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Around the Mission: 8/25 Padres Links


  • Gwynn hopes to return if Friars make playoffs | News
    Tony Gwynn has already done the math on when he could return from his broken hand if the average six-week recovery time holds true.

  • J. Hairston back after suffering migraines | News
    Jerry Hairston Jr. was back in the Padres starting lineup for Tuesday's series opener against the D-backs at PETCO Park after missing the entire weekend series against the Brewers in Milwaukee with migraine headaches.

  • Young to throw second simulated game soon | News
    Padres right-hander Chris Young, on the 60-day disabled list with a strained shoulder since the first week of the season, will likely throw his second simulated game on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday as he continues to try to position himself to pitch in September.

  • Five Padres gang up in shutout -
    "Good win," said Black. "A couple nice swings from Will and Dino. Good to see that from the bottom of the order."

  • Giants might regret waiver claim -
    But while Ross was discussed by the Padres, General Manager Jed Hoyer apparently did not put in a claim on the 29-year-old Ross, who was hitting .265 with 24 doubles, three triples, 11 homers and 58 RBI in 120 games for the Marlins.

  • Bolstering Friars’ lineup has negligible effect on Gonzalez -
    Or, as Padres broadcaster Mark Grant put it: "You could put Adrian between Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis and he’d hit."

  • PADRES: Venable, Denorfia back Richard in shutout
    "Our lineup is a lot different now (with Tejada hitting second, Ludwick fourth and Headley fifth). It puts guys where they should be. Chase, at this point in his career, isn't a fourth-hole hitter. It takes a lot of pressure off. It lets guys sit back and be more selective."

  • PADRES NOTES: Gwynn expects to return this season
    "I heard six weeks," Gwynn said. "I'm the most optimistic guy in the world, so I'm thinking four weeks at the earliest. Six weeks puts me at Oct. 1 (the start of the season's final series against the Giants). I'm already looking at it.

  • insidethepadres: Oktoberfest
    Date is Sept. 24, site is Park at the Park, first beer pour is at 5 p.m., last beer pour is at 7 p.m. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. Don't know if the proceeds will go to the Adrian Gonzalez Fund.

  • The Official Blog of Matt Antonelli: WON'T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR
    sit back, relax, and enjoy a magical trip back in time.

  • Padres Are Snake Charmers At Petco
    "I was able to throw just enough strikes to keep them off balance," said Richard (12-5), who won his career-best fifth straight decision, "I mixed things up and really trusted my defense."

  • Unfinished Business: I ♥ MY PADRES!!!
    "Also, DAVID ECKSTEIN IS BACK!!!!!! I'm sooo happy!!!! He just adds sooo much. He is very needed here. Thank you for getting better Eck!! "