Could Padres & Mets Be Trade Partners This Winter?

September 15, 2018

The San Diego Padres are reportedly looking for an ace pitcher and have plenty of trade chips to get a deal done. Will the New York Mets and Padres be able to get a deal done for one of the Mets top of the rotation starters? This winter things could get very interesting. The 2018 Major League Baseball season is winding down and one of the more exciting things will…

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Aztecs Will Be Tested at Home vs Arizona State

September 13, 2018

The San Diego State Aztecs (1-1) continue their three-game homestand against the No. 23 Arizona State Sun Devils. They enter this game with some unfamiliarity. The unfamiliarity will be a different quarterback taking snaps. Senior quarterback Christian Chapman suffered a knee injury during the second quarter of last week’s game against Sacramento State. Junior backup quarterback Ryan Agnew entered the game and led the Aztecs to a 28-14 win. Chapman…

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Aztecs Begin Three-Game Homestand Against Sacramento State

September 7, 2018

The San Diego State Aztecs (0-1) begin the first game of a three-game homestand against the Sacramento State Hornets (1-0) at San Diego County Credit Union Stadium on Sep. 8. The Hornets visit SDCCU Stadium coming off a 55-7 win over St. Francis (Illinois) at home on Sep. 1. The 55 points scored by Sacramento State set a new program record. The Hornets had a plethora of top performers against…

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The San Diego Padres Need to be Better in 2019

August 29, 2018

The future is bright in San Diego and there are reasons to be excited, but the 2019 season is a year where the team needs to get collectively better at the major league level. For the past few seasons, all the talk from the current San Diego Padres ownership has been about “the future.” Since 2016, A.J. Preller has been overseeing an actual rebuild. After his big experiment in 2015…

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The Padres to Promote Prospect Luis Urias

August 27, 2018

The San Diego Padres appear poised to promote second base prospect Luis Urias from the minor leagues in time for Tuesday’s game against the Seattle Mariners. Fans of the San Diego Padres have been waiting patiently for “the next wave” to arrive with the major league club. On Aug. 28, one of the team’s best prospects will arrive. Kevin Acee, Padres beat writer for the San Diego Union-Tribune, tweeted on…

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Down on the Farm: August 12 (Myers Plays Third Base, Patino Continues Dominance)

August 12, 2018

San Diego Padres affiliates went 3-3 on August 12. The DSL Padres had the day off, and the San Antonio Missions’ game was postponed. Here is a recap of the day’s events: El Paso (67-51) won 4-1 Cal Quantrill stuck out six hitters over six innings in the Chihuahuas’ 4-1 win over the Sacramento River Cats. He scattered six hits over those six innings and allowed just one run. Forresst…

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The Padres Five-Win Pass Explained By Wayne Partello

August 10, 2018

It is no secret that the Padres’ Five-Win Pass is a bit strange when it comes to ticket package ideas from a professional sports franchise. Here is an explanation of the pass by the Padres’ Chief Marketing Officer, Wayne Partello, and his staff, for those who are curious.  The San Diego Padres have re-introduced the Five-Win Pass as the 2018 Major League Baseball season moves into the final stretch. The…

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Down on the Farm: July 28 (Osvaldo Hernandez Dominant/Mejia First Multi-Hit Game)

July 28, 2018

San Diego Padres affiliates went 5-3 on Saturday. Here is a recap of the day’s events: El Paso Chihuahuas (57-48) won 2-1 The Chihuahuas picked up their third straight win, defeating the Oklahoma City Dodgers 2-1. El Paso was held scoreless until the seventh inning. Forrestt Allday tied the game 1-1 in the top of the seventh with an RBI-single that scored Javy Guerra. Dusty Coleman hit a solo home…

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Could the Padres Really be Players for Noah Syndergaard?

July 20, 2018

Could the San Diego Padres really be players in a potential deal for New York Mets’ RHP Noah Syndergaard? With big moves already being made, the excitement leading up to the July 31 trade deadline is in full swing. The San Diego Padres added to the excitement by trading Brad Hand to the Cleveland Indians for MLB No. 15 prospect Francisco Mejia. The Los Angeles Dodgers made a splash by…

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Padres trade Brad Hand to Cleveland for Francisco Mejia

July 19, 2018

The Cleveland Indians and San Diego Padres agreed to a trade involving left-handed relief pitcher Brad Hand on July 19, according to Ken Rosenthal. Rosenthal tweeted that Brad Hand and right-handed relief pitcher Adam Cimber both are headed to Cleveland, who has been looking to improve their bullpen ahead of the July 31 trade deadline. In return, the Padres acquired Francisco Mejia. Complete deal, per sources: Hand and Cimber from…

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Down on the Farm: July 17 (Urias Homers, Dust Devils Win Big)

July 17, 2018

San Diego Padres affiliates went 2-2 on Tuesday. Fort Wayne, Lake Elsinore and both Arizona League teams had the day off. Here is a recap of the day’s games. El Paso Chihuahuas (52-44) won 8-2 The Chihuahuas used the long ball to take down the Albuquerque Isotopes, winning 8-2. No. 3 prospect Luis Urias hit his seventh home run of the season, a two-run shot. It was part of a…

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Down on the Farm: July 10 (Slow Day on the Farm)

July 11, 2018

The San Diego Padres affiliates went 2-2 on Tuesday. El Paso, San Antonio, Fort Wayne, and Tri-City all had the day off. Here is a recap of the day’s events. Lake Elsinore (42-47) lost 5-1 The Storm lost 5-1 at home to the Inland Empire 66ers. The offense was held to eight hits, collecting four over six innings against Inland Empire starter Luis Madero. Ronald Bolanos took the bump for…

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