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


A.J. Preller Suspended by MLB

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By Joshua Greenberg – Last Word On Baseball Major League Baseball announced Thursday that San Diego Padres General Manager A.J. Preller has been suspended as a result of the League’s investigation into the Drew Pomeranz trade with the Boston Red Sox. Preller will serve a 30-day suspension, and will receive no pay during that period. […] READ MORE



Padres Possibilities for 2015

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When pitchers and catchers report on February 18 for the Reds, Indians, Phillies, Pirates, and Giants, baseball will reawaken to a 2015 season full of possibilities. Many trades, both surprising and tactical, and a willingness to spend on free agents have many teams sitting in a competitive seat come April. Padres Possibilities for 2015 When […] READ MORE



Padres acquire RHP Shawn Kelley from New York Yankees

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The following is a press release from the San Diego Padres. Padres acquire RHP Shawn Kelley from New York Yankees in exchange for RHP Johnny Barbato SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Padres announced today they have acquired right-handed pitcher Shawn Kelley from the New York Yankees in exchange for right-handed pitcher Johnny Barbato. In […] READ MORE


A.J. Preller – The Man Behind the Padres

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The Padres are a franchise that have seen legends like Tony Gwynn Sr., Dave Winfield and Ozzie Smith all wear their jersey. In recent years, such players as Adrian Gonzalez, Jake Peavy, and Trevor Hoffman have all worn a Padres uniform. Now, a new wave of potential stars will be in blue and beige for […] READ MORE


Report: Matt Kemp's Arthritic Hips Holding Up Trade

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A report today from Bob Nightingale of USA Today has revealed that there are major problems with Matt Kemp’s physical, as an exam revealed that Kemp has arthritis in both hips.  The Padres “continue to consult medical experts” in determining if they will indeed finalize the trade made for Kemp during last week’s winter meetings. […] READ MORE


Padres Hire A.J. Preller as New GM

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The San Diego Padres have made their decision on who to hire as their new general manager, and it is Rangers assistant GM A.J. Preller. Preller is being hired to replace former GM Josh Byrnes, who was fired earlier this season. Byrnes did not have a good tenure in San Diego, as the team went […] READ MORE