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Padres sign Brett Wallace and others to minor league deals

The Padres aren’t quite packing the presents under our tree this Christmas Eve but we are getting gifts in the form of minor leaguers. Today they re-gifted us with Brett Wallace who elected free agency in November after the Padres cut him loose. Wallace is a guy that showed some raw power here and there but was crazy inconsistent, especially in 2016. He’s not a bad guy to...
Via Gaslamp Ball
December 25, 2016

San Diego Padres: Exit of Wallace Sparks Incredible Youth Movement

With Brett Wallace opting free agency, the San Diego Padres have one of the youngest rosters in baseball history. With no player over the age of 30, youth is plentiful for the team. The San Diego Padres are about to enter the Winter Meetings with no veteran presence on the roster whatsoever. Not shockingly, the 40-man […] San Diego Padres: Exit of Wallace Sparks Incredible Youth...
Via Friars on Base
November 20, 2016

Cubs squander late lead, watch 8-game win streak go up in smoke

CHICAGO -- Injuries gave Brett Wallace the chance to play every day. His performance is likely to keep him in the lineup even after the injured players return.Wallace hit a three-run homer in San Diego's four-run seventh inning, and the Padres stopped the Chicago Cubs' eight-game win streak with a 7-4 victory on Wednesday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader."Offensively, you...
Via Associated Press
May 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Kemp, Wallace power Padres to 5-3 win over Rockies

SAN DIEGO (AP) Matt Kemp and Brett Wallace hit back-to-back home runs and Andrew Cashner recovered from a shaky first inning to lead the San Diego Padres to a 6-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night. Kemp's homer in the fourth was the first of the game against Rockies starter Eddie Butler, who retired the first 11 batters. Wallace followed with an opposite-field...
Via Associated Press
May 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Wallace wins it in 9th for Padres, 2-1 over Rockies

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Brett Wallace continues to come through in the pinch for the San Diego Padres. Wallace's fielder's choice grounder drove in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth as the Padres beat the Colorado Rockies 2-1 on Tuesday night. Corey Spangenberg doubled to lead off the ninth against Boone Logan (0-3) and advanced to third on a sacrifice bunt by pinch-hitter Clint...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
September 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Padres call up INF Wallace, make 2 other moves

PHOENIX (AP) The San Diego Padres have recalled infielder Brett Wallace from Triple-A El Paso, optioned right-handed pitcher Cory Mazzoni and designated pitcher Eury De La Rosa for assignment. The moves were announced before Friday night's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Wallace, 28, was available to play Friday. He is back in the major leagues for the first time since 2013...
Via Associated Press
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Wallace's HR in 8th helps Padres tie D-backs 3-3 in 10

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Brett Wallace hit a two-run homer in the top of the eighth inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a 3-3 tie in 10 innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday. Yonder Alonso had three hits and Odrisamer Despaigner, competing with Brandon Morrow for the final spot in San Diego's rotation, allowed one run and seven hits over five innings. Arizona's Chase...
Via Associated Press
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Wild Wednesdays: Craig 2.0 Key to Cardinals

The prospect game has always intrigued me. I’ll be honest, about a decade ago I was that guy who overvalued every next man up to a fault. Whether it was Brett Wallace (remember him) to Colby Rasmus or even Shelby Miller , there was honestly no trade that made sense when it meant dealing the St. Louis future. It is amazing [...]
Via The Cardinal Conclave
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

MLB Notes: Latest On Drew, Scout View On Tejada, Astros DFA Wallace

As usually is the case, Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe had a well-packed article on Sunday that is well worth a read for you baseball diehards. Cafardo said that there was a lot of pressure put on Alex Rodriguez to withdraw his lawsuit against the union according to one prominent player. ”It didn’t go over too well and Alex heard about it a lot. Nobody ever understood it...
Via Mets Merized Online
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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