Moorad longer on platitudes than players
“Maybe I'm guilty of not being more articulate in describing what our plan is,” Moorad acknowledged. “But the reality is we are extremely focused on building the most competitive baseball club that we can. And there are times that the process involves taking a step back in order to go two forward.”
MLB trade deadline buzz: Wednesday's edition - MLB News - FOX Sports on MSN
Rumors: Kevin Correia to the Brewers and Heath Bell to the Marlins
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If I was a fan, these three guys would be it.
Three Padres rookies one-hit Reds | padres.com: News
The Padres used three rookie pitchers -- Mat Latos, Greg Burke and Mike Ekstrom -- to one-hit the Reds and lead the Padres to 7-1 win.
Padres rookies making their mark
"It felt like I barely swung the bat, perfect rhythm," said the 22-year-old Blanks of his fourth homer in nine games.
Mujica to take Geer's spot in rotation
"We want to build Edward up and see if we have a starting pitcher in the making," Padres manager Bud Black said Wednesday.
PADRES: Whole arsenal works for Latos : North County Times - Californian 07-30-2009
With everything going so well, rookie Mat Latos was one pitch from being unhittable.
I Was Wrong About Everth Cabrera :: Friar Forecast
But assuming he continues to improve-even just a little-Cabrera can be the long term answer at shortstop for the Padres.
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Padres lineup 7/30: Cabrera 6, Rodriguez 4, Gonzalez 3, Kouz 5, Headley 7, Blanks 9, Venable 8, Blanco 2, Stauffer 1.
Friar John's Blog: Check out the Gwynns in Padres Magazine
Friar John got a glimpse at the August issue of Padres Magazine, and he likes what he sees. Tom Krasovic, the former newspaper beat writer, did a nice piece on the father-son relationship of the two Tony Gwynns.