Here is the pitch that got Gonzalez thrown out tonight. The ball is off his right hip. Advertisements
Wednesday April 28, 2010 The bar has been set, the writing is on the wall and an Adrian Gonzalez trade is inevitable. The question now isn’t whether he will be traded or whether the Padres will get a massive haul of prospects for him, the question is who could sign Gonzalez if they trade for … More So who can afford to trade for Adrian Gonzalez?
Monday April 26, 2010 The Twins signing of Joe Mauer earlier this year to an 8 year, $23 million per season extension was one major nail in the coffin of the Padres chances of retaining Adrian Gonzalez beyond 2010. The final nail may have been struck today with the Philadelphia Phillies signing of Ryan Howard to a 5 … More Final Nail in the Coffin?
Tuesday March 2, 2010 Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen said in an interview with Mark Gonzalez published today in the Chicago Tribune that Gordon Beckham will not be part of any trades, be it for Adrian Gonzalez or anyone else. “We plan to have Gordon for a long time,” Guillen said. “I don’t see … More Guillen says no Beckham, I say no Gonzalez
Yesterday Jason over at It’s About The Money, Stupid (IIATMS) brought up some issues in his blog post “Maybe it’s time to worry about the Padres” that I wanted to address in more detail than is proper for a comment section. Let me begin by saying that if you don’t read Jasons blog on a … More Padres Payroll and IIATMS
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
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?