Wednesday December 30, 2009 There are more Adrian Gonzalez trade rumors floating around and this time they involve the Chicago Cubs in a 3 team deal with the Boston Red Sox. The rumor seems to have started when Phil Rogers of the Chicago Tribune posted the following on the 27th of this month: “Worth watching: … More More Gonzalez Trade Rumors
Monday December 21, 2009 Did the Padres just get their fans an early Christmas present? Is Ryan the Catcher of the Future? Maybe I should back up and let you know what I am talking about. Today the San Diego Padres traded for Detroit Tigers catcher Dusty Ryan. Ryan, 25, is a very good defensive … More Padres trade for catcher of the future?
Sunday December 20, 2009 Merry Christmas! In the best news of the off season so far, San Diego Padres fans were given a gift today. The team decided to lower prices on beer, food and parking according to an article by Bill Center in the UT. Now all we need is some exciting players to … More Good News for Padres Fans
Friday December 18, 2009 Should Padres trade Gonzalez? If so When? I think the following post on a Padres message board expresses the sentiment of most fans and media around the league. “The idea is that the Padres must trade Adrian Gonzalez. They can’t afford him and trading Adrian would make the Padres a better … More Should Padres trade Gonzalez? If so When?
Thursday December 17, 2009 Jed Hoyer finally did something! According to mlbtraderumors.com and a twitter post by Corey Brock of MLB.com the Padres signed CF Chris Denorfia to a minor league contract. Denorfia, 29, (you are excused for saying WHO? No one else knows who is he is either.) has 208 career abs in parts … More Padres sign CF of the future?
Sunday December 13, 2009 With just 37 players on the roster, I started wondering about what moves the Padres will make in the coming weeks. FA signings? If they do I would suspect it will be for non tendered players that would still be under team control for a couple of years. Trades? Kouzmanoff and … More Padres moves in the coming weeks?
Saturday December 12, 2009 The San Diego Padres declined to offer contracts for 2010 to Jackson Quezada and Mark Worrell. Both Quezada and Worrell spent the entire 2009 season on the DL. Quezada, 23, was the closer for FT Wayne in 2008 and was once considered a top relief prospect in the Padres oganization and … More Padres non-tender Worrell and Quezada