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Game Thread: 08/21 Padres @ Dodgers

Los Doyers moved Kershaw's start up a day and rather than take the mound tomorrow against the Mets, he'll face our Padres tonight in the finale of the three-game set at Dodger Stadium. The reason...

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The Fanny Pack is back!

I feel like a visionary because last December when all the other Padres fans were arguing about whether they wanted Padres bobbleheads, wall art or a Petco Park replica, I was trying to make a case...

The Fanny Pack is back!

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I feel like a visionary because last December when all the other Padres fans were arguing about whether they wanted Padres bobbleheads, wall art or a Petco Park replica, I was trying to make a case...

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August 2014 FanPost contest

Win a Cashner camouflage jersey!

August 2014 FanPost contest

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Win a Cashner camouflage jersey!

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Solarte has out-hit Headley since the trade

Tomorrow would have probably been a better time to do this post because that will be the one-month mark since the Padres traded Chase Headley to the Yankees, but who knows if I'll get hit by a bus...

Solarte has out-hit Headley since the trade

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Tomorrow would have probably been a better time to do this post because that will be the one-month mark since the Padres traded Chase Headley to the Yankees, but who knows if I'll get hit by a bus...

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SD4, LAD1: Tonight the Dodgers Lose

Earning a much-needed victory, but ALWAYS more importantly: a Dodgers loss. Liriano was hot hot hot, Stultsy helps his own cause, and Quackenbush achieves a career first.

SD4, LAD1: Tonight the Dodgers Lose

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Earning a much-needed victory, but ALWAYS more importantly: a Dodgers loss. Liriano was hot hot hot, Stultsy helps his own cause, and Quackenbush achieves a career first.

Padres Related Art

Okay so as some of you may know I love to draw and I love the Padres (duh, why else would I be here?). And from time to time those 2 come together and If you're interested I'd like to share some...

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The San Diego Padres 2014 and beyond

Growing up a Padres fan, I have spent countless hours watching the San Diego Padres. And if you’re reading this, you probably have too. My wife calls it an obsession, my friends call it blind...

Way Too Early Costume Ideas

Although Halloween is still a few months away it is never too early to start coming up with costume ideas. It is good to order costume parts early as well, in case something goes wrong with the...

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Game Thread: 08/20 Padres @ Dodgers

BEAT L.A.!!

The Outfield Dilemma: Sixth Weekly Update

Is it just me, or is Bud Black just trying to make it harder for me to write these posts. eight different players have started a game in the outfield in the last fifteen days, so it's getting...

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Eric Stults looks to stay undefeated in August

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Despite some great offense by our Padres in last night's series opener at Chavez Ravine, they couldn't get it done with pitching and defense. Hopefully Eric Stults can have better results tonight...

Max Fried underwent Tommy John surgery today.

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SD6, LAD8: Rally Ruined By Smelly Dodgers

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A few flashy offensive pops by our Friars were smothered to death by El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula Dodgers.

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1984 NLCS

It was game three of the 1984 NLCS we showed up early just to drink it in and made our way down to our seats: Field 39 Row 1 Seats 3,4. Close enough to flick M&Ms onto the foul line. Don't ask...

Kennedy kicks off series vs. former Friar Correia

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After dropping three of four in St. Louis and then taking Monday off, our Padres continue their road trip tonight back in Southern California with a three-game set at Dodger Stadium. On the mound...

Photo of Tony Gwynn being ejected in 1989

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Why I'm a Padres' fan

I saw this post from Jodes last night and thought about what I could say. I have so many fond (and awful) memories of the Padres, I couldn't choose just one moment. Also, after reading...

Padres demote Hahn; Call up Garces; DFA Conrad

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The Friars make a move to give one young pitcher a rest and another a chance to impress. On the flip side, a Gaslamp Ball friend had to get some bad news.

Scout Don Welke to join Preller with Padres

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Well this is exciting news if you're into scouts with 49 years of experience coming to the Padres organization.  It will be announced shortly that Don Welke will leave the Texas Rangers and join...

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How I Became a Padres Fan (My Dirty Little Secret)

I was a small kid in that long ago decade that brought us bell bottom jeans, polyester suits, The Village People, and Erik Estrada. My dad had just been laid off by a small junior college in a town...

The best game at the plate by a Padres pitcher?

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I noticed that today is Woody Williams' birthday, so I was wracking my brain for something interesting to say about him when I recalled that he had arguably the best day at the plate by a Padres...

Padres and Big-name Pitchers

Today, Gabe Kapler wrote about James Shields (not a Padre). Shields has apparently moved to San Diego. Also today, Yu Darvish (also not a Padre, and currently on DL) cleared waivers, meaning no...

Gyorko's 31 homers not the saddest record

Jedd Gyorko has 31 career home runs, which is the most from a second baseman in Padres history. Is that the lowest total at any position for a franchise leader?

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