Padres Manny Machado breaks up Diamondbacks Zac Gallens nohit bid in 7th

first_img AP September 4, 2019 AP, Categories: Local San Diego News, Sports FacebookTwitter PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks rookie Zac Gallen lost his no-hit bid with one out in the seventh inning on a clean single by the San Diego Padres’ Manny Machado.Machado ripped a line drive into right field. The ball was hit so hard, outfielder Jarrod Dyson tried to scoop it up and fire to first base, but he bobbled the transfer and Machado reached easily.Gallen had struck out six, walked one, hit a batter and thrown 88 pitches entering the seventh. The game was scoreless.Gallen is a 24-year-old right-hander. He made his major league debut in June and began the night with a 2-4 record and 2.79 ERA in 12 starts, including five with Arizona since being acquired from Miami.There have been four no-hitters in the majors this year, with Justin Verlander pitching one last Sunday for Houston at Toronto.The last rookie to throw a no-hitter in the majors was Chris Heston of the Giants, doing it in 2015 against the Mets. Padres Manny Machado breaks up Diamondback’s Zac Gallen’s no-hit bid in 7th Posted: September 4, 2019last_img read more

Santee family to pick a hopeful prizewinning pumpkin

first_img Categories: Local San Diego News FacebookTwitter KUSI Newsroom KUSI Newsroom, Santee family to pick a hopeful prize-winning pumpkin September 7, 2019 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsSANTEE (KUSI) – A Santee family has a giant pumpking weighing over 1,300 pounds growing on their property. The pumpkin needed a lot of water and fertilization to grow to this size, the owner says he and his kids have a great chance at beating the county record.“There’s a contest up in Irvine for all of Southern California,” says owner Jim Fredricks. “We ended up growing…hopefully the largest pumpkin in San Diego County history.Currently, the largest pumpkin from San Diego weighed 1,327 pounds, and Fredricks’ pumpkin is estimated to be 1,400 pounds and still growing. Posted: September 7, 2019last_img read more