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
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?
Tuesday August 18, 2009 In a 6-3 win over the Chicago Cubs tonight at Petco Park, San Diego Padres players had two milestones. Cesar Carrillo recorded his first Major League win and Kyle Blanks hit the Padres first inside the park home run at Petco Park. Kevin Kouzmanoff went 3 for 4 with 2 rbi, … More WOW! Two Milestones in one game!
Friday July 31, 2009 The Padres mounted one of the biggest comebacks of the year overcoming a 7-1 deficit to post their 2nd double digit run total and defeat the Milwaukee Brewers 11-7 at Petco Park tonight. Kyle Blanks went 2 for 3 including his 5th home run of the season walked twice and scored … More 4 in a Row!
Monday July 20, 2009 So tell me, why isn’t Kyle Blanks playing more? Didn’t Bud Black and Kevin Towers say he wasn’t being brought up to sit on the bench?Isn’t he supposed to be the Padres next great hitting prospect? So why is he shining the pine? Its obvious that Adrian Gonzalez has either:A – … More Why isn’t Blanks playing more?
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!
Saturday June 27, 2009 San Diego Padres starter Kevin Correia threw 7 strong innings tonight giving up just 5 hits, 1 BB and 3 runs while striking out a career high 9. The bullpen got a much needed rest tonight with Mujica and Adams combining for 2 scoreless innings. The bats came alive tonight with … More Correia looking like an Ace