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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.

MLB: San Diego 4, Toronto 3 (17 innings)

SAN DIEGO, June 1 (UPI) -- Jedd Gyorko scored from second on Jesus Guzman's 17th-inning single early Saturday, giving the San Diego Padres a 4-3 interleague win over Toronto.

MLB: Arizona 6, San Diego 5

PHOENIX, May 26 (UPI) -- Martin Prado got four hits with a key RBI and Patrick Corbin improved to 8-0 Sunday in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 6-5 win over San Diego.

MLB: San Diego 4, St. Louis 2

SAN DIEGO, May 21 (UPI) -- Jason Marquis won his fifth straight start Monday, yielding one earned run over six innings in San Diego's 4-2 triumph over St. Louis.

MLB: Tampa Bay 6, San Diego 3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 10 (UPI) -- Ryan Roberts and Ben Zobrist both drove in two runs during the seventh inning Friday, rallying Tampa Bay past San Diego 6-3.

MLB: San Diego 1, Miami 0

SAN DIEGO, May 8 (UPI) -- Jason Marquis fired eight shutout innings Wednesday and the San Diego Padres completed a three-game sweep of Miami with a 1-0 decision.

MLB: San Diego 13, Chicago Cubs 7

CHICAGO, May 1 (UPI) -- Nick Hundley and Carlos Quentin each belted a three-run homer Tuesday and San Diego unleashed a 17-hit attack in its 13-7 win over the Chicago Cubs.

MLB: San Diego 2, San Francisco 1

SAN DIEGO, April 27 (UPI) -- Andrew Cashner and four relievers outdueled Tim Lincecum Friday to bring the San Diego Padres a 2-1 decision over San Francisco.

MLB: San Diego 2, Milwaukee 1

SAN DIEGO, April 25 (UPI) -- Edinson Volquez worked seven scoreless innings Wednesday and the San Diego Padres escaped with a 2-1 victory that ended Milwaukee's nine-game winning streak.

MLB: Milwaukee 6, San Diego 3

SAN DIEGO, April 24 (UPI) -- Jonathan Lucroy and Yuniesky Betancourt both drove in a pair of runs in the Milwaukee Brewers' 6-3 road win over the slumping San Diego Padres.
Dodgers' Zack Greinke undergoes collarbone surgery

Dodgers' Zack Greinke undergoes collarbone surgery

LOS ANGELES, April 14 (UPI) -- Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke has undergone surgery on a broken left collarbone sustained during an on-field brawl, the team says.

Quentin suspended for eight games

NEW YORK, April 12 (UPI) -- Major League Baseball announced Friday San Diego outfielder Carlos Quentin had been suspended for eight games for charging the mound in a game Thursday night.

Dodgers' Greinke out 2 months with broken collarbone

LOS ANGELES, April 12 (UPI) -- Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke says "there probably is" bad blood between his team and the San Diego Padres after Thursday's melee.
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Chicago White Sox's Carlos Quentin looks into the outfield after grounding into a double play during the sixth inning against the New York Yankees at U. S. Cellular Field in Chicago on August 2, 2009. The Yankees won 8-5. UPI/Brian Kersey
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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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