Gwynn Sr. watching son follow in proud papa's footsteps - MLB - CBSSports.com Baseball
"The first knock he got, I lost my mind. It just came flying out. I'm so proud of him. He didn't quit. He didn't give up. He didn't get flustered because he didn't get a chance to play in Milwaukee. He just kept working, kept his nose to the grindstone hoping to get an opportunity. And now he's getting it, and on my old team."
Peavy injury further clouds future
Moorad says Peavy will be "around for a while" due to his injury. The good news for fans of the team's budget is that the Padres have an insurance policy on Peavy.
Padres' Young likely headed for DL | padres.com: News
I was waiting for Young to say he wrote his thesis at Princeton about inflamed shoulders.
Sore shoulder could force Young to miss a start : North County Times
"It's definitely aggravated," Young said. "It's reached a point where it's not getting better in between starts and its affecting me out on the mound. We have to change the game plan a bit."
Padres reshuffle as Gregerson hits DL | padres.com: News
Padres reliever Luke Gregerson was placed on the 15-day DL on Tuesday with tendinitis in his right shoulder, triggering a series of roster moves.
Baseball Prospectus | Minor League Update: June 16
"The Padres' top prospect finally got touched up for a few runs on Monday night", just in time for his eventual call up to the Padres.
Correia drops duel with Mariners' ace | padres.com: News
The Padres lost their 12th consecutive Interleague game, going back to last season, to set a new Major League record for the longest Interleague drought.
Not good enough : North County Times
Who needs Peavy when you can have Correia throw 8 innings of 2 hit ball and get a loss?
Gaudin staying strong through adversity | padres.com: News
Padres pitcher Chad Gaudin suffered his worst statistical outing of the season on Friday in his last start, an 11-6 loss to the Angels.
San Antonio Missions: Open Tryouts
Have you ever wanted to play professional baseball for the San Diego Padres or San Antonio Missions? The Padres will hold an open tryout in San Antonio on Thursday, June 18th at Wolff Stadium.
Cherokee Chronicle Times: Padres host baseball camp in Akron
The camp, under the direction of Hank Krause, a scout with the San Diego Padres, is for players age 15-19. Players must provide their own glove, shoes, and uniform, with the Padres providing the rest.
Twitter / Ducksnorts:
"I have to admit, it would be kinda cool to see Brian Lawrence pitch for the #Padres again. He starts for the Portland Beavers tonight."
Twitter / Tim Sullivan:
"Not to belabor a trade nearly six years old, but Jason Bay has the same number of RBI that Brian Giles has total bases: 61."
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