Following a successful 3-game sweep of Colorado at home, the Friars embark on a 9-game, 10-day road trip to San Francisco, Arizona, and Seattle before returning home next week. 251 more words
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The Padres are playing their 23rd game Wednesday afternoon against the Houston Astros at Petco Park.
The Padres will lead the Major Leagues in games played going into Thursday’s second day off of the season. 323 more words
Bud Black started Monday’s pre-game media conference by making mention of a tradition he has – that apparently ended Sunday.
“Hit a home run and start the next day,” was Black’s tradition. 455 more words
The Giants opened up 2009 by taking two-of-three from the Milwaukee Brewers, then they went on to San Diego only to be swept by the Padres due to a lack of offense, and the Giants opened up 2015 by taking two-of-three in Arizona against the Diamondbacks, then they went on to San Diego only to lose three-of-four to the Padres due to a lack of offense. 161 more words
On Saturday, the Giants-Padres pitching matchup was World Series hero Madison Bumgarner against Padres’ ace James Shields.
Pairings like that don’t come along all the time. 397 more words