Ultimately, baseball is a form of entertainment. Whether you decide to take yourself to a movie, a nice dinner or the ball yard determines, to a small degree, the viability of each. The Padres are trying to tip the scales; and the organization is turning over some new rocks in doing so.
Thursday night was Bloggers’ Night at Petco Park. The local baseball team treated a group of fans to an embarrassment of baseball riches. In all honesty, the magnitude of the festivities caught at least one of the bloggers off guard, I’m certain of it. In short, it was fantasy camp for wannabe baseball beat writers. A trip to the field for BP, conversations with Bud Black, Andrew Cashner, Jaff Decker, Bob Scanlan and Josh Byrnes to go along with a ballgame from Suite 35? Scratch about 10 things off my bucket list.
What did we do to deserve this?
It was hard not to ask one’s self that question… until that one’s self realized the question was not the point. The point is: the Pad...