Saturday May 30, 2009 Well, now we know, Heath Bell is human. He blew his first save and the San Diego Padres lost 8-7 tonight to the Colorado Rockies. But the game really hinged on errors. Both those called errors and those not called errors.In the 3rd inning Gwynn Jr twice kicked a ball hit … More Padres drop 2nd straight game to hapless Rockies
Saturday May 30, 2009 I know alot of the focus has been on the Padres dumping salary by trading away Jake Peavy, but I think the Padres may be able to get more value in trading Chris Young. Young is pitching well and because of his relatively low salary requirements over the next 2 seasons … More Should the Padres trade Chris Young?
Saturday May 30, 2009 The Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-0 today for their 2nd straight win over the Dodgers. Now its the Padres turn to step up and take the next two from the Rockies and close a little ground.
Saturday May 30, 2009 A shutout in Coors? yup. The San Diego Padres lost 3-0 to the Colorado Rockies last night in Denver. From what I have been reading there have been less than 10 shutouts in Coors field history and the Padres have been part of 4 of them. Chris Young pitched well, allowing … More Padres shut out in Coors Field
Friday May 29, 2009 In his Twitter post this afternoon, Corey Brock of MLB.com says that Cliff Floyd has joined the team in Denver and if all goes well in BP and fielding practice, he will be activated for Saturday’s game. Floyd was sidelined to start the season with a shoulder injury and then suffered … More Cliff Floyd could join Padres on Saturday
Thursday May 28, 2009 The Padres current 11-1 run has brought them to a 24-23 record. The Cubs are 23-22 and tied with the Padres at a .511 win percentage. 16 teams currently have a worse record. Only 12 have a better record. The Padres have two really good runs, 9-3 and 11-1 and one … More Padres no longer in bottom half of baseball
Wednesday May 27, 2009 Why does Bud Black seem to believe that starters have to go 6? Time after time he leaves pitchers in after they have shown they are done. Correia got hit because he was tired and elevating pitches in the 5th last night, so what does Black do? Bring him back to … More Padres win 8-5 over Diamondbacks