Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 6/19/12
Oh Padres, how you frustrate me so. When your pitcher can go into the seventh inning and strike out ten guys you expect to be in a position to win the game. This was the case last night, minus the winning part of it. Again the Padres' horrendous RISP numbers continue to build. 1-9 again last night, which is a .111 average just for the night. This trend needs to stop. This isn't a fence issue or a heavy air issue. This is an issue of making contact with the ball and hitting the gaps where the defense isn't. I personally don't care about the homerun. Give me a team full of doubles hitters and speedy guys and I'm happy. Don't move the fences in, let's move them back. Give more grass to cover. Here are your Padres links for today:Submit articles and follow me on twitter Follow @M_RennickPadres unable to back Marquis' 10-K effort - Padres.com"Despite their first double-digit strikeout performance from a starting pitcher this season, the Padres could not complement Jason Marquis' solid e...
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