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Tucson Padres: Call-ups make Anna the lone All-Star

Tucson Padres: Call-ups make Anna the lone All-Star

Infielder Dean Anna is hitting .334 with 29 doubles, eight home runs and 49 RBIs, and has played in 91 of Tucson's first 98 games.

July 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tucson Padres: Call-ups make Anna the lone All-Star

Tucson Padres: Call-ups make Anna the lone All-Star

Rene Rivera was set to join Padres teammate Dean Anna at the Triple-A All-Star Game until he was called up to San Diego. Manager Pat Murphy said the game is an honor, but with a call to the majors "there's no thinking involved in that one."

July 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tucson Padres: Call-ups make Anna the lone All-Star

Tucson Padres: Call-ups make Anna the lone All-Star

First, there were three.

July 17, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson Padres: Relaxed Rivera gets call to majors

Rene Rivera had a nice vacation planned for his family later this month.

July 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tucson Padres: Rivera's got the stats, but now he sits

Tucson Padres: Rivera's got the stats, but now he sits

Tucson Padres catcher Rene Rivera, likely talking shop with Fresno's Hector Sanchez in Wednesday's game, is hitting .345 with 12 doubles, two homers and 18 RBIs this season.

June 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tucson Padres: Rivera's got the stats, but now he sits

Tucson Padres: Rivera's got the stats, but now he sits

Rene Rivera entered Friday with the ninth best batting average in the Pacific Coast League. The catcher has thrown out 23 of 46 would-be base stealers, which is the best in the PCL.

June 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson Padres: Catcher Rivera yearning for return to big leagues

After relocating to the United States in 2001 from his native home of Puerto Rico, then-17-year-old Rene Rivera barely knew a lick of English. What he did know was his career goal: to play 10 seasons in the major leagues.

April 20, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson Padres: Catcher Rivera running out of time to complete MLB goal but just as motivated as ever

After relocating to the United States in 2001 from his native home of Puerto Rico, then 17-year-old Rene Rivera barely knew English. What he did know was his career goal — to play 10 seasons of major-league baseball.

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