Saturday January 30, 2010 So what is next for the Padres? Well…They have been rumored to be interested in Orlando Hudson. Hudson himself commented on the Padres interest in an interview with MLB.com’s Bill Ladson. “There is good progress going on every day,” Hudson said. “I will sign soon enough. You can put it on … More Whats Next for the Padres?
Saturday January 30, 2010 All across America the chapters of the Society for American Baseball Research are holding meetings today.These meetings are open to the general public as well as the members of SABR. The meeting for the Ted Williams Chapter of SABR in San Diego ended just minutes ago at Petco Park . The … More SABR Day in America
Tuesday January 26, 2009 Padres sign Jon Garland If you were wondering what was next for rookie Padres GM Jed Hoyer, then you have your answer today. As was reported by Corey Brock of MLB.com and Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports via Twitter, the San Diego Padres signed southpaw starting pitcher Jon Garland to a … More Padres Sign Jon Garland
Friday January 22, 2010 Jed Hoyer and Jeff Moorad have both said in XX 1090 interviews recently that the team is still looking to sign a veteran starting pitcher and a veteran backup catcher. So who is left for them to choose from? Here is a list of the biggest name Free Agent Starting Pitchers … More What do the Padres do with $7 million?
Friday January 22, 2010 Been hearing lots of talk about what the Padres have left in payroll. Talk from Hoyer and Moorad. Talk from Correy Brock and others. Talk of just $5-6 million being available to spend. I thought it best to take a look myself. Math was never my strong point, but spreadsheets do … More 2010 Padres Payroll
Monday January 18, 2009 The San Diego Padres cornered the market on Hairston’s today by signing Jerry Jr., the big brother of new (old?) Padre Scott, to a $2.125 million one year deal. Over the past 25 years the Padres have been the league leaders in brothers. The Alomars, Gwynns (even hired the kid), Giles’, … More Padres Corner Market on Hairstons
Friday January 15, 2010 Finally! The Padres make a move and its a good one. The San Diego Padres made their first real trade of the off season trading Third Baseman Kevin Kouzmanoff and a minor league 2B Eric Sogard to the Oakland A’s for former Padre Scott Hairston and the A’s top outfield prospect … More Padres make first move of the offseason