Prospects rarely make it big The sad fact is this, 1 in 5 prospects in the top 100 will be even average in the major leagues. Outside of the top 100 the numbers drop dramatically. The Padres had 10 players in the MLB Top 100 prospects list. So take your pick of two that will … More The Sad Fact of Prospects
The Websoulsurfer 2019 Padres Position Player Projections Pitchers and catchers reported today and the final players will likely be added in the next week, so its time for my annual projections. The Padres have not added a 3B yet. so I have added one for them. In my opinion, I gave Moustakas more money than … More 2019 Padres Position Player Projections
I keep reading all of the proposed changes to the game and all of them are total BS. None of them matter to the casual fan. All the casual fan wants to see is a faster-paced game. They don’t care if the game is 2.5 or 3.5 hours long as long as its fast-paced. Pitchers … More NONE of the proposed changes to Baseball matter
What happens if the Padres get Machado? First let’s talk about what it might take. After hearing that the offer from the White Sox was lower than expected, under $200 million by some estimates, what would it take for the Padres to sign Machado? My take is that the Padres sign Machado to an 8 … More What If the Padres sign Machado, What Then?
The All Unemployed Team With free agent signings coming into the home stretch with spring training a month away, I decided to take a look at the al unemployed team. Some of these players are not necessarily the ones that had the best stats at the position last year, but the one that I felt … More The All Unemployed Team
Let’s get Realmuto traded The Marlins must trade JT Realmuto before the season starts. Coming off a career year and with just 2 years of team control, his value will never be higher. So let’s talk about how the Marlins can get Realmuto traded. I am a big fan of 3 team blockbuster trades with … More Let’s get Realmuto traded
Hedges vs MLB Average Catchers I have read a tremendous amount of comments recently about how terrible Austin Hedges is at the plate. Talk that the Padres should trade him for a bag of balls because he can’t hit and other such garbage. The Best Behind the Plate Anyone that has been paying attention knows … More Hedges VS MLB Average Catchers