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Will 2017 serve up anything close to the pleasant surprises of 2016?

With spring training about to go full bore this week I was thinking about where we were last year at this time and the shocking developments of 2016. 166 more words

Loons closer to a title, OKC Dodgers' hopes fade

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By Cary Osborne

One Dodger minor league partner is one win away from a league championship, while the other saw it season end Saturday night. 199 more words

Minor Leagues

Anderson thrives, Oklahoma City stays alive in PCL

We will take it! 3-2 OKC on a Will Venable single! ⬇️7️⃣#ITFDBOKC pic.twitter.com/6ETaAY9q1s

— OKC Dodgers (@okc_dodgers) September 17, 2016

By Jon Weisman

After Brett Anderson pitched five strong innings, Triple-A Oklahoma City scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh to rally…

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This Day In Padres History -- Aug. 2

Aug. 2, 1976 – Outfielder John Grubb goes 6-for-9 with two homers, 4 RBIs and four runs scored at the Padres sweep a doubleheader in Atlanta by 7-3 and 7-0 scores. 141 more words


This Day In Padres history -- July 14

July 14, 1970 – Outfielder Clarence “Cito” Gaston is the first Padre to appear in an All-Star Game. He goes 0-for-2 with a walk in the National League’s 5-4 win in Cincinnati. 245 more words

This Day In Padres History

Dodgers activate Hyun-Jin Ryu, call up Carlos Frias

Padres at Dodgers, 7:10 p.m.
Howie Kendrick, 2B
Corey Seager, SS
Justin Turner, 3B
Adrián González, 1B
Yasiel Puig, RF
Trayce Thompson, CF
Scott Van Slyke, LF… 219 more words


James Loney settling in with the NY Mets

The long time LAD ex -first baseman has shockingly filled the void of the Lucas Duda injury for the Mets.

James Loney was toiling in AAA for the Padres on May 27th when he was purchased by the NY Mets to replace Lucas Duda who had been placed on the DL.   126 more words