Only 2 Padres prospects, Tommy Medica and Adys Portillo, played for the Javelinas tonight. Unfortunately, they both received negative results and endured nights that they hope to forget.
Tommy Medica-1B: 0-4, K
Adys Portillo-RP: 1.1 IP, 2H, 4ER, 3BB, 0K
Notes: Tommy Medica continued his struggles in the Arizona Fall League after going 0-4 with a...
Summary: For the second time in three years, San Antonio won the Texas League Championship despite losing their best hitter first baseman Tommy Medica before the finals. Hitting is never easy in San Antonio, but in addition to Medica the team boasted a talented outfield in Reymond Fuentes, Rico Noel and mid-season addition Yeison Ascencio.
Approach: We use a simple formula for the...
In an effort to stay close to our roots, the staff at Padres Public, will offer-up a haiku each Monday to describe the previous week in Padres Baseball. Restricting our feelings to 3 lines and 17 syllables to describe a week of play is a massive undertaking, but (un) fortunately, we are more than up to the task.
The Padres are 68-80 and just finished the week with a 3-3 record on...
During Sunday's Padres-Braves game, San Diego rookie Tommy Medica hit his second career home run. Big deal, right?
Well, as Medica was rounding the bases, Padres color commentator Mark Grant started singing Van Halen's "Panama", replacing the title of the song with "Medica".
Of course, this confused Dick Enberg, who had no idea what Grant was...
Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an afternoon in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.
The Padres lost 4-2 to the Phillies last night in what began as a battle of solo home runs.
Newly called up 1st baseman Tommy Medica hit a bomb in his second at-bat to center field off of Cliff Lee in the fifth inning. Freddy Galvis...
Things have been going well for Padres prospect Tommy Medica following Sunday night’s victory where the San Antonio Missions moved onto the Double-A Texas League Championship. Even better than the victory was the announcement that the young first baseman was being called up to the majors for a chance to show the club what he’s made of. The announcement came Sunday evening via...
A pair of home runs by Tommy Medica who showed once again when healthy he is one of the best hitters in the organization. A tough loss for Joe Ross and Jaff Decker is hitting in Tucson.
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As will be the story for much of this season three very good pitching performances by Donn Roach, Matt Wisler and Joe Ross. Offensively Tommy Medica picks up where he left off in San Antonio.