• Hudson Potts Interview: “I Have No Trouble With Motivation”
  • Changeup Taught by Hoffman Making a Real Difference for Reggie Lawson
  • Owen Miller Interview: “I Hit the Ball Hard and I Make the Plays”
  • Austin Hedges Interview: Just Trying to Win a Ball Game
  • Tirso Ornelas & Jeisson Rosario Share Experiences at Fort Wayne with EVT

Chargers News: Chris Long released by Rams, is he an option for Bolts?

Friday morning the Los Angeles Rams made some interesting roster moves and among them was the team releasing veteran defensive lineman Chris Long. The Rams also cut veteran linebacker James Laurinaitis and veteran tight end Jared Cook on the day as the team appears to be gearing for a new life in sunny California. The Chargers have a glaring need on the defensive line, but would Chris Long make a…

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Padres News: Padres sign pitcher Greg Reynolds to minor league deal

Another under the radar pickup, which seems to be A.J. Preller’s forte, is pitcher Greg Reynolds whom the San Diego Padres just inked to a minor league deal. The tall right handed pitcher spent some time in Japan last year for the Seibu Lions and looks to make his mark back in major league baseball. #Padres sign 6-foot-7 RHP Greg Reynolds, the second pick in 2006 draft, to minor league…

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Padres EVT Podcast: Episode 08 with Robert Murray

This week we are extremely proud to bring you Robert Murray of baseballessential.com. 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…

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Chargers News: Bringing in Alex Mack at Center

When playing the game of football, the offensive line is key to solidifying the contest. This under-appreciated unit is directly responsible for the flow and momentum of the game. If your offensive line is unable to contain during pass blocking or open holes during run blocking, then it will be a long game and an even longer season. The San Diego Chargers had a very disappointing 4-12 record in 2015…

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Padres News: Padres monitoring Cuban outfielder Alexei Bell

The San Diego Padres are still looking to make a splash in the international market. The team has had interest in several notable players but has yet sign anyone. Cuban outfielder Alexei Bell has drawn interest from A.J. Preller and the Padres and he could sign somewhere fairly soon. The stocky outfielder swings a good bat but at the age of 32, he is not considered a young prospect by…

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Padres News: Padres Announce Spring Training Non-Roster Invites; Including Infielder Nick Noonan

As is customary, the Padres announced the list of players who would be participating in the team’s Spring Training with a chance at earning a spot on the big league roster for 2016. These players, otherwise known as non-roster invites, will be given a chance to earn a job out of Spring Training. While February is usually the quietest time of the year in terms of baseball transactions, the Padres…

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Padres News: San Diego Padres Favorites to Sign Pair of Cuban Prospects

Despite much consternation from fans about the product on the field, the San Diego Padres look to have a bright future ahead of them. With six draft picks in the first 84 picks, the Padres are poised to replenish a farm system that has already taken a big step forward this offseason. The next step for A.J. Preller and company is the international market, a market in which Preller is…

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Padres Rumors: Matt Kemp & the possibility of a trade

It was reported early on Friday morning from Robert Murray of baseballessential.com that the Padres have listened to offers on Matt Kemp and the Oakland A’s surfaced as a potential landing spot. Soon after this report surfaced the Athletics sent two prospects to the Milwaukee Brewers for Khris Davis. There went that idea. Oakland may have kicked the tires a bit on Kemp, but a deal was surely not close, was…

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Chargers Editorial: Should Chargers pursue Super Bowl MVP Von Miller?

The San Diego Chargers have numerous unanswered questions surrounding the 2016 season. For the sake of sanity we will focus on the issues on the field instead of stadium or relocation talk. The team has many impending free agents, including Eric Weddle, Antonio Gates and Ladarius Green. There are plenty of needs for the Chargers all over the field. The team does have the third selection in the upcoming draft…

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Padres News: San Diego Padres Offseason Report Card

The San Diego Padres were not good in 2015. Despite expectations from some that the city could field a winning team on the heels of A.J. Preller’s splashy offseason, the Padres were worse last season than in 2014. Even with all the movement throughout the organization. Even with a new general manager. An entirely new outfield. A new catcher. A new pitcher. An entirely new organizational philosophy. From small-market, prospect-heavy…

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