World Series 2014 Open Thread: 10/22 Giants @ Royals (game 2)
Last night was rough. Just awful.
Today the Royals will face our old-friend-turned-Giant Jake Peavy. Peavy is looking to help himself to a second straight World Series title after winning it with the Red Sox in 2013. But the majority of the country (probably the world even, Idk) is still rooting for the Royals to see this magical season of their to the end and live ha...
Padres fall back into old patterns and blame the hitting coach.
The Padres have a tradition of cycling through hitting coaches.
Ben Oglivie, Duane Espy, Dave Magadan, Merv Rettenmund, Wally Joyner, Jim Levebvre, Randy Ready and now Phil Plantier. These are all the hitting coaches that have come and gone since Rettenmund initially left the
Padres fire hitting coach Phil Plantier
Padres beat writer Corey Brock announced this morning via Twitter that the team fired their hitting coach Phil Plantier but hinted that he may have end up with another role in the organization.
I hate to see anyone lose t...
Michael Barrett birthday card: Photoshop failure and home run history
When I ordered a bunch of Padres commons last month it was with days like this in mind. I mean, how am I supposed to do a birthday card post about Michael Barrett without a Michael Barrett card?
Barrett's brief stay in San Diego was captured on a few cards. The one ...
World Series 2014 Open Thread: 10/21 Giants @ Royals (game 1)
Tonight begins a World Series that can be summed up as good vs. evil.
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