Snapshot of … SS Everth Cabrera
He points to his heart. "I am strong here," he said.
Tony Gwynn’s New Calling: Padres Killer
"From the standpoint of being mad at them, in the back of my mind there’s a little bit of ‘yeah, I want to show you guys’, but no ill will at all," said Gwynn after the semi-doubleheader, in which he went a combined 4-for-7.
PADRES: Hitters come alive, hit three homers in win over Dodgers
"When you go into a drought like that everybody's like, 'Man. when are we going to score?' " Cantu said. "It starts lingering in the dugout. That's not a good thing to have in our minds. We are an offensive team, believe it or not.
insidethepadres: LeBlanc up, then down
The Padres wanted a fresh reliever for today's game. Deduno had thrown 42 pitches Saturday night (updated stat). Used to starting, LeBlanc could've pitched for several innings if needed. Long reliever Cory Luebke, a second-year big leaguer, threw 65 pitches Friday and had today off.
Padres activate Patterson from disabled list | padres.com: News
The Padres sent reliever Samuel Deduno and outfielder Cedric Hunter to Triple-A Tucson on Sunday, recalled lefty Wade LeBlanc and reinstated Eric Patterson from the 15-day DL.
Gwynn returns to S.D. with a vengeance - SignOnSanDiego.com
"I expected that," he said. "With the Dodgers and Padres in San Diego, it’s more about the names on the front of the jerseys than on the back."
Time has come for Hundley after 3 years of grooming - SignOnSanDiego.com
"It’s time to find out," General Manager Jed Hoyer said. "He’s gotten his legs underneath him in the big leagues. I feel like it’s time for us to find out if he can handle being, if not an everyday guy, certainly a guy who catches the majority of the time."
PADRES NOTES: Bartlett's balky back sits out
"We made progress, but I can't tell you what I'll feel like (Monday)," Bartlett said. "(Saturday) night was tough. I couldn't find any position to sleep in."
PADRES NOTES: Grounds grew has night for the books
"It doesn't get much crazier than Friday night," Yoder said of the four rain delays, which totaled 3 hours, 36 minutes before the game was suspended at 1:40 a.m. Saturday. "And I worked in Pittsburgh where they really have some bad weather."
insidethepadres: Harang's comeback
"I got in some bad habits because my shoulder was weak and I was never able to figure it out and get it back in line," he said.