Chargers News: More Injuries as Franklin and Perryman Hurt

October 25, 2015

There have been many issues for this seasons San Diego Chargers. There is a ton of uncertainty regarding the future of this franchise in San Diego. There are also questions regarding the future of its defensive captain Eric Weddle. The most common theme which has been devastating is injuries to the whole team on both sides of the ball. The latest injuries suffered are a knee injury to Orlando Franklin and…

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Padres News: What is Will Middlebrooks Future?

October 24, 2015

When the San Diego Padres acquired Will Middlebrooks, he was envisioned as the third baseman of the future by management. Middlebrooks started off well for the Friars, but was sent to Triple-A in July and was never recalled by the team. Still the acquisition of Middlebrooks for Ryan Hanigan was a great deal for the Padres. The trade essentially saved the Padres about $7 million dollars in salary. What is…

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Chargers News: Weddle to Miss First Game in Six Years

October 24, 2015

The injury bug has hit the San Diego Chargers all season long, and it will continue to wreak havoc on Sunday when the Chargers take on the Oakland Raiders in Qualcomm Stadium. Both Eric Weddle and Antonio Gates are injured. Weddle has already been ruled out for the contest and Gates is looking like a game time decision. Even more troubling is the fact Keenan Allen is also banged up…

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Padres News: Can The Padres Construct a Winning Team in 2016?

October 23, 2015

  The past off-season will go down in San Diego Padres history as the most exciting and active in franchise history. The expectations for the 2015 Padres were high, but ultimately the deficiencies in the team were exposed and the team failed to play with any consistency. Management has not thrown in the towel however and is still attempting to take this franchise back into relevancy. It is no secret that…

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Chargers News: The Bright Side of This Chargers Season

October 22, 2015

If you are a fan of the San Diego Chargers long enough, you will realize that nothing comes easy for this franchise. The team has a long history of playing to the level of their opponent. Getting smashed by a mediocre Minnesota Vikings team one week, and playing the Green Bay Packers tough on the road in another week, is just an example of how maddening this team can be…

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Padres News: Managerial Search Progressing

October 21, 2015

It is no secret that the San Diego Padres are interviewing many different candidates for their managerial position. This will be the first time in over nine years that the team will interview new potential managers, and they are rightfully taking their time in doing so. D-Backs Triple-A manager Phil Nevin, ESPN baseball analyst Alex Cora, D-Backs third-base coach Andy Green, Special Advisor in Padres player development Moises Alou, Pirates…

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Padres Rumors: Should Padres Attempt to Sign Daniel Murphy?

October 19, 2015

Watching Daniel Murphy single handily demolish the Los Angeles Dodgers with his confidence at the plate and his intelligence on the base paths, made San Diego Padres fans rejoice. He plays with the confidence and demeanor that you want from a player on your team. That type of swagger and moxie cannot be scored on a stat sheet or in a scouting report. A player like that needs to be…

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Padres Rumors: Bringing Stephen Strasburg Home

October 18, 2015

There are some rumbling coming out of the Nations Capital that the Washington Nationals are considering moving Stephen Strasburg this winter. It really comes at no surprise, as the team invested a ton of money into Max Scherzer this past off-season and he is the teams ace. Strasburg has a golden arm but has failed to put it all together. The San Diego native would be a nice fit for…

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Padres Rumors: Trading Andrew Cashner Is Inevitable

October 18, 2015

When the San Diego Padres dealt a young phenom first baseman in Anthony Rizzo, they envisioned Andrew Cashner as a true ace of the pitching staff. The January 2012 trade has proven to be a complete disaster for the Padres. Anthony Rizzo has taken his game to an astronomical level and is a super star Major League player while Andrew Cashner has been nothing but average for the San Diego…

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Padres Rumors: Hedges or Norris: Will One Be Traded?

October 16, 2015

The San Diego Padres have a huge decision to make during the off-season. They have two catchers that are ready to play everyday and be major factors in the Padres 2016 season. A fantastic problem to have, but whom will the team keep and what kind of return will the Padres get for the other? Or will the team just keep them both? Austin Hedges was deemed a can’t miss…

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Padres News: Does James Shields Have NO Trade Value?

October 10, 2015

There has been recent activity on Social Media that suggest the San Diego Padres have no chance of dealing James Shields if the club wanted to. To some people he has zero trade value, but could this really be true? Does the ace-like pitcher have no value and is he deemed a “bad contract”? Truth be told, Shields had a horrible year last year. Padres fans had huge expectations for…

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Padres Rumors: Padres Trade Shields & Upton to Rockies for Gonzalez & Reyes

October 9, 2015

The San Diego Padres are looking to shuffle their payroll and make a move in the competitive National League West. The team will surely make a move or two this off-season. With that being said, we here at EVT will explore some possible trade scenarios. Nothing is set in stone, but the Padres will surely make some moves this winter. The first scenario is an absolute blockbuster deal. The San…

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