Originally written January 11, 2013 on Friarhood:
How are your new years resolutions coming along? Are they still going strong eleven days in? I’m not sure if the Padres front office made any resolutions this year, but if they did I’m sure it’s been broken already. Actually, I’m not even sure there is a front office with how quiet it has been. I take that back, there have been some whispers coming from the front office, however, mostly it’s been “no we don’t want to do that.” But if you look at some of the potential trades that have been reported, I really don’t blame Josh Byrnes for not doing anything. For instance Justin Upton’s name was being tossed around, but it probably would have been at the cost of Chase Headley. Quite frankly I am not pulling the trigger on that one. I bring up Upton because he was in the news yesterday as you will see below. Not a lot of direct Padres news today, but there is some relevant stuff so let’s get to it: Submit articles and follow me on twitter Follow @M_Rennick In-season HGH testing to begin ...
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