Sunday August 30, 2009 In what many expect to be Mat Latos’ last game of the season, Bud Black left him in the game to get pounded in the 4th inning. Bud Black, for a former pitcher, has absolutely no recognition of when a pitcher is done. There was no reason to leave Latos in … More Bud Black is an idiot
Sunday August 30, 2009 San Diego Padres top prospect Mat Latos gets the start in Land Shark Stadium today against the Florida Marlins. From what we have been hearing from Padres brass, this should be the last time we get to see Latos take the mound this season. Latos had just 56 innings pitched in … More Latos gets last start of the season
Sunday August 30, 2009 Jake Peavy left today’s game during a rehab start for the Chicago White Sox AAA affiliate in Charlotte with tightness in his right elbow after just 3 1/3 innings. This is the same elbow that got whacked by a line drive in his last start. Peavy is going to Chicago to … More Peavy Update
Saturday August 29th, 2009 The Padres came back from an early deficit to take the game 7-4 over the Florida Marlins at Landshark Stadium today. The Padres have now won 5 series this month and improved their record to 14-13 for the month of August. It is also their 7th series win out of their … More Padres win the game and 7th series in past 10
Saturday August 29, 2009 Kyle Blanks went on the 15 day disabled list today with a foot injury he re-aggravated while jogging around the bases after crushing his 10th home run of the season in yesterday’s game. Could we have seen the last of Blanks in 2009? It is quite possible that the Padres will … More Blanks done for the year?