Will the Padres Trade for Nick Ahmed?

March 17, 2017

In recent days, A.L. West foes, the Arizona Diamondbacks, have reportedly made shortstop, Nick Ahmed, available to other teams. After being basically pushed out of his starting role due to the off-season additions of Ketel Marte and Daniel Descalso and the emergence of Ildemaro Vargas, the Diamondbacks have effectively put Ahmed on the “trade block”. The San Diego Padres have had interest in Ahmed in the past, and you can see…


Padres Series Preview: Friars Head to Desert to Battle Diamondbacks

July 4, 2016

The San Diego Padres head to the desert on the fourth of July to start a three-game set against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The two teams have met twice already with the D-backs taking two out of three in each of the other two series. Andy Green has ties with the Arizona franchise and you can be sure that he is excited at the opportunity to finally take a series from…