Sunday May 232, 2010 How nice would Roy Oswalt look in a Padres uniform? Yesterday Roy Oswalt, the Houston Astros star pitcher asked for a trade. Oswalt, 32, is the ace of their staff and one of the top pitchers in the NL. This season he is sporting a 2.66 ERA/3.28 xFIP with a 1.07 … More Oswalt wants out of Houston. Good Fit for Padres?
Thursday July 2, 2009 After Padres starting pitcher Kevin Correia’s pitches were stung by Houston Astros bats for 8 hits and 6 runs in 5 innings, today’s game at Petco Park was delayed for 52 minutes in the top of the 9th because of a swarm of bees. The swarm of several thousand bees completely … More Un-BEE-lievable!
Tuesday June 30, 2009 Adrian Gonzalez was injured sliding into 3rd base and was forced to leave the game in the 4th inning of the San Diego Padres 4-3 win over the Houston Astros at Petco Park tonight. While we still do not know the extent of the injury that the Padres are calling a … More Ouch! Padres win but may lose Gonzalez
Sunday May 10, 2009San Diego Padres get swept by the Sad Sack Astros in Houston. 2009 is starting to take the same path as 2008. Yes I know I am being negative and there is a lot of baseball left to play, but this Padres team was favored to win this series over a 12-17 … More Geer Gets Pounded, Eckstein Gets Hurt, Padres Get Swept By Astros
Friday May 8, 2009 The San Diego Padres wasted another good performance from a starting pitcher tonight and lost 2-0 to the sad sack Astros in Houston. The Padres Chad Gaudin went 7 innings giving up just 2 runs on 5 hits and 3 walks in a losing effort. The Padres offense once again could … More Padres waste another good pitching performance