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Yasmani Grandal to host Masq Madness Masquerade Ball

Yasmani Grandal of the San Diego Padres and ALTITUDE Sky Lounge at San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter to Host Masq Madness Masquerade Ball (SAN DIEGO) August 1, 2014 - ALTITTUDE Sky Lounge at the San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter, along with Yasmani Grandal, catcher for the San Diego Padres, will host Masq Madness, a glamourous black tie affair, on Saturday, August 30th beginning...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Power in Numbers

The Padres’ offense is bad. This much we know. Well, we know the the Padres offense is performing poorly. Some, perhaps most, of the Padres offense might also be bad. That statement is less concrete because baseball is complicated. When things don’t go the way we expect, we tend to look for answers. That’s life. What is also life, is accepting answers that may we may not completely...
Via Padres Public
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasmani Grandal (C / 1B, SD) – Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in NL-Only Leagues, Mixed Leagues with Two Catcher Spots ANALYSIS: After a promising rookie campaign in 2012 in which he belted eight home runs and posted a stellar .394 OBP over 192 at-bats, the once-highly-touted prospect Yasmani Grandal has struggled, not only at the plate, but to stay in baseball, as well. […]
Via RotoBaller
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Padres Injury Update: Yasmani Grandal avoids broken hand

The San Diego Padres took the second of a three game series against the Arizona Diaomndbacks on Tuesday by the score of 4-3. The win improved the Padres to 24-29, fourth in the National League West. Tommy Medica led the offense with three hits including a home run. Kevin Quackenbush got the win in relief and Huston Street picked up his 15th save of the season. On a down note...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Baby gets shaken around while dad scrambles for home run ball (video/GIF)

Your browser does not support iframes. It should go without saying that no souvenir baseball is worth possibly hurting one’s child, let alone a traumatic brain injury in an infant. But some folks will never learn, as evidenced by this guy diving into a battle for a ball hit for a three-run homer off the […] The post Baby gets shaken around while dad scrambles for home run ball...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres' Yasmani Grandal has ACL and MCL damage following collision at plate

After last night's collision at the plate with Anthony Rendon, the outlook is not good for San Diego Padres catcher Yasmani Grandal. Corey Brock of tweeted that Grandal has damage to both his anterior cruciate ligament and medial collateral ligament and was on crutches following the game. Yasmani Grandal on crutches. Damage to ACL and MCL. "Not good,"...
Via MLB Injury News
July 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Padres' catcher Yasmani Grandal sustains injury to right leg

This afternoon, Padres' catcher Yasmani Grandal injured his right leg on a force play at the plate against the Washington Nationals.  The injury forced Grandal to leave the game. As reported by Corey Brock of, "With the bases loaded, Ian Desmond grounded a ball at first baseman Jesus Guzman, who threw home to get Anthony Rendon, who was running down...
Via MLB Injury News
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Umpires blow two calls on the same play

Your browser does not support iframes. MLB umpires continue their trend of horrendous blown calls, but they may have topped themselves by blowing two calls on the same play during extra innings of Thursday night's game at Coors Field between the San Diego Padres and Colorado Rockies. It happened in the top of the 12th inning as the Padres had bases loaded and one out. Padres...
Via Holdout Sports
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Padres C Grandal eligible to be reinstated Tuesday

Padres catcher Yasmani Grandal is eligible to be reinstated Tuesday from a 50-game suspension for a positive testosterone test that called into question just how good his rookie numbers were. Beyond saying he made a ''mistake,'' Grandal has never told team officials why he took PEDs. Now they say Grandal will have to quiet any skepticism with his play. Grandal was...
Via Fox Sports
May 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Yasmani Grandal suspended 50 games

San Diego Padres catcher Yasmani Grandal was suspended for 50 games due to to a positive test for PEDs. Grandal reportedly had a high testosterone level, The suspension is for the same thing that both Melky Cabrera and Bartolo Colon were suspended for during the season. This is obviously not good news for the Padres. Grandal was acquired by the Padres last winter as the centerpiece...
Via The Outside Corner
November 07, 2012  |  1 Comment
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