Saturday June 19, 2010 I really do not understand what Bud Black is thinking. Why is Eckstein leading off and Headley hitting 2nd? Eckstein is hitting .296 with men on base this season and .297 career. He is the prototypical #2 hitter. He hits 24 points lower career with bases empty. So WTF is he … More What is Black Thinking?
Monday September 21, 2009 The Padres overcame the first runs given up by Gregerson in more than a month and the 3rd blown save by Heath Bell in his last 7 appearances to take an 11-6 win over the Pirates in 11 innings tonight at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. And it all came down to … More Padres win a wild one in 11
Wednesday July 1, 2009 Chase Headley, the Padres current LF and a former 3B in the minors, got a shot to play 3B against RH pitcher Brian Moehler of the Houston Astros tonight. He responded by playing extremely poor defense and going o for 3 at the plate. He misplayed a ball that was scored … More Headley gets a shot at 3rd and blows it
Sunday June 28, 2009 The San Diego Padres got the 2nd straight outstanding start from a beleaguered pitching staff tonight in Arlington against the Texas Rangers to win their first series in interleague play this season. Padres starter Chad Gaudin got his 4th win of the season with a masterful 1 hit performance. Gaudin who … More Two Straight Wins in Interleague!
Monday May 25, 2009 On this day set aside so we can show our appreciation for the brave men and women who served in the military to keep our country safe and free, the San Diego Padres fought back from a 7-1 deficit in the 5th inning to post a 9-7 win over the Arizona … More TEN in a Row! Padres win again!
Friday May 15, 2009 Changes the Padres don’t need to makeand Ten Changes they DO need to make. I keep reading alot of articles saying the Padres need to make drastic changes in their roster and to a certain extent those calls for changes are well placed. After all the Padres are in the midst … More Changes the Padres don’t need to make.
Sunday May 10, 2009 San Diego Padres Farm System Update According to Tom Krasovic of the San Diego Union Tribune, Kyle Blanks will begin playing left field for AAA Portland on Monday. If Blanks is successful at this experiment in left field, Kevin Kouzmanoff may be traded to make room for Chase Headley at third … More Padres Farm System Update