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Padres Acquire INF Ryan Jackson for Jesus Guzman

On the heels of the Benoit news, the Padres acquired minor league depth in Ryan Jackson from the Astros in exchange for fan favorite Jesus Guzman. Jackson formally a top SS prospect in the Cardinals system was claimed off waivers by the Astros last month.  Heading into 2013, Baseball America ranked Jackson as the #15 prospect in the Cardinals system. Guzman a guy that routinely crushed...
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December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Jesus and the Giant Peach

Back in late September work had overtaken me.  So much so that I was barely keeping track of what was going on with the Padres.  But I did notice that during the last series with the Giants, Jesus Guzman homered. Apparently I have an unhealthy fixation with Jesus Guzman.  First thought:  Jeez, Guzman homered again?   Second:  Man, Guzman has OWNED the Giants this year! The first...
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October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Jesus Guzman Reaches his Zenith

Before the current home stand started, a little tidbit about Jesus Guzman popped up on the screen.  Padres Pregame reported he hit .417 on the road trip, with 2 HR and 5 RBI.  Jesus is a part-time player pressed into recent full-time service due to all the Padres injuries.  But that line, and the fact that the Padres have lost every game this season in which Guzman has homered got...
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July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Jesus Guzman Learns From His Gross Display of Exuberance

On Tuesday night Jesus Guzman hit a 2 run homer at AT&T Park to give the Padres a short lived lead over the San Francisco Giants. Hitting the HR was great. I mean, I thought it was great. I was excited. The problem with my excitement however was that it was more subdued than the excitement exhibited by Jesus Guzman as he broke into his HR trot. Let’s break down this ugly display...
Via Padres Public
June 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Benches clear in Padres-Giants game

Both benches cleared after Giants starter Madison Bumgarner threw a pitch behind Padres' first baseman Jesus Guzman in the second inning of their game Wednesday. Bumgarner's first pitch to Guzman sailed about belt-high, apparently in response to Guzman's excessive celebration after hitting a pinch-hit home run Tuesday night. Guzman jumped out of the way and then took several steps...
Via FOX Sports
June 19, 2013  |  Discuss

2011 Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire, Week 19: Jesus Guzman Shining In Sunny San Diego

Jesus Guzman (see credits below) Now that the non-waiver trade deadline has passed, we’re coming up on the trading deadline in most leagues.  So while it’s important to see what trades can help you out, you cannot forget the waiver wire – lots of leagues are won or lost by the owner who is savvy enough to pick up who his or her league mates passed over.  To that end, I give you...
Via The Fantasy Fix
August 08, 2011  |  Discuss

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