Padres' Chase Headley out in win over Rockies

The San Diego Padres defeated the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday by the score of 4-2. They did so with third baseman Chase Headley watching from the bench, as he was out of the lineup with a right biceps strain. Alexi Amarista started for Headley and went 1-for-2 with two runs scored and a walk. The win improved the Padres to 7-8 on the season. As reported by Corey Brock of MLB...
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Padres Rumors: Chase Headley admits this could be his last season in San Diego

Chase Headley will be a free agent at the end of the 2014 season and he knows that might be the end of his time as a San Diego Padre, according to MLB's Corey Brock.I asked Headley — a homegrown player who has never played for another organization — if he thought he would/will be a Padre for the rest of his playing career.“You understand that it’s part of the game and...
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Padres Rumors: San Diego 'nowhere close' to extension with Chase Headley

The San Diego Padres have already locked up one of their key infielders in Jedd Gyorko to a five-year, $35 million extension, but they have also tried to lock up third baseman Chase Headley to a long-term deal.Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports that the Padres made Headley a three-year offer worth between $33-39 million this offseason. A deal, however, is "nowhere close,"...
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Padres May Have Offered Chase Headley a Contract This Offseason

The Padres may have offered Chase Headley a contract this offseason.  Jon Heyman of is reporting: According to sources familiar with the talks, the Padres made an offer this winter to the third-base star Headley of a three-year extension that would have covered years 2015-17 for somewhere between $33 million and $39 million. The three-year extension offer, made after...
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Postgame 10: Padres 5, Tigers 1

SOUP DU JOUR Coleman April 13, 2014 at 6:48 pm [edit] We need to get Kelly back in the lineup. This Cabrera guy is killing us. Chase Headley was wearing his stone glove again, and that lent a wee bit of excitement to the top of the 9th, but otherwise, if you saw the 4th, you saw the game. Tigers had momentum, Max Scherzer gave it right back. Scherzer had a better day at the...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Padres rumors: Will Chase Headley find himself in New York pinstripes this year?

With Chase Headley in the last year of his contract with the San Diego Padres, is it a "no-brainer" that he should be traded while the team has a chance to collect on his upside? Entering his eighth season with the big club, Headley's had his fair share of struggles but he has also shown he has the skills needed to be a valuable pickup. He and the New York Yankees have...
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The Ghost of the Padres

Chase Headley is as close to a ghost as the Padres have ever had. And I'm not talking ghost runner, like when we all were kids and played pickup baseball, and there weren't enough players, so sometimes you'd have to leave a "ghost runner" on second or third base so you could go bat. No, I mean Casper the Friendly, or pick your favorite, ghost. Trade rumors have...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Chase Headley Thought Boston Red Sox Were Going To Draft Him In 2005

Chase Headley has spent his entire career in the San Diego Padres organization. There was a time, however, when the third baseman thought his major league journey would go through Boston. Headley, who was drafted by the Padres in the second round of the 2005 draft, recently told’s Corey Brock that he actually thought the Red Sox were going to draft him before San Diego...
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Padres' Chase Headley is 100 percent and ready for free agency

The San Diego Padres won 76 games each of the past two seasons.  In order to improve upon that mark, they need more consistent play overall and better health. One player that needs a comeback year is third baseman Chase Headley, who batted just .250 with 13 home runs and 50 RBI last season. But things have not gone smooth for Headley this spring.  On February 25, it was reported...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Chase Headley: A Riddle Wrapped In a Mystery Inside an Enigma

Artwork courtesy of Jeremy Nash Chase Headley has been walking around on crutches in the Padres’ Spring Training clubhouse in Peoria thanks to a strained right calf muscle. It’s merely the latest in a surprisingly rich history of injuries suffered by Headley over the past few years. And that may answer a few questions. You may be asking, “What questions?” How about: Why...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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