Bryce Miller: Padres adding Blake Snell, Yu Darvish shows relentless effort to win

SAN DIEGO — Wad it up. Douse it in kerosene. Strike a match. The long, nagging and deserved narrative about the Padres failing to step up to the financial plate has dogged the franchise since Ray Kroc salted America’s french fries. What once tormented like an annual migraine feels like ancient history. Watch. It. Burn. The Padres are swinging for baseball’s fence and obliterating their sleepy reputation in one of MLB’s far-flung outposts, again. A five-player trade for Rays pitching star Blake Snell seems simply in wont of a doctor’s salute and ink. Add in National League Cy Young runner-up Yu…

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