Thu, 30 Aug 2012 00:45:01 -0700
A two-run single by San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley gave him 30 runs batted in for the month of August. That makes him the eighth Padres player to get that many in a month. The last San Diego player with 30-plus RBIs in a month was Ryan Klesko in May 2001, when he set a team record with 40.
Sat, 19 Apr 2008 07:54:40 -0700
The Seattle Times reports major league 1B Ryan Klesko is retiring after 16 seasons in the big leagues.
Thu, 01 Nov 2007 18:03:14 -0700
The Sports Network reports San Francisco Giants 1B Ryan Klesko has filed for free agency.
Thu, 20 Sep 2007 09:10:34 -0700
Andrew Baggarly, of the San Jose Mercury News, reports San Francisco Giants 1B Ryan Klesko (wrist) has been unavailable the past two days because of a tender wrist. However, he took batting practice Wednesday, Sept. 19, and said the wrist has improved.
Mon, 13 Aug 2007 23:45:16 -0700
The Associated Press reports San Francisco Giants OF Ryan Klesko's 10th career grand slam helped the Giants to a 10-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Aug. 13. Klesko's slam came in the sixth against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Shane Youman, who is 0-4 since the All-Star break.
Fri, 03 Aug 2007 18:34:00 -0700
Chris Haft, of Giants.MLB.com, reports San Francisco Giants 1B Ryan Klesko (back) was bothered by back pain Thursday, Aug. 2, and was held out of the Giants' game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. In his place, 1B Mark Sweeney made his first start since June 15 at first base.
Sun, 01 Jul 2007 19:37:30 -0700
Updating a previous item, the Associated Press' Janie McCauley reports San Francisco Giants 1B Ryan Klesko (abdomen) was back in the lineup Sunday, July 1, after being a late scratch from the previous night's contest due to a mild abdominal strain on his right side. He responded with a big performance at the plate, driving in four runs on a home run, single and a double.
Sat, 30 Jun 2007 23:17:01 -0700
San Francisco Giants 1B Ryan Klesko (abdominal) was a late scratch from the starting lineup, Saturday, June 30, due to a mild abdominal strain, according to the Associated Press.
Mon, 25 Jun 2007 05:37:10 -0700
Chris Haft, of Giants.MLB.com, reports the San Francisco Giants stole five bases against the New York Yankees Sunday, June 24, which helped send them to a 7-2 victory. OF Nate Schierholtz stole his first of the season as did 1B Ryan Klesko, while SS Omar Vizquel and OF Randy Winn each stole their sixth and OF Barry Bonds notched his fifth steal of the year.
Sat, 16 Jun 2007 06:09:45 -0700
San Francisco Giants 1B Ryan Klesko (hips) was scratched from the lineup, Friday, June 15, against the Boston Red Sox, due to sore hips, according to the Associated Press. 1B Mark Sweeney started in his place.