Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 7/29/13
Crazy busy day today bat the ol’ J-O-B but I wanted to touch base with you all, albeit quickly. So long story short, here’s my five good things from the former” house of horrors” and now current ‘home sweet, home”, Chase Field.   5. Andrew Cashner Cashner got into a world of trouble again in the first inning of Saturday’s game loading the bases with only one out before inducing a spectacular 6-3 double play on a grounder to Everth Cabrera that he fielded, tagged second and made a great leaping throw over a hard sliding Eric Chavez. Cashner then settled into a great outing in which he had a final line of 6IP 4H 3R 3ER 5BB 5K 2HR. He took one deep himself in the sixth for his first of the year.   4. Yonder’s Big Day. Yonder Alonso had a big afternoon at the plate going 3-5 and tying his career RBI single game high of four. His biggest hit was a bases clearing double with two outs and two strikes to give the Padres a 5-1 lead en route to a 12-3 blowout, Saturday night.   3. Back to Bac...
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