Padres ticket sales show little pennant fever - SignOnSanDiego.com
"Nobody believes this team is going to win," said Santee’s Jim Nichols, who was rocking his sleepy 5-month-old daughter Syrah at the Park at the Park in the ninth inning of Tuesday night’s win against the Dodgers. "It’s not if, but when they’re going to fall apart."
XX Sports Radio: Mat Latos Interview (MP3)
Mat Latos on when he became aware of the pitching record he set vs LAD, mutual respect w/Clayton Kershaw & what his conditioning routine entails.
Scan 2-Minute Tip: Padres catcher Nick Hundley demonstrates proper technique of blocking home plate.
Padres’ catcher Nick Hundley demonstrates proper technique of blocking home plate to get the out, and not get injured.
A San Diego Padres Blog: The Sacrifice Bunt " Is Mat Latos better than Jake Peavy?
"Latos actually holds his own."
Rookies provide spark as Padres finish sweep - SignOnSanDiego.com
"He pitches with an aggressive look to his game," Padres manager Bud Black said of Luebke. "There was a little more calmness tonight. I liked his mix of pitches, his fastball, and he showed a good, hard slider."
Stauffer named Saturday starter vs. Giants - SignOnSanDiego.com
"Tim has thrown the ball extremely well all year," Padres manager Bud Black said while making the announcement. "And he feels good about where he is physically. "He’s healthy and confident and turning the ball loose with confidence."
Latos must be part of any Cy Young conversation - SignOnSanDiego.com
"I think in certain circumstances, (manager) Buddy (Black) came up to me and said, ‘This is it. We’re taking you out after 100 pitches,’ " Latos said. "Now, he has confidence in me late in the game. We’re in a race. If I’ve got to throw 100-plus pitches to help this team, I’ll do it."
PADRES NOTES: Stauffer will get another outing
"Stauff's thrown the ball extremely well all year," Black said. "A lot of great seasons are made in the offseason."
PADRES: Luebke, Durango help complete sweep of Dodgers
"I was being aggressive, looking for something in the zone to hack," Durango said through a translator. "It felt really good. I was happy."
insidethepadres: New hitting coach
The Padres are replacing their minor league hitting coordinator, Tony Muser, with Sean Berry, a former third baseman with the Astros, Expos, Royals and Brewers.
The Official Blog of Matt Antonelli: ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK?
I don't know what it is about heights that scares the shit out of me.
Padres Sweep LA Behind Rookie Luebke
"A possible great baseball story turned into a rather quaint sidelight in the 7th inning, as Dodgers career minor-leaguer John Lindsey made his major league debut at last. Well, sort of. "
What's a Picture Worth?: You Never Know
"One of the best things about being able to call PETCO Park your office is that you never know who you're going to run into at work. "
Luebke wins first as Padres pad West lead | padres.com: News
Cory Luebke tossed six shutout innings to earn his first Major League victory while helping the Padres complete a sweep of the Dodgers and add to their NL West lead with a 4-0 win on Wednesday.
Giants, Padres to let play do all the talking | padres.com: News
This time around, as the Giants get set to play a critical four-game series against the Padres beginning Thursday night at PETCO Park, they're trying to avoid any significant bulletin-board material.
Stauffer named Saturday starter for Padres | padres.com: News
Padres manager Bud Black made it official Tuesday: Tim Stauffer, who filled in admirably Monday for a sick Mat Latos, will get another start.
Padres share excitement for Hoffman's feat | padres.com: News
Though the milestone happened in Milwaukee, there was still plenty of buzz around PETCO Park after Trevor Hoffman recorded his 600th career save on Tuesday.
Black rotates in reserves to start finale | padres.com: News
Padres manager Bud Black has never been one to get too attached to any one particular lineup and Wednesday certainly was no exception.