Wednesday June4, 2009 Another one bites the dust. With Scott Hairston’s bicep injury, yet another Padre went on the DL today. That makes it seven players on the DL currently and nine players who have spent time there so far this season. Will Venable was called up to take Hairston’s place in the lineup. Drew … More Another one bites the dust
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?
Wee hours of the morning Saturday May 16, 2009 Padres Win! Been a while since we have been able to say that! This win was a team win. Everyone contributed! Kevin Correia pitched 7 strong giving up just 5 hits, 3 runs and limited his walks to 2.That is nearly a miracle in and of … More Padres Win, Padres Win, Padres Win
Thursday May 9, 2009 David Eckstein delivered a walk off single in a 4-3 San Diego Padre win that may have sealed the fate of Arizona Diamondbacks manager Bob Melvin. After Kevin Kouzmanoff stroked his 2nd double and 3rd hit of the game, both Nick Hundley and Chris Burke drew a walk setting the stage … More Eckstein Delivers Walk Off Single in Extra innings.
Denis Potroy/AP Wednesday May 6, 2009 Jake Peavy let down by Padres Offense again. Jake Peavy had his 2nd straight great game tonight, turning in a performance in which he went 7.0 IP while giving up just 4 hits, 2 runs and 3 BB and struck out 12 Arizona Diamondbacks. Once again Peavy was let … More Peavy has another great outing and is let down by the offense – Again!
Wednesday May 6, 2009 I am wondering what is up with all the TWO game series we are seeing in 2009? In years past I was used to seeing only 3 and 4 games series, but already this year this is the 3rd TWO games series the Padres will play. And there are 3 MORE … More What is with all the TWO games series this season?
HAPPY Cinco De Mayo, 2009 Brian Giles with a Walk Off Double! For the 2nd time at home this season Brian Giles comes through with a walk off hit in extra innings. Tonight it was a one out double to DEEP right center that scored Edgar Gonzalez. Gonzalez was on base after walking against Matt … More Giles comes through in bottom of the 10th!