Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 6/3/12
The offensive explosion we saw on Friday night couldn't repeat itself yesterday. Instead we had a pitcher's duel most of the game, and it really was a close game. Also the Padres made things a little interesting in the 9th, but it ulitmately ended on a caught line drive off Jesus Guzman's bat. It's Sunday now and that means time for the rubber match. It feels like every Sunday I am saying we are playing the rubber match, or playing to salvage the series. So here I am saying it again. Hopefully Eric Stults can give a good performance. Here are your Padres links for today:Submit articles and follow me on twitter Follow @M_RennickVolquez's quality start not enough - Padres.com"And, truth be told, it probably wasn't relief pitcher Joe Thatcher's balk with a runner on third in a tied game, which allowed the D-backs to take the lead for good, that made the biggest difference in a 4-2 win over the Padres before a crowd of 36,559 at Petco Park."Infielder Forsythe joining Padres on Sunday -...
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