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Poor Dick Enberg…

So, my Vine of Dick Enberg’s “touch-em-all?” call on Chase Headley’s triple has gone national. Awful Announcing has posted it. Larry Brown Sports posted it. (Irony here is that Larry Brown blocked me on twitter… still no clue why.) That’s cool … Continue reading

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Padres Fan of the Game

Padres fan of the game. pic.twitter.com/NFHramgWh2 — Brady Phelps (@LobShots) July 6, 2014 Seriously, anybody know who this dude is? What a great look. -bp

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Are The Padres For Sale Again?

A real journalist would support this with a source and some substance… but me? Just a hunch.  I have a theory the Padres are for sale. This seems crazy because Fowler, the O’Malley’s and the Seidler’s have only owned the … Continue reading

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Tony Gwynn Converse…

That’s some serious love for Tony Gwynn…. Chuck Taylor-style. -bp [these shoes belong to Casey, who sent this photo me]

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Tim Lincecum, the Newest Owner of the San Diego Padres

  Tell ya what, yesterday morning, when I read Jonah Keri’s Grantland piece about how pathetic the Padres have been as an organization, I actually believed him when he suggested… “Hey, can’t get any worse, right?” A few hours later, … Continue reading

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The Tony Gwynn Experience

[editor's note: This is an entry from a friend of mine, Dallas McLaughlin. In addition to writing, he does stand-up comedy, and other neat things. Like many of you, he's got a powerful Tony Gwynn story to tell. It's not … Continue reading

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Alex Torres’ Giant Lid Landed Me on The Today Show

  Is Alex Torres the first to wear the protective lid in a game? #Padres cc: @PhilHecken pic.twitter.com/RijOVVSJJ5 (grab via @VocalMinoritySD) — Brady Phelps (@LobShots) June 22, 2014 So Alex Torres became the first ever player to rock this new … Continue reading

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The Josh Byrnes Era is Over…

The Padres fired their GM Josh Byrnes yesterday. The Padres are terrible. Something had to change. Byrnes took the fall. The U-T has a good write up on how/why it went down with quotes and all that fun stuff. Buddy … Continue reading

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Another Tony Gwynn Tribute…

It’s okay, honey. I… I was just talking to the cornfield… -bp [image via @nick_pants]

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Thank You, San Diego County

@LobShots The Tony Gwynn jersey went back up on the County building this afternoon. http://t.co/lhX8px3B1O pic.twitter.com/JPwiCcWLhM — SanDiegoCounty (@SanDiegoCounty) June 19, 2014 Not saying that San Diego County put this back up because I asked them to, but it’s pretty … Continue reading

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