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San Diego Padres: Jose Pirela And Eric Hosmer Are Doing It Right

Good things happen when you put the ball in play and not a lot of hitters do it better than Jose Pirela and Eric Hosmer. Watching San Diego Padres up-and-coming talent Franchy Cordero and Franmil Reyes obliterate baseballs into the stratosphere is fun to watch, occasionally. Simple base-hits are just as exciting, remember Hunter Renfroe‘s […] San Diego Padres: Jose Pirela And Eric Hosmer Are Doing It Right - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Padres notes: Pirela heating up, really up; Maki finds balance; Strahm finds zone

Jose Pirela is aware that he has yet to hit a home run this season. “It’s hard knowing when you have that many at-bats and you haven’t hit a home run,” Pirela said Sunday after yet another game with a bunch of hits that stayed in play. “I’ve tried to not let that affect me. I’m still going out...

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