Found May 27, 2012 on
San Diego Padres
New York Mets
After their highest run outburst of the 2012 season, the Padres offense went in the tank, scoring only one run in the final three games. The loss was the Padres sixth in their first seven on this 10-game road trip. They will head to Chicago to face the floundering Cubs for a three-game series at Wrigley Field. Below is a recap of the Padres disappointing series against the Mets at Citi Field. Thursday May 24th, 2012 Padres 11, Mets 5 WP Eric Stults (1-0) 5IP 4H 1R 0ER 1BB 2K 0HR LP Jeremy Hefner (0-2) 3.2IP 9H 6R 6ER 0BB 3K 0HR After giving up a run early on a wet ball thrown into the outfield by Nick Hundley before a short rain delay, the Padres came out swinging, scoring 11 runs in the final seven innings en route to an 11-5 win. The Padres scored four runs on four doubles and a single, concluding with Jesus Guzman’s two-run double, to make it 4-1. Everth Cabrera singled and scored again in the fourth on Will Venable’s double down the right field line. Cabrera went 4-5, part of ...
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Press release provided by the San Diego Padres media department: SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The San Diego Padres today announced they have reinstated outfielder Carlos Quentin from the 15-day disabled list and have optioned outfielder Blake Tekotte to Triple-A Tucson. Executive Vice President/General Manager Josh Byrnes made the announcement. Quentin, 29, will...
Press release provided by the San Diego Padres media department: SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The San Diego Padres today announced they have claimed right-handed pitcher Neil Wagner off waivers from the Oakland A’s, have optioned him to Triple-A Tucson and have transferred infielder/outfielder James Darnell to the 60-day disabled list. Executive Vice President/General Manager Josh Byrnes...
After their highest run outburst of the 2012 season, the Padres offense went in the tank, scoring only one run in the final three games. The loss was the Padres sixth in their first seven on this 10-game road trip. They will head to Chicago to face the floundering Cubs for a three-game series at Wrigley Field. Below is a recap of the Padres disappointing series against the Mets at...
Outfielder Carlos Quentin has been activated from the 15-day disabled list by the San Diego Padres ahead of Monday's series opener against the Chicago Cubs.
Quentin, acquired from the Chicago White Sox in December, had arthroscopic surgery on his right knee in March.
He was slated to bat cleanup in his Padres' debut.
To open a roster spot, the Padres optioned outfielder...
Outfielder Carlos Quentin may make his debut with the San Diego Padres on Monday when the Padres open a series against at the Chicago Cubs, manager Bud Black said Sunday. "There's a chance you might see him in Chicago," Padres manager Bud Black said Sunday. "There's a chance you could see him in the field." The Padres acquired Quentin from the White...
Each club is supposed to be represented in the All-Star game and sometimes that can result in some dicey decisions having to be made. That likely will be the case when choosing the Padres representative. Here’s a quick look at whom I feel has the best chance to make it to this year’s All-Star contest. Alonso: With Prince Fielder and Albert Pujols currently toiling in the AL...
A clean sweep on the negative side as all four Padres’ farm teams went down last night with particularly tough days for the Storm and TinCaps. On the positive side Cody Decker hit his first home run in the Pacific Coast League and Yasmani Grandal continues to rake. Also Jaff Decker is getting closer in San Antonio but is still under .200.
Phil Mickelson has joined a group of investors who want to buy his hometown Major League Baseball team, San Diego Padres.
Mickelson said Monday afternoon he is involved with Kevin and Brian O'Malley, and their cousins Peter and Tom Seidler, as one of five groups trying to buy the team. John Moores said last month he is putting the team up for sale.
The four-time major champion...
The San Diego Padres no longer have to wait to see what Carlos Quentin can contribute. Quentin was activated from the 15-day disabled list before Monday’s game against the Chicago Cubs. The 29-year-old outfielder, acquired in the offseason, hadn’t played for the Padres since undergoing knee surgery in spring training. The San Diego native hit .254 with 24 home runs last season...
The Padres amaze me in how they play ball. They can go out and beat a phenom pitcher, but then can make a normal pitcher look like Cy Young. Now alright, Johan Santana isn't a normal pitcher. When he is healthy and is on his game he is great. However, the guy has been inconsistent for the past few years because of injuries. But yesterday he pitched a complete game shut out. This...
Pro golfer Phil Mickelson is interested in purchasing a piece of the San Diego Padres, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported Monday. Mickelson, the second all-time leading money winner on the pro tour, has joined four of the grandchildren of former Dodgers owner Walter O'Malley in a partnership to pursue the purchase of the team. Mickelson said he would put a lot of his own...
Happy Memorial Day to all the vets and active duty members out there. I hope you all have a wonderful day, and I hope that we alll take the time to remember the sacrifices that were made for us. The Padres offense is disgustingly horrible. It’s downright pathetic right now. I don’t know who you want to put the blame on, but something isn’t right. The team finished up the series...
A 12-game losing streak and a return to Wrigley Field brought the bosses out on Monday. Team president Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer met the media. They were on-message, saying they were as frustrated as the fans by the team's losing ways but that the Cubs' long-term plan for success remains intact. "It's got to be frustrating," Epstein said...
The Mets and Padres play game three today. In last night’s game the Mets had excellent pitching and timely hitting, thus putting Thursday’s game behind them. Today they will try to keep this going behind Johan Santana as he takes on Clayton Richard.
Johan Santana is 1-2 on the season with a 3.24 ERA over 9 starts and 50.0 innings of work. He has made 4 starts in the month of...
The Mets take on the Padres in the 3rd game of this 4 game memorial day series and came away a 6-1 win last night. First pitch today will be a 1:10 PM on PIX 11.
We’ve got a nice pitching matchup going today as the Padres will send Clayton Richard (2-5, 4.63 ERA) to face Johan Santana (1-2, 3.24 ERA). They key to todays game as it is with all games that Santana takes the hill...