Tag: San Diego Padres

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10 MLB players set to explode in 2017

Oftentimes, seasons are defined by the MLB players that jump to the net level as much as the stars who were expected to be great. Who are those...

Report: Padres considering signing Travis Wood or Jered Weaver

Looking to bolster their starting rotation, the San Diego Padres reportedly have turned their focus to veterans Jered Weaver and Travis Wood. https://twitter.com/Ken_Rosenthal/status/830157596938084352 The name mentioned last is interesting...

Top 10 storylines for NFL Week 17

Half the games on the Week 17 NFL slate have playoff implications. Each game pits one division rival against another. This is the way the NFL wanted...

Ideal MLB offseason blueprint for every team

With the winter meetings imminent, we're heading into what figures to be the busiest part of the MLB offseason. Teams that finished the 2016 season with a...

Ten takeaways from 2016 MLB season

The Chicago Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians in one of the more memorable World Series that we will ever see. The seventh game of the series was...

Padres part ways with president and CEO Mike Dee

A little more than three years after returning to the team, San Diego Padres president and CEO Mike Dee has been relieved of his duties. "My goal and...

Report: Padres hid medical information, could be disciplined

The San Diego Padres might be in trouble with Major League Baseball. They are under investigation for reportedly using two different databases regarding injuries to players. One...
Courtesy of Jake Roth, USA Today Sports

Five MLB teams that should take a chance on Yasiel Puig

The Los Angeles Dodgers could not trade Yasiel Puig before the Aug. 1 non-waiver deadline. This doesn't mean there wasn't drama following the deadline itself (more on that...

Drew Pomeranz trade sets a seller’s market

One of the biggest names on the market was traded on Thursday. The Boston Red Sox acquired Drew Pomeranz from the San Diego Padres. To get him,...

Report: Red Sox trade for Drew Pomeranz

One of the biggest names on the trade market is headed to the Boston Red Sox. Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune is reporting that the Red...

Report: Marlins close to landing Fernando Rodney from Padres

Bullpen help may be on the way for the Miami Marlins in short order. According to ESPN's Keith Law, the Marlins are close to landing Fernando Rodney...

San Diego Padres Place Jon Jay on 15-Day DL

A bad season for the San Diego Padres got worse on Tuesday when the club placed Jon Jay on the disabled list with a broken forearm. https://twitter.com/DSmithShow/status/747844331461959680 This is...

San Diego Padres exec: Team’s performance has ‘been embarrassing’

San Diego Padres executive chairman Ron Fowler is not a man who will sugarcoat things. He made that obvious in a Wednesday interview with the Mighty 1090...

Report: Tony Gwynn’s family files suit against tobacco industry over his death

The family of late Hall of Fame outfielder Tony Gwynn is filing suit against the tobacco industry, alleging that they targeted him as a young man. The...

Top 5 potential suitors for Matt Kemp

We should all get used to hearing Matt Kemp tossed around in trade rumors. The San Diego Padres have reportedly let it be known that Kemp is...
Courtesy of Jonathan Dyer, USA Today Sports

Report: Pablo Sandoval might need shoulder surgery

Pablo Sandoval might be out of commission for quite some time. The third baseman hurt his shoulder and was placed on the 15-day disabled list, but after...

Pablo Sandoval being scouted by Padres

Pablo Sandoval shockingly has a secret admirer these days. Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports the third baseman is being scouted by the San Diego Padres, and...

Padres incorporate adorable puppies into player photo day

The San Diego Padres had their player photo day and decided to incorporate something that just screams baseball -- Puppies. Small, adorable, puppies. Indeed, a look through their...

Woman gives birth to baby boy during Padres game

A woman gave birth to a bouncing baby boy on Thursday night at Petco Park during a San Diego Padres game. According to The San Diego Union-Tribune, the...
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Report: Padres Outfielder Wil Myers Out Until August

San Diego Padres outfielder Wil Myers recently returned after spending one month on the disabled list, but he's headed back to the shelf. According to Bob Nightengale of USA...

Does it Take a Former MLB Player to be Successful as a Manager?

Those who cannot do, teach. That saying is as old as time. For as long as baseball has been around, one of the things that has stayed constant...

5 Under-the-Radar World Series Contenders

With the MLB season opener just a week away, now is the time to take a look at some potential World Series contenders. We already know about...

San Diego State Honors the Late Tony Gwynn

Over the course of the last week San Diego State University—the late Tony Gwynn's alma mater—paid tribute to one of its native sons. Earlier in the week, it...

Report: Padres Offer to James Shields Between $72 and $80 Million

Could we finally be nearing the end of the James Shields free agency marathon? Jon Morosi of Fox Sports is reporting that the San Diego Padres final...