Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Onward from the swamp
The streak is over. The next step is to move beyond any lingering doubts, writes former Mets GM Steve Phillips. It'll be interesting to find out what, if anything, the Padres learned from the 10-game losing streak, beyond that it's hard to play baseball underwater. Antonio Gates, who is the Chargers' most interesting bundle of talent, experience and candor, talked to me about the playoff loss to the Jets, and what he learned from it.