The Mexico Connection: Padres Farm System Flourishing With Mexican Talent

January 1, 2018

After years of neglect that turned a franchise into a dilapidated old house, the San Diego Padres have recently undergone a transformation from the foundation up. The farm system has produced nothing except major disappointments for decades. Yet there is hope in America’s Finest City. A.J. Preller has ridden into town with guns blazing, and with that, there is indeed hope among a beaten fan base. Yes, there are naysayers….


San Diego Padres Potential Breakout Prospects for 2018

December 28, 2017

The San Diego Padres’ farm system is about as deep as they come. They have talent at virtually every position and a great portion of it is made up of teenagers. Whether it be from the past few drafts or the international market, the Friars have loaded up on young players with upside. These men are all very raw though and capable of fizzling out at any point. But some…


Down on the Farm: August 16- Tirso Ornelas’ Big Night

August 16, 2017

Kyle Lloyd– RHP, Triple-A, El Paso Chihuahuas 6.2 IP, 8 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 7 K It’s been a bit of a rough go for Kyle Lloyd since returning to Triple-A following his major league debut at the end of July. Prior to Wednesday’s solid outing, Lloyd had three consecutive poor outings, giving up 13 earned runs in just 11 innings. However, Wednesday was a solid bounce back for…


Padres News: Padres Spent on International Market (Take a Look)

July 2, 2016

The July 2 International signing period has come and San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller certainly hasn’t disappointed Padres fans. The team signed 16 total players in the first few hours and six out of the top 30 ranked amateurs. The San Diego Padres farm system is well on its way to being replenished. The lower level systems are already overflowing with talent. Cal Quantril, Hudson Potts, Eric Lauer,…