Join the Congregation!|Sunday, March 7, 2021
You are here: Home » Archives by: Richard Dorsha


April Hitter/pitcher of the Month

May 1st, 2013 (0)
Hitter of the month: 1B – Yonder Alonso April totals:  292/355/448 – 3 HR, 16 RBI, 10 R Close call between the lefty, the catcher and the “Norf” but Alonso takes the title by leading the team in both ...

Friarhood Staff Predicts 2013 Season

April 4th, 2013 (1)
Predictions are fun, and little else.  They are certainly not informational, so no running to the casino, but here’s how the Friarhood writers see the 2013 season shaking out: Friarhood staff Steve Adler Brandon Cline Richard Dorsha NL West ...

Top five third basemen in Padres History

March 1st, 2013 (2)
The hot corner has been a very diverse mix for the Friars.  From the incredibly good to whatever adjective you want to use for the opposite of good.  We continue to look at the top 5 players in Padres ...

Fanfest 2013 Recap

February 10th, 2013 (2)
Fanfest is unique.  It is not Spring Training; it is not team photo day.  The once-a-year event is special.  Fanfest is, at the risk of oversimplifying, personal. The 2013 version of the event, I am told by the Padres, ...

It’s About Time: The All-Star Game at Petco

January 16th, 2013 (3)
The Padres are asking to host an All-Star Game. As a Padre fan I’d like to say: what the heck too so long?  And don’t tell me that we got the World Baseball Classic instead, that is not a ...

Top 5 Shortstops in Padres History

January 4th, 2013 (2)
We’ll be looking at the top five players in Padre history at each position.  The first rule: we will only consider the players’ time with the Padres, so Mike Piazza doesn’t count because he was only here for 1 ...