It's all smiles for Gonzalez, Boston - SignOnSanDiego.com
But there is a big difference between Red Sox Nation and the Padres Community. "When you win this many games, there is always a focus on winning every day, not on ‘will it continue?’ "
San Diego Padres at Boston Red Sox - June 21, 2011 | MLB.com SD Recap
"That's a good hitting ballclub, they took pitches -- good pitches -- and got me into deeper counts," Latos said. "Thankfully, I was able to make pitches and get outs."
Luebke slides into rotation; LeBlanc optioned | padres.com: News
The Padres made it official Tuesday that Luebke's future in the rotation will begin in the next five or so days, as manager Bud Black confirmed that the 26-year-old will move into the rotation, taking the spot of another left-hander, Wade LeBlanc.
Strange twists abound in Padres win - SignOnSanDiego.com
The entire game was close, and a bit bizarre.
PADRES: Latos, Rizzo lead Padres past Red Sox
"It was a gutty, gritty performance," said Padres manager Bud Black, "the Red Sox made him work, and he buckled down in every inning and really worked his tail off."
PADRES NOTES: LeBlanc demoted amidst flurry of roster moves
They also placed right fielder Brad Hawpe (finger) on the disabled list, recalled catcher Kyle Phillips from Tucson and designated minor league outfielder Luis Durango for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster for Spence.
Red Sox run out of runs - BostonHerald.com
"Have you seen those guys’ bullpen ERA?" David Ortiz [stats] said, pointing out the last-place, but pitching-rich Padres’ primary strength. "That says it all. They made good pitches, they’ve got good pitchers. They executed the way they were supposed to."