Giants 10, Padres 1: Let's Pretend That Never Happened
I know hometown boy Sean O'Sullivan was supposed to start against alleged emergency room sexual predator Chad Gaudin, but I seem to have four hours of missing time where a baseball game was supposed to be. I'm looking at lineup cards th...
Rockies 5, Padres 4: Missed It By That Much
I didn't really watch this game, but I checked in occasionally on my shoephone. It was a rough start for Andrew Cashner, who gave up three runs in five innings. Only two of those were earned, but it's still a pretty poor followup after ...
The Padres' 18 Man Pitching Staff
There are 25 players on an active major league roster. It does not seem that longer that teams routinely would have only 11 pitchers on that roster. Since then it has grown to a standard of 12. 5 starters and 7 relievers. Sometimes a te...
Padres 5, Dodgers 2: Stauffer And Ross Lead Padres To Second Place
The 2013 Padres are a mess. They're a team plagued with injuries, held together with glue, string, and copious amounts of duct tape. The closest thing they have to a superstar is struggling at the plate. Their best pitchers are well pas...
Phillies 6, Padres 2: Marquis Runs Out Of Magic
Well, the Padres lost tonight, but so did the rest of the division (except for the LAst pLAce Dodgers, who don't count), so they hold steady in second place, but this game sure was frustrating. Things started out well, but
Padres lose to Phillies in 13 innings
Robbie Erlin pitched well in his second major league start but the Padres' bullpen didn't fare so well in Wednesday night's 13-inning loss to Philadelphia. Philad...
Bud Black talks about Carlos Quentin's knee problems
Bud Black interview with Darren Smith (MP3)
Carlos Quentin has knee pain when trying to run that's keeping him on the disabled list. He has cartilage damage, a lesion, joint issues and bone on bone issues. "When you can't ru...
Happy Birthday, Nick Vincent!
Happy twenty-seventh birthday to Padres reliever Nick Vincent. And by Padres, I mean San Diego Padres, although if you're reading this at a later date he might be a Tucson Padre. If he is, it'll be no fault of his own because he has kil...
Padres 6, Diamondbacks 4: Grandal Outshines Postgame Fireworks
The Padres launched some fireworks tonight to celebrate their 10th season at Petco Park, but the biggest blast of the night came from Yasmani Grandal. His first home run of the season was the deciding factor in tonight's victory over the ...
Magic's Kids 2, Padres 1: The Wrong Team Won
Game started p cool. Everth Cabrera walked to first base. Got his legs going with a steal of second base. Alexi Amarista singled. Alright, 2 guys ...
Blue Jays 7, Padres 4: Offense Rests On Laurels After Volquez Home Run
After Edinson Volquez put the Padres on top with a three run homer, I expected the rest of the lineup to follow suit. They must have run in the marathon this morn...
Padres 4, Reds 2: Venable Has A Pretty Good Night
Mat Latos and Edinson Volquez faced off against their former teams tonight. The former has proven himself many times, while the latter has swung wildly between competent and, well, ...
Andrew Cashner Hits His First Career Home Run
Top of the 6th, one out. Cashner goes yard off Josh Collmenter to make it a 9-3
Padres 2, Rockies 1: Stults Stops The Slide
Well, if you're going to break a ten game losing streak, you really should do it in style. And when I think style, I think complete game. Eric Stults thought so, too. Of course, he wasn't content just to dominate on the mound. He had to...
09/02 Padres Preview: Game 137 vs. San Francisco
After a tough road trip against some NL West opponents, the Padres will start off their homestand with another division rival. The Giants make the trip down the California coast for a three-game...