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Anthony Keith "Tony" Gwynn, Sr. (born May 9, 1960 in Los Angeles, California)
That Cantu attitude powers Padres - SignOnSanDiego.com
"I got a good pitch to hit," said Cantu of his third homer this season. "You’re not trying to hit it out, just trying to hit it hard. But it was a real good pitch to drive."
Arizona Diamondbacks at San Diego Padres - May 8, 2011 | MLB.com SD Recap
"It was a long run, but I got a good read and a good jump -- and fortunately, I was able to make the play," Maybin said. "Off the bat, I wasn't quite sure if I was going to be able to get there, but I covered a lot of ground."
10 questions with broadcaster Mark Grant - SignOnSanDiego.com
Just wearing the uniform. Honestly, I never won 20 games. Never won a Cy Young. Never made an All-Star team. Was never on a world championship team. I would have loved to achieve those goals. But just putting on the big league uniform. I know it sounds cheesy, but it’s the truth.
Rizzo getting closer by not looking ahead - SignOnSanDiego.com
And, yes, he’s heard about the fans’ interest in San Diego.
PADRES NOTES: Maybin's game-saving catch sends Padres on road on upswing
"When you make plays like that, the game swings," Padres manager Bud Black said. "That was a hell of a catch considering the circumstances, considering what was going to happen there if he didn't catch it."
PADRES: Big first inning is enough for Padres, Harang
"It's about time that we helped the pitchers out," Cantu said. "They've been carrying us for a long time, so it was our turn to contribute."
Home, Bittersweet Home | Ducksnorts
. Here are home/away winning percentages for the Padres and for MLB as a whole in each of the seasons since they moved downtown to Petco Park:
PADRES NOTES: Petco attendance on upswing
"The first priority is to always put a winning team on the field," Garfinkel said. "But we recognize in sports you're going to have some ups and downs. It's important to listen to your fans, service your fans, to provide them with a great experience and that's why we've invested so heavily in our sales and service department to make sure that we can actively service them and take care of them where they want to be with us through thick and thin."