Fernando Rodney is within an arrow's shot of one of the oldest records in Padres history. In 1975, Randy Jones opened the season with 26 straight innings without allowing an earned run. In picking up his 14th save Sunday in the Padres' 6-3 win over the Washington Nationals at Petco Park, Rodney stretched his streak of innings without an earned run to open the 2016 season to 25 1/3.
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Former Padres pitcher and Cy Young Award winner Randy Jones is rooting for San Diego closer Fernando Rodney to break his scoreless innings-streak record.
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Randy Jones won 22 games in 1976 en route to becoming the first of four Padres pitchers to claim the National League Cy Young Award. But the then 26-year-old left-hander actually won 23 games. On July 13, 1976, at Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia, Jones was the winning pitcher in the 47th All-Star Game.
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Cowboys Owner/General Manager Jerry Jones is a man of many words. As Cowboys fans we all understand how much Jerry likes to talk, but we’ve learned how to translate his words and understand what he’s really talking about. After the announcement came about the Cowboys extending Dez Bryant’s contract. Jerry Jones comments to Dez Bryant on the phone while Dez is sitting in Jerry’s...
*Back in 1988, Padres fan and local San Diegan Joe Furtado, started writing a book based on Padres history up to that point. 21 Chapters later he finished it and after a few failed attempts at getting it published, put it back on his shelf never to see the light of day…..that is until now. To read the other entries, click here. By Joe Furtado: As the clock ticked off the final...
I had the amazing opportunity to appear on the awesome new pre-game show, Padres Social Hour, last night along side the Godfather of RJ’s Fro, Randy Jones. I was there for the Taste of Petco Park food tour, which I’ll discuss in more detail tomorrow, and I was watching the show. Next thing I know Jesse Agler approached me and told me to come on down. I initially thought it was...
A year ago, the SD SABR chapter hosted a baseball-themed Garage Sale at the Hall of Champions. We had so much fun doing that that we decided to do it again. This Saturday, at Randy Jones’ Grill in Mission Valley, the Chapter will host its Second Annual Garage Sale. As with last year’s event, all monies raised will help support the Baseball Research Center. Come on down...
From the Fox Sports San Diego press release: Enberg, Grant, Leitner, and Jones Pay Tribute to the Life and Legacy of Jerry Coleman in a Half-Hour Memorial Show on FOX Sports San Diego SAN DIEGO – FOX Sports San Diego announced today that Remembering Jerry Coleman, a half-hour tribute show dedicated to the life and legacy of Jerry Coleman, will premiere tonight at 10:30 PM...
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