Posted July 13, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Tyson Ross
TEAMS: San Diego Padres
With an embarrassing rotation in the Majors, Tyson Ross and Robbie Erlin are relegated to Triple-A to pick up victories. Extra innings are good news for Ft. Wayne, but don't work out as well for the rookie club. Eugene's offense has awakened with the arrival of Hunter Renfroe.

Padres Rumors: San Diego ready to sell

The San Diego Padres, who were recently considered contenders, have fallen off track and have lost 14 of their last 17 games. The slump now has changed their trade deadline plans considerably, according to a report. The Padres, once considered buyers, are now open for business as they will be sellers at the deadline, according to Danny Knobler of CBS. If they decide to sell...

San Diego Padres Woes Continue As Injuries Pile Up

This last week has been somewhat of a trial as a San Diego Padres fan. First, Tom Garfinkel resigned from his positions as CEO and President (take it as you will). Second, it was announced that Clayton Richard would be having season ending shoulder surgery. Add that the rest of the Padres injuries (Yonder Alonso, Jedd Gyorko, Cameron Maybin, and Yasmani Grandal), and you have a recipe...

Pedro Ciriaco Designated for Assignment by Padres As San Diego Makes Flurry of Moves

The Padres made a number of moves Friday, and one included a name very familiar to Red Sox fans. The Padres announced that infielder Pedro Ciriaco has been designated for assignment. Ciriaco, of course, was designated for assignment by Boston earlier this season and subsequently traded to San Diego. Ciriaco appeared in 23 games with the Padres after playing in 28 games with the Red...

Padres place Kyle Blanks on DL with Achilles tendinitis

San Diego Padres outfielder Kyle Blanks has been playing through a heel injury since the beginning of June. The Padres recently diagnosed his ailment as left Achilles tendinitis, and they’ve placed him on the 15-day disabled list to allow him time to hopefully make a full recovery, according to Corey Brock of While the injury bothered Blanks earlier last month...

Padres' announce Clayton Richard's season-ending surgery, recall Sean O'Sullivan

There is bad news for San Diego Padres pitcher Clayton Richard. His season is over after just 12 games.'s Corey Brock and Jamal Collier report that Richard will undergo season-ending surgery very close to his left shoulder next week; an exact day is not yet known. #Padres Clayton Richard to have season-ending surgery on his left shoulder. Not as bad as it could have...

Sez Bill (7/12)

Since no one else wants to do this, I guess I’ll keep going. This week Sez Bill talks roster moves, front office changes, and rants. Lots and lots of rants. All the quotes are in their original form. Nothing has been corrected, added, or otherwise modified (despite the Chrome browser telling me to correct ALL the spelling errors). My commentary is in italics. Enjoy! Well, maybe...

The Padres Try To Pull Off The Hidden Ball Trick. Fail Miserably.

You have to give the Padres an ‘A’ for effort on Friday night as they tried to pull off the hidden ball trick. Check out the Padres’ Everth Cabrera and Sean O’Sullivan attempt the hidden-ball trick on the Giants’ Pablo Sandoval, but in true Padres fashion it didn’t work. Sean O’Sullivan had to move, didn’t he? Good game, good effort. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Padres Designate Pedro Ciriaco For Assignment

Pedro This Year At FenwayPedro Ciriaco's career is brown sackcloth laundry was not too lengthy. Today, the San Diego Padres designated Ciriaco for assignment. In 23 games with the Padres, he hit just .238 with a HR and four RBIs. In his tenure with the Red Sox (over parts of two seasons), he hit a combined .281 with three HRs and 23 RBIs. He also had 18 stolen bases in Carmine...

While You Were Drinking: Game 93 (SD vs SF)

Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after a night in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking. The Padres dropped Game 1 of their four game set against the NoCal CarpetBaggers by a 4-2 score. San Diego got 2 runs in the first and two hits the rest of the way.  Jason Marquis worked an effective first five innings, struck out Buster...

Fantasy Stock Report: Quentin, Cespedes

Keith Allison The fantasy stock report is a weekly article that will provide insight on particular hitters or pitchers whose stock is either rising or falling based on recent performances. This week we will take a look at two outfielders: Carlos Quentin and Yoenis Cespedes. BULLISH: Carlos QuentinCarlos Quentin is currently batting .278 with 11 home runs, 34 runs, and 32 RBI...

Padres botch hidden-ball trick

The first part of summer hasn't been kind to the San Diego Padres. They recently suffered a 10-game losing streak from June 29 to July 8 and have fallen into last place in the NL West with a 41-53 record entering play on Saturday -- they were 38-36 after a win over the Dodgers on June 21. Your browser does not support iframes. In Friday night's 10-1 loss at San Francisco...

Padres Channel ‘Rookie of the Year,’ Attempt Hidden-Ball Trick to Pick Off Pablo Sandoval at Second Base (Video)

Everth Cabrera must have seen a recent cable showing of Rookie of the Year. That’s the only way to explain why he attempted the hidden-ball trick on Pablo Sandoval in the fifth inning of the Padres-Giants game on Friday night. The move didn’t work for a couple different reasons. Sandoval had called time out and pitcher Sean O’Sullivan had wandered back onto the mound, which...

While You Were Drinking: Game 95 (SD vs SF)

Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after a night in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking. San Diego Padres. San Francisco Giants. Tim Lincecum. No-hitter. 9-0. Did I miss anything else? F**k it. I’m going to keep drinking. The Padres play their last game before the All-Star break today at 1:10pm PDT. Eric Stults starts against...

Padres 10, Giants 1

Carlos Quentin hit one of San Diego's four home runs and drove in three runs as the Padres routed Barry Zito and the San Francisco Giants 10-1 on Sunday, a day after being no-hit by Tim Lincecum. Nick Hundley had a homer among his three hits and Chris Denorfia and Will Venable also went deep as the Padres avoided a four-game sweep by the defending World Series champions heading...

Don & Jerry Shoot a NESN Commercial

BEHIND THE SCENES: On the last day of the homestand against the San Diego Padres before heading West for the Angels-Mariners-A’s series, Don & Jerry took time out to record a special West Coast Road Trip Sweepstakes commercial. The NESN Red Sox broadcast duo were having a lot of fun ad libbing the script and being themselves, and they had our crew in stitches in this 60-second...
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