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YASMANI GRANDAL RUMORS

September players of the month

Hitter of the month: C/1B – Yasmani Grandal September totals:  291/408/519 –   4 HR, 6 2B, 14 RBI, 16 R For a very short time in 2012, the tandem of Yasmani Grandal and Yonder Alonso became the Y’s guys because of their torrid offensive production.  Shortly there after, Alonso started getting hurt and dropped off the map.  Grandal got suspended and then hurt, wiping out...
Via Friarhood
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Padres Rumors: Yasmani Grandal wants out of San Diego

The San Diego Padres are not going to make the playoffs this season. They were sellers at the trade deadline, and even though they are third in the National League West, they currently sit 13.5 games out of first place with a 59-69 record. Not everyone is happy to be playing with San Diego right now, including catcher Yasmani Grandal.Grandal and his agents will ask the Padres for...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Yasmani Grandal to host Masq Madness Masquerade Ball

Yasmani Grandal of the San Diego Padres and ALTITUDE Sky Lounge at San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter to Host Masq Madness Masquerade Ball (SAN DIEGO) August 1, 2014 - ALTITTUDE Sky Lounge at the San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter, along with Yasmani Grandal, catcher for the San Diego Padres, will host Masq Madness, a glamourous black tie affair, on Saturday, August 30th beginning...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Yasmani Grandal (C / 1B, SD) – Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in NL-Only Leagues, Mixed Leagues with Two Catcher Spots ANALYSIS: After a promising rookie campaign in 2012 in which he belted eight home runs and posted a stellar .394 OBP over 192 at-bats, the once-highly-touted prospect Yasmani Grandal has struggled, not only at the plate, but to stay in baseball, as well. […]
Via RotoBaller
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Baby gets shaken around while dad scrambles for home run ball (video/GIF)

Your browser does not support iframes. It should go without saying that no souvenir baseball is worth possibly hurting one’s child, let alone a traumatic brain injury in an infant. But some folks will never learn, as evidenced by this guy diving into a battle for a ball hit for a three-run homer off the […] The post Baby gets shaken around while dad scrambles for home run ball...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres' catcher Yasmani Grandal sustains injury to right leg

This afternoon, Padres' catcher Yasmani Grandal injured his right leg on a force play at the plate against the Washington Nationals.  The injury forced Grandal to leave the game. As reported by Corey Brock of MLB.com, "With the bases loaded, Ian Desmond grounded a ball at first baseman Jesus Guzman, who threw home to get Anthony Rendon, who was running down...
Via MLB Injury News
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss
DOUBLE TROUBLE

Umpires blow two calls on the same play

Your browser does not support iframes. MLB umpires continue their trend of horrendous blown calls, but they may have topped themselves by blowing two calls on the same play during extra innings of Thursday night's game at Coors Field between the San Diego Padres and Colorado Rockies. It happened in the top of the 12th inning as the Padres had bases loaded and one out. Padres...
Via Holdout Sports
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Padres C Grandal eligible to be reinstated Tuesday

Padres catcher Yasmani Grandal is eligible to be reinstated Tuesday from a 50-game suspension for a positive testosterone test that called into question just how good his rookie numbers were. Beyond saying he made a ''mistake,'' Grandal has never told team officials why he took PEDs. Now they say Grandal will have to quiet any skepticism with his play. Grandal was...
Via Fox Sports
May 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Yasmani Grandal suspended 50 games

San Diego Padres catcher Yasmani Grandal was suspended for 50 games due to to a positive test for PEDs. Grandal reportedly had a high testosterone level, The suspension is for the same thing that both Melky Cabrera and Bartolo Colon were suspended for during the season. This is obviously not good news for the Padres. Grandal was acquired by the Padres last winter as the centerpiece...
Via The Outside Corner
November 07, 2012  |  1 Comment

Grandal's injury has Padres worried

The San Diego Padres are holding their collective breath. Rookie catcher Yasmani Grandal came out of Monday night's game in Cincinnati with a strained oblique muscle in his right side. Although Grandal said after the game that he didn't think it was a major strain, it creates potential problems for the Padres on several fronts. First, the switch-hitting, 23-year-old...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 31, 2012  |  Discuss
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