Monday August 30, 2010 .227/.306/.361/.667 Is that good enough to be a starter in the major leagues? Whose numbers are those anyway? They sound decidedly Tony Gwynn Jr-like don’t they? Well they are the numbers of Padres “Big Bat” Ryan Ludwick. You remember him, the guy that was supposed to protect Adrian Gonzalez in the … More Time for Ludwick to Sit?
Saturday August 28, 2010 I have to say that baseball fans in San Diego are absolutely pathetic. To be more specific I should say PADRES fans are pathetic. A FIRST place Padres team playing a playoff contender on a Saturday and all they could attract is 37,000. to make matters worse close to half of … More Pathetic Padres Fans
Friday August 27, 2010 Tonight the San Diego Padres wasted another good outing by Mat Latos to fall 3-2 in 12 innings to the Philadelphia Phillies. Latos went 7 full innings, giving up 1 run on 5 hits (all singles) & 2 BB while striking out 6 . Another dominant outing. the result. A no … More Padres waste another good outing by Latos
Friday August 27, 2010 I have been to 9 Padres games so far this season where I sat in a seat other than my season ticket seat. The Padres are 0-9. On Saturday I will be at the game, but not sitting in my season ticket seats. Yeah I know I am supposed to be … More Fair Warning
Thursday August 26, 2010 I caught a lot of flack on the boards for my July 9th post here saying that the Rangers overpaid for Lee. For saying he would not do as well for Texas as he had for Seattle. This is an I told you so. Since the trade Lee is 2-5 in … More Lee showing not worth what Rangers paid
Welcome back into the Padres fold Jody Gerut. You did a good job for this team when it stunk in 2008 and now you will provide veteran depth at the minor league level in case there is another injury at the ML level. With Gwynn likely out for the season with a broken hamate bone … More Welcome Back Jody Gerut