Padres in the Arizona Fall League

August 31, 2018

Here is an extended look at who the San Diego Padres will send to the Arizona Fall League this coming offseason. The Arizona Fall League Rosters were announced today. The San Diego Padres have six players that will be participating, with only four of them being announced today. Those four are: Austin Allen – C, Hudson Potts -3B, Buddy Reed – CF, and Hansel Rodriguez – RP The other two…


The Next Wave? There is Movement in the Padres’ Farm System

August 9, 2018

The 2018 season has not gone well for the San Diego Padres, but there is movement in the minors as the next waves of talent start to crest at Petco Park. There is hope for the team, and it is coming really fast. It’s tough being a Padres fan, especially if you only pay attention to the big league club without looking at what lies beneath, or ahead. The farm…


Down On The Farm: July 11 (Buddy Reed Makes Double-A Debut)

July 12, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres went 5-3 on Wednesday. Here’s a recap of the day’s action El Paso Chihuahuas (50-40) OFF San Antonio Missions (52-36) Lost 3-4 to the Frisco Roughriders Fernando Tatis Jr. extends his hitting streak to 12 games with a 1-for-4 night, stroking a single. Over the hitting streak, he is hitting .416  with four home runs. However, he committed a throwing error,…


Tatis Jr. Among Three Padres to Take Part in Futures Game

July 6, 2018

Rosters have been revealed for the 2018 Futures Game and the San Diego Padres will be well-represented. On July 15th, the top prospects in all of Major League Baseball will be split into two teams. Those who are from the U.S. and those from around the world, with the teams facing off during the MLB All-Star Weekend in an exhibition game. The Padres will be represented on both teams, sending…


Down on the Farm: (Cal Quantrill Strikes Out 10 & a Buddy Reed Walk-off)

June 3, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres went 3-1 on Sunday. Here’s a quick recap of the action: El Paso Chihuahuas (28-30) Won 5-0 The El Paso Chihuahuas were carried to a shutout victory thanks to seven shutout innings from Dillon Overton. The right-hander only got three strikeouts, but he generated enough weak contact to keep him the Sacramento hitters off balance. RBI singles by Javy Guerra, Allen…


Down on the Farm: June 2- (Reed, Morejon Lead Storm to Victory)

June 2, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 2-2 on Saturday. Here is a quick recap of the action: El Paso Chihuahuas (27-30) Lost 8-4 It has been a tough stretch of baseball for the El Paso Chihuahuas, as they have now dropped their fourth game out of five played. After being down three runs, the Chihuahuas clawed back with three runs in the seventh and a Javy…


Down on the Farm: May 27- Buddy Reed Homers in Third Straight Game

May 27, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres went 3-1 today. Here is a recap of today’s action El Paso Chihuahuas (26-25) Won 2-0 In a low-scoring affair for both sides, it was the Chihuahuas who took the victory today as Chris Huffman and four relievers combined to shutout the Fresno Grizzlies. El Paso would score early with a Luis Urias home run in the first inning and an…


Down on the Farm: May 26 (Buddy Reed’s Big Night)

May 26, 2018

San Diego Padres affiliates were 2-2 on Saturday. Here is a recap of the day’s action. El Paso Chihuahuas (25-25) Won 4-3 Miguel Diaz continues to throw well as he went four shutout innings for the Chihuahuas on Saturday. He is still being stretched out and got to 62 total pitches in this game. Expect the team to further his pitches per innings in each additional start as he gets…


The Padres’ Most Exciting Prospects at Each Level

May 10, 2018

Before the 2018 MLB season even began, the San Diego Padres were dismissed as a team destined for last place. Sitting at a horrendous 11-22 record, that future seems set in stone, especially with the early season struggles of supposed franchise cornerstones such as Manuel Margot (.183/.227/.520) and Austin Hedges (.173/.235/.528).  However, the team has refused to be a club overwhelmed in a rigorous National League West division. To the…


Storm’ OF Buddy Reed Races Off to Fast Start in 2018

April 21, 2018

It does not take long for someone to notice Buddy Reed. The 6’4” outfielder from the Bronx commands attention even when he is not playing. Once he moves however, it is hard to look away. To say that the 22-year-old Reed is off to a hot start is an understatement. The University of Florida product is hitting .415 with an OPS of 1.116 with 8 extra-base hits, but as good…


Padres’ Wil Myers Looks for Timing on Rehab Assignment with Storm

April 17, 2018

Lake Elsinore, California Tuesday night at the Diamond in Lake Elsinore was anything but ordinary. The Storm took on the Inland Empire 66ers, but there was a special guest in attendance; San Diego Padres’ outfielder Wil Myers, who was starting a rehab assignment. Wil Myers taking some swings in the cage before the #Storm game tonight. A rehab start for the #Padres @EVT_News — Patrick Cusick (@TheProfessorPQ) April 17,…


Buddy Reed, Former 3-Sport Athlete Hopeful to Make Padres One Day

January 20, 2018

The San Diego Padres added a unique player to their presently loaded minor league system in the 2016 MLB Draft, known for much more than his name. Michael “Buddy” Reed is the definition of a pure athlete. He never even thought of playing the game of baseball until high school. The San Diego Padres signed Buddy Reed with the 48th pick in the second round of the 2016 MLB Draft….