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Padres-Reds game postponed due to rain

CINCINNATI (AP) -- The game between the San Diego Padres and Cincinnati Reds was postponed because of rain on Wednesday night and rescheduled as part of a doubleheader on Thursday. The first game will start at 12:35 p.m. followed by a makeup game at 6:10 p.m. It was the ninth postponement in Great American Ball Park's history since 2003 and the second this season. The Reds have...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Biogenesis and the Padres

I have not paid very close attention to the whole Biogenesis PED scandal that has engulfed baseball over the last year. Part of this is because I can’t pronounce the word. Whereas one would say,“bīōˈjenəsis” I tend to read the name as, “bīō – JEN – ee – sis” and that’s just frustrating and, quite frankly, bewildering. I mean it’s verbalized inside my head...
Via Padres Public
June 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Bottom of the Ninth: Livin’ on a Thayer

Dale used to work down on the docks. Unions was on strike, he was down on his luck. It’s tough. The Padres closer goes on the DL. Dale gets a job, converts every chance he gets for saves. For saaaves. What is that — are those not the lyrics? Irregardless! Fresh off heaps of praise from myself for his amazing 2012 campaign to date, Friar’s closer Huston Street suffered a strained...
Via Razzball
August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

FanGraphs Audio: Fantasy Friday with Eno Sarris

Episode 187 Eno Sarris, editor of RotoGraphs, is the guest for this Fantasy Friday edition of FanGraphs Audio. Discussed: the new parent’s fantasy survival guide; a Dale Thayer Status Update (?!?); and the St. Louis Cardinals first-base situation. Don’t hesitate to direct pod-related correspondence to @cistulli on Twitter. You can subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or other...
Via Fangraphs
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Padres Insider: You gotta throw & hit the ball

RHP Dale Thayer picked up his second save in as many nights Tuesday, raising his career total to three. Thayer has yet to allow a run in six appearances and gave up his first three hits as a Padre Tuesday night. One of those hits struck a runner. Thayer struck out Carlos Gonzalez with the tying runs on to end the game. RF Will Venable scored the Padres' first run after tripling...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
May 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Replaces Owings On Padres Roster

Hot News for P Dale Thayer
April 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Padres Notes: Position Battles Heat Up

A few Padres notes from Saturday afternoon.  RHP Dale Thayer and C Brad Davis were reassigned to minor league camp.  The Padres now have 35 players in big league camp.  Which means they need to trim 10 more players off the roster.  Corey Brock tweeted that Bud Black will announce the rotation Sunday morning.  Kyle Blanks has hit the ground running since returning to the field...
Via Friarhood
March 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Dale Thayer signs with Padres on minor league deal

#bbpBox_144179500337463297 a { text-decoration:none; color:#0084B4; }#bbpBox_144179500337463297 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }Right-hander Dale Thayer signs with #Padres on minor league deal.49 minutes ago via EchofonReplyRetweetFavorite@AdamRubinESPNAdam Rubin If you don’t remember Thayer, he is the guy with the mustache. Yup… Now you know exactly what I’m talking...
Via MetsOnline
December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Tweet: Mets pitcher Dale Thayer has elected free agency

RHP Dale Thayer pitched in nine games for the Mets this season. He was 0-3 with a 3.48 ERA in 10 1/3 innings pitched. He walked none and struck out five. For Triple-A Buffalo, Thayer went 4-3 with a 2.66 ERA, saving 21 games, striking out 66 hitters, and walking 15 in 71 innings and 54 games. Although his numbers were pretty good this season. During his time with the big league...
Via MetsOnline
October 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Dale Thayer elects free agency

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Dale Thayer, who was removed from the 40-man roster last week, has elected to become a free agent. Thayer, who will be 31 in December, went 0-3 with a 3.48 ERA in 11 appearances for the Mets this season. In 54 relief appearances for Triple-A Buffalo, Thayer went 4-3 with a 2.66 ERA, walking 15 batters and allowing 54 hits while striking out...
Via Matthew Cerrone's Mets Blog
October 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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