ALEX DICKERSON NEWS

Pirates Re-Instate Wes Freeman From the Voluntary Retired List

Mini camp started today, which not only features a large group of major league players working out in Bradenton for a week, but a large group of minor league players, who will be here for at least two weeks. When looking over the roster of players that are here, one name surprised me: Wes Freeman. You may remember Freeman from the Pirates’ system a few years ago. He was a 16th...
Via Pirates Prospects
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Daily Farm Round-Up: 8-25-14

It was a sloppy night across the farm. The Chihuahuas were the only team in the organization to get a win as the Fort Wayne and Eugene offenses were nowhere to be found. The Missions were completely blown out by the Hooks.   Hitting Prospect of the Day: Alex Dickerson Pitching Prospect of the Day: Zechariah Lemond   El Paso Chihuahuas 4, Colorado Springs Sky Sox 3 Rico Noel ...
Via Friarhood
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily Farm Round-Up: 8-22-14

It was a good night offensively on the farm as the Chihuahuas, Missions, TinCaps, and AZL Padres all scored at least 5 runs. Out of that group, the TinCaps were the only team to lose.   Hitting Prospect of the Day: Trea Turner/Nick Schulz Pitching Prospect of the Day: Rafael De Paula   El Paso Chihuahuas 5, Oklahoma City RedHawks 4 Jace Peterson – 3B: 1-4, 2B, RBI, K Tyler Greene...
Via Friarhood
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily Farm Round-Up: 7-27-14

Led by a strong start from Matt Wisler, the Chihuahuas were the only team in the Padres organization to earn a victory tonight. Throughout the rest of the farm, the pitching struggled and the bats weren’t much better.   Hitting Prospect of the Day: Hunter Renfroe Pitching Prospect of the Day: Matt Wisler   El Paso Chihuahuas 4, Fresno Grizzlies 3 Everth Cabrera – SS: 1-3, BB...
Via Friarhood
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Top 25 Padres Prospects

This is a list of the best prospects in the Padres’ organization.  To be eligible for this list a player must not have appeared in the majors. It’s a weird way to do things, but means more young prospects will appear.  Prospects are ranked both by their ultimate potential and the likelihood that they will reach that potential.  The easiest way to understand the rankings is...
Via Padres Public
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Spring Report: Padres Cut Roster to 32 Players

With opening day only 5 days away, the Padres have inched closer to finalizing their official 25-man roster by cutting another handful of players from major-league camp. The largest cuts in the Spring roster came this past weekend with 10 players being moved between Sunday and Monday morning. The cuts included LHP Patrick Schuster (The Padres Rule V draft pick from the Arizona Diamondbacks...
Via Friarhood
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres notes: Chris Denorfia & Alex Dickerson

The San Diego Padres have two players with injuries that required further examination.  Chris Denorfia was removed from Thursday's lineup late & will see doctors later today.  From Dennis Lin from U-T San Diego:"Outfielder Chris Denorfia will miss a “couple days” with a sore right shoulder, Padres manager Bud Black said Friday."Denorfia is scheduled to be the starting right...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Dickerson hits three-run homer, Padres beat A's 6-5

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) -- Sonny Gray retired the first 11 in four scoreless innings and Jed Lowrie hit his first home run of the spring for Oakland on Tuesday before the San Diego Padres rallied for a 6-5 victory over the Athletics. Gray allowed only Will Venable's ground single while striking out two with no walks in 45 pitches. He was helped by Sam Fuld's sliding catch of Alexi Amarista...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Something Different This Way Comes -Spring Training 2014

Twenty one days and counting! That would be three weeks to you and me. Padres pitchers and catchers report for physicals on the 13th of February with the full squad due on the18th. If you’ve been paying attention this off-season you will have noticed that the Padres 40 man roster looks a lot different than the start of last spring training. And I am excited by those changes. Going...
Via Friarhood
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres Invite 18 Non-Roster Players to Major League Spring Training

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Padres today announced that they have extended Major League Spring Training invitations to 18 players.  Executive Vice President/General Manager Josh Byrnes made the announcement. The list of non-roster invitees includes eight right-handed pitchers, two catchers, five infielders and three outfielders.  Three of the invitees, Blaine Boyer, Alberto Gonzalez...
Via Friarhood
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Existential Angst: Industry Comments on Austin Hedges

In early December Baseball America’s Matt Eddy revealed his 2014 Padres Prospect list. Earlier this week Jason Parks of Baseball Prospectus published his version of the top 10 in the Padres system. The lists were nearly identical with the exception of Keyvious Sampson (Baseball America) and the recently acquired Alex Dickerson (Baseball Prospectus) both listed as the org’s 9th...
Via Padres Public
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss
Padres News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Obama zings Pats over Deflate-gate

Each major conference's POY candidates

Super Bowl XLIX preview and predictions: Patriots vs. Seahawks

The 13 things we want to see in Super Bowl XLIX

49 Stops to Super Bowl XLIX

Tiger Woods, misses cut: ‘I’m only doing this so I won’t get fined’

Ranking the repeat SB champions

Roger Goodell grilled on Deflategate

Katy Perry, Russell Wilson dating?

Rex Ryan has advice for Seahawks

Super Bowl: Things you can't control

LeBron and the Cavs are ready to make a run

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.