With NBC 7 San Diego's Darnay Tripp and Derek Togerson behind the mic, On Friar will cover all things San Diego Padres. Interviews, analysis, behind the scenes...the ups, downs, and everything in between.
The Padres Plummeted, What Does That Mean for Tingler and Preller?
With the postseason virtually out of sight the guys assess the futures of Jayce Tingler and A.J. Preller, and ponder the fatal flaws that were present months ago and ultimately spelled doom down the stretch.
Katie Woo on the Season's Biggest Series and the Winding Road to Game 163
Cardinals beat writer Katie Woo shares her insight on the Cardinals, their enormous series with the Padres, and a Wild Card race that could be destined for Game 163.
Padres Embark on a Massive (Season Defining?) Road Trip
It doesn't get much bigger than this. Ten road games that will factor heavily into the Padres' playoff hopes. Derek and Darnay discuss the challenges ahead, as well as Hosmer, everyday lineups, Tatis' shoulder and more.
Prospect Hugging With MadFriars, Getting Caught Up on Hassell, Gore and More
Prospects always come to mind in September. How are the Padres' big names doing and what are the chances we see them this month? The MadFriars guys give the lowdown on some players fans can't wait to see at Petco Park.
Staying Optimistic With Eno Sarris
Having slept off a late night gut punch loss to the Dodgers, Derek and Darnay get some words of encouragement from Eno Sarris of The Athletic. They discuss reasons for hope amid the team's slump (1:05). Eno shares his insight on why a loaded Padres lineup has struggled to produce (6:20), as well as the presence of Adam Frazier and Eric Hosmer after the deadline (14:24). Eno has concerns about the organization's pitching development (18:14). The guys chat about Larry Rothschild, coaching styles and the direction the Padres could go from here (22:40).
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White-Knuckling it into September, the Padres in Crisis and the Road Ahead
Very little is going right these days for the Padres. The guys discuss their mounting issues and how they impact the outlook on the weeks ahead.
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