Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- November 5

November 5, 2017

The San Diego Padres had a total of eight players in action on Sunday afternoon. After an eventful Fall Stars Game, the Peoria Javelinas were off. Both Luis Urias and Josh Naylor had a successful all-star game, but in the end the West team lost to an East squad that rallied in the bottom of the eighth to overcome a 2-1 deficit. Urias homered in the game and Naylor had…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- November 4 *With Video

November 4, 2017

  The San Diego Padres were well-represented on Saturday, around the globe. The annual “Fall Stars” game was held in Phoenix, where the Padres had Luis Urias and Josh Naylor in attendance for the franchise. The Arizona Fall league puts on this showcase every year to display some of the brightest stars from the league. Both young infielders played well as they scored both runs for the West Division. The…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- November 3

November 3, 2017

The San Diego Padres had nine prospects in action on Friday night. In Peoria, the Javelinas lost 7-2 to the Glendale Desert Dogs. They are now 12-9 on the year with a three-game lead on the same Desert Dogs’ team in the AFL West standings. In other leagues around the globe, both Fernando Tatis and Franchy Cordero are in a bit of a slump. Both players did play on Friday…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- November 2

November 2, 2017

The San Diego Padres had 10 men in action on Thursday. In Peoria, the Javelinas were able to keep up their winning ways as they beat the Scottsdale Scorpions 4-2. The team is now 12-8 on the year and all alone in first place in the Arizona Fall League West division. The other leagues were active as well, as games were being played in Mexico and Venezuela. Both Franchy Cordero…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- November 1

November 1, 2017

The San Diego Padres had 10 players in action on Wednesday night. Franchy Cordero was arguably the most notable player participating in game action. The center fielder continues to make a smooth transition to the outfield and will be a real contender for a roster spot in the spring. Keep an eye on the speedy Dominican outfielder. The Peoria Javelinas lost 7-5 on Wednesday to the Scottsdale Scorpions. Walker Locket…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- October 31

October 31, 2017

Happy Halloween from the EVT staff. The San Diego Padres had many prospects in action on Tuesday, as a total of 11 players participated in game action. The Peoroia Javelinas continue to play well as the team beat the Surprise Saguaros 9-2 on Tuesday afternoon. The team is now 11-7 on the year and has a three game lead on the Glendale Desert Dogs in the AFL West standings. There…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- October 30

October 30, 2017

The San Diego Padres only had four players in action on Monday night. The Mexican, Venezuelan, and Puerto Rican leagues all were in an off-day. There was one game in the Dominican Republic, and that was Licey vs Escogido. Exciting news in the AFL, as a couple of Padres were named to the all-star team. The annual “Fall Stars Game” will take place this Saturday and be broadcast on the…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- October 29

October 30, 2017

There were a total of eight Padres minor league players participating in game action on Sunday. The Arizona Fall League was on a break, so the Peoria Javelinas had the day off. No play from Josh Naylor, Luis Urias, and company, as they regroup to start the second half of the season on Monday. CARRIBEAN/MEXICAN/VENEZUELAN WINTER LEAGUES Rafael Ortega went 0-3 with two walks and a run scored. He was…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- October 28

October 28, 2017

We have reached the midway point in the Arizona Fall League, and the Peopria Javelinas continue their hot streak. The team is now 10-6 on the season after beating Salt River by the score of 10-4 on Saturday. At the half way point, the Javelinas have a three-game lead over the Glendale Desert Dogs, who are 7-9. Peoria has assembled quite an impressive group of youngsters, and the Padres are…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- October 27

October 27, 2017

A total of 10 Padres minor leaguers got into game action on Friday. Josh Naylor hit a game-winning home run in the bottom of the eighth off Keegan Akin from the Orioles to give the Javelinas the 9-8 win. Peoria is now 9-6 on the year and in first place in the AFL. There was plenty of action in the Caribbean leagues, as both Fernando Tatis’ and Franchy Cordero‘s teams…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- October 26

October 26, 2017

The San Diego Padres had 10 players in action on Thursday night. There was also an announcement, coming from the Australian Winter Leagues, that four Padres will be playing on the Canberra Cavalry squad. Gabriel Arias, Lake Bachar, Buddy Reed, and Felipe Blanco will get into some games “Down Under” as they further their development. The season begins in November. In Arizona, the Javelinas won 19-4 as they pounded the…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- October 25

October 25, 2017

The San Diego Padres had nine players in action on Wednesday throughout the globe. The Peoria Javelinas lost 6-3 and are now 7-6 on the season. Tatis and Cordero did play in the Caribbean, as each continues their growth in the game. Josh Naylor and Luis Urias had the day off, but each should return to action on Thursday. ARIZONA FALL LEAGUE T.J. Weir got into some game action on…

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