Tony Gwynn says he's doing good despite cancer treatment
The Union-Tribune's Kirk Kenney talked to Tony Gwynn about his recent departure from his SDSU baseball team and his indefinite return due to continued cancer treatment.
04/22 Padres Preview: Game 21 @ Brewers
Padres won't be sweeping in Milwaukee this time around after losing the opener last night, but a series win is still in play. They'll try to keep it in play tonight as
Padres all-time Earth Day team
Every Christmas or 4/20, someone invariably constructs a team of guys with names like Steve Christmas and Juan Bong, so since it's Earth Day I thought "What the heck? My little garbagebrain can't think of anything better to write about" and put together the Padres' all-time Earth Day team.
C- Pete LaForest 1B- Mike Ivie 2B- Craig Stansberry SS- Kha...
Padres are 9-11 after 20 games
Last year after 20 games the Padres were tied for the worst start in franchise history with a record of 5-15. This year they have 4 more wins and sit at a 9-11 record. It's not a great start but only mildly embarrassing, like when the tag is hanging o...
Padres lose to Brewers 4-3 to begin 10 game road trip
The Friars go down in defeat by the same score as the previous game.
One down and nine to go. The Padres began their 10 game road trip with a loss versus the Milwaukee Brewers. Andrew Cashner ca...
Padres sign Billy Buckner to minor league deal
Per Corey Brock, the Padres have signed pitcher Billy Buckner to a minor league deal.
04/21 Padres Preview: Game 20 @ Brewers
Padres begin a three-game series this afternoon against the team with the best record in baseball.
Coming off a successful homestand, our Padres hit the road for ten more games to close out the month of April. The Padres didn't lose any of the three series they played at home over t...
Padres pitchers stingy with runs in first 19 games
Here's another interesting tweet, this one from Geoff Young of Ducksnorts.
#Padres runs allowed through 19 G: 2012, 81; 2013, 93; 2014, 60. Only once has team allowed fewer than this year: 1985 (5...
Runs in April at Petco Park at a shortage for the Padres
I saw this tweet from Craig Elsten the other day about the Padres poor run production in April during the Petco Park era.
The #Padres have sucked at scoring runs in April since...
Anthony Carter signs with Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters
There are conflicting reports of the ins-and-outs of it, but what is known is that left-handed reliever Anthony Carter is now a member of the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters of Nippon Professional Baseball, Japan's highest level of play. I first saw the news via a tweet by Corey Brock, which stated ...