This is where we gather from time to time to talk about something big in the Padres world or just the Padres or just baseball. It’s a roundtable discussion. Except, you know, no round tables. This is a Public House . . . so we’re at the bar.
Yesterday morning, Tom Garfinkel resigned as CEO of the Padres. We waited to hear more, but it seems that everyone with knowledge of the situation is being tight-lipped about it. The people who know things aren’t hearing anything, and us yahoos definitely haven’t a clue. So going on what we know, what say you, Padres Public, on the departure of Tom Garfinkel?
Ghost of Ray Kroc
I’ll be honest, I expected something like this a year ago when the O’Seidlers’ [Patent Pending] took control of the team. The fact that it took nearly a full year to happen is still a bit of a shock though.
My question is: How nervous are Josh Byrnes & Bud Black now?
The Sac Bunt (Melvin)
Josh Byrnes is under contract until Austin Hedges’ retirement in 2031, ...