The Padres had perhaps the splashiest off-season of any major league team, adding such stars as
Padres' broadcasts are the top-rated prime-time programming in the San Diego market for April, according to Fox, "beating both broadcast and ad-supported cable competition head-to-head."
The team itself is another matter. The Padres just fell into third place in the
The standings might not be a pressing concern in April, but this is: The Padres, playing in what might be the best pitchers' park in all the major leagues, have a pitching problem.
The Padres have scored the most runs of any team in the league, but they have given up the most runs of any team in the division, which is particularly problematic when your division includes the