Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 72 with Jeff Paternostro of Baseball Prospectus

November 15, 2017

The San Diego Padres have constructed a top-notch farm system. For the first time in decades, Padre fans are anxious to witness this young talent make its way to the major leagues. The most relevant topics pertaining to the team in recent months have been prospect related. That is just how it is. This team is built for the future. In speaking about the future and evaluation of your players,…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 67 with James and Patrick

October 11, 2017

The San Diego Padres’ season is over, but we are still going strong at EVT. Episode 67 is a continuation from last week’s show where we gave a recap of the 2017 Padres. In episode 66, we spoke about the infield and catching positions. For this week, we finish off the roster by discussing the outfield and pitching staff. The left field battle will surely heat up in the spring,…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 65 with James and Patrick

October 2, 2017

Sorry for the break. Life happens. We are back this week with a solo show. Patrick and I first discuss our time at the SD Social Summit and the prospects game that followed. We were lucky enough to see many young players this weekend and all are very fresh in our minds. We give you a bit of info on some. The PadresOnDeck game on Saturday was a delight, as…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 60 with James and Patrick

August 29, 2017

The San Diego Padres are coming into the last 30 games of their 2017 season. In this episode we discuss the state of the team now, and we also converse about the future. Is the tank back on? The Padres have not played well recently. Does that mean the team will certainly earn a top selection? We once again talk about this topic. We discuss some September call-ups and who…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 59 with Nathan Ruiz of MLB.com

August 24, 2017

Nathan Ruiz is new to the San Diego sports scene. He is the Associate Reporter for MLB.com (Padres). Nathan just graduated from OSU in May and started with the Padres in June. It was very interesting talking to the young reporter as he has earned the opportunity to speak to these major league players first-hand. We first learn a little bit about Nathan and his passion for the game. We…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 57 with A.J. Cassavell

August 17, 2017

A.J. Cassavell of MLB.com is welcomed back to the show and officially becomes our most frequent guest with his third appearance. We start off talking about the state of the locker room with A.J. and how it has blossomed into what we see presently. The 2017 San Diego Padres were not supposed to be a good squad. The team isn’t a World Series contender presently by any stretch of the…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 56 with Eric Longenhagen

August 16, 2017

The Padres EVT Podcast brings back Eric Longenhagen of FanGraphs. He just finished up his top-10 list for the San Diego Padres, so we thought it was the perfect opportunity to bring him on in and discuss the list. As we all know, FanGraphs is a very reliable site to gather information of everything baseball. Eric is the lead prospect analyst and has seen many of these young players firsthand….

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 53 with James & Patrick

August 4, 2017

  How about a quick little podcast on the Padres day off? Patrick and I were itching to talk some Padre baseball, so we fired up the old podcast machine and gave it a whirl. We started out talking about, of all things, the Los Angeles Dodgers. The team from up north has played remarkable so far this season, and we discuss how they are also built for the long…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 51 with James & Patrick

July 27, 2017

The San Diego Padres have played some pretty respectable baseball in the past few weeks. We start the podcast by talking about Sonny Gray. Ken Rosenthal recently named the Padres as a dark horse candidate for his services, and we discuss the pitcher. Gray might be a quality starter, and enticing, but we both agree the Padres should not dismantle the farm system just yet. Manuel Margot has been on…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 50 with Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com

July 26, 2017

For our 50th episode, we bring back friend to the show, Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com. The site is fresh off their updated rankings for each MLB team. Before bringing in Jonathan, Patrick and I discuss the recent trade. Brandon Maurer, Ryan Buchter, and Trevor Cahill were shipped to KC on Monday, and we discuss the trade between ourselves. The trade might have been tough for some Padre fans to see,…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 49 with James & Patrick

July 14, 2017

  This week’s show opens with some Pablo Sandoval talk. Ugh. The switch-hitting third baseman has been released by the Red Sox, and some would like the Padres to take a look at Kung-Fu Panda. Ultimately, we believe, he is not a good fit for this young team and we discuss the numerous reasons why he should not come close to Petco Park. Hunter Renfroe went on the D.L. with…

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