PADRES: Club victimized by improbable duo
"The telling tale of today's game, we couldn't finish off an inning to get a third out. They got key hits today, from some guys that are not in the middle of their order," Padres manager Bud Black said.
Gonzalez hits homer No. 40 in loss | padres.com: News
Adrian Gonzalez hit a two-run shot -- his 40th home run of the season -- in the fourth inning of the Padres' 7-4 loss to the D-backs at Chase Field on Sunday.
Padres head home to close season | padres.com: News
The Padres head to San Diego for a five-game homestand, which opens on Tuesday against the playoff-bound Dodgers, who are in town for a pair of games. The Giants then come for a three-gamer to end the season.
D-backs' late slam does in Padres | padres.com: News
Chad Tracy's grand slam, a solid drive to right-center field off reliever Luke Gregerson, paved the way for an 8-5 D-backs win over the Padres on Saturday night.
Padres' starters set through Friday | padres.com: News
Padres manager Bud Black has set up his starting pitching for the next four games, including right-hander Edward Mujica in Sunday's road-schedule closer against the D-backs at Chase Field.
Hurt by disputed home run, Padres falter in road finale - SignOnSanDiego.com
"I'm pleased the umpires got together and reviewed it," Black said. "They looked at it from three angles. It was inconclusive to me, although I think Tony might have been able to make a great play."
Ramos to get his first big league start - SignOnSanDiego.com
"We're going to skip Tim to take a look at Cesar," Padres manager Bud Black said yesterday.
Compadres Club Card (1996) " .400 in '94
This current Frequent Friar BS is lame.
Chase Headley and the Art of the Comp
When will Chase Headley show a decent amount of power? Or will he ever?
Darren & Marty Are Officially Losers
My official site is twitter.com/Marty1090 so if you want to follow what The Darren Smith Show is up to, feel free to follow.
- SDFriarFan sent me pictures. He thought that Buckner might have had pine tar on his wrist that he was using between pitches. It looks more like a birthmark to me. You be the judge!