Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 9/20/12
The Padres are just about done for the season. They are now officially eliminated from the division race, and are 8 games back in the Wild Card standings. So while the playoffs were a longshot at the beginning of the moth, they are pretty much out of reach now. If they had kept winning and taken the first two games in Arizona instead of losing them horribly then we might have still had a chance. As it stands now we have to make sure that people remain healthy and can produce for the team next season. It has been a remarkable run of late though in that we have 71 wins, just one less than the "experts" predicted us to win. Hopefully we can win today and reach that threshold. Here are your Padres links for today:Submit articles and follow me on twitter Follow @M_RennickPadres take early lead, but fall to D-backs - Padres.com"Instead, the Padres and Quentin were left to answer questions about the slugger's surgically-repaired right knee, which came into play in the D-backs' 6-2 victory...
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