Harper, Soto, Tatis Jr.: Who Wins MVP?

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For the first time since 2015, all three NL MVP finalists were eliminated from playoff contention. Bryce Harper, Juan Soto, Fernando Tatis Jr. were the leading vote getters, all of whose teams had a disappointing 2021. There is a case to be made for each, with pros and cons to each candidate. Bryce Harper I’ll […] READ MORE


Lesser of Two Evils: Mets & Padres Manager Openings

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Both the San Diego Padres and the New York Mets manager positions are open this offseason. On paper, both manager openings appear appealing to any candidate. Budding young superstars. Strong veteran presence. Teams that are both on the rise. Yet both teams fizzled out over the last couple of months during the 2021 regular season. Both […] READ MORE


San Diego Padres 2021 Off to a Roller Coaster Start

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The start of this year’s San Diego Padres season was quite a ride. Even though the first five games were full of ups and downs, the Padres are off to a solid start.  The Padres snagged three of four games from the Arizona Diamondbacks and dropped the first game of the second series to the […] READ MORE



Previewing the 2021 San Diego Padres

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The 2021 San Diego Padres had one of the best off-seasons in MLB history. First, they bolstered their starting rotation to become one of the best in the league. Then they strengthened their depth at nearly every position on the field. To top it all off, they signed their franchise star to a 14-year contract […] READ MORE


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