Venable goes deep to complete sweep | padres.com: News
Will Venable hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth inning Sunday to lead the Padres to 4-2 victory over the Marlins at Sun Life Stadium.
Padres’ shining (All-)Stars - SignOnSanDiego.com
"Given the results of the first half of the season, Mat Latos and Luke Gregerson have to be considered."
Okay, Now It’s Time To Take the Padres Seriously | Chicken Friars | A San Diego Padres Blog
"When it’s at the point where even I’m switching from "sell" mode to "buy" mode, you know this really could be for real. The 2010 Padres are contenders, not pretenders. Even the most skeptical of observers have to admit that at this point."
Bullpen's month is one for record books | padres.com: News
According to the Elias Sports Bureau, the Padres' relievers are on track to be the first in Major League history to throw at least 50 innings in a calendar month, finish that month with an ERA below 2.00 and with a rate of 10 or more strikeouts per nine innings.
Gonzalez puts up Player of Month numbers | padres.com: News
The Padres haven't had a National League Player of the Month since May 1997, when outfielder Tony Gwynn won the honor. Could first baseman Adrian Gonzalez snap that long streak?
"The Padres have turned a glaring weakness into a strength. That’s a nice little trick, if you can swing it."
PADRES: Venable's clutch hitting leads to sweep of Marlins
"He came with the (splitters) again, and I was able to go deep enough in the count that he was forced to try something else and threw a fastball middle-in and I was able to get a good swing on it."
The Friarhood - Friarhood Radio 6.24.10
Friarhood Radio this week had guest Gina Mizell (@ginamizell) MLB.com associate reporter for the Padres. She gave us an update on Chris Young, Padres roster moves and what is going on with the line up.
On The Road With Madfriars: Portland :: Friar Forecast
"The people that I spoke with, who want to remain anonymous, believe he is the catcher that we are seeing now. One of them said he was the worst hitter that they saw in the PCL this year."
The Official Blog of Matt Antonelli: INJURY UPDATE
"We will see if the pain I was experiencing yesterday was normal and expected at this point, or if he has any good ideas about what to do to help it out."
Unfinished Business: Happy 2nd Birthday, Unfinished Business!
"It's a pleasure to be part of such an elite group of Padres bloggers!"