Originally written December 08, 2012 on Friarhood:
The Padres offseason is underway, albeit it is very quiet. Yesterday we debuted the brand new Friarhood page for you all, and with it I was able to update you all on the news that has happened over the past couple weeks. Now we are on the back end of the winter meetings with not a whole lot to show for it. A couple guys came our way in the rule 5 draft, and Jason Marquis has a new contract. Other than that there was a whole lot of nothing on the Padres front. Josh Byrnes even said that his phone was relatively quiet. That is not to say that a move could be in the works. This is baseball after all, and something could happen at any moment. Take today for instance, the Rangers have traded Michael Young to the Phillies. The top free agent prizes are also still available, which the Padres probably won’t be in on. I would say though that there might be a move made before the end of the year, but definitely keep an eye on January. Once some of the bigger names begin to fall in place, the ...
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