PADRES NOTES: Taser not coming to Petco anytime soon
According to Guglielmo, because the Padres employ a private security force instead of a local law enforcement agency, a Taser can't be used to subdue a wayward fan.
Padres toppled in extras by Giants | padres.com: News
San Francisco's 7-6 victory in 12 innings over San Diego on Tuesday snapped a spell of seven consecutive losses for the Giants against the Padres in 2010.
Padres scout Bochy discovered Latos | padres.com: News
Scout Joe Bochy recommended the Padres draft 22-year-old pitcher Mat Latos in 2006 -- the same Latos who hasn't allowed a run in two previous starts this season against brother Bruce Bochy's Giants.
Giants snap jinx vs. Padres with 12-inning win - SignOnSanDiego.com
The Padres appeared headed to a record-setting eighth straight win over the Giants when Andres Torres tied the game in the top of the eighth with a two-run homer off Padres set-up reliever Mike Adams.
PADRES: Giants need 12 innings for first win over Padres
Adams and the Padres, who are 21-3 when leading after seven innings, couldn't hold off San Francisco as Aaron Rowand led off the eighth inning with a double into left and Torres followed with a mammoth two-run homer to right.
Latos Giant Pain, but Not to Every Bochy -- MLB FanHouse
"If the fan didn't catch it, that's not my fault," he said on Monday. "When the ball's out of my hand, I can't help if the guy didn't catch it and the ball happened to bounce."
Padres Formula Fizzles, Giants Win 7-6 in 12
Padres manager Bud Black described the Giants comeback as a "rare bad night for the ‘pen"
Riders on the Storm
Geoff takes a trip up I-15 to watch the kids at Lake Elsinore play.
Has Bud Black Got the Message About Blanks? | Chicken Friars | A San Diego Padres Blog
The question now is if Bud Black finally got the message that Blanks is better against righties, or if this is just a benching due to his 6-for-62 slump?
Padres fall to Giants in extra innings
Manager Bud Black could not offer any official update on the status of Blanks and Thatcher, but noted that both said they were "sore." Apparently Blanks was well enough to pinch hit as he was in the on deck circle when Headley struck out.