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San Diego Padres post Cactus League win over Texas

San Diego Padres post Cactus League win over Texas

Chase Headley and Xavier Nady each had three RBI as the San Diego Padres posted an 11-7 Cactus League win over the Texas Rangers.

MLB: San Diego 5, Seattle 5

Brad Miller smacked a solo homer among his three hits and the Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres played to a 5-5 tie in spring training action.

MLB: San Diego 1, Arizona 0

PHOENIX, July 28 (UPI) -- San Diego's Tyson Ross baffled the Diamondbacks through eight shutout innings Sunday and the Padres rode a first-inning run to a 1-0 win over Arizona.

MLB: San Diego 10, Milwaukee 8

MILWAUKEE, July 25 (UPI) -- Carlos Guzman's two-run homer gave San Diego a seven-run lead in the seventh inning Thursday and the Padres held on to defeat Milwaukee 10-8.

MLB: San Diego 5, Milwaukee 3

MILWAUKEE, July 22 (UPI) -- Carlos Quentin and Jesus Guzman each provided a two-run double in the sixth inning Monday, rallying the San Diego Padres over Milwaukee 5-3.

MLB: San Diego 5, St. Louis 3

ST. LOUIS, July 20 (UPI) -- Edinson Volquez went five innings for the victory and San Diego's bullpen combined for four scoreless frames Saturday in a 5-3 Padres win over St. Louis.

MLB: San Diego 10, San Francisco 1

SAN DIEGO, July 14 (UPI) -- Carlos Quentin drove in three runs Sunday, belting one of four homers launched by the San Diego Padres in their 10-1 rout of San Francisco.

MLB: San Francisco 9, San Diego 0

SAN DIEGO, July 14 (UPI) -- Tim Lincecum threw his first career no-hitter Saturday, tossing 148 pitches in the San Francisco Giants' 9-0 rout of San Diego.

MLB: Colorado 5, San Diego 4

SAN DIEGO, July 11 (UPI) -- Charlie Blackmon singled in runs in both the sixth and eighth innings Wednesday to help Colorado fight off San Diego 5-4.

MLB: Miami 6, San Diego 2

MIAMI, June 30 (UPI) -- Jeff Mathis pounded a game-winning grand slam in the bottom of the ninth Sunday, hoisting the Miami Marlins over San Diego 6-2.

MLB: San Diego 4, Philadelphia 3 (10 innings)

SAN DIEGO, June 25 (UPI) -- Kyle Blanks sparked a ninth-inning rally and then singled home the game-winning run in the 10th Monday, lifting the San Diego Padres over Philadelphia 4-3.

MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers 3, San Diego 1

SAN DIEGO, June 23 (UPI) -- Adrian Gonzalez and Hanley Ramirez delivered back-to-back homers in the ninth inning Sunday, sending the Los Angeles Dodgers over San Diego 3-1.

MLB: San Diego 3, Atlanta 2

SAN DIEGO, June 12 (UPI) -- Chase Headly homered and Andrew Cashner turned in a solid eight-inning start that carried the San Diego Padres past the Atlanta Braves 3-2 Tuesday.

MLB: Colorado 10, San Diego 9

DENVER, June 8 (UPI) -- A leadoff homer in the ninth by Nolan Arenado Friday lifted Colorado to a 10-9 win over San Diego after the Rockies had blown a six-run lead.

MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers 9, San Diego 7

LOS ANGELES, June 5 (UPI) -- Cuban rookie Yasiel Puig hit two home runs Tuesday to help the Los Angeles Dodgers outlast the visiting San Diego Padres 9-7.
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Carlos Josè Quentin (born August 28, 1982 in Bellflower, California) is an American outfielder who plays for the Chicago White Sox. In 2008 and in 2011, Quentin was selected as an All-Star.

Quentin attended Saint Pius X Elementary School (Chula Vista, California). Before Quentin went on to be a professional baseball player, he already had an outstanding sports career in both high school and college. At University of San Diego High School, he was a three-sport star, excelling in baseball, football, and basketball. He led his baseball team to two Western League Championships, while setting a record at the school with 28 home runs and 119 RBIs.

In football his senior year, he was selected First Team All-County, All-CIF, and All-Western League, and was named Western League Defensive Player of the Year as an outside linebacker. He also captured two league and two section titles. In addition, he participated on the 1997 high school state championship team in basketball. He was named the San Diego Male Athlete of the Year in 2000. Aside from sports, he was on his school honor roll. He then went on to Stanford University, where he excelled even more.

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