Edinson Volquez is set to start on opening day for the San Diego Padres.
The San Diego Padres will call up right-hander Casey Kelly to start against Atlanta on Monday night and activate reliever Dale Thayer off the paternity list.
Injured San Diego Padres pitcher Micah Owings will attempt to return to the majors as a position player on Monday.
Pinch-hitter Kyle Phillips broke a 2-all tie in the 10th inning with his first career home run and the San Diego Padres beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 Monday for their third straight win.
The San Diego Padres activated outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. from the 15-day disabled list before the start of a three-game series in Colorado on Monday.
The staggering San Diego Padres have scratched ace Mat Latos from Monday night's start against rival Los Angeles due to stomach flu.
Bud Black is coming back as manager of the San Diego Padres despite the club's worst finish in 15 seasons.
Padres catcher Michael Barrett hopes to have facial surgery soon.
David Wells will stay in the Padres' rotation despite being hammered lately.