Long-time Padres broadcaster Mark Grant joins Padres and Pints for Part 1 of this episode, recorded live at Green Flash Brewery during their Back the Brown growler release party.

Mark, Rick, and Chris meander around Padres, Baseball, and Patsy Cline references. They chat brown uniforms, batter/pitcher celebrations, and Grant’s experiences, philosophies, and dance routines as a broadcaster. Videos discussed are Mark Grant exhausting himself dancing to Jump Around and Nolan Ryan mocking Brad Lesley.

Coming soon: Part 2 with Mabelynn Capeluj and AJ Cassavell!

If you have any questions or comments, leave them down below or e-mail us.

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Since it’s National Beer Day, we thought we’d give you two Padres and Pints posts in one day.

On Saturday, while at Padres FanFest, I did my best to hobble around on one knee and scope out some of the changes this year when it comes to beer. Not everything was open but here’s what I found out!

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Mike Hess Brewing

I saw the Habitus Double IPAJucundus Orange Honey Wheat at the San Diego craft beer carts behind home plate on the field level. However based on the picture above, they may rotate it from time to time. There were also Bomber’s of Habitus and Grazias Vienna Cream Ale in the Craft Beers of San Diego stand next to Seaside Market and cans of Claritas Kolsch and Jucundus.

Rumor has it that their new “Open Mike” cans will be there soon too. These cans have removable tops which turns it into a cup and Hess is the first brewery on the West Coast to use this idea.

Also of note: the Jucundus was Brady & I’s celebratory beer of choice for the #BloggersTakeover and it was fantastic.

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Come hangout with our good buddies Bring Back the Brown, Green Flash and Knockaround Sunglasses this Friday (4/3) for a Padres celebration! That’s right, from Noon to 10PM you can join in on the baseball action with all new BBTB growlers (limited run of 100), new brown & gold Green Flash merch, Knockaround sunglass giveaways and a Westside Love pop-up shop.

Also, the Green Flash Gastro Truck will be serving baseball themed dishes throughout the day including TJ Hot Dogs and Chili Cheese Nachos.

Also added, Padres and Pints will be in the house chatting about the upcoming season. Maybe with a guest? Stay tuned!

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