9/4 TMM: Solarte’s hot bat helps Padres top Dodgers

San Diego Padres 3B Yangervis Solarte

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Padres ride 15-hit parade, rally past Dodgers
Jedd Gyorko’s go-ahead home run sparked a Padres’ four-run rally in the eighth inning, as San Diego beat the Dodgers, 10-7, on Thursday night at Petco Park. However, it was Yangervis Solarte who wowed spectators by going 4-5 on the night and coming a triple shy of the cycle.

Padres Catcher Rocky Gale Took A Six-Year Journey To The Big Leagues – Mighty 1090 (video)
Rocky Gale spent six seasons in the minors before getting the call-up to the Big Club. Hear him talk about what it means to him and how Padres manager Pat Murphy broke the news.

New Padres RHP Edwards beat cancer – San Diego Union-Tribune
Both because of where he’s been and because of where he could go, Jon Edwards is a compelling story.

49ers Edge Chargers 14-12 – Chargers.com
Mike Scifres tied a career high with 10 punts in a game that didn’t offer much in the way of offense or excitement. The best news to come out of this one is that regular-season games are now just a week away.

Crawford, Williams Exemplify Highs & Lows Of Bolts Final Preseason Game – Mighty 1090
The final preseason game is of value only to the guys on the roster bubble, trying to make the last 53-man roster cut. Against the 49ers last night, the Chargers’ bubble guys showed off their talent and also their inconsistency.

49ers Australian sensation Jarryd Hayne is still wrecking NFL defenders – SB Nation
Jarryd Hayne, fantastic rugby player, seems to have made the transition to “fantastic football player” quickly and is going to be a human highlight reel all year long. He maintained his high level of preseason success against the Chargers last night.

Aztecs Football Season Preview – Mighty 1090 (video)
Jordan Carruth with three things to watch as the Aztecs football season gets underway.

Baseball’s Next Generation of Managers – FOX Sports
The new trend has been set. For MLB managers, experience is no longer required to get the job. Here’s a list of four formers players that are intelligent and well-respected enough to be on the radar of any MLB team looking for a fresh start this offseason.

Someone Appears To Be Trying To Hoax The Marlins President Out Of His Job – Deadspin
A wild story about the Miami Marlins that has to be read to be believed.

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