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Padres acquire Wil Myers in 3-team trade

            The San Diego Padres have acquired Will Myers in a three-team trade, reports ESPN’s Jim Bowden. Trade: WSH gets Joe Ross PTNL (Turner): SD gets Myers, Castillo, Hanigan & Gerardo Reyes; TB gets Butch, Smith, Ott, Bauers, Rivera,Souza — Jim Bowden (@JimBowden_ESPN) December 17, 2014 Three way deal has been...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasmani Grandal could make trading Matt Kemp palatable

I’m not going to lie: I am quite happy the Dodgers’ primary catcher is Yasmani Grandal. I’ve been on him for about a year, and with Andrew Friedman’s front office being all about pitch framing, a match was natural. I don’t like the fact the Dodgers had to trade Matt Kemp to get him, but here we are. Let’s look at just what the Dodgers have in Grandal. Here’s what I...
Via Dodgers Digest
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers agree to trade Matt Kemp to Padres

The Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to trade Matt Kemp to the San Diego Padres, according to various media reports. Kirk Kenney and Dennis Lin of U-T San Diego are reporting that the Padres will receive Kemp and catcher Tim Federowicz in exchange for catcher Yasmani Grandal and two pitching prospects. The Dodgers will also...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers trade Matt Kemp to Padres for Grandal, two pitching prospects

The Los Angeles Dodgers, in the midst of an extreme roster makeover, have agreed to a deal that sends outfielder Matt Kemp and catcher Tim Federowicz to the Padres in exchange for catcher Yasmani Grandal and two pitching prospects, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported early Thursday morning. In addition, the Padres will receive approximately $30 million to offset the remainder of...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

In Defense of Grandal for Kemp (*Subject To Change)

Before we start, allow me to direct you to two important pieces that Sac Bunt Dustin has posted on this site in the last week or so. One, discusses the value of Yasmani Grandal somewhat in a vacuum (that is to say, before his name was so strongly tied to a team/player). The other, posted today, is directly related (and ultimately, not in favor of) trading Grandal to Los Angeles for...
Via Padres Public
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Why I Wouldn’t Trade Yasmani Grandal

Alternate title: Why I Wouldn’t Trade Yasmani Grandal, Unless Some Team Blew Me Out of the Water Yesterday, Buster Olney via Twitter: Other teams say the Padres have gotten more aggressive in marketing catcher Yasmani Grandal in trade discussions. — Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) December 1, 2014 Trading Grandal might make sense if you view him as an offensive disappointment,...
Via Padres Public
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Padres Actively Shopping Yasmani Grandal

According to Buster Olney of ESPN, the Padres are actively shopping catcher Yasmani Grandal. The Cuban-born catcher has spent his three-year career entirely with the San Diego Padres, hitting .245 with 24 home runs and 94 RBI in those three years combined. Grandal is likely to command more than usual, due to the lackluster amount of catchers left on the free agent market, after Russell...
Via Baseball Essential
20 days 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

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 to start season on DL, result of collision

San Diego Padres catcher Yasmani Grandal's 2013 season ended on July 6 when Anthony Rendon of Washington slid hard into him at home plate. Grandal suffered a torn ACL and MCL in his right knee. He had surgery on August 6 to repair the tendons.Initial reports had Grandal needing nine months to recover, scheduling his rehab in May, 2014, and pushing his season debut to approximately...
Via Sports Injury Alert
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

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