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The Fox/MLB Statement for the Lack of a Tony Gwynn Tribute During the All-Star Game is a Complete Joke

I haven’t had the time to fully dig into the fact that Fox and MLB completely ignored Tony Gwynn during the All-Star Game. I went on a twitter tirade about it and felt that was enough. Here’s a sampling of … Continue reading

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The Padres first ever GM??

There are a lot of Padres fans who can name most of the teams past General Managers. Since there has been only 9 to date, that’s not exactly that hard of a feat. A member of the 3rd class of … Continue reading

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Paul McCartney is Coming to Petco Park… So is a New Twitter Handle

Interesting thing went down today in Padres land. They introduced a brand new @PetcoPark twitter handle and used it to announce and promote Paul McCartney coming to San Diego for a concert. I enjoy watching this stuff unfold. It started … Continue reading

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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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