The Sheriff (3-3), himself, is on the mound today for the Padres (24-16) as he’ll look to continue his bounce-back from his poor midseason form against the A’s (22-13). Left-hander Sean Manaea (2-2) gets the start for Oakland.
Even after recording zero runs against the Angels two days ago, the Friars are still #1 in the majors with 229 runs scored, but that’s just one score over the Dodgers who have 228. The team’s +55 run differential is #2 to Los Angeles, as well.
Happy Saturday and Go Padres!
Campusano scratched with left hand soreness. Lineup changes:— San Diego Padres (@Padres) September 5, 2020
- Austin Nola to catch
- Jorge Mateo will bat seventh and DH
Update: See Tweet above or lineup changes
After a great outing by the San Diego bats last night, the lineup for today’s game remains unchanged. Austin Nola and Luis Campusano are swapping catcher and DH duties but that’s all she wrote for today’s notes.
- SP Daniel Mengden - Covid-19
- SS Marcus Semien - Day-To-Day
- SP A.J. Puk - 10-Day IL
- RHP Emilio Pagan - 10-Day IL
- RHP Jose Castillo - 60-Day IL
- RHP Luis Perdomo - 10-Day IL
Teams: Padres @ Athletics
Location: Oakland Coliseum
TV: FOX Sports San Diego
Radio: KWFN 97.3, XEMO 860
Weather: 72 degrees and sunny