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…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 60 with James and Patrick

August 29, 2017

The San Diego Padres are coming into the last 30 games of their 2017 season. In this episode we discuss the state of the team now, and we also converse about the future. Is the tank back on? The Padres have not played well recently. Does that mean the team will certainly earn a top selection? We once again talk about this topic. We discuss some September call-ups and who…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 59 with Nathan Ruiz of

August 24, 2017

Nathan Ruiz is new to the San Diego sports scene. He is the Associate Reporter for (Padres). Nathan just graduated from OSU in May and started with the Padres in June. It was very interesting talking to the young reporter as he has earned the opportunity to speak to these major league players first-hand. We first learn a little bit about Nathan and his passion for the game. We…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 58 with James & Patrick

August 21, 2017

For this solo show, we tried a little bit of a different format. Patrick and I started off the show with a little Padres “tank talk”. The team has played well recently and with that, there is some concern that the Padres could fall out of a top-5 or top-10 selection in the 2018 MLB Draft. It might be a little premature to speak about the team failing to land…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 57 with A.J. Cassavell

August 17, 2017

A.J. Cassavell of is welcomed back to the show and officially becomes our most frequent guest with his third appearance. We start off talking about the state of the locker room with A.J. and how it has blossomed into what we see presently. The 2017 San Diego Padres were not supposed to be a good squad. The team isn’t a World Series contender presently by any stretch of the…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 56 with Eric Longenhagen

August 16, 2017

The Padres EVT Podcast brings back Eric Longenhagen of FanGraphs. He just finished up his top-10 list for the San Diego Padres, so we thought it was the perfect opportunity to bring him on in and discuss the list. As we all know, FanGraphs is a very reliable site to gather information of everything baseball. Eric is the lead prospect analyst and has seen many of these young players firsthand….


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 55 with Craig Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus

August 10, 2017

For this episode, we welcome Craig Goldstein back to the show. The minor league editor for Baseball Prospectus has vast knowledge about the Padres’ minor league system, so we welcome his insight. Let me warn you that Craig is brutally honest and he is not affiliated with the team in any way. He gives his opinion and he does not pull any punches in doing so. We speak about Fernando…