Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 38 with Mark Grant

May 26, 2017

A new record for us here at EVT, as we bring you our third podcast of the week. For our latest show, we bring in Mark Grant of the San Diego Padres. He is an icon in the San Diego community, and represents the team very well. Mud joins us on the road from Washington D.C., as the Padres are in the midst of a six-game road trip. We talk…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 37 with Jonathan Mayo of

May 24, 2017

  In our ongoing effort to bring you a complete coverage of the San Diego Padres, from the minor leagues to Petco Park, we here at EVT bring you Jonathan Mayo of for our next podcast. The 2017 MLB Amateur Draft is weeks away, and the Padres have the third selection. There are tons of rumors swirling around the team and who they are potentially eyeing. We thought, instead…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 36 with James & Patrick

May 22, 2017

Another solo show this week, as we first discuss all the recent moves made by the team. Travis d’Arnaud, Jose Valdez, and Carlos Asuaje are all a topic of discussion for the two of us. The addition of d’Arnaud is intriguing, as we don’t know exactly where he fits on the squad. He plays all over the place, but at the age of 30, he is no prospect. He gives…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 35 with James & Patrick

May 18, 2017

Another solo episode for us, as we bring you some current Padres news. This week, we start off conversing about the Padres’ issues against the Brewers this past series. The team has had glimpses of solid play, but in recent weeks, they have played miserably. They continue to give away games, and we discuss if this Padres team is really the worst team in Major League Baseball right now. In…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 34 with Eric Longenhagen of FanGraphs

May 11, 2017

For the 34th episode, we bring you a special treat. Eric Longenhagen of Fangraphs joins us to discuss the Padres’ farm system. Eric is FanGraphs’ lead prospect analyst, and has seen many of the young Padres players that are presently trying to make their way to Petco. We were excited to pick Eric’s brain a bit, as we discuss many of the Padres top prospects. Fernando Tatis Jr., Jorge Ona,…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 33 with James & Patrick

May 8, 2017

Another week, another solo show with just the two of us. It look like we will continue with this format for the near future, as we received some positive feedback. In this week’s show, we discuss the current Padres situation and the addition of Matt Szczur, who the club traded for Monday. We discuss Szczur and his abilities, and what his addition means for the current Padres 25-man squad. Hunter…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 32 with Dan Szymborski

April 28, 2017

  In this episode, we welcome back Dan Szymborski of ESPN. Dan is the ZIPS creator, and his projection system is widely regarded as one of the best in the business. He joins us fresh off a vacation and he is ready to talk Padres baseball. Not a topic he discusses too often, but he was more than willing to talk about the state of the franchise with us. Last…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 29 with Bernie Wilson

April 19, 2017

  For the 29th episode of the show we welcome back San Diego scribe legend, Bernie Wilson. He has covered San Diego sports for the Associated Press since 1991 and provided he his take on the scene. He is never one to be shy about his point of view and with that, he is an excellent interview. The man just has no problem telling it like it is, and that’s…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 24 with Geoff Young

July 1, 2016

In this 24th episode of the Padres EVT Podcast we bring you Geoff Young of Baseball Prospectus fame. Geoff starting writing about the San Diego Padres in September of 1997 on a blog named Ducksnorts. Most Padres fans from the era are familiar with his work. He retired from his blog in September of 2011 and since has taken up writing a bit about the Padres for That is…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 12 with Dennis Lin

March 3, 2016

In this 12th edition of the Padres EVT Podcast we bring you Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune. He talks to us fresh off the Padres 7-0 loss in their first Cactus League game of the season. Dennis as a beat writer for the San Diego Padres has vast knowledge of the team that only a few media personalities have. He travels with the team from city to city and…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 11 with Mark Grant

February 25, 2016

In this edition, both Patrick and I were excited to sit down and speak with a true San Diego Padres legend. Mark Grant joined our show and we talked some Padres baseball with Mud. He is quickly becoming one of the Padres most treasured possessions. His style of broadcasting is like no other and Padres fans wouldn’t have it any other way. When you sit down and watch or listen…