Summing Up the 2010 Season
Having now had some time to reflect on the 2010 Padres season there are still many different approaches to take when summing up the team and its accomplishments. Those of us who write for Friarhood are just fans, like all of you. So you will find many different opinions here, just like around the community. I, for one, had a blast this year and was gleefully surprised by the success of this group of mostly no-name baseball players. The late season sag was a disappointment, but not a surprise, as these guys played above expectation for a long time and did not have the depth to sustain it. Following are my thoughts of the season past and the one ahead.