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  1. Bud Black, suddenly available, will reportedly interview for Dodgers' manager positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | True Blue LA

    ... I could present an endless list of pitchers who developed under his watch, from the Mike Adams-Luke Gregerson-Heath Bell relief trio to the current Andrew Cashner-Tyson Ross combo in the Padres' rotation. But he, too, would lose patience with ...


  2. Bud Black Could Provide Significant Boost to Nats BullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 30 | CBS Local

    ... sake, the Nationals bullpen threw 468.1 innings with an ERA of 3.46 last year, allowing opponents to hit .244. Heath Bell, the Padres' closer that season, had the best season of his career with a 1.93 ERA and 47 saves in 70.0 innings. It was the ...


  3. Players praise Black's managing styleRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 29 | Washington Nationals

    After learning that Bud Black will be named the sixth full-time manager in Nationals history, Heath Bell, Tony Gwynn Jr. and Scott Hairston have nothing but good things to say about him. All three players not only played for Black when they were with the Padres, they also played for the Nationals.


  4. Bud Black, Washington Nationalsa choice to be manager, known for his communicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 29 | The Washington Post

    Not long after the Padres hired Bud Black as manager in November 2006, they acquired a young reliever named Heath Bell from the New York Mets. Not long after that deal was finalized, Bell got a phone call from Black, a former major league starter who had never managed before.


  5. #TBT: Hoffman displays incredible characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... hits, and he was gone after 6 1/3 innings. The bullpen picked up Peavy. San Diego only used four relievers, with Heath Bell getting eight outs. 4/25/07: Jake Peavy strikes out 16 D-backs in the game, tying the franchise record for a single game that ...


  6. Cubs veterans Chris Denorfia, Chris Coghlan hope playoff drought endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... with a Marlins team that posted an 87-75 record, quickly discovered the additions of Jose Reyes, Mark Buehrle, Heath Bell and manager Ozzie Guillen didn" t guarantee a playoff berth in 2012. The Marlins lost 93 games, Guillen was fired and Reyes, ...


  7. Solarte playing key role in Padres' recent runRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | San Diego Padres

    ... 30-save season in Padres history. The others are Trevor Hoffman (13 30-plus save seasons), Rollie Fingers (two), Heath Bell (three), Huston Street (one), Mark Davis (one) and Randy Myers (one). Goose Gossage never had more than 26, although he was ...


  8. Justin Upton singles in the All-Star GameRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... phone, a slight difference in size to HD scoreboard. This was the first time a Padre had played in a game since Heath Bell embarrassed us by sliding into the pitcher's mound in 2011. It was the first hit by a Padre since Adrian Gonzalez in 2008. We ...


  9. -story-blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... first career hit in an All-Star Game. Of course, Upton was the first Padre to appear in an All-Star Game since Heath Bell retired one hitter in 2011 and their first position player to get in the game since Gonzalez went 0-for-2 in 2010. A second ...


  10. Justin Upton the Padres' newest All-Star: "I don't care about All-Stars at all"Read the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... The Union-Tribune tells us that the last time a Padre saw playing time in the All-Star game was in 2011 when Heath Bell did that embarrassing slide into the pitcher's mound. Tony Gwynn was the last player to be voted into a game in 1999. Jake Peavy ...


  11. Upton named NL All-Star reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... he is." Upton is likely to become the first Padres player to actually see time in the All-Star Game since closer Heath Bell in 2011. While injured Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday has said he plans to play in the game, Upton could be next in ...


  12. Padres' Upton, Norris have best ASG chancesJul 4, 2015, 1 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... before the All-Star Game. The Padres haven't had a player actually play in the Midsummer Classic since closer Heath Bell ran in from the Chase Field bullpen, did a slide in front of the mound and pitched one-third of an inning in the 2011 contest. ...


  13. Chatting about the Padres first thing in the morningRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... was necessarily expecting. Any thoughts on what you've seen? Craig Kimbrel's stuff is still fantastic. This isn't Heath Bell getting more hittable with age. The sample size for a closer is small so a couple bad outings spoil the bunch. Particularly ...


  14. Jay Paris: Padres seek relief on a so-so start to the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | The Coast News

    ... pie. The Padres without a solid bullpen? What in the name of Rollie Fingers, Goose Gossage, Mark Davis, Rod Beck, Heath Bell, Huston Street and Hoffman is going on in these parts? We've had a lot of success with our bullpens," Black said, scratching ...


  15. Friar talk: The oh-so-familiar Astros 'penRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... he faced, Yonder Alonso, and Qualls recorded two outs in the eighth. Especially for Gregerson, who set up closers Heath Bell and Huston Street while emerging as one of the game's premier holds artists. Now, perhaps finally, the ninth inning belongs ...


  16. Gregerson, Thatcher have fond memories of time with PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | San Diego Padres

    ... the Padres. Gregerson had a 2.88 ERA in 363 games pitching late in games for the Padres. He helped set up closers Heath Bell and Huston Street . "As a young kid coming up, they gave me an opportunity, gave me every chance to succeed," Gregerson ...


  17. Padres Spring Training: Get To Know Joaquin BenoitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | NBC San Diego

    ... closers, the Padres lineage is unmatched. From Rollie Fingers to Goose Gossage to Mark Davis to Trevor Hoffman to Heath Bell to Huston Street, San Diego has not gone long stretches between sending a 9th inning specialist to the All-Star Game (of the ...


  18. Gregerson named Astros closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Houston Astros

    ... the Padres (2009-13) and Athletics ('14). In San Diego, Gregerson pitched in the back end of a bullpen that had Heath Bell and Huston Street as closers, and Sean Doolittle was closer last year in Oakland. Gregerson, 30, has pitched in 435 games over ...


  19. Gameday, Thursday, March 26Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Minor League Ball

    ... if you can't find the plate. *** John Buck has retired. Seems like a good candidate for a Prospect Retrospective. Heath Bell retired, too. Another candidate? Any interest in those?


  20. Benoit getting better with ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | San Diego Padres

    Come July, Padres closer Joaquin Benoit will turn 38, which might normally have merited cause for concern in terms of regression or at least imminent signs of such. But Padres pitching coach Darren Balsley, who has presided over bullpens that have included All-Star closers Trevor Hoffman, Heath Bell and Huston Street , doesn't buy the trepidation.