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Padres notes from the field in Washington

Piazza put on a show in BP

WASHINGTON DC - While taking in the three Nationals games this past weekend, we have a few odd and ends from talking to some of the Padres players and coaches in the locker room and on the field.    

Mike Piazza was incredibly impressive during batting practice on Friday. He announced to his teammates that he was going to swing "for the fences" and then proceeded to put four straight into the third deck in left field 444 feet away, which came in handy for Sunday‘s pinch hitting special. Khalil Greene also generates much power, but most of its is through a quick core shift of his hips and...

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