Originally written on Friarhood  |  Last updated 9/21/12
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What a way to finish off the series against the D-Backs. After the two deflating defeats the previous nights, the Padres really needed a strong finish to get back to their winning ways. Yesterday’s game was just the spark they needed, especially for the bullpen. Bases loaded with nobody out usually will spell at least one run for any team. However, the Padre were able to squash any hopes that the D-Backs had of scoring in the bottom of the 9th to preserve the 6-5 win. It did take 5 pitchers to do it, but the job was done, and it was done rather well if I might add. It’s a strong finish to a series that didn’t start out too well, and here is hoping that the wins keep rolling as the season wraps up. Here are your Padres links for today:Submit articles and follow me on twitter Follow @M_RennickPadres hold on in ninth to preserve win over D-backs - Padres.com"But it was altogether necessary for Black, who called upon five different pitchers to cover the final three outs of the Padres'...
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