Found February 08, 2012 on Friarhood:
The San Diego Padres will sign veteran right hander Jeff Suppan to a minor league contract and invite him out to Spring Training. He will add some depth to the pitching staff in the Spring and log in some good innings. Suppan will be entering his 17th season in the league and he made his major league debut in 1995 with the Boston Red Sox.   He has a career 138-143 record with a 4.69 ERA. In his last season in the majors, 2010, he pitched for the St Louis Cardinals and went 3-6 with a 3.84 ERA in 13 starts. He spent all of last season with the Kansas City Royals AAA team in Omaha and never got the call up to the major league team.

Suppan quits job to return to baseball

At 37, former MLB pitcher Jeff Suppan was happy to be retired and working in his California restaurant, that is until the San Diego Padres came calling. 

Padres New TV Deal Could Net the Team 75 Million Annually

In an article written by Bob Nightengale of USA today, the Padres may cash in big with the new TV deal. "And even the San Diego Padres— playing in the 26th largest market in baseball — are, pending MLB approval, poised to sign a new deal with Fox Sports that will guarantee them $75 million a year for the next 20 years. The deal was confirmed by two industry executives...

Padres take a flyer on Jeff Suppan

The San Diego Padres on Wednesday signed veteran hurler Jeff Suppan to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Padres reach deal with veteran hurler Suppan

The Padres agreed to a Minor League deal with veteran pitcher Jeff Suppan on Wednesday, a deal which includes an invitation to Major League camp for Spring Training.

Bruce Hurst traded for Andrew Cashner

That's right folks, you read that right. Former Padre starting pitcher Bruce Hurst was traded for pitcher Andrew Cashner....well kind of. While shooting Episode 1 of Padres and Pints, Geoff Young, myself, Beautown & the Avenger-in-Chief were discussing some random Padres stuff, off camera, whilst drinking some amazing Ballast Point. Anthony Rizzo had just been traded and...

MadFriars’ Off-season: Dan Robertson

Dan Robertson, 26, was drafted in the thirty-third round of the 2008 draft, which may in a few years go down as one of the better San Diego drafts with the organization selecting Logan Forsythe, Brad Brach, Blake Tekotte and Jaff Decker among others.

Padres Announce Fanfest Schedule

Press Release provided by the San Diego Padres media department: SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Padres today released details surrounding 2012 FanFest presented by Bloomberg Sports, including a complete schedule of clinics, forums and autograph signings. The free annual event returns to Petco Park this Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012. Gates open to the general public at 10:00 a.m. Padres...

2012 Fantasy Baseball: The San Diego Padres Starting Rotation Preview

Corey Luebke (credits below) Petco Park is a magical place for pitchers.  In maybe its greatest illusion it made a 39 year old Woody Williams look like a competent pitcher in 2006.  Williams’ career xFIP was 4.64 and he hadn’t posted an xFIP under 4.00 since 2002.  And despite his 5.09 xFIP and 4.46 K/9, Petco helped make Williams a 3.65 ERA pitcher in 2006.  The worst...

Daily Friar 2.8.12

It's a great day to be a Padres fan. We are receiving national attention about our team. Now I know what you are all thinking, "How is this possible?" Apparently the people at ESPN have come to their senses and realized that there are teams west of the Mississippi other than the Dodgers and Giants. It's amazing, I know. You can see what I'm talking about in...

San Diego Padres announce 2012 FanFest Schedule

(Padres Press Release) Autographs, Garage Sale, clubhouse tours, clinics and more are part of free event February 11 The San Diego Padres today released details surrounding 2012 FanFest presented by Bloomberg Sports, including a complete schedule of clinics, forums and autograph signings. The free annual event returns to Petco Park this Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012. Gates open to...

Daily Friar 2.7.12

I did not sleep well last night, which resulted in me waking up a lot earlier than I had originally wanted to. I have a lot I need to get done today, so overall it probably isn't a bad thing. Certainly not a bad thing fo you all, because I have been browsing the internet looking for as much Padres information as I could. And I have found some stories today that go beyond the...

HBT: MLB's top farm system? The San Diego Padres

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Lake Elsinore is Stormin' the Streets

Press Release provided by the Storm media department: Stormin’ the Streets with fun and discounts Lake Elsinore, CA – The California League Champions Lake Elsinore Storm are gearing up for yet another season of baseball in Southern California and will be visiting area businesses and restaurants near you! Storm staff has commenced the Stormin’ the Streets program by heading...
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