Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 14 with A.J. Cassavell

March 22, 2016

For more than nine years Corey Brock was the beat writer for the San Diego Padres representing He decided to take a job closer to his home in the Northwest and with his departure the Padres have a new man on duty covering the team. A.J. Cassavell is his name and we were lucky enough to get to speak with him. The graduate on Penn State University has worked for…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 13 with John Conniff of MadFriars

March 13, 2016

In this lucky number 13 episode we bring you John Conniff of MadFriars. John has vast knowledge of the San Diego Padres farm system and it was great to hear his take on all things Padres. In attempting to bring you quality thought about the Padres we bring you all aspects of the team. John and the guys at MadFriars do excellent work and you really should check out their…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 12 with Dennis Lin

March 3, 2016

In this 12th edition of the Padres EVT Podcast we bring you Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune. He talks to us fresh off the Padres 7-0 loss in their first Cactus League game of the season. Dennis as a beat writer for the San Diego Padres has vast knowledge of the team that only a few media personalities have. He travels with the team from city to city and…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 11 with Mark Grant

February 25, 2016

In this edition, both Patrick and I were excited to sit down and speak with a true San Diego Padres legend. Mark Grant joined our show and we talked some Padres baseball with Mud. He is quickly becoming one of the Padres most treasured possessions. His style of broadcasting is like no other and Padres fans wouldn’t have it any other way. When you sit down and watch or listen…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 10 with Derek Togerson

February 24, 2016

In this edition of the Padres EVT Podcast we speak to Derek Togerson of NBC 7 Sportswrap. He has covered San Diego sports for the past 11 years and has done some fantastic work with the Padres and the Chargers. He has seen it all in those 11 years and his universal experience is held in very high regard. We are traditionally a Padres podcast, but I simply could not…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 09 with NEW Padres Social Hour host Mike Janela

February 21, 2016

The San Diego Padres have a new host for their 2016 #PadresSocialHour show and we here at EVT had the opportunity to talk to him. Mike Janela brings a passionate love for the game of baseball to San Diego, and Padres fans are going to enjoy their time with this native New Yorker. Mike has diverse experience in many facets of the game and in the multi media department. He…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 08 with Robert Murray

February 19, 2016

This week we are extremely proud to bring you Robert Murray of Both Patrick and I currently write for BBE, so we were lucky enough to know Robert first hand. He is a great guy and has some very interesting comments regarding the Padres. Some stuff that you will definitely want to hear. The 20-year-old has broken some major stories around the league and has quickly developed a reputation…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 07 with Craig Goldstein

February 13, 2016

In this brand new edition of the San Diego Padres EVT Podcast, we bring you the minor league editor of Baseball Prospectus, Craig Goldstein. He sits down and speaks with us about Padres prospects and their abilities now and in the future. It is extremely interesting to get a point of view from an expert and someone who is not partial to the Padres or their prospects. He pulls no…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 06 with Wayne Partello

January 30, 2016

In the sixth edition of the East Village Times podcast, we bring you a little inside information about the San Diego Padres. We were lucky enough to speak to Wayne Partello, the team’s Chief Marketing Officer. He tells us a little bit about himself and his background in the sports marketing area. He has a very interesting past which includes several championships with many different professional sports franchises. We can only…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 05 with Don Orsillo

January 28, 2016

This one had been a long time coming as Mr. Orsillo and I had been coordinating a time best for us both. We were extremely lucky to be given this opportunity to talk to him fresh off his hiring as the San Diego Padres new announcer. After 15 years in Boston, he takes his prized personality and recognizable voice to America’s Finest City. Most novice Padres fans really probably don’t…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 04 with Jesse Agler

January 22, 2016

In this fourth installment of the Padres EVT Podcast we bring you Jesse Agler, one of the voices of the San Diego Padres. Although Jesse has been a member of the Padres team for just two seasons, he has endeared himself to many a Padre fan. We talk to Jesse about how he got his start in the business and the experiences that cultivated him into the broadcaster he is…


Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 03 with Kurt Bevacqua

January 16, 2016

In this third installment of the Padres EVT Podcast we discuss all the recent San Diego Padres news including the Alexei Ramirez signing. We also talk to former Padres great Kurt Bevacqua. He always provides a great interview and is well versed in all things baseball and especially all things San Diego Padres. The iconic infielder is fondly remembered among Padres fans and he still works very closely with the…