Wednesday September 2, 2009 Just in time to make me look like an idiot, San Diego Padres starting pitcher Kevin Correia pitched into the 8th inning for just the second time this season throwing 7 2/3 shutout innings to improve his ERA to 4.29 on the season. After two straight mediocre outings in which he … More Correia has great outing
Tuesday September 1, 2009 The San Diego Padres guaranteed their 3rd straight series win with a 4-1 victory over the Washington Nationals at Petco Park tonight. The up and down Clayton Richard pitched a very nice game, giving up just 1 run on 4 hits and 2 walks while striking out 6 over 6 2/3 … More Padres win 4-1 over Nationals
Monday August 31, 2009 Tim Stauffer threw 6 1/3 innings of 5 hit ball and was backed up by nice defense and RBI doubles from David Eckstein and Kevin Kouzmanoff in the 1st to get his 3rd win of the season, 3-1 over the Washington Nationals at Petco Park tonight. Chase Headley added an insurance … More Padres post 1st winning month of the 2009 season
Saturday April 25, 2009 Is Stephen Strasburg worth the money? In an article on ESPN today, Peter Gammons says that Stephen Strasburg will be asking for something between the $38.5 million Mark Teixeira earned over his first six professional seasons and the 6 years and $52 million Daisuke Matsuzaka signed for with the Red Sox. … More Is Stephen Strasburg worth the money?
Monday March 23, 2009 Padres signed Shawn Hill to a minor league contract today. Hill has started only 37 games over the past 5 seasons for the Montreal Expos/Washington Nationals. Injuries have cut short each season since 2004 and Tommy John surgery cost him the entire 2005 season. In 2007, Hill started the season as … More Padres sign RHP Shawn Hill