3:22 PM EDT, Thu June 30, 2016
Gaslamp Ball Jun 2, 2016

Padres 14, Mariners 6: Seattle hates fun, doesn't let position players pitch

Robinson Cano probably has a mean slider. Yesterday, the Padres played so badly that owner and chairman Ron Fowler publicly berated them. Today, they destroyed the Mariners in an offensive outburst that kept them in the running for a Vedder Cup tie. Granted, San Diego put that performance up against spot starter James Paxton while Seattle drubbed high-priced starter James Shields. But a beatdown is a beatdown, and that's worth enjoying. Fans braced for another embarrassment in the top of the first, when Christian Friedrich gave up a three-run bomb to Robinson Cano before recording a single...

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