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.
Who appears to be in the mix for the Padres job? Who do we like? And what developments elsewhere could impact the club's decision? The guys discuss and rank their top five candidates.
Will the firing of Jayce Tingler fix the Padres? Definitely not. The guys discuss some concerning signs in the aftermath of Wednesday's decision, before discussing some potential replacements.
It took longer than anticipated, but ultimately the end was result was what we expected: Jayce Tingler is no longer the manager of the Padres. But A.J. Preller explanation of the move opened himself up to more scrutiny.
Jayce Tingler has seemingly made the Padres' decision pretty obvious. Do you trust A.J. Preller to get the franchise back on track? Derek and Darnay share their concerns for the weeks and months ahead.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Is moving Fernando Tatis Jr. to the outfield a good idea or bad idea for the Padres? The OnFriar Podcast discusses the options and offers up a dramatic rule change that might make baseball more fun.
After a rollercoaster of a week Derek and Darnay check in with NBC Sports Bay Area's Jessica Kleinschmidt for her thoughts on where the Padres stand and their outlook for the critical months to come.
What just happened? The guys react to news of the Dodgers impending blockbuster, the Padres' trade for Scherzer that was and then wasn't, and where we go from here.
What do the Padres need, and who should they be willing to part with to get it? The guys discuss Padres' needs and assets as the Trade Deadline nears.
Three Up, Three Down first half edition. What went well over the last few months? Who or what is holding the club back from reaching their potential? Derek and Darnay discuss with an eye to the home stretch.