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Tijuana Toros Acquire Justin Greene & Hector Galvan From Acereros del Norte In Multi-Player Deal

Tijuana, Mexico The Tijuana Toros continue to makes moves and signings ahead of the 2018 LMB season as the squad currently trains in Tucson, Arizona. This Friday, the border city side completed a multi-player trade with Acereros del Norte that brought outfielder Justin Greene and right-handed pitcher Hector Galvan to Tijuana. Pedro Mere did have to give up a few players in the deal as Edwin Quirarte, Jordan Aboites Chris…

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Itzel Gonzalez Saves The Day, Arlina Montes Scores as Xolos Femenil Get First Win Of Clausura 2018

Xolos Femenil have abandoned the cellar and have achieved their first win in the Liga MX Femenil Clausura 2018. The border city team visited Monarcas Morelia at the Estadio Morelos this Saturday in what was going to be a close game. The contest was very hard-fought but Andrea Rodebaugh’s team came home with a 1-0 win versus La Monarquia. The Mexican head coach only made one adjustment to her lineup…

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Tijuana Xolos Liga MX CL 18 Week 9 Preview: Xolos Face “Piojo” & Company At Estadio Azteca

Game: Club America vs Tijuana Xolos When: Saturday, February 24, 2018 Where: Estadio Azteca, Mexico City Time: 7:00 P.M. PST TV: Univision Deportes The Tijuana Xolos will play their ninth game in the Liga MX Clausura 2018 this Saturday as the team takes on Club America at the Estadio Azteca. Club Tijuana is currently in solid form going into this game, coming off a 4-1 win against Pumas UNAM and…

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Hot Lava Blowback From Hosmer Deal

In the Padres’ press conference welcoming Eric Hosmer to San Diego, agent Scott Boras opined that the organization as a whole is a “volcano of hot talent lava.” Hosmer brings his experience with a Kansas City Royals team that won the World Series to San Diego and will take over first base. The addition displaces Wil Myers from that position and causes a hot lava ripple effect throughout the clubhouse…

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Can Chris Paddack Make a Strong Return in 2018?

On June 30th, 2016, the San Diego Padres traded Fernando Rodney to the Miami Marlins for a young, talented pitcher in Chris Paddack. At the time, Rodney was having a phenomenal season and the Marlins acquired him in order to bolster a weakened bullpen as they were looking to make a playoff push. The Padres would command a decent return, based on Rodney´s success at the time, and would acquire…

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Xolos Femenil Seek First Win Against Morelia After Strong Performance Against Veracruz

Game: Monarcas Morelia Femenil vs Xolos Femenil When: Saturday, February 24, 2018 Where: Estadio Morelos, Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico Time: 10:30 P.M. PST Xolos Femenil will look for their first win in the Liga MX Femenil Clausura 2018 this Saturday when the team visits Monarcas Morelia. The two teams played each other in Week 1 of the tournament and had an exciting 2-2 tie at the Estadio Caliente. Samantha Arellano and…

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The “Trevor Time” Impact on Padres Pitching

The San Diego Padres enter the 2018 season with one of the weaker starting rotations in all of baseball. With a plethora of young, unproven talent at the core of their starting five, there will certainly be a lot of ups and downs for the Padres throughout the marathon that is a baseball season. Their bullpen, however, is a different story. When the Padres were a competitive playoff team, a…

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Tijuana Xolos: Club Tijuana Could Face Five Ex-Xolos This Saturday

There are certain teams in the Liga MX that work as trade partners, making deals year after year. Club America has done this with the Tijuana Xolos over the years, taking standout players such as Javier Guemez, Pablo Aguilar, and Dario Benedetto, just to name a few. Pablo Aguilar actually found his way back to Tijuana this year in a swap deal that sent three Xolos players to Mexico City….

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Tijuana Toros Name Former Padres’ Player Oscar Robles As Hitting Coach

This Thursday, the Tijuana Toros officially announced Oscar Robles as their new hitting coach to replace Matias Carrillo. The former Marlins and Brewers outfielder recently departed the border city side to become the new manager for Generales de Durango. Robles retired from professional baseball just last year, but could not keep away from the diamond for too long. The Tijuana native did not enjoy a very extensive or fruitful MLB career…

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Padres 40-Man Roster Rankings: #11 Freddy Galvis

Background If there was an offseason trade I disliked more than the Chase Headley acquisition, it was the deal that brought shortstop Freddy Galvis to San Diego from Philadelphia. It’s nothing against Galvis, but I didn’t, and still don’t, see the point of giving up a decent pitching prospect for a one-year stopgap shortstop who just isn’t that good. Once again, no offense to Galvis. Really, none. Signed by the…

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Padres Putting Pieces Together on Eve of Cactus League Play

The San Diego Padres’ signing of Eric Hosmer this week has initiated a domino effect on the team as a handful of players are being asked to shift positions to facilitate the addition. Wil Myers will be moving from first base back into the outfield. He has been taking reps in both left and right field. With the potential of Myers moving into right, Hunter Renfroe may be forced to…

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