Scan 2-Minute Tip: Yorvit Torrealba - how to set up and give a good target
Padres’ catcher Yorvit Torrealba demonstrates how to set up behind home plate, and give his pitcher a good target.
Padres Cool Streaking Rockies, Add to Cushion in Tight NL West Race -- MLB FanHouse
"It's a huge game for us because of the way Colorado's played," Tejada said. "To come in here and win is special."
Padres Season On The Brink
"Black is one of those guys who never wants to let them see you sweat. He exudes positivity at all times, good or bad. He is measured and seemingly one or two steps ahead of the game. It works great when they’re winning, and when the Padres were a bad team the last couple of years, Bud’s sunny attitude would be grating at times but seemed to keep the clubhouse engaged."
PADRES: First-place Padres cool off red-hot Rockies
"You've got to face one of the hottest hitters -- let's see what happens," said Bell, who converted his 28th straight save opportunity. "Tonight, I broke his bat and I won. Hopefully, I won't have to face him tomorrow because he's going to want revenge."
Padres regain sole possession of first - SignOnSanDiego.com
"That was a pretty intense game," said Padres manager Bud Black
Bullpen delivers as Padres top Rockies | padres.com: News
Miguel Tejada drove in four runs, and the Padres' bullpen survived the Rockies' late charge in a victory Monday to open a key NL West showdown.
Gwynn delivers on promise to return | padres.com: News
Tony Gwynn was activated from the disabled list on Monday, proving the Padres outfielder correct in his assertion that he'd return this season.
S. Hairston scratched with sore shoulder | padres.com: News
Padres left fielder Scott Hairston was scratched from Monday's start against the Rockies when he aggravated his left shoulder, the same shoulder that has bothered and limited him in recent days.
Rough times for Hairston brothers - SignOnSanDiego.com
"But he's been battling some shoulder issues all year. It was worse for awhile, now it seems to be getting better. I hope so."
Big Night For Chainsaw’s High-Def Diary
6:31 Hoffman sent Cunningham on Gonzo’s single to left, and the throw beat him home by a half-marathon. After waiting 45 minutes for Aaron’s collision, the catcher Olivo almost bobbled, but didn’t.
Unfinished Business: Not Giving Up
"Guys, please. Pitching, hold down their hitters. Hitters, for goodness sakes, find your bats already. Defense, you know what you need to do. Let's get back together and get a win. We need it!!!"
The Official Blog of Matt Antonelli: YOU KNOW WHAT GRINDS MY GEARS
I haven't done a video for a while of what really grinds my gears, so here you go.
Padres Trail: It gets harder from here
Yes that is a bet on the Padres WINNING the World Series.
At 22, Latos showing maturity on mound for Padres - USATODAY.com
"It wakes you up to a whole different aspect of baseball," Latos said. "To be able to have that kind of success for such a long time, you're bound to have a bad one and it makes you appreciate the little things more."
“It’s a tough world out there trying to grab ad dollars,” said Christopher Carmichael of SDRadio.net. “And they have significant overhead from the San Diego Padres. Even with the team being in first place, it’s just not helping them.”