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  • Fixing Padres’ Pitcher Jarred Cosart
  • A Way Too Early Look at Who the Padres Could Select with 3rd Pick in 2017 MLB Draft
  • The Sad State of San Diego Sports

Tijuana Xolos Week 5 Copa MX Preview: Rematch Against Correcaminos UAT, Away From Home

Game: Correcaminos UAT vs Tijuana Xolos When: Tuesday Feb. 21 Time: 7:00 P.M. PST Where: Estadio Marte Rodolfo Gomez Segura TV: ESPN Deportes The Copa Corona MX is dwindling down to its last few weeks of regular season play and moving on to the playoffs. The Xolos are in group one of the competition, with two second division sides in Correcaminos UAT and Sonora accompanying them. The Aztec Canines are…

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In-Depth Look at The 2017 World Baseball Classic

  The World Baseball Classic is a competition that is comparable to the World Cup for certain baseball fans. While the competition is not as appreciated in the US as it is in Japan, the WBC is one of the most viewed sporting events around the world. The beauty of the competition is that it has showcased how global the game of baseball really is. A perfect example of this…

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A Look at the Padres Non-Roster Spring Training Invites

  February might seriously be the most boring time of the year for a baseball fan. The Christmas holiday has just passed, football season is over, and baseball is on the verge of pitchers and catchers reporting. As boring as February can be, it is a sign that baseball is right around the corner. With pitchers and catchers reporting this week, it is only a matter of weeks before we…

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Tijuana Xolos Week 7 Recap: Xolos Lose 3-0 Lead In 25 Minutes, Tie 3-3 Against Pumas UNAM

Club Tijuana faced its toughest task of this Liga MX Clausura 2017. The Xolos played one of the ‘big four’, Pumas UNAM, away from home at the Estadio Olimpico Universitario. The match was predicted to be one of the best of this week seven of the competition, and it did not disappoint. The game ended in a hard-fought 3-3 encounter, which could have been worse for the Xolos. Miguel Herrera…

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USD Baseball: The Hidden Jewel on the Hill

The banners overlook the concourse behind the first-base dugout, watching over the beautiful grass of Fowler Park. On one, Brian Matusz, the 2008 National Pitcher of the Year, readies to deliver a fastball. On the other, Kris Bryant, the 2013 winner of the Golden Spikes Award (college baseball’s Heisman) and now one of the best three or four players on the planet, amps up for another home run hack. The…

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Spring Training Preview: Tyrell Jenkins & His Interesting Past

Last week, I wrote about Zach Lee, a former top-100 prospect whom the Padres claimed off waivers from the Mariners in December. The “Spring Training Preview” rolls on with a look at Tyrell Jenkins, another top 100 prospect who the Padres also claimed, on January 3, off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds. The 24-year-old right-hander was drafted 50th overall out of high school by the St. Louis Cardinals in the…

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Tijuana Xolos Week 7 Preview: Xolos Travel To Mexico City To Face Pumas UNAM

Game: Tijuana Xolos vs Pumas UNAM When: Sunday Feb. 19 Time: 10:00 A.M. PST Where: Estadio Olimpico Universitario TV: Univision Deportes The Tijuana Xolos will be featured in one of the best matchups in this week seven of the Liga MX Clausura 2017. The Xolos travel to Mexico City to play one of the ‘big four’ in Pumas UNAM at the Estadio Olimpico Universitario. Tijuana is currently in second place…

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Signing Jered Weaver Makes Sense for the Padres

  The San Diego Padres announced on Feb. 18 that they have agreed to a deal with pitcher Jered Weaver. The contract is for one-year and the former Angels’ pitcher will make $3 million dollars once he passes his physical. The deal is supposed to be announced on Monday.. “He’s always been a winner, his entire career,” general manager A.J. Preller told Padres.com, the team’s official website. “[He] has been…

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The Top Breakout Candidates for Padres in 2017

  The San Diego Padres will not be a successful team in 2017. Although they may not win a lot of games, the Padres are poised to be an exciting, young team to watch throughout the season. With a lot of young talent on the roster, the Padres have the potential to be an above-average offensive team. A lack of pitching will definitely hurt the team, but free agent signings…

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