Joe Musgrove’s debut is stellar as Padres improve to 3-0 for first time since ’84

SAN DIEGO —Joe Musgrove had the good nerves again as he pitched in his hometown, not for the first time but for the first time for the home team. “I’m nervous as hell every time I come home and throw,” he said. “A lot of friends are there rooting for me in my own city. I feel a lot of pressure to want to do well for them. That always seems to bring out the best in me. I’ve had some pretty good success here in the past. Hoping I can keep that rolling.” He did. The third of the three offseason acquisitions the Padres added to their starting rotation took his turn Saturday night, and he was the b…

Read More

HEDGE accordingly