Saturday April 10, 2010 The Good NewsChris Young will probably not be traded this season. The Bad NewsThe reason Young won’t be traded is he is injured already. The San Diego Padres announced yesterday that Young will not make his scheduled start on Monday for the Padres home opener because of “tightness” in his surgically … More Good News and Bad News, which do you want first?
Tuesday March 9, 2010 Photo of my favorite meal in Peoria courtesy of Jorge Arangure of ESPN. In the field:Kyle Blanks continues to impress in ST, with a booming double and a legged out triple today. He is not just fast for a big guy, he is just flat out fast. Blanks is hitting … More Young looks good, Blanks shows off speed
Thursday March 4, 2010 Just a couple of quick notes. Chris Young pitched today and looked very good. Velocity in his first outing of spring was as high as Padres fans have seen in 2 seasons. He consistently hit 86-88 mph and topped out on my gun at 89. Noticed most others were saying he … More Some Quick Padres Notes
Wednesday June 17, 2009 With the shoulder injury that forced Luke Gregerson onto the DL, the Padres now have 6 pitchers on the DL. 6 Pitchers on the DL. Most teams don’t have 6 PLAYERS on the DL. In addition to Gregerson, the Padres also have on the DL: Mark Worrell who is lost for … More Another Padres Pitcher Lost to the DL
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 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
Sunday May 24, 2009 Today San Diego Padres fans got the chance to witness something that the Padres had never done before in 40 years as a franchise. With a 7-2 win over the Chicago Cubs today, the Padres swept a 9 game home stand! That is amazing! In the 1200+ games I have attended … More Padres Sweep the Home Stand!