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.
Chris Paddack's struggles continued in the biggest start of his career. Derek and Darnay recap a disappointing Game 1, and look ahead to a must-win with Zach Davies on the hill.
Longtime St. Louis sports anchor Frank Cusumano gives us a look at the Cardinals and the troubles they might create for the Padres in the National League Playoffs.
The Padres just so happen to be making their long-awaited return to the playoffs in the strangest of years. Mike Petriello gives his outlook on the club, and this season's unique postseason format.
It's a great time to be a Padres fan. Derek and Darnay discuss the team's return to the postseason, the arrival of opportunity, and hear what the club had to say after Sunday's historic win.
Longtime NBC LA Sports Anchor Fred Roggin weighs in on the Padres, their rivalry with the Dodgers, Tatis, and whether Los Angeles wants to run into the Friars in October.
Looks like Padres could take 2020 NL MVP and Rookie of the Year, but what other awards could be headed the club's way? Derek and Darnay take a look at other guys who are candidates for some major recognition.
Jake and Jordan from Cespedes Family BBQ and the Baseball BBQ podcast come on to discuss the best things about Tatis, the Padres' growing bandwagon, Twitter fame and MLB debuts.
Was this AJ Preller's magnum opus? Regardless, the GM's moves the last three days appear awfully impressive. Derek and Darnay discuss the key acquisitions, hear from the guys involved, and examine a team that appears poised to contend.
There was a powerful response to the shooting of Jacob Blake this week in sports. Longtime sportscaster Bruce Cooper joined Derek and Darnay to share his experience and perspective.
Unwritten rules are bad, and Fernando Tatis Jr. is good. That's the lesson out of the last week, right? And what a week it was. Longtime Associated Press Padres beat writer Bernie Wilson helps navigate an eventful few days.
The Padres have breathed life into their rivalry with the Dodgers. Derek and Darnay discuss the new mood around their matchups, and how the Padres have narrowed the gap between the teams.
Fernando Tatis Jr. has been one of the best players in baseball in 2020. How'd he improve on his rookie season, and what makes him such a beloved young talent? The guys discuss, and take a look ahead to this weeks series with the Dodgers.
Longtime Padres writer Bill Center joins the OnFriar Podcast. Among the topics are the playoffs, the Padres suddenly dangerous Big 3 starters, and why it's OK to compare Fernando Tatis Jr. to Rickey Henderson and Tony Gwynn ... with a little Bo Jackson thrown in for fun.
Derek and Darnay recap an Opening Week that had more highs than lows, discuss some promising trends and all too familiar struggles. And they explore the team's playoff potential in an unusual season.
Can you believe the season is actually here? 'Bout time. Derek and Darnay discuss the Padres Opening Day roster, lingering questions, potential lineups, and hear what Chris Paddack had to say about achieving a major goal to start the 2020 season.