Yesterday’s Game: Off Day
Today’s First Pitch: 7:10 PST vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
San Diego Padres News
What if ... the San Diego Padres had signed Juan Soto? (The Athletic)
Blake Snell showing Larry Rothschild was San Diego Padres’ problem (Call to the Pen)
Padres workhorse Joe Musgrove starts opener against Dodgers (San Diego Union-Tribune)
Blue Jays win 8th straight, sweep Yanks (MLB.com)
11 head-scratching stats from ‘21 season (MLB.com)
5 homers set stage for Braves’ walk-off thriller (MLB.com)
Postseason watch: Yanks’ WC grip slipping (MLB.com)
Is the Triple Crown in reach for Vlad Jr.? (MLB.com)
On This Day in 1996...
Center fielder Steve Finley hits a walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth to defeat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6–5 at Jack Murphy Stadium. Finley would go on to become an All-Star for the first time the following season in 1997. The walk-off homer was one of 82 he hit with the Padres from 1995-98.