Padres' Carlos Quentin takes batting practice

The Sand Diego Padres moved to within a game of .500 last night with a 5-4 come from behind win over the Colorado Rockies. At 6-7, the Padres are three games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League West. Dale Thayer got his second win in relief and Huston Street recorded his fourth save. On the injury front, outfielder Carlos Quentin made a good first step in...
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Padres' Carlos Quentin a 'possibility' for DL, determined Sunday

San Diego Padres manager Bud Black spoke with reporters before Friday's game with the Cleveland Indians. In that conversation, as reported by's Corey Brock, Black said that outfielder Carlos Quentin has the "possibility" of beginning the regular season on the disabled list.By Dirk Hansen, via Wikimedai CommonsQuentin has a bone bruise in his left knee...
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Carlos Quentin could start the season on the disabled list

Padres manager Bud Black says outfielder Carlos Quentin could begin the season on the disabled list, Dennis Lin of U-T San Diego reports. Quentin had surgery to remove loose bodies from his right knee last September, but it is his other knee that is bothering him now. The outfielder recently said he has been suffering from soreness in his left knee. That Quentin is less than 100â€...
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Quentin says knees feel good heading into camp

Carlos Quentin made it to 82 games and 276 at-bats last season before his knees let him down again. A little more than five months removed from another surgery on his right knee, the San Diego Padres slugger says he's pain-free going into spring training. During a recent workout at Petco Park, Quentin said he's looking forward to a productive spring training as opposed...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Quentin to miss rest of season, needs another knee surgery

PHOENIX -- It probably was not the way Carlos Quentin planned to spend his birthday. Quentin announced Wednesday, his 31th birthday, that he will undergo another knee surgery next week and miss the rest of the season.Quentin, hitting .275 with 13 home runs and 44 RBI, will have a procedure to clean up loose cartilage in his right knee within a week, he said. It will the third procedure...
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August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Analyzing the Quentin Addition, Part II: The Extension

Yesterday we examined the trade for OF Carlos Quentin and whether or not the Friars received good value. After determining the trade was a good one for the Padres, it’s time to analyze the extension and try to project if the Padres will end up with surplus value for their investment. The simplest way to look at that question is through the prism of WAR and the calculated value...
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August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Grab A Snickers, Carlos Quentin

As we count down the last few days to non-waiver trade deadline, Carlos Quentin’s name has come up quite a bit as a desirable right-handed power bat amongst contenders, specifically Baltimore. However, each rumor has come with the caveat that Quentin has a no-trade clause and that Padres General Manager Josh Byrnes isn’t motivated to trade Quentin. Basically, Carlos Quentin isn’t...
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July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Quentin returns after 8-game ban for Greinke fight

Padres outfielder Carlos Quentin returned to San Diego's lineup Tuesday night and said he has spoken with Dodgers right-hander Zach Greinke following a scuffle that left the pitcher with a broken left collarbone and Quentin with an eight-game suspension. Quentin charged Greinke after he was hit by a pitch during a game April 11, leading to a bench-clearing brawl in San Diego...
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April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Quentin, Kemp seperated by police after game

San Diego Padres outfielder Carlos Quentin did not take too kindly to being hit by a pitch from Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke. Quentin charged the mound and after a benches clearing brawl the Dodger pitcher was left with a broken left collarbone. Things did not end there though. Los Angeles Times reporter Dylan Hernandez tweeted that after the face-to-face confrontation...
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Benches clear as Padres, Dodgers brawl

On Thursday night in San Diego the benches cleared for both the Padres and Dodgers. San Diego Outfielder Carlos Quentin charged the mound after he was hit by a pitch from Los Angeles pitcher Zack Greinke.
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April 12, 2013  |  1 Comment

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