The bat flip has its proponents, but most pitchers overtly oppose the histrionic gesture, as we were reminded in the Padres-Giants game on Tuesday. With the Giants already leading 5-0 in the sixth, Giants catcher Hector Sanchez launched a Dale Thayer fastball into the right field bleachers for a grand slam. Sanchez, along with everyone else in Petco Park on Tuesday night, knew the...
The San Diego Padres currently sit in fourth place in the National League West with a disappointing 38-43 record and with back-to-back shutouts to the Mariners on Tuesday and Wednesday, the team is at one of its lowest point all season. The Padres embark on a ten-game road trip against the St. Louis Cardinals, Pittsburgh Pirates, and Texas Rangers. The Padres took the first game...
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The game between the San Diego Padres and Cincinnati Reds was postponed because of rain on Wednesday night and rescheduled as part of a doubleheader on Thursday. The first game will start at 12:35 p.m. followed by a makeup game at 6:10 p.m. It was the ninth postponement in Great American Ball Park's history since 2003 and the second this season. The Reds have had...
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