The Padres are fading in the NL West, and Steve Berthiaume says the problem could be the mounting innings of their young starter. Or, it could be Tim Tebow's fault.
Carlos Gonzalez is becoming a special player. Oh, you haven't noticed? Well, allow Steve Berthiaume to explain.
Pitchers owned the first half of the baseball season, but Steve Berthiaume wonders if they are all -- Ubaldo Jimenez included -- about to hit a second-half slump.
Aside from the Yankees, Steve Berthiaume is not at all ready to trust any of the other bullpens likely headed to the postseason.
The Rockies have an important set beginning Monday in San Francisco, and Steve Berthiaume just hopes their fans are focused on the games and not whether Colorado is getting enough respect.