Padres Special: Farewell, Mr. Padre

June 16, 2015

Tony Gwynn has passed away. Even as I type those words I do not believe them to be true. Even as I read the countless tributes by various sports writers, watch Keith Olberman’s tribute on television, and listen to people recant their fondest memories of Mr. Padre; I am in denial. It doesn’t seem possible for the world to be robbed of this giant among men, that we all must…


Padres Editorial: Soft Padres Need to Toughen Up

June 12, 2015

While I normally wouldn’t advocate throwing at players, there definitely comes a time a team must stand up for its self and I would say three different such moments came and went with little response during this week’s series in Atlanta. No matter how you slice it, there is no freaking way an opposing team should be permitted to take free shots at Derek Norris, Justin Upton and Matt Kemp…