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San Diego Padres: Three prospects that can make an impact this season

The past few seasons for the San Diego Padres have been less than spectacular. The Padres boast a 388-422 win/loss record with only one winning season from 2009-2013, but what they have done well through those years is identify and develop prospects. 2014 is no different, and is proving to hold a promising crop of young talent, some who have a chance to be called up and contribute...
Via isportsweb.com
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily Farm Round-Up: 5-27-14

The Missions and the TinCaps won 1-run games today due to the bats of Austin Hedges and Franmil Reyes, respectively. The Chihuahuas lost in Odrisamer Despaigne’s first Triple-A start.   Hitting Prospect of the Day: Austin Hedges Pitching Prospect of the Day: James Needy   El Paso Chihuahuas 5, Las Vegas 51s 8 Alex Castellanos – CF: 3-4, RBI, Run scored Brooks Conrad – 2B...
Via Friarhood
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Minor League Update: Weekend Games of April 18-20 by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out during the past three days, including Alex Meyer, Jonathan Singleton, Austin Hedges, and more.
Via Baseball Prospectus
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

The Questions You Were Too Afraid To Ask: 4/8/14 Edition

This edition of “Questions You were Too Afraid To Ask” covers the Padres three-headed catcher, the inevitable emergence of Austin Hedges, a couple of minor league transactions, and, you guessed it, contract extensions. How long will the Padres carry three catchers? Who will be the odd man out? As Corey Brock discussed on Padres.com this past Sunday, Bud Black is trying to successfully...
Via Padres Public
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

San Diego Padres Top 10 Prospects

The San Diego Padres have a deep, talented farm system that should allow the team to compete with the National League powerhouses in the near future. Featured Blogger Daniel Schoenfeld thinks they may even compete this year. However, many of the team’s top prospects (Austin Hedges, Casey Kelly, Rymer Liriano) missed significant time due to injuries in 2013. This will undoubtedly...
Via Batting Leadoff
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Strong Coffee and Prospect Lists

Yesterday MLB.com released their 2014 Prospect Watch top 100 and four Padres found themselves on the list. After initially skimming through the compilation of minor league talent I counted only 3 Padres – Austin Hedges (24), Max Fried (43), and Matt Wisler (78). But this morning, after a strong cup of black coffee and the renewal of a lukewarm shower, I realized that I had completely...
Via Padres Public
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

MLB.com: Ranks Top 10 Catching Prospects

MLB.com named Travis d’Arnaud of the New York Mets their Number One ranked catching prospect on Thursday, edging out Austin Hedges of the San Diego Padres. Travis d’Arnaud, Mets: If it hadn’t been for injuries, d’Arnaud would be off this list. Despite missing time with a knee injury in 2012 and a broken foot in ’13, he made his Major League debut in August. Traded...
Via MetsMinor.net
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Fall League: Hangin’ with Mr. Hedges

From the morning’s SABR meeting, Mrs. Ducksnorts and I walked a few blocks to The Mission (coincidentally the name of a favorite San Diego restaurant). Our server recommended the street tacos, and they did not disappoint. Mrs. D’s pork shoulder tacos were smoky, 55+. My skirt steak tacos were an easy 70. After a brief rest, I bid farewell to Mrs. D and piled with my fellow conference...
Via Padres Public
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Travis d’Arnaud Named MLB’s Top Catching Prospect

MLB.com named Travis d’Arnaud of the New York Mets their Number One ranked catching prospect today, edging out Austin Hedges of the San Diego Padres.Travis d’Arnaud, Mets: If it hadn’t been for injuries, d’Arnaud would be off this list. Despite missing time with a knee injury in 2012 and a broken foot in ’13, he made his Major League debut in August. Traded twice for Cy...
Via Mets Merized Online
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Existential Angst: Industry Comments on Austin Hedges

In early December Baseball America’s Matt Eddy revealed his 2014 Padres Prospect list. Earlier this week Jason Parks of Baseball Prospectus published his version of the top 10 in the Padres system. The lists were nearly identical with the exception of Keyvious Sampson (Baseball America) and the recently acquired Alex Dickerson (Baseball Prospectus) both listed as the org’s 9th...
Via Padres Public
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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