Four Padres Prospects Who Could Emerge in 2019

October 16, 2018

Here is a look at four San Diego Padres prospects who could emerge in 2019. The Padres have plenty of young players in the system, but these men could be players to keep a close eye on as the Friars become more competitive. There are literally dozens upon dozens of relevant Padres prospects in the minor leagues right now. With so many viable players who could one day be major…


Padres Winter League Report: October 15 (Ruiz and Potts Both in Action)

October 15, 2018

The Peoria Javelinas returned to action on Monday after having the weekend off. In the afternoon at Peoria Stadium, the Javelinas battled back from a 4-0 deficit to win a blowout 13-4 against the Salt River Rafters. The team enjoyed an eight-run fifth inning and a five-run seventh to seal the deal for Peoria, improving their record to 3-2 on the year. Unfortunately, there was not much else in the…


Padres Winter League Roundup: October 13

October 13, 2018

Here is your Padres Winter League roundup for October 13, 2018: The Peoria Javelinas were rained out as showers hit the Phoenix area throughout the day, canceling all AFL games. Two leagues began action on Saturday with their first games of the 2018 season. The Venezuelan Winter League and Dominican Winter League both debuted as several more young players will get an opportunity to showcase their skills. A few Padres’…


Padres Winter League Roundup: October 12

October 12, 2018

Peoria Stadium- Phoenix, Arizona The Peoria Javelinas moved to 2-2 on the season after a loss against the Mesa Solar Sox on Friday by the score of 8-0. The team could not get anything going offensively, as they only managed four hits while striking out 16 times on the day. The Mesa pitching staff was solid all game as five pitchers combined for the shutout win. John Schreiber and Darwinzon…


Peoria Javelinas Lose 10-9 in 10 Innings to Solar Sox

October 11, 2018

Sloan Park, Mesa Arizona The first three games of the 2018 Arizona Fall League are in the books for the Peoria Javelinas. Unfortunately, the team lost its first game of the year by the score of 10-9 on a walk-off, sacrifice fly by the Mesa Solar Sox in the bottom of the 10th. The defense was key in the team’s first loss of the year, as Peoria made four errors…


Padres’ Miguel Diaz Starts for Javelinas in 7-4 Win

October 10, 2018

The San Diego Padres’ right-handed pitcher, Miguel Diaz, started the Peoria Javelinas game on Wednesday in a 7-4 victory over the Glendale Desert Dogs. The Padres had a total of five players participate in the game on Wednesday. Here is a rundown of the day’s events: The 2018-19 MLB Winter League season has started, as games in Peoria kicked off yesterday. On Wednesday, the Peoria Javelinas won their second straight game…


Down on the Farm: Peoria Wins First Game 8-7

October 10, 2018

San Diego Padres’ minor league players Hudson Potts and Austin Allen got in their first action of the 2018 Arizona Fall League, as the Peoria Javelinas won a close game, beating the Glendale Desert Dogs 8-7. In the first game of the Arizona Fall League, the Peoria Javelinas, who host seven members of the San Diego Padres, were able to walk off against the Glendale Desert Dogs thanks to an…


10 Padres Prospects in Top 100 List

October 4, 2018

The pipeline crew just released their final top 100 prospect list for the 2018 calendar year. The Padres, home to the No. 1 ranked farm system in baseball, have their fair share of prospects that made the cut. Fernando Tatis Jr. holds his seat as the #2 overall prospect. Despite a thumb injury that ended his 2018 season, the 19-year-old shortstop still has the potential to one day be…


Padres Agree to Deal with Amarillo as New Double-A Affiliate

October 2, 2018

The wait is over, as the San Diego Padres have agreed to a contract with Amarillo to be the team’s Double-A affiliate in the Texas League. The Padres will start their relationship with the city next year in what should be a successful marriage.  The Padres have been looking for a new Double-A affiliate since the news came out that the San Antonio Missions were moving up to Triple-A and…


Padres Minor League System Review: The San Antonio Missions

September 18, 2018

In their 12th and final year as the Padres’ Double-A team, the 2018 San Antonio Missions showcased one of their most impressive rosters in team history, despite an unexceptional 71-67 regular-season record. Shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr., one of the game’s top prospects, was lost for the year with a thumb injury on July 20 when the Missions were 58-39. Later in the year, some San Antonio’s best starting pitchers were…


Padres Minor League System Review: Lake Elsinore Storm

September 17, 2018

The 2018 Lake Elsinore season was full of so much promise. With such prospects as Hudson Potts, Jorge Ona and Edward Olivares leading the offense and names like Michel Baez, Adrian Morejon and Reggie Lawson in the rotation, there were naturally high expectations for this unit. The team, sadly, failed to live up to those expectations as they were the victims of reality. You still need to play the games….


Padres Minor League Season Review: El Paso Chihuahuas

September 16, 2018

Here is your San Diego Padres’ minor league review of the 2018 El Paso Chihuahuas. The Chihuahuas enjoyed a fun season filled with winning streaks and top prospects coming through town. They finished 82-57 and PCL Pacific Southern division champs. The team won the division by 11 games, aided by a 17-game home winning streak towards the end of the season. El Paso was bested in a best-of-five series with…