Tuesday March 9, 2009 John and Becky Moores reached a settlement of their divorce case today according to an article in the San Diego Union Tribune. Once the case is finalized in Superior Court in May, this should be the beginning of the Padres organization seeing a freeing up of financial resources to increase payroll. … More Moores come to a settlement in divorce
Thursday March 26, 2009 Its official. In a 3:00 PM PDT news conference broadcast live on Padres.com , John Moores and the San Diego Padres announced the finalization of the sale of the Padres to an investment group headed by Jeff Moorad. While John Moores will continue to act as the majority partner at MLB … More Its Official. The Padres have a new ownership group.
The San Diego Padres withdrew their offer to Trevor Hoffman today. I really don’t understand this move. The Padres make an offer that pretty much exactly met what many of us have predicted in terms of dollars and length. An offer that was $3.5 million less than his 2008 but certainly not unexpected. Hoffman then … More Padres withdraw contract offer to Trevor Hoffman
Tuesday November 4, 2008 From Tim Brown of Yahoo: The Padres offered Trevor Hoffman a one-year contract for significantly less than the $7.5 million he made last season. Hoffman did not dismiss the offer, but 10 days ago requested a meeting with John Moores, Sandy Alderson and Towers. The meeting hasn’t happened yet. http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/news;_ylt=Ai4hJI.8ivMN_To6PuiHY1sRvLYF?slug=ti-gmnotebook110308&prov=yhoo&type=lgns I … More