Found May 11, 2012 on Friarhood:
Jorge Reyes picks up his first win and Alexei Amarista hits his first homer as the T-Pads roll past the Zephyrs. Adys Portillo allows only 1 hit in 7 innings to lead the Tincaps to victory.   Tucson Padres 1, Sacramento River Cats 7 Everth Cabrera-CF: 1-5, 2b, 2 runs scored Alexei Amarista-2B: 2-5, HR (1), 4 RBI, 2 runs scored James Darnell-LF: 2-5, 2b, 2 RBI, Run scored, K Matt Clark-1B: 2-5, HR (6), 2 RBI, 2 K’s Daniel Robertson-RF: 2-3, BB, RBI Jorge Reyes-SP: 7.0 IP, 6 hits, 4 BB, ER, 3 K’s Brad Boxberger-RP: 1.0 IP, 1 K   San Antonio Missions DNP   Lake Elsinore Storm 5, High Desert Mavericks 6 Rico Noel-CF: 3-5, Run scored, 3 RBI, Run scored Luis Domoromo-RF: 0-4, K Rymer Liriano-RF: 1-4, run scored, K Carlos Quentin-LF: 0-3, RBI, Run scored Chris Bisson-SS: 2-4, Run scored Tim Stauffer-SP: 7.0 IP, 3 hits, 5 K’s   Fort Wayne Tincaps 5, South Bend Silverhawks 2 Jace Peterson-SS: 0-4, Run scored Casey McElroy-DH: 1-4, RBI Kyung-Min Na-CF: 0-3, BB, RBI, Run scored, K Austin Hedg...

Padres Place Joe Wieland on 15-Day DL, Recall James Darnell

Press Release Provided by the San Diego Padres Media Department: SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The San Diego Padres today announced they have placed right-handed pitcher Joe Wieland on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to May 7) with a strained right elbow and recalled infielder/outfielder James Darnell from Triple-A Tucson.  Executive Vice President/General Manager Josh Byrnes made...

Padres Insider: You gotta throw & hit the ball

RHP Dale Thayer picked up his second save in as many nights Tuesday, raising his career total to three. Thayer has yet to allow a run in six appearances and gave up his first three hits as a Padre Tuesday night. One of those hits struck a runner. Thayer struck out Carlos Gonzalez with the tying runs on to end the game. RF Will Venable scored the Padres' first run after tripling...

Padres fan catches foul ball in beer, drinks it after (Video)

During last night's Padres/Rockies game, San Diego's Will Venable fouled off a pitch that reach the third base side of the stands at PetCo Park. The ball itself was caught by a Padres fan in his beer and he decided to savor the moment by drinking the beer with the ball in it: Your browser does not support iframes.

Friars Look Divine With Series Victory Over the Denver Nine.

The Padres won their second series of the season with timely hitting, led by rookie first baseman Yonder Alonso, taking the first two games from the Rockies in San Diego. Alonso went 5-10 with four RBIs and two walks, raising his average to .292. The series also saw the first win by starter Edinson Volquez as well as another win from the ageless Jeff Suppan. The Padres will get a...

Padres' Richard not pitching as expected

Left-handed starter Clayton Richard says he is healthy following shoulder surgery that ended his 2011 season after 18 starts. But Richard is struggling. He lost a fifth straight start Friday night in Philadelphia and some of his numbers are concerning. In 2010, Richard went 14-9 with a 3.75 ERA and allowed 16 homers -- or one every 12 2/3 innings. Last year, before his...

Daily Friar 5.10.12

The Padres couldn't complete the sweep yesterday against the Rockies. Yeah it was a game we should have won, but at least we took the series. The off day today gives the team time to travel to Philadelphia where they will take on the Phillies for 3 games. Then they go to Washington D.C to take on the Nationals for 2 before coming back home to start a homestand against both LA...

Come Back Swinging – On Mr. Padre’s Birthday, Give a Gift that Will Save Lives

Everyone has been touched by cancer.  If you're a Padres fan (which we all are!), we've been hit hard (pun not intended).  We've seen longtime Padres bullpen catcher Mark Merila, first base coach Dave Roberts, bullpen coach Darrel Akerfelds, AAA Tucson pitcher Josh Geer and of course pitcher on the '84 roster Dave Dravecky bravely battle cancer.  But perhaps what...

MLB: Domestic violence charge delays Padres plans to call up prospect

A domestic violence charge during spring training reportedly has kept the San Diego Padres from calling up top infield prospect Everth Cabrera. The shortstop was arrested in March, the team confirmed to UT-San Diego late Thursday night. He has a pre-trial hearing for May 17. Cabrera is hitting .325 this season with 14 stolen bases for Class AAA Tucson. If not for the charges...

Petco Park Led to Internal Scuffle

In a recent article on ESPN.comabout altering ballparks around baseball, Tim Keown reported that a scuffle broke last season out after comments made by Mike Adams.  Reliever Mike Adams, tired of hearing hitters complain about the field's considerable dimensions, lashed out in a postgame rant. According to multiple sources, Ryan Ludwick and Chase Headley were among the targets...

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Daily Farm Round-Up: 5-10-12

The Storm turn 5 double plays behind Mark Pope and the Lake Elsinore pitching staff for a 5-1 win. Jace Peterson goes down with a neck injury in the first inning of a Tincaps loss.   Tucson Padres 0, New Orleans Zephyrs 2 Everth Cabrera-3B: 1-4, K Alexei Amarista-2B: 2-4, Stolen base (3) Matt Clark-1B: 0-4, K Daniel Robertson-LF: 0-3, BB, K, Outfield assist Sawyer Carroll-RF: 1...

Josh Hamilton 14, San Diego Padres 12

If you have been idly wasting your time and preparing for the end of the world correlating with the Mayan calendar dated December 21, 2012, perhaps, you've missed the sizzling play of the Texas Rangers Josh Hamilton. Hamilton hit four home runs on May 8, 2012 against the Baltimore Orioles in an obvious sign of solidarity supporting the hypothesis the end is near based on the aforementioned...

Padres Come To Town

Pitching Matchups:Friday 7:05- Clayton Richard (4.89/1.37) vs. Vance Worley (2.84/1.34)Saturday 7:05- Joe Wieland (4.55/1.27) vs. Roy Halladay (3.28/1.07)Sunday 1:35- Edinson Volquez (2.98/1.23) vs. Cole Hamels (2.45/1.02)Friars Offense:Runs - 102 (29th)AVG - .220 (29th)OPS - .635 (28th)Their bats are lifeless, but I'm sure they're enough to overcome the Phils craptastic...

Gameday: Padres (11-21) at Phillies (14-18)

San Diego Padres (11-21) at Philadelphia Phillies (14-18) Clayton Richard (1-4, 4.89) vs. Vance Worley (2-2, 2.84)Time: 7:05 Citizens Bank Park TV: CSN Weather: Clear, 67 Media: Twitter and FacebookThe Phillies will have some new blood on the roster when they take the field tonight. The hope is that with these new guys will come some new vibes around the team, which is currently...

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Chad MacDonald is the vice-president and assistant general manager for the San Diego Padres and with it has one of the most important jobs in the organization.
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