DEAN ANNA RUMORS & GOSSIP
Gary Sanchez, the organization’s top prospect, was added to the 40-man roster
While the A-Rod circus reached new heights yesterday, the Yankees made a handful of roster moves.
They acquired infielder Dean Anna from the Padres in exchange for right-handed pitcher Ben Paullus. Anna, 26, hit .331 with nine homers and 73 RBI in 132 games with Triple-A Tucson in 2013. He’s viewed...
It’s that time of year where major leagues clubs have to make decisions on who they want the protect from being taken in the Rule 5 Draft. And the Padres made some hard choices today.
Added were starting pitchers Josh Johnson, Donn Roach, Keyvius Sampson, and Juan Oramas.
Keyvius Sampson (Photo courtesy of madfriars.com)
Gone are 2B Dean Anna, relief pitchers Brad Brach, Miles...
Today, the Yankees traded a minor league nobody for another minor league nobody. Whenever we do such a thing - after I'm done puking over the memory of trading Tyler Clippard for Jonathan Albaladejo - I think, as I suspect we all do: WTF?OK, for the record: We traded 24-year-old RH pitcher Ben Paullus to San Diego for 26 year old Dean Anna, a LH utility infielder. So, altogether...
The player of the year award is about who had the best season; not who may or may not eventually become the best player, but who earned it on the field in 2013.
We chose Dean Anna, a 26th-round draft choice out of Ball State University in Indiana, a school better known as David Lettermans alma mater than for producing baseball players.
Its a great honor to win and I really appreciate...
Summary: Despite not having a bona fide ber prospect like they had last year with Jedd Gyorko, the T-Pads put together a nice collection of talented players who could have productive major league careers.
The offensive star in Tucsons final season in the PCL was Ball States Dean Anna, who led the league in batting. Outfielder Jaff Decker, who had a nice rebound season, along with...
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Despite a terrific night from Dean Anna, the T-Pads pitching staff was shaky and Tucson lost 10-6. Austin Hedges has been held hitless over his first two starts with San Antonio as the Missions lost 2-3. The Storm were the only full season team that recorded a victory tonight.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Dean Anna
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Juan Oramas
Tucson Padres 6, Nashville...
The San Diego Padres have twenty-five players on the major league roster.
Twenty-five and maybe, just maybe, every year there are two or three openings that may pop up. Here is the problem; over one hundred and fifty players, albeit in different stages of development, are within the organizations minor leagues so the odds are not great at making it to Petco Park.
So you can imagine...
Each month, MadFriars looks at the best performers across the Padres minor league system. In May, Tucson (Triple-A), San Antonio (Double-A) and Fort Wayne (Low-A) all posted winning records, though in most cases the total was greater than the sum of the parts. There were still plenty of bright spots at every stop.
As a 26th-round pick out of little-known Ball State...
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SAN ANTONIO -- Dean Anna, 25, is the type of player that everyone loves to write about; an embodiment of just about every feel good cliche in baseball.