Saturday June 19, 2010 I really do not understand what Bud Black is thinking. Why is Eckstein leading off and Headley hitting 2nd? Eckstein is hitting .296 with men on base this season and .297 career. He is the prototypical #2 hitter. He hits 24 points lower career with bases empty. So WTF is he … More What is Black Thinking?
Monday July 20, 2009 I have no problem with the Padres in essence dumping Cla Meredith for a utility infielder. In fact I am pretty happy with the Padres getting so much for a highly ineffective reliever. Meredith has a decent ERA, but among relievers with at least 30 ip this season, he is among … More Padres trade Meredith for Salazar
December 13, 2008 Will the Padres be in the hunt for Cabrera? He was mentioned as someone of interest to the Padres in the off season, but 2008 was a very poor year for him with the Orioles. Maybe pitching in Petco would be the remedy for his flagging confidence. $4 million is what he … More Daniel Cabrera Non Tendered by Orioles
December 3, 2008 Joel Sherman of the NY Post is reporting that the Padres have found a taker in a trade for shortstop Khalil Greene. Corey Brock of MLB.com has also posted today about the possibility of Greene being traded prior to the start of the Baseball Winter Meetings in Las Vegas, Nevada starting Monday. … More Looks like the Padres found a buyer for Khalil Greene