Arizona Diamondbacks Clinch National League West

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

The Arizona Diamondbacks did the improbable Friday night and clinched the National League West, thanks to a 3-1 win over the San Francisco Giants. The win completed a worst-to-first turnaround, as they improved their record to 91-66 and extended their lead in the division to seven games. Manager Kirk Gibson's team ...

Miguel Tejada Propels San Diego Padres Back To First Place

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

It appears the National League West race could go down to the final day of the 2010 season. If last night was any indication, we could be in for a whale of a finish. The San Diego Padres snatched back first place in the NL West last night with a 3-1 ...

Clayton Richard Tosses First Career Shutout

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

When the San Diego Padres traded ace righty Jake Peavy to the Chicago White Sox, everyone agreed they got some nice pieces in return. Little did they know they'd get a guy who would actually have a better season than Peavy just one year later. Clayton Richard has been excellent for ...

Mat Latos Is Almost Perfect (Again)

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

San Diego Padres starting pitcher Mat Latos has now come annoyingly close to throwing a perfect game in back to back games. The 22-year-old right hander threw a one-hit shutout against the San Francisco Giants Thursday, while facing just 28 hitters. Latos retired the first fifteen batters he faced on the ...

Why Are The San Diego Padres Doing This To Me?

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

The San Diego Padres, predicted by almost every scouting service to be one of the worst teams in baseball this season, currently sit atop the National League West with a 16-9 record. The Friars are just two games behind Tampa Bay for the best record in baseball, have won 13 ...