Originally written on Friarhood  |  Last updated 11/9/14
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The Padres need just one win out of the next three games with their “natural rivals” to secure la Copa de Vedder, the most coveted piece of hardware known to those who’ve ever taken the diamond in America’s finest city. Friday begins the epic three-game conclusion to the 2012 Vedder Cup, with first pitch scheduled for 7:05pm Friday night at PetcoPark in San Diego. After losing 5-1 to the hated Seattle Mariners in 2011, the Friars can secure the ultimate victory by just avoiding a sweep. Hopefully the can because suddenly… Clayton Richard puts the awesome in awesomesauce.That’s right our buddy “Handsome Clay” has been playing as well as his million dollar smile. He’s on a two game bender of winning, and against the AL on the road at that. He gives the Padres their best chance of winning tonight; especially he doesn’t have to face King Felix. But even in the safe haven of Petco National Park, this might be difficult because…. The Mariners are the most bestest hitting team in b...
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