night.