Padres Postgame Video: Latos, Cunningham
Mat Latos and Aaron Cunningham
Cox makes play to license Padres games to rivals - SignOnSanDiego.com
"The Padres have been very close to first place the whole season," he said. "It is something consumers want. If Cox can license this out, they’re going to make money, and they control the advertising, too. So I think financially this was too much to pass up."
Grand opening: Aaron's slam lifts Padres | padres.com: News
Aaron Cunningham hit a grand slam in his first start for the Padres and Mat Latos allowed four hits in 6 2/3 innings Tuesday to lift San Diego to an 8-2 victory over the Blue Jays.
New approach helping Gonzo rake off lefties | padres.com: News
The Padres face three consecutive left-handed starting pitchers beginning Tuesday against the Blue Jays, which should be very good news for left-handed first baseman Adrian Gonzalez.
Padres to make decision soon on Blanks | padres.com: News
Outfielder Kyle Blanks, on the disabled list since May 18 with a strained right elbow, started his second Minor League rehabilitation assignment on Monday when he played with Triple-A Portland.
Happy Days! Cunningham slam keys Padres win - SignOnSanDiego.com
"As I approached the plate with the bases loaded, I would have been happy with a single or a sacrifice fly," said Cunningham. "When I hit it, I thought, ‘that’s going to score a run,’ because I didn’t think it was going out."
Think Petco's big? Gaston’s seen bigger - SignOnSanDiego.com
"I always thought that one of the greatest achievements I saw as a player was Nate Colbert twice hitting 38 homers for the Padres before the new fences were put up. One year we kept track and counted 16 balls that he hammered off the concrete wall.
PADRES: Happy days here for Cunningham
"I was so excited for the start," said Cunningham, who became the first Padres player whose first hit with the team was a grand slam. "I had nerves going -- adrenaline going. I almost passed Jerry (Hairston Jr.) going around second base.
PADRES NOTES: Torrealba waiting to see if punishment is coming
"They said I did (touch him) but that wasn't my intention," Torrealba said.
Mister Cunningham, I Presume – Ducksnorts
"The Padres, owners of the National League’s best record, drew 15,266 for this one but it felt like at least 16,000."
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"The thing that made it so cool for me is that I won the award as well back in 1987."