Chris Denorfia hit a go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a 3-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.
Nick Hundley drew a leadoff walk in the seventh from rookie reliever Jake Dunning, who was called up earlier in the day from Triple-A Fresno. Ronnie Cedeno followed with a single to send Hundley to third and bring on reliever...
Erik Daniel Drost Many of my Buy or Sell posts have been about younger players. I think it’s time to give a couple of veterans some love. Chris Denorfia has earned more playing time in San Diego, while Michael Bourn and the Tribe are struggling in the month of August. Am I buying or selling? Chris Denorfia | SD It can be difficult to find good production from the waiver...
A Google image search for "Reds Chris Denorfia" turns up almost as little as a search for "Denorfia Reds jersey." This image via Crinkly Wrappers.The couple series the Reds have had against the Padres recently have had me thinking about Chris Denorfia. These days, Denorfia is a backup outfielder for the Padres, but he came up with the Reds, and I was always very...
I started this one Sunday night of Chris Denorfia flouting a homer earlier this season. But after last night’s heroics, I had the urge to finish it immediately. I call it “The Norf Off”. Created on my iPad with Procreate app. Used 6B and graphite shader brushes. It’s not my favorite Norf drawing but definitely the most relevant.
In a game of squandered opportunities Sean O'Sullivan and the Padres didn't waste as many openings as their visitors.
They also didn't create as many which should have proved enough for the Reds in a low-scoring affair.
Then in one swing that all went out the door.
Pinch-hitting in the bottom of the ninth Chris Denorfia launched a first-pitch 98-mph heater from Cincinnati...
If I had to make a list of players who were likely to turn a 98 mph fastball from Aroldis Chapman into a 423-foot, walk-off home run, Chris Denorfia would be like 347th on it. But that’s exactly what happened Monday night. Chapman stepped to the mound in the bottom of the ninth inning with his Cincinnati Reds leading the San Diego Padres 1-0. After walking Yonder Alonso, he leaned...
Chris Denorfia hit a two-run, pinch-hit homer off Aroldis Chapman in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the San Diego Padres a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.
Chapman (3-4) walked leadoff batter Yonder Alonso on a 3-2 pitch, then Denorfia drove a 98 mph first-pitch offering from Chapman over the center-field fence 423 feet away to deal the Reds their fourth...
Right fielder Chris Denorfia on Wednesday became the sixth San Diego Padre to get a contract extension this season. Liking the "niche" he has found with the Padres, Denorfia accepted a two-season extension that will pay him $2 million in 2013 and $2.25 million in 2014. The 32-year-old outfielder made $1.165 million this season. "It's a great day for me and...
Chris Denorfia and the San Diego Padres have agreed to a two-year contract that runs through the 2014 season.
The team announced the deal Wednesday.
The 32-year-old outfielder was batting .299 with six homers and 30 RBIs going into Wednesday night's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. He was 8 for 25 (.320) as a pinch-hitter.
General manager Josh Byrnes says Denorfia has...
Via AP on Fox
September 05, 2012
Dan Hayes of the North County Times tweets "#Padres agreed to a one-year deal with Chris Denorfia and will tender all other players."
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