Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- November 12 (Fernando Tatis Shut Down for the Winter)

November 12, 2017

The Padres are a team on the rise. The future is bright in sunny San Diego, as the farm system of this team is developing at a fast pace. Despite the fact the Peoria Javelinas elected to rest their Padre position players, there were a total of nine  Padre’ minor leagues in action around the globe. Unfortunately for Padre Fans, Fernando Tatis has been shut down by the Padres. The…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- November 11

November 11, 2017

The San Diego Padres are well into their winter, but there is still plenty of action to keep updated on. Nine total minor leaguers were in action on Saturday night, including Josh Naylor and Luis Urias who were on national television. The MLB network aired the game between Surprise and Peoria, so many Padre fans got their first opportunity to see the Peoria Javelinas. Peoria got out to a big…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- November 10

November 10, 2017

The San Diego Padres had nine players in action on Friday. In Peoria, the Javelinas lost 11-5 at the hands of the Surprise Saguaros and now possess a record of 14-11 so far this season. Despite the loss, Peoria is maintaining their three game over Surprise and the Glendale Desert Dogs in the AFL West Division. The Australian Baseball League will start next week on the 16th, as the Canberra…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- Overall Numbers Thus Far on 24 Players

November 9, 2017

The San Diego Padres are well represented in the winter league seasons around the globe. There are a total of 24 players currently participating in action. From Fernando Tatis to Diego Goris, the talent pool is plenty. Here is how each player has done so far in their respected leagues. The numbers are pretty impressive for most of these young men. Take note that the Australian Winter League begins soon,…

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Down on the Farm: Winter League Roundup- November 7

November 7, 2017

The San Diego Padres minor league prospects had a busy Tuesday night, as 11 players were in action. The Javelinas lost 5-1, but five different Padres players participated in the game, including three pitchers. With a 13-10 record, the Javelinas still hold a three-game lead over the Surprise Saguaros in the AFL West division. In the Dominican Republic, Fernando Tatis and Franchy Cordero both played. Fernando Perez continued his hitting…

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San Diego Padres Top-100 Prospects

November 6, 2017

The San Diego Padres’ farm system is arguably the healthiest it has ever been in the existence of the franchise. The amount of depth in the minor league system is ridiculous. There are literally multiple young prospects at each position on the diamond being cultivated. The majority of these prized players are teenagers, so there is some reason to be slightly concerned about their overall progression. Prospects are not a…

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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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