The Fishwrap Recap
San Diego Union Tribune:
According to Tom Krasovic , XNady may be getting the opening day nod in center field while Dave Roberts continues to rest his groin pull. Robert's underwent a precautionary MRI yesterday. "It's fine", Robert's said afterwards regarding the first groin injury of his career.North County Times:
If newcomer Tim Redding steps up and captures the #5 spot, Darrell May will fall into the long-relief role.
Knuckleballer Steve Sparks will likely be traded if he doesn't make the 25-man roster cut.
Loretta, Greene, Giles, Nevin and Hernandez will all see action in tomorrow night's game against SDSU at Petco.
Brian Hiro reports on the Tim Redding acquisition.
"Redding is somebody we've always liked," Towers said. "He has
above-average stuff ---- above-average fastball, above-average life,
above-average breaking ball. He struggled a little bit last year with his
command. We think a change of scenery might be good for him."