Four years ago, I started a project out of, quite frankly, spite and disappointment.

I now feel a responsibility to maintain this thing I started.

Because the Padres Twittersphere is an ever-evolving entity. Players and people leave, sometimes even of their own accord. Some who have stayed have changed their Twitter usage to not be all that interesting of a follow anymore. Still others just seem to have given up the medium altogether.

Some do a bit of all of that, sailing off into the distance in silence, like a sailboat in the night.

So, here we are. The fourth iteration of my “Padres Must-Follow” Twitter list.

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Still unknown is whether Byrnes drank the iced coffee.

Josh Byrnes was a guest this morning on XTRA Sports 1360‘s The World of Sports According to Chris and Ben.

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Earlier today, Gaslamp Ball posted their own recap, but I was already in the middle of writing this. So I don’t want to hear any crap about “you’re just stealing from them again!”

You can listen and/or download the entire interview here.

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By Ernie Martinez

*This is Ernie’s take on Joe Sheehan of Sports Illustrated picking the Padres to win the NL West this year.

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Ernie Martinez can be heard weekdays from 6AM-9AM trying to keep the peace between TWOS hosts Ben Higgins and Chris Ello on Xtra Sports 1360AM. You can also follow him on Twitter at @ErnieXtra1360 and see more of his amazing artwork HERE.

We have a repeat winner of the Egg McMuffin of… Award, people!

C’mon, Hacksaw. Isn’t it bad enough that people have to listen to your claptrap on the radio? Why do you have to go writing garbage like this?

Don’t think I’m letting you off the hook, Mighty 1090. You let this go out over the interwebs. That series of tubes is going to need to be scrubbed. Get to it.

Fair warning: I was fighting a cold and was experiencing a NyQuil hangover when writing most of my responses. So, don’t expect much.

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