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Washington Times Apr 20, 2017

Richard, backed by two homers, pitches Padres past D'backs

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Clayton Richard pitched into the seventh inning and Wil Myers and Austin Hedges homered to lead the San Diego Padres to a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night. Richard (2-2) gave up a run on nine hits in 6 2/3 innings. The left-hander ...

Clayton Richard pitches Padres to series win over D-backs

The free market thin on starting pitching options and the organization spending their biggest dollars in amateur markets, the Padres scrolled quite a ways down the list before circling three names to bring to camp on $1.75 million contracts, throw-away deals for most clubs. For the Padres, it’s...

Padres' Clayton Richard buys teammates pajamas for red-eye flight

A power outage in the Padres’ team hotel woke Clayton Richard the other night. As the pitcher waited for sleep to return, his mind wandered. He thought about the flight to San Diego after Monday’s series finale at SunTrust Park. Due to a scheduling quirk, it would be a red-eye — cross-country,...

Trevor Cahill solid in debut, but Padres fall to Dodgers

Like teammate Clayton Richard had in a shutdown effort Tuesday, Trevor Cahill threw 99 pitches Wednesday at Dodger Stadium. There was one problem. The Padres were not particularly efficient. They lost, 3-1, failing to back a respectable debut by Cahill. In his Padres introduction, the right-hander...
Friars on Base Apr 5, 2017

San Diego Padres: Why Isn’t Richard the Ace?

With the first two regular season games in mind, many San Diego Padres fans are wondering why Clayton Richard wasn’t named the Opening Day starter over Jhoulys Chacin. It has been a tale of two polar opposites for the San Diego Padres to begin the 2017 regular season. On Opening Day on Monday, the club […] San Diego Padres: Why Isn’t Richard the Ace? - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
numberFire Apr 5, 2017
Yesterday's Perfect MLB DFS Lineups: Tuesday 4/4/17

Yesterday's Perfect MLB DFS Lineups: Tuesday 4/4/17

Clayton Richard used his big ground-ball rate to hold the Los Angeles Dodgers scoreless over eight innings, putting him in our perfect MLB DFS lineups. Who joined him?
Washington Times Apr 5, 2017

Richard goes 8 innings, Padres beat Dodgers 4-0

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Richard pitched eight impressive innings, Yangervis Solarte homered and the San Diego Padres turned four double plays to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0 on Tuesday night. The Dodgers were limited to five hits after pounding out 14 in a 14-3 rout Monday, when they ...
Los Angeles Times Apr 5, 2017

Dodgers' bats go cold in 4-0 loss to Padres

The mere sight of San Diego pitcher Clayton Richard should not invite alarm. Richard is a credible performer, a veteran in his ninth big-league season, but his fastball hovers around 90 mph and his career earned-run average resides above four. When the Cubs cut him last August, he landed with the...
Dodgers offense silenced by Padres lefty Clayton Richard in 4-0 loss

Dodgers offense silenced by Padres lefty Clayton Richard in 4-0 loss

LOS ANGELES -- Clayton Richard started Justin Turner off with a changeup inside, then followed it with a fastball on the outside corner for a strike. The veteran left-hander went back inside with a changeup that grazed Turner’s left pant leg. The...

Clayton Richard grounds Dodgers in Padres' shutout

Inside a dingy room at Dodger Stadium late Monday, Padres manager Andy Green fielded a question about the next day’s pitching matchup. His young, overmatched team had just been demolished in its season opener. Amid the wreckage, Green had noted that 161 games remained on the schedule. On Tuesday,...
Friars on Base Apr 2, 2017

San Diego Padres: Opening Day Roster is Announced

The San Diego Padres announced their Opening Day 25-man roster on Saturday, and there were several surprising moves made ahead of the opener on Monday. San Diego Padres skipper Andy Green announced his 25-man roster before Fan Fest on Saturday. The rotation is composed of Jhoulys Chacin, Clayton Richard, Trevor Cahill, Jered Weaver, and Luis […] San Diego Padres: Opening Day Roster is Announced - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
CSN Chicago Mar 28, 2017

Wednesday on CSN: White Sox square off against Padres

The White Sox are back in action in spring training as they square off against the San Diego Padres. Coverage begins this afternoon at 2
Rotoworld Mar 25, 2017

Richard lousy in loss to San Francisco - Clayton Richard (S) San Diego Padres

Clayton Richard yielded eight hits and five runs (three earned) over six innings Saturday in the Padres’ Cactus League loss to the Giants.

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