Listening to XX Sports Radio. Mat Latos is making the jump from AA to the Majors. He'll start on Sunday. Josh Banks sent down.
[Note by jbox, 07/18/09 10:56 AM PDT ]
"Mat is throwing the ball as well as anyone in our organization," Padres manager Bud Black said after the Padres lost for a 12th time in their past 14 games.
"His performance in the minors has been outstanding. Our minor league people and (general manager) Kevin Towers agree it's his time."