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,…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 71 With James & Patrick

November 13, 2017

  The MLB Winter Meetings are just about to kick off in Florida. In recent days, the Padres have been linked to Eric Hosmer. I know it sounds far-fetched and it is. We discuss the topic, as we try to figure out what exactly the Padres are doing. The team is not built to win now, so entertaining such an expensive free agent seems really strange, especially if you factor…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 70 with Sac Bunt Dustin

November 8, 2017

  The Padres EVT Podcast returns with a guest, as we welcome one of the best Padres writers to the show. Dustin is well-known around Padreland as Sac Bunt Dustin. His recently launched newsletter is the talk of Padres Twitter. Dustin brings terrific insight to the team and he writes daily pieces about the Padres and other topics. One thing is regurgitating fact after fact about the team, but to…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 69 with James & Patrick

November 6, 2017

  Even though the Padres season is in the winter, there is plenty to discuss. The Padres have hired a new hitting coach, and his name is Matt Stairs. We discuss the addition and we also talk about the addition of Skip Schumaker to the coaching staff. There were also many transactions completed in the last few days. Tim Melville, Hector Sanchez, and Cory Mazzoni were all released, as the…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 68 with A.J. Cassavell

October 26, 2017

The San Diego Padres’ season is over, but we will still continue to bring you content. Game two of the World Series was amazing for the sport of baseball. The contest between the Astros and Dodgers will be an all-time classic game that fans will speak about for years. It could not have happened at a better time for the sport as the game was on a slow Wednesday night….


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,…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 66 with James and Patrick

October 6, 2017

The San Diego Padres’ season is over, but there is still plenty to talk about. This show starts out with some Shohei Otani talk, as the rumors swirling about this young man keep on coming. The Padres are surely longshots for his services, but there are still numerous connections between Otani and the Padres. We discuss the possibilities. Ron Fowler recently stated that the Padres could finish .500 next season….


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…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 64 with James & Patrick

September 19, 2017

We first discuss the state of the Padres. Are they coming or going? They don’t even know. The tank talk is strong as the team is still within reach of a top-5 selection. With roughly 12 games left, the Friars would need a losing streak to gain a top selection. This will be worth monitoring as the season ends. September call-ups were just made, as Hunter Renfroe, Travis Jankowski, Christian…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 63 with Jim Callis

September 13, 2017

We were extremely excited to talk to Jim Callis. He is widely recognized in the industry as one of the best in the business. MLB and MLB pipeline are where everyone goes for prospect information. In speaking with Jim, we learn about what goes into creating the site’s lists. The timing was perfect for today’s podcast, as Jim just revealed his prediction for next years top-10 overall prospects. Mackenzie Gore…


EVT Padres Podcast: Episode 62 with James & Patrick

September 11, 2017

We were off for a week or so. Sorry about that. Life happens. In our return, we discuss the current state of the Padres, briefly. The main focus of this episode was the prospects. The team recently announced a Padres prospect game, which will take place at the end of the month at Petco Park. The entire roster of this team was announced today and we talk about it. Like…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 61 with Kyle Glaser

August 30, 2017

      The San Diego Padres are built for the future. No other time in Padre history has there been an abundance of high-ceiling prospects, like there is now. With all that being said, we thought we would bring in native San Diegan and Baseball America writer, Kyle Glaser, to discuss the minor league system. The premise of this podcast is to go over the best tools in the…