Sunday March 29, 2009 Padres starter Cha Seung Baek left the game in the 4th inning of today’s game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at their new spring training facility in Glendale Arizona. After the game it was announced that Baek injured the forearm of his throwing arm and the extent of the injury was … More Cha Seung Baek injures forearm
Sunday March 29, 2009 Will Ohman signs with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Ohman, who threw a session attended by Joe Torre, Ned Colletti, and most of the Dodgers front office this morning, has been courted by many teams this off season. According to sources within the Dodgers organization at today’s game in Glendale, Ohman reportedly … More Ohman signs with Dodgers
Thursday March 26, 2009 Yesterday the San Diego Padres made a real nice pickup. They traded the proverbial PTBNL or Cash Considerations for a power throwing RHP named Eulogio De La Cruz. Eulogio De La Cruz was mainly a starter in the minors and he throws 96-98 with occasional 100 mph pitches. De La Cruz … More San Diego Padres Sign Eulogio De La Cruz
Thursday March 26, 2009 Its official. In a 3:00 PM PDT news conference broadcast live on Padres.com , John Moores and the San Diego Padres announced the finalization of the sale of the Padres to an investment group headed by Jeff Moorad. While John Moores will continue to act as the majority partner at MLB … More Its Official. The Padres have a new ownership group.
Monday March 23, 2009 Padres made more roster moves today sending down 7 players. Of those 7 players, 3 pitchers (Josh Geer, Joe Thatcher & Scott Patterson) and 2 position players (Will Venable and Matt Antonelli) saw time on the Padres big league squad during an injury plagued 2008 season. Geer had been a front … More Padres make more roster moves
Monday March 23, 2009 Padres signed Shawn Hill to a minor league contract today. Hill has started only 37 games over the past 5 seasons for the Montreal Expos/Washington Nationals. Injuries have cut short each season since 2004 and Tommy John surgery cost him the entire 2005 season. In 2007, Hill started the season as … More Padres sign RHP Shawn Hill
Sunday March 15, 2009 Today the Padres signed former Met righty Duaner Sanchez to a minor league contract. Sanchez, who was waived by the Mets earlier this month, was a very effective reliever before being injured in a taxi accident in 2006. He has struggled through 2 shoulder operations in 2 years and missed the … More Padres sign Sanchez to provide depth for bullpen