Madison Bumgarner Had A Rough Night

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

In case you haven't noticed, we tend to revel in the misfortunes of others around here. Tuesday night provided yet another opportunity to do just that. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner just didn't have it Tuesday night. The 21-year-old left-hander got absolutely blasted by the Minnesota Twins. Seriously, the ...

Jose Reyes To The San Francisco Giants?

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

As we've discussed before, one of the more intriguing stories of the 2011 season will be the future of New York Mets shortstop Jose Reyes. Reyes will be a free agent after this season and with the Mets in dire financial straits and far from contending for a championship, they ...

The San Francisco Giants Are Doing Just Great

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

So remember last October when the San Francisco Giants were busy winning a World Series championship? Well it's good that you do, because apparently they've forgotten all about it. Or at least, how to play like that. In the span of the season's first five contests, the Giants have dropped four, ...

Tale Of The Tape: Brian Wilson vs. Brian Wilson

Thursday, November 4th, 2010

Now that the World Series has ended and the San Francisco Giants have won, the team's increasingly nutty closer, Brian Wilson, is officially a World Series Champion. If you know anything about him, then you're aware that it's amazing that Wilson is able to function on a daily basis in ...

There’s No Doubt Bud Black Is The NL Manager Of The Year

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Bud Black did one of the most incredible jobs of managing in the history of Major League Baseball during the 2010 season. Back in March, sports books put the San Diego Padres' over-under for victories at 71. The Padres won their 72nd game on August 18. Black took a young, inexperienced ...

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 ...

Rookie Cory Luebke, Padres Sweep Dodgers

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

A night after their young stud starter Mat Latos had another dominant performance, the San Diego Padres sent another young hurler to the bump against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Cory Luebke made his second professional start Wednesday night and he was awesome. Luebke was stellar over six shutout innings, allowing just ...