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The Dominance of the Padres’ Bullpen

There haven’t been many positives to take away from the San Diego Padres this season. Holders of the worst record in the National League, the Padres are still in prime rebuild mode as they await the waves of incoming, young talent making its way to Petco Park in the near future. One thing the team and its fans should be excited about, however, is the emergence of a bullpen that…

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What Will the Padres Do with Their Three Underwhelming Second Basemen?

Between Jose Pirela, Cory Spangenberg, and Carlos Asuaje, the San Diego Padres have a group of second basemen who are playing under league average in many categories. With Luis Urias lurking in the weeds, this trio has limited time to prove their worth to Andy Green and the Padres. What will be the end result for these men?   This season, the Padres have trotted out a number of players…

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Down on the Farm: August 6: (Quantrill wins Triple-A Debut, Urias Homers)

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 3-2. Here is a recap of the day’s action: El Paso Chihuahuas (63-49) Win 10-3 Cal Quantrill had a strong Triple-A debut, while a five-run first inning propelled the Chihuahuas to a sixth straight victory and their ninth in the past ten games. Quantrill rebounded from many poor starts in Double-A San Antonio to pitch six innings of two-run ball while…

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Xolos Femenil 2018 Apertura: Club Tijuana Ladies Suffer First Loss Of Season

Xolos Femenil played its fourth game of the 2018 Apertura season this past Sunday, Aug. 6, against Lobos BUAP away from home. The game was played at the Estadio Universitario BUAP and it was a clash that the Club Tijuana ladies were expected to win. Lobos BUAP had a decent start to the new season, but just joined the league in this 2018 Apertura. Xolos Femenil had accumulated seven points…

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Bigotry in the Professional Sport of Baseball

Recently, Brewers’ reliever Josh Hader, Braves’ starting pitcher Sean Newcomb, and Nationals’ shortstop Trea Turner have been “outed” for racist and homophobic tweets. Perhaps even more distressing, Milwaukee fans actually gave Hader, who also included the KKK and White Power in his rants, a standing ovation. Former star player Reggie Jackson wrote that he was not surprised by Milwaukee fans’ ovations, “I felt a very strong vibe that I was…

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Can the Padres Lure Alexander Ramirez Away from the Angels?

15-year-old Alexander Ramirez is ineligible to sign a professional contract until his 16th birthday. There are reports that he has a deal in place with the Angels, but there are also indications that the Padres could be in play for the young player. Can the Padres lure Ramirez away from the Angels or is money too big a factor to overcome? Just because the San Diego Padres are currently being…

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Down on the Farm: August 5 (Mejia Records Three Hits & Weathers Pitches Well)

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 4-3. Here is a recap of the days games: El Paso Chihuahuas (63-49) Won 4-1 A low-scoring affair to the very end, El Paso won in a spectacular fashion with a two-out, three-run home run from Dusty Coleman in the bottom of the ninth inning to walk off as winners. Singles from Brett Nicholas and Auston Bousfield put runners on…

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Tijuana Xolos Liga MX 2018 AP Week 3 Recap: Border City Dogs Salvage Point With 10 Men

Tijuana, Mexico The Tijuana Xolos played their third game in the Liga MX 2018 Apertura on Sunday, Aug. 5, at the Estadio Caliente. The Aztec Canines hosted Leon in what was set to be a very intense match due to the history between the two teams that has created a bit of a rivalry. There were fans from both teams, which really made for a fantastic atmosphere at the Mictlan,…

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Tijuana Xolos Liga MX 2018 AP Week 3 Preview: Aztec Canines Host Archrivals at Estadio Caliente

Game: Tijuana Xolos vs Leon When: Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018 Where: Estadio Caliente, Tijuana, Mexico Time: 6:06 P.M. PST TV: FS1, Fox Sports San Diego, Fox Sports Arizona, Fox Sports Prime Ticket, Fox Deportes The Tijuana Xolos will play their third game in the Liga MX 2018 Apertura this Sunday, Aug. 5, at the Estadio Caliente when the border city side host archivals Leon. Most rivalries in soccer are based…

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