Originally written on Friarhood  |  Last updated 11/13/14
They say in the baseball business, you need a short memory. Whether you just walked a batter after getting squeezed on a called strike three or have just grounded into your second consecutive double-play, you need to clear your mind and focus on the task ahead. This holds true for a Padres fan, especially after a 1-9 road trip to end what is usually their most successful month. So I took advantage of the off day to clear my mind of all things Padres. This worked for most of the day until my twitter went crazy late last night with some exciting news that was confirmed this morning. The Yazman cometh.That’s right our switch-hitting, baserunner thowing-outer guy of the future is arriving today. At seasons beginning, it was looking that Yasmani Grandal wasn’t going to debut in a Padres uniform until 2013 or this September at the very earliest. But Nick Hundley’s paltry .169 batting average seems to be forcing Josh Byrnes hand in bringing up Yonder Alonso’s friend/fellow countryma...
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