Found April 11, 2012 on
Padres Fall Short in Extra Innings 4-2
WP: Craig Breslow (1-0)
LP: Micah Owings (0-1)Save: JJ Putz (3)Homeruns - ARI: Chris Young (2)
7IP, 5H, 2ER, 8K, 3BB - Volquez got off to a rocky start and can thank Petco for helping him out along the way. It wasn't pretty, but Volquez was able to put together a solid outing and give the Padres a chance to win.
Street, Gregerson, Thatcher
In relief of Volquez they threw two perfect innings while striking out two.
Eleven more strikeouts today. With 47 punch outs, the Padres currently have the second most in the NL. You can't blame Petco for suppressing offense if the team can't put the ball in play.
A leadoff triple that leads to a run in the seventh, follow by the failure to get down a bunt to advance Hundley to second in the ninth.
0-5 RBI 3K
Note: We are be giving away a pair of...
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Ownership stability remains an elusive concept for the San Diego Padres as Ben Nicholson-Smith of MLB Trade Rumors reports that John Moores intends to put the Padres up for sale...again. The ownership turmoil began when previous applicant to control the Padres, Jeff Moorad, withdrew his application to control the Padres because he couldn't curry the acceptance of the other...
Padres pitcher Dustin Moseley's right shoulder has ''extensive damage,'' according to San Diego manager Bud Black.
Moseley was placed on the 15-day disabled list on April 8 with a strained right shoulder, a day after allowing five runs against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Black said the damage was found by an MRI.
The right-hander had season-ending surgery on his...
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The Padres are venturing into the unfamiliar territory here today. They have the chance to potentially win a series tonight, and against the defending NL West champs, nonetheless.Anthony Bass will take the hill for Tim Stauffer for his first start of the season. Bass (0-1, 2.25 ERA) took the loss last Saturday in extra innings against the Dodgers. The Diamondbacks will roll out ace...
If you are into obscure coincidences in the world of sports, check out the sentence you can make with the first five first names of the San Diego Padres batting order tonight.
Cameron Will Chase Jesus Yonder.
Thanks to @rezvani7 on twitter.
San Diego Padres batting order 4/10/12 against the Arizona Diamondbacks:
PADRES PRESS RELEASE
San Diego Padres Chairman John Moores announced today that the ownership group will move forward to sell the club. Steve Greenberg of Allen & Company and John Moag of Moag & Company have been retained to advise on the sale of the team and to work with prospective buyers. They have advised the club that the process could take a number of months....
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Chris Denorfia hit a two-run homer with one out in the eighth inning Wednesday that carried the San Diego Padres to a 2-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks, who had been the last unbeaten team in the major leagues.
Denorfia's clutch shot to straightaway center field -- his first of the season -- came on a 2-1 pitch from David Hernandez (0-1). Cameron Maybin...
The Padres won for the second time this season yesteday. The pitching was stellar, but the offense (as usual) was not. As a team they are batting under .200. The only bright spot in the offense was Chris Denorfia's homerun in the bottom of the 8th to give the Padres the lead, and ultimately the win. Holding the Dbacks to 1 run is no easy feet, even in Petco, so kudos to the pitching...
The Arizona Diamondbacks are 4-0 for the first time their 14-year history. With Joe Saunders on the mound against the San Diego Padres, they have a good chance of improving that mark.
Saunders looks to build off last season's success against the Padres when the teams continue their three-game set Wednesday night at Petco Park.
Arizona is off to the best start in franchise history...
Jeff Moorad will not be owning the San Diego Padres. John Moores who has been working to sell the club, will have to hold on a bit longer and has put the club back up for sale. This time, given the marke,t he likely will not be holding onto the keys as long as he did with Moorad.
Moores, the Padres Chairman, made the announcement yesterday, that the current ownership group...
These baseball grounds keepers are multi-talented.
Check out the dance routine this San Diego Padres minor league team’s ground crew performs mid-inning while taking care of the field. The self-proclaimed “Bad Apple Dancers” perform their routine for adoring fans at the class A Fort Wayne Tincaps games. While this dancing may be entertaining, I question how effectively these...
Featuring Prospect of the Day Austin Hedges, who went 2-4 with a double and a grand slam. Meanwhile, Joe Wieland’s call-up costs the T-Pads, and the Missions trounce the Naturals.Tucson Padres 6, Sacramento River Cats 18Blake Tekotte-CF: 3-4, 2b, 3b, RBI, 2 runs scored, KJames Darnell-3B: 2-4, 2b, KVince Belnome-DH: 2-4, Run scoredSawyer Carroll-RF: 1-4, HR (1), 2 RBIJoe Wieland...
Oh the woes of being a Padres fan. Just when you think the team is still in a game and can do something with their offense they throw it away. The pitching was there last night, the offense wasn't. One of the links below has the numbers on how well this team is hitting right now. Spolier alert: It's not good. They are being patient at the plate adding even more walks last...
Chris Denorfia hit a two-run homer with one out in the eighth inning Wednesday that carried the San Diego Padres to a 2-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks, who had been the last unbeaten team in the major leagues.
Denorfia's clutch shot to straightaway center field - his first of the season - came on a 2-1 pitch from David Hernandez (0-1). Cameron Maybin was aboard on a walk...
Padres had the day off yesterday and will start a three game series with the Diamondbacks tonight. A full preview of the series can be found below. Both teams are coming off momentum though, so it will be fun to watch who can pull out the "W" at the end of the night. I hope that all of you are also sending in your pictures to be entered in our newest Friarhood contest....