Young in control as he shuts down D-backs | padres.com: News
Chris Young tossed six scoreless innings and Everth Cabrera tied a career-high with four RBIs, as the Padres held off the Diamondbacks on Tuesday, 6-3, at Chase Field.
Who’s first in line at second base? - SignOnSanDiego.com
"When you look at our roster, Eck is our second baseman," Black said before last night’s 6-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. "But Jerry is going to play a lot of second base. They both do a lot of different things to help us win.’’
The Padres Are Not Optimizing Their Lineup :: Friar Forecast
"At Fangraphs, Dave Allen took a look at which managers best optimized their lineup in their team’s first games. The San Diego Padres ranked third-worst in lineup optimization."
Bob Scanlan - HeyScan question about Padre game graphics
"I’ve been told that some changes are in the works, so please be patient with our graphics experts as they work to make some changes."
Everth Has No Power: He Never Got the Memo – Ducksnorts
"After two games, the Padres are at .500. You could say they aren’t half bad. It would be a stupid thing to say, but you could do it."
Padres' prospect Forsythe on the move | padres.com: News
Logan Forsythe, considered one of the Padres top Minor League prospects, is on the move -- and it might be for good.
Antonelli, Luebke to begin season on DL | padres.com: News
Second baseman Matt Antonelli, coming off a strong Spring Training in which he re-established himself as a player to watch, will miss the start of the season with Triple-A Portland because of soreness in the hamate bone in his left hand.
Stauffer adjusting to new role with Padres | padres.com: News
Other than Monday starter Jon Garland, there was only one pitcher Padres manager Bud Black wanted to stay away from on Tuesday -- reliever Tim Stauffer.
Young, Cabrera come up big for Padres - SignOnSanDiego.com
Although the Padres jumped out to a 5-0 lead, they needed help from relievers Mike Adams and Heath Bell to close out their first win of the season after the Diamondbacks scored three runs in the seventh against reliever Luke Gregerson.
Hoosier Padres proud of Butler - SignOnSanDiego.com
"That was heartbreaking," Richard said of Butler’s 61-59 loss to Duke at Indianapolis. "That was the most exciting athletic event I’ve seen that I didn’t play in."
PADRES NOTES: Hairston Jr. comes off the bench to get his start
"I wish there was a super utility-man award like there's a sixth-man award," Hairston said. "I look at myself as a starter. The last couple years, combine my at-bats and my numbers and they're pretty good. Obviously, I've never cared where I've played. It's just all about production. I've got to go out and do my thing. Hopefully I play well."
PADRES: Comebacking Young gives Padres first win of new season
"I'm in a big-league stadium. It was my dream as a kid to be out there. Last year I had that taken away from me a little bit with the way the shoulder felt. I wanted to make sure that I still appreciate and understand and realize how special it is to be playing on a big-league field."
Websoulsurfer: Padres Win! Padres Win! Padres Win!
"It is really sad how bad the baseball fans are in Phoenix. Its opening day folks. There isn't that much going on in Phoenix on a Monday night. You bought the tickets, you may as well show up at the game."
The Official Blog of Matt Antonelli: BASEBALL TIPS FOR THE YOUNGSTERS
"One of the most important things I could pass on to little league, high school, and college players is how to approach your practice time. "