Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 3/26/13
There is a bunch of good news coming from the Padres today. Not only did they win the game yesterday on the back of a stellar pitching performance from Jason Marquis, but two guys are entering the lineup today that were questionable for Opening Day. Speaking of Opening Day, we are now less than a week from first pitch! Camp breaks on Thursday then it’s off to New York via San Antonio. I don’t know about you all, but I am pretty excited for the season to start. Going back to the two guys, as you will see in the very last link below (the lineup for today’s game), Carlos Quentin and Logan Forsythe are in the starting lineup. This is great news as Quentin has been nursing his knee that he had operated on (again) over the offseason. Forsythe was dealing with a planters fasciitis issue. He now says that it doesn’t bother him too much, only when he sprints. So we’ll see how his foot holds up. I know people that have had that problem in the past and it can be very painful to deal with and to overcome.
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