Padres notes: Chris Denorfia & Alex Dickerson

The San Diego Padres have two players with injuries that required further examination.  Chris Denorfia was removed from Thursday's lineup late & will see doctors later today.  From Dennis Lin from U-T San Diego:"Outfielder Chris Denorfia will miss a “couple days” with a sore right shoulder, Padres manager Bud Black said Friday."Denorfia is scheduled to be...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Dickerson Traded to the Padres

Originally posted on Tri-State of Mind Baseball Alex DickersonCredit: In a move that shocked Pirate Nation, 2013 Eastern League Rookie of the Year Alex Dickerson was dealt to the Padres for prospects Jaff (not Jeff) Decker and Mikes Mikolas. Dickerson, 23, hit 288 with 17 homers and 68 RBIs for Double-A Altoona in 2013. Most Pirates fans believed that Dickerson figured...
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November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Padres acquire prospect Dickerson from Pirates

The San Diego Padres have traded right-handers Brad Brach and Miles Mikolas, and outfielder Jaff Decker in separate deals for two prospects, including Eastern League Rookie of the Year Alex Dickerson. The Padres sent Mikolas and Decker to Pittsburgh on Monday for Dickerson, a first baseman-outfielder who's from the San Diego suburb of Poway. Dickerson spent all of 2013 with...
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November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

2012 and 2013 are Mirror Images For Alex Dickerson

Alex Dickerson could be the perfect example of the old saying that “baseball is a game of adjustments.” The Indiana University product has proven in his first two full years in the minor leagues that it is not how you start, but rather how you finish. If you give Dickerson time to get comfortable in the league and learn how the pitchers are attacking him, he has proven time and...
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September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Alex Dickerson Promoted to Indianapolis

Pittsburgh Pirates first base prospect Alex Dickerson has been promoted to Indianapolis, according to Cory Giger. Alex Dickerson promoted to AAA Indianapolis. Appears to be only #AltoonaCurve player going up. — Cory Giger (@CoryGiger) September 2, 2013 Alex Dickerson has been promoted to Indianapolis. Dickerson had a .291/.339/.499 line and 17 homers in 447 at-bats coming into...
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September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Alex Dickerson Named the Eastern League Player of the Month

Alex Dickerson was named the Eastern League Player of the Month for July. Alex Dickerson has been named the Eastern League Player of the Month for the month of July. The first baseman hit for a .413/.440/.683 line in 104 at-bats last month, with ten doubles and six homers to win the award. Dickerson was also the Pirates Prospects Player of the Month for July, as his numbers were...
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August 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Pirates Prospect Interview: Alex Dickerson

Pirates prospect Alex Dickerson hit .185 in April with only 2 homers at Double A Altoona. The OF/1B has turned things around and has raised his average up to .288. The former third round draft pick in 2011 out of Indiana has 12 home runs and 46 RBI in 88 games for the Curve.'s George Von Benko caught up with Dickerson.
July 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Top Performers: Do the Pirates Have Their Future First Baseman in Alex Dickerson?

Below are the top Runs Created* totals in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ farm system from the last week. The rankings include every hitter who had an at-bat for a Pirates’ minor league affiliate, not including DSL teams, and with no limitations on whether the hitter has prospect eligibility. Players who spent time at different levels are counted multiple times, once for each level,...
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July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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