Padres improving (rapidly!) with style that matches ballpark - MLB - CBSSports.com Baseball
Now, over the season's first three weeks, the Padres lead the NL with 17 thefts. Across the majors, only Tampa Bay and Texas (18 apiece) have more. "It's awesome," Gonzalez said. "It makes me want to get involved."
Unfinished Business: Top of the NL West!!!
"I am sooooooo proud of these boys. They've done amazing in the past two series, and I can't wait to see what else they'll do. Well done, boys."
Perpetual Padres Saga: Why do I blog?
"Also, I got positive feedback from the king of Padres blogging, the one and only Gaslamp Ball. Now that, is a tremendous honor. "
Stauffer believes bullpen a fine fit - SignOnSanDiego.com
"Adrenaline," said Stauffer, the Padres’ right-hander. "The adrenaline flows. The intensity level gets up there pretty high pretty fast."
Owens: Don’t get carried away Padres fans…yet
Opinion: Through 15 games, the Padres are winning their way and sitting in first place; but the numbers show that fans should wait until the end of the upcoming road trip to get their hopes up.
Answering HeyScan questions on video!
San Diego Padres at Cincinnati Reds - April 23, 2010 | MLB.com Preview
"We played good baseball all around, pitched well, defensively, ran the bases well," Padres manager Bud Black said. "I think our hitting will improve as we move forward, but I'm encouraged by the overall play of the group. There's a lot of great team play going on right now."
Inbox: What does Hairston bring to table? | padres.com: News
Beat reporter Corey Brock takes time out on the Padres' off-day to answer fans' questions.
The Official Blog of Matt Antonelli: BASEBALL TIPS FOR THE YOUNGSTERS II
"When you find yourself in a game and something goes wrong don't think "hurry up" or "go faster", think "be under control". Believe me, it is much easier said than done, but that's why you have to practice it."
Six Thoughts: Aggressive Padres, Petco Park, the Torre Threat -- MLB FanHouse
Credit Black for speeding up the Padres, who'd better make hay on the basepaths because they lack the firepower to outslug teams regularly.