Darnay Tripp, NBC Chicago

Darnay Tripp

NBC Chicago

San Diego, CA, United States

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Past:
  • NBC Chicago
  • NBC 7 San Diego
  • NBC Los Angeles
  • KREM 2 NEWS
  • ABC10

Past articles by Darnay:

Five-Run 5th Inning Helps Padres beat Phillies 8-5 in Game 2

On Saturday the Padres used a five-run seventh inning to come back against the Dodgers and clinch the series in Game 4. Wednesday afternoon they used a five-run fifth inning to flip the script against Philly. → Read More

On Friar Podcast: The Padres' Playoff Chances, and Manny Machado's MVP Hopes

The Padres emerged from rock bottom and finished a winning month of August on a stellar note. Derek and Darnay discuss where the team stands heading into a... → Read More

‘I'm Learning, I'm Maturing': Fernando Tatis Jr. Apologizes After 80-Game Suspension

Embattled Padres player Fernando Tatis Jr. apologized during a press conference Tuesday after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance in late July. Following the test, he was suspended for 80 games by Major League Baseball on Aug. 12 and would not be able to play this season. → Read More

(Almost) Everyone Has Slumped Since the Deadline, But There's Hope

The Padres managed to win a couple games in spite of a sluggish lineup. Derek and Darnay examine a nearly teamwide slump that has triggered fears of another... → Read More

LISTEN: On Friar Podcast – New Energy Around Padres, Deadline Deals Come With Morale Boost

The Padres couldn’t cap a four day frenzy with a five game sweep of the Rockies, but they did get a huge morale boost from their successful deadline. Darnay... → Read More

LISTEN: On Friar Podcast – Juan Soto is a San Diego Padre

By 3 o’clock Tuesday afternoon Juan Soto played for the Padres, and Eric Hosmer did not. The On Friar guys discuss a day that featured deals that altered the... → Read More

San Diego Padres Nearing Blockbuster For Superstar Slugger Juan Soto

The San Diego Padres reportedly are acquiring superstar outfielder Juan Soto in a blockbuster deal with the Washington Nationals. → Read More

Clevinger Takes Advantage of Early Lead, Padres Top Rockies 4-1

Mike Clevinger is starting to pitch like the guy who excited the Padres’ brass enough to trade for him during the pandemic-shortened 2020 season. Clevinger... → Read More

Rogers Blows Second Straight Save, Darvish's Big Day Spoiled in Detroit

For a second straight day a sterling performance on the mound was spoiled by a blown save. This time around the Padres failed to come away with the win. Victor... → Read More

Padres Flirt With Disaster, Top Tigers in Ten After Clevinger's Gem

On a night where Mike Clevinger kept Detroit mostly in check, the Padres nearly let it slip away. San Diego topped the Tigers 6-4 on Tuesday to snap an ugly... → Read More

Padres Lose Ugly for Second Straight Night, Get Torched by Tigers 12-4

After taking the series against the first place Mets, a trip to Detroit looked on paper like an opportunity to stack wins on the way back to Petco Park. It sure... → Read More

Mets Pull Away From Padres in Series Finale

The Mets chased Joe Musgrove in the sixth inning and blew open a low-scoring game, avoiding a sweep with a 8-5 win over the Padres. Musgrove didn’t allow a... → Read More

LISTEN: On Friar Podcast – It's Gonna Be Okay…We Think

This is the worst the Padres have looked all season. But will it last? Darnay and Todd try to stay optimistic about a team that isn’t quite fully formed yet.... → Read More

Roy Sommer, AHL's Winningest Coach, Takes Over Gulls

San Diego is a desirable place to be, and that’s no different if you’re a head coach in the AHL. “It’s probably one of the most sought after positions... → Read More

LISTEN: On Friar Podcast – The Padres are Slumping Hard, So What Does That Tell Us?

It’s no longer too early to draw conclusions about the 2022 Padres – so what does their latest slump suggest about this year’s squad? Derek and Darnay... → Read More

Wave Forward Alex Morgan Scores Twice for USWNT in 3-0 Win Over Haiti

Alex Morgan is taking a break from playing for the San Diego Wave, but she hasn’t taken a break from scoring goals. Morgan found the net twice in the first... → Read More

What does USC and UCLA's Move to the Big Ten Mean for SDSU?

When John David Wicker heard reports that USC and UCLA were bolting for the Big Ten the SDSU Athletic Director dipped into his contacts to figure out just how... → Read More

Padres Cough up 6-0 Lead, Late Blunder Seals 7-6 Loss

Arizona had two batters hit by pitches with the bases loaded in the same game for the first time in team history — in consecutive plate appearances, no less.... → Read More

LISTEN: On Friar Podcast – Padres Stumbled Into Off Day, But Resilient Club Makes it Easy to Stay Optimistic

After 31 games in 31 days the Padres got to catch their breath Monday. Derek and Darnay assess what they’ve seen as the club nears the midway point. Why last... → Read More

LISTEN: On Friar Podcast – Manny's a Metronome, Musgrove's a Machine, and the Padres are in First Place

For the first time since 2010 the Padres sit alone in first place in the month of June. Derek and Darnay recap an explosive series sweep at Wrigley. Manny... → Read More