The 2021 Yankees FanGraphs Team Projections

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The Los Angeles Dodgers are the consensus best team in baseball. However, the 2021 team projections on FanGraphs, project the New York Yankees to have the highest team WAR in baseball. The Yankees are not just the only team projected to crack 50 WAR, but are ahead of the next-best team by a wide margin. […] READ MORE


San Diego Padres Add Depth this Off-season

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More Off-Season Magic for San Diego Much of the San Diego Padres’ off-season has centered around the big names that bolster their talented roster. Even more telling of their tremendous trades is the depth they’ve added along the way. The Friars added Blake Snell, Yu Darvish, and Joe Musgrove to their pitching rotation, which broke […] READ MORE


San Diego Padres Acquire Joe Musgrove

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In a three-team deal, the San Diego Padres acquired Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Joe Musgrove. Jeff Passan of ESPN was the first to report the news on Twitter. The New York Mets were the third team involved in the trade. The San Diego Padres are in agreement on a deal to acquire right-hander Joe Musgrove […] READ MORE


Padres Talk Contract Extension for Fernando Tatis Jr.

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Is a Contract Extension in Fernando Tatis Jr.’s Future? Rumors about an imminent contract extension for Fernando Tatis Jr. flew around baseball news sites last week. Now, different sources have confirmed that the alleged deal hasn’t even been talked about, let alone decided. Regardless, the San Diego Padres seem eager to ink Tatis with a […] READ MORE


San Diego Padres Secure Ha-seong Kim

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Among a flurry of off-season activity, the San Diego Padres touched up an international flare. The Padres officially came to terms with Korean Baseball Organization star Ha-seong Kim. The Details on the Ha-seong Kim Deal While terms are not yet set, the thought is that Kim’s initial duration will land anywhere from four to six […] READ MORE


Behind San Diego Padres Major Trades

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Padres General Manager A.J. Preller Makes History with Major Trades San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller added 2020 NL Cy Young Award runner-up Yu Darvish and 2018 AL Cy Young Award winner Blake Snell through trades and signed stellar second base prospect Ha-Seong Kim all in the span of 24 hours. Just when you […] READ MORE


San Diego Padres Trade for Pitcher Yu Darvish

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The San Diego Padres have made yet another big move. They have acquired pitcher Yu Darvish in a trade with the Chicago Cubs. This comes on the heels of another huge transaction that sent four good prospects to the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for Blake Snell. The announcement came at around 7 pm Pacific […] READ MORE


San Diego Padres Acquire Blake Snell

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The San Diego Padres have made the biggest splash of the offseason so far Sunday night in acquiring pitcher Blake Snell from the Tampa Bay Rays. Tampa Bay will receive four prospects in the trade, including the Padres’ third-best prospect Luis Patino. This news is very exciting as the market remains fairly cold. Jeff Passan […] READ MORE


Tomoyuki Sugano Officially Posted by Yomiuri Giants

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As of Monday, the Yomiuri Giants formally posted Tomoyuki Sugano. According to Jon Morosi, it will be effective as of 8:00 AM on Tuesday, and teams can negotiate with the right-handed pitcher. Although Sugano is 31 years old, he has been drawing interest from MLB scouts, according to Morosi. Last Monday, he mentioned the San […] READ MORE


Trevor Rosenthal Free Agent Destinations

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Among the better relief pitchers on the free-agent market this offseason is Trevor Rosenthal. The 30-year-old is coming off a very productive season with the Kansas City Royals and San Diego Padres. In 23 and two-thirds innings, Rosenthal posted a 1.90 ERA and struck out 14.5 batters per nine innings. Both are the best rates […] READ MORE