Saturday August 6, 2011 How the Padres Blew Trade of Type A Free Agent Heath Bell I keep hearing that the reasoning the Padres are giving for not trading Heath Bell is that they felt that they were not being offered two draft picks worth of prospects in return. In my opinion, the Padres front … More How the Padres Blew Trade of Type A Free Agent Heath Bell
Monday January 10, 2011 If the multi-year contracts of Orlando Hudson and Jason Bartlett are any indication, Jed Hoyer is putting together a Padres team for a 2 year run at the playoffs. That would be a real good sign for Heath Bell signing a multi-year contract too. Bell is reportedly asking for a 3 … More What does Bartlett & Hudson contracts mean for Bell?
Thursday January 14, 2010 With the date arbitration eligible players and their teams need to exchange numbers, the question I have is what will happen with Bell, Kouzmanoff and Adams? Will any or all of them be traded? If they are to be traded, will the Padres wait until after signing them to trade them? … More So what becomes of Bell, Kouz and Adams?
December 9, 2009 A Look Forward at the San Diego Padres 2010 Roster and Payroll I thought I would get a head start on what the 2010 Padres roster would look like. What follows is the players currently on the roster and their projected salaries. Arbitration eligible players salaries are in ranges and include what … More A look forward at a possible 2010 Padres Roster
Wednesday September 23, 2009 Will Venable was red hot on a cold and drizzly night in Denver, driving in 4 runs on his 12th home run and a 3 run double, to lead the San Diego Padres to a 6-3 win over the Colorado Rockies tonight at Coors Field. Starter Tim Stauffer was wild early, … More Bell gets 40th Save in Colorado
Saturday September 12, 2009 Colorado Rockies reliever Franklin Morales, who had 6 straight saves since Huston Street was injured, was wild in the 10th, walking 3 to give the Padres the win 3-1 on a walk off walk tonight at Petco Park. Heath Bell blew his 2nd straight save at home and 3rd straight against … More Padres rally with a Walk off Walk!
Saturday September 12, 2009 San Diego Padres Closer Heath Bell came in and blew his 2nd straight game against the Colorado Rockies. Of 5 blown saves this season, 3 are against the Rockies. He just cannot hold a lead against them.