On Friar, An NBC 7 Padres Podcast
Summary: 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.
With Opening Day fast approaching the guys set the table for Thursday's season debut, and address the impact of some recent roster news.
Rob Friedman of Pitching Ninja explains what makes Yu Darvish so special, and shares his thoughts on Lamet, Snell and the Padres' loaded rotation.
Padres pitcher Craig Stammen discusses the team's offseason, expectations and their rivalry with the Dodgers. He explains how much fun it was to hit again, how hard it is to evaluate yourself in the Spring, and much more.
Longtime Padres beat writer Bernie Wilson helps us manage our expectations for the 2021 season, and offers insight on the big-spending Padres and life on the deadline.
With Opening Day fast approaching the guys reflect on the last 12 months, discuss the possibility of fans at Petco, and evaluate some Cactus League trends.
It may be too soon to jump to any conclusions, but Padres reporter Bob Scanlan shared his thoughts after visiting Peoria and seeing the first week of Cactus League action.
We're more than a week into Spring Training, and after a few days in Peoria Darnay shares some thoughts and observations on the proceedings with Derek.
The Padres talk about the contract extension for Fernando Tatis Jr. and the hosts reveal one of the unappreciated, but extremely important, keys to a successful 2021 season.
Derek and Darnay discuss Fernando Tatis Jr.'s mega deal, and why it's great news for all involved.
With Spring Training less than a week away, MLB.com Padres beat reporter AJ Cassavell lends his expertise to the biggest storylines and questions facing the team as they arrive in Peoria.
How Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. was chosen as MLB The Show 21's cover athlete, from one of the people who made the decision and put the whole thing together.
Tatis will probably lead the team in homers, batting average, maybe even WHIP (wouldn't put it past him). The guys take a guess at which players will pace the Padres in major statistical categories in 2021.
The guys break down Joe Musgrove's homecoming and hear from the new Padres pitcher, before catching up with Greg Garcia who explains the struggles of free agency in 2021 and reflects on two seasons playing in his hometown.
The guys discuss the potential of a lucrative new deal for Fernando Tatis Jr., as well as rumors surrounding a veteran starting pitcher and potential additions to the 2021 roster.
The guys ring in Episode No. 100 by catching up with Padres President of Business Operations Erik Greupner and reliever Emilio Pagán.