Padres Series Preview: Padres Head to Coors Field to Battle Rockies One Last Time

September 16, 2016

The 2016 MLB season is winding down to the last few series of the year. The San Diego Padres will face the Colorado Rockies for the last time in 2016 this weekend. The three-game set will be played at the hitters sanctuary which is Coors Field. The Rockies and Padres have really provided great games throughout this 2016 campaign. We have seen shutouts, blowouts and a little bit of everything…


Padres Series Recap: Padres Sweep Giants Once Again

September 15, 2016

The long and winding MLB season is filled with many twist, turns and surprises. Well this 2016 season has been more unpredictable than ever especially for the San Diego Padres. The Padres would of course struggle severely against the San Francisco Giants in the beginning of the season. In fact they would end up losing the first nine games that they would play against them. Well the Giants and Padres…


Padres Series Preview: Padres Start Road Trip at AT&T Park

September 12, 2016

The San Diego Padres just wrapped up an exciting series against the Colorado Rockies at Petco Park which ended in a four-game split. The Padres would really have a nice showing in the series, especially in terms of pitching. Three out of the four Padres starting pitchers would have quality outings. In fact two of them (Clayton Richard/Christian Friedrich) would throw seven shutout innings each. The offense would also be…


Padres Series Preview: Padres Set to Battle Rockies at Petco Park

September 8, 2016

After a series of interesting games against the Red Sox, the Padres will now move on to face the Colorado Rockies. The Friars will play a four-game series against the Rockies here at Petco Park to cap off this home stand. Both of these teams are definitely struggling, the Rockies are just struggling a bit less however. In terms of head to head matchups between these two teams the Padres…


Padres Series Recap: Dodgers Take 2 of 3 From Padres in L.A.

September 4, 2016

The San Diego Padres lost two out of three games from the Los Angeles Dodgers this weekend. Overall this series would be average, nothing really spectacular, but some decent games mixed in there for your viewing pleasure. The pitching would really turn out to be the downfall for the Padres in this series. The offense would do fine except for the second game of the series. But the pitching would…


Padres Series Recap: Padres Get Swept by Braves

September 1, 2016

The 2016 San Diego Padres season has been one of many ups and downs. The Padres have fared well at times against top teams like the Giants, Cubs and Mets, but recently have been swept by teams like the Tampa Bay Rays and now the Atlanta Braves. This series against the Braves had to be one of the lowest points of the 2016 season so far. A team like the…


Padres Series Preview: Padres Head to Turner Field to Battle Braves

August 30, 2016

The San Diego Padres are coming off a great series in Miami. The Padres took two out of three games from the Miami Marlins. Pitching would definitely be the strong suit of the series as the Padres starters would only allow two earned runs in the three-game set. The Friars now head to Turner Field for three games against the Atlanta Braves. The series will take place from August 30-September…


Padres Series Preview: Padres/Marlins Set to Battle in South Beach

August 26, 2016

The excitement of the MLB season seems to be slipping away for many San Diego fans. The attention seems to have shifted to the San Diego Chargers. Well I know that there are still many die-hard Friar Faithful who are still interested in the team like I am. The San Diego Padres are coming off being swept by the Chicago Cubs and are now 18 games out of first, but…


Padres Series Recap: Cubs Sweep Padres At Petco Park

August 25, 2016

The San Diego Padres have just been swept by the Chicago Cubs. What does this mean? Is it time to panic? No. of course not. This is the result which was most likely in this series. The fact that the Padres were swept by the best team in baseball isn’t a bad thing. It’s just what was expected to happen and it ultimately did end up happening. Something that is…


Padres Series Preview: Cubs Face Friars at Petco Park in Three-Game Set

August 22, 2016

The San Diego Padres just won three out of four games from the Arizona Diamondbacks. The home stand will continue with a three game set against the Chicago Cubs on Monday. The Friars are obviously not playing their best at the moment. At least they are no longer in last place in the N.L. West though after that series against the Dbacks. The Padres will have a very tough task…


Padres Series Preview: Snakes Head to San Diego to Take on Padres

August 19, 2016

The San Diego Padres have just finished up a horrific series against the Tampa Bay Rays. The Padres would be outscored 25-3 throughout that series. We now head into a new chapter of this 2016 season. The Padres will start a four-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Petco Park. The Padres and Diamondbacks find themselves in very similar positions in this 2016 season. They are currently the bottom two…