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The Umpires Have Gone Too Far

It’s always been tough to respect an organization that includes Joe West, Angel Hernandez, and C.B. Bucknor. but the MLB Umpires Association has well and truly crossed the Rubicon today. After Manny Machado was ejected from Saturday’s game against the Rockies, MLB hit him with a one game suspension for touching home plate ump Bill…

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Why We’re Joining BreakfastTown

It’s been nearly a decade since Tom Garfinkel declared San Diego a “breakfast town.” But when this wayward group of Padres writers found themselves building a new home, Tom’s words stuck in their heads. And not just because we were hungry, though we did have dreams about breakfast burritos. No, we loved it because “breakfast…