Press Release provided by the San Diego Padres media department:
SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Padres today announced that they have extended Major League Spring Training invitations to 21 players. Executive Vice President/General Manager Josh Byrnes made the announcement.
The list of non-roster invitees includes 11 right-handed pitchers, one left-handed pitcher, four catchers, four...
Yesterday was a fairly quiet day all around baseball compared to the days before with trades and whatnot. Yeah there were some signings, but most were minor, or pretty obvious that they were going to happen. For instance, Ichiro resigned with the Yankees and the Giants resigned Andres Torres. Torres was with the Giants for two years before being traded for Angel Pagan, but now he...
The San Diego Padres announced the signing of seven players to minor league contracts. These players have also received invitations to major league spring training. Players signed:
OF Travis Buck
RHP Sean O’Sullivan,
RHP Jason Ray
RHP Daniel Stange
INF Gregorio Petit
C Rene Rivera
C Eddy Rodriguez
Every year on my birthday I wish for one thing: a Padres win. This year is no different, but the Padres are off today so I can't really get that wish on the day of. However, they did take the series from the Dodgers last night so I take that as an early birthday present from the team that I have literally loved since birth. Story time: On the night that I was born, the game was...
The Tucson Padres finished of it's 2012 season with a win loss record of 56-88. The T-Pads finished fourth in the Pacific Coast League Southern Division, Tucson was behind the first place team the Sacramento River Cats by 30 games. Tucson also trailed the third place team the Fresno Grizzlies by 18 games. The T-Pads finished off its 22nd week playing the Salt Lake Bees in a four...