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Sport and Society for Arete - The Cubs Quest
Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Central Flo...
Of course if I do happen to see the last game or two of the World Series involving the Cubs, then all bets are off. As to
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Drew Pomeranz's Journey To The Red Sox Was Well Worth The Wait
When the All-Star pitcher was dealt to Boston, it was the fourth time he was traded in six years.
Gay Choir 'Humiliated' During National Anthem At San Diego Padres Game
The wrong recording was played over the PA system.
The Rolling Stones: Zip Code Tour Opener in San Diego [PHOTOS]
Fine art and music photographer
Over Memorial Day weekend The Rolling Stones opened their Zip Code tour by delivering an extraordinarily energy packed set to a sold out crowd in Petco Park, San Diego, CA. Gary Clark, Jr. opened.
If I Was the Next GM of the Padres
The San Diego Padres fired General Manager Josh Brynes from his position on June 22, and therefore opened the search for quite possibly the least-coveted GM position in all of baseball. However, I'm going to pretend I just got the job.
Padres Reliever Makes History With New Protective Cap (VIDEO)
While one of the Padres announcers said he thinks the hat is too big, Torres, who insisted that it didn't feel very different
Snowless, Shaken and Stirred in SoCal
Author of FINDING BLUEFIELD, a novel.
I love road trips. They're full of possibility; they suspend time like a baseball game and exist just outside of reality. My bags were packed and I looked to the West.
Chris Robinson Home Run Sparks Surprise Padres Celebration (VIDEO)
After nine years in the minor leagues, San Diego Padres journeyman Chris Robinson finally recorded his first career major
Everth Cabrera Suspended: MLB Punishes Padres Star In Biogenesis Case
New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez was suspended through the 2014 seaspn. MLB commissioner Bud Selig released a statement
Will Venable Catch: Padres OF Makes Spectacular Grab Against Giants (VIDEO)
With a baserunner on second, San Francisco's Juan Perez teed off on pitcher Nick Vincent and launched one to deep center
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Fan Dives Into Bush For Jason Heyward's Home Run Ball (VIDEO)
We can't criticize the fan's passion, but the execution leaves much to be desired. Unfortunately, in his rush to make such
Umpires Blow Two Calls In One Play During Padres-Rockies (VIDEO)
Because the play at third should have been called safe and the play at first should have been ruled an out, Headley would
MLB Umpire Jordan Baker Caught Tossing Gum on Field
Johnny Manziel Throws First Pitch At Padres Game, Reenacts Touchdown vs. Alabama (VIDEO)
WATCH VIDEO ABOVE Video via George Whitfield Jr. It went much better than the last ceremonial first pitch he threw. Manziel
Marcell Ozuna Loses Fly Ball, Doesn't Realize Will Venable Hit Home Run During Marlins-Padres Game (VIDEO)
With just eight big league games under his belt, Marlins rookie Marcell Ozuna has been getting acquainted with the majors
Padres Anchorman Spoof: San Diego Bullpen Pitchers Try Ron Burgundy Impressions (VIDEO)
By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing The MLB Fan Cave was the site of another quirky attempt at laughs this week. The San Diego
Jeremy Guthrie On Yasmani Grandal Suspension: 'I'm Taking That HR Back Then'
Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie thought that his stats should be slightly altered after seeing Major League Baseball's
Padres Ball Girl's Foul Ball Catch Saves Braves Bullpen (VIDEO)
There are a handful of Major League ballparks with the bullpens located in foul territory instead of somewhere beyond the
Padres Fan Makes Barehanded Foul Ball Catch (VIDEO)
Out of all the foul ball opportunities fans have capitalized during this baseball season, Padres fans sure seem to have been
Melky Cabrera Catch: Giants Outfielder Gets Help From Fans After Amazing Grab (VIDEO)
We can only wonder what would happen if that was an opposing player. The Giants went on to win 7-1. San Diego left fielder
Thank You, Baseball
Author, "An Affair to Dismember"
Baseball has been another parent, teaching my son more than I can about good sportsmanship, grace under pressure, patience, and respect for others.
Connor Powers Trick Shot Video: Padres Prospect Goes Viral
Powers, a first base prospect for the San Diego Padres, posted his own clip to YouTube earlier this week and it has already
Cirque du Soleil Performer's First Pitch At Padres-Royals Game (VIDEO)
Scroll down to watch the video. John Wall could learn a thing or two from this guy. WATCH: A Cirque du Soleil performer threw
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