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DODGERS WERE KINDA ACTIVE YESTERDAY

DODGERS WERE KINDA ACTIVE YESTERDAY

After a couple of seemingly quiet days for the Dodgers at the Winter Meetings, the new front office got to work on replacing the departed SS Hanley Ramirez. They got a couple of other things done as well. Wednesday opened with news that LA had acquired SS Jimmy Rollins from Philadelphia for two minor leaguers. […]

ARBITRATION FINAL: OWNERS 2, PLAYERS 1

ARBITRATION FINAL: OWNERS 2, PLAYERS 1

Only three arbitration cases were heard this year and the players came out on the short end on two of them. Of course, each player got a raise, despite the arbitration panel’s decision, but the ones who “lost” had to accept the offer of the club, not the salary that the player requested. Andrew Cashner […]

ANOTHER SLOW YEAR FOR ARBITRATION CASES

ANOTHER SLOW YEAR FOR ARBITRATION CASES

We are midway through the Feb 1-21 window for arbitration cases to be heard and so far there have only been two. RHP Andrew Cashner won his case with the Padres while Indians’ reliever Vinnie Pestano lost his. ANDREW CASHNER: Won Player Amt – $2.4MM Team Offer – $2.275MM VINNIE PESTANO: Lost Player Amt. – $1.450MM […]

CASEY KELLY IS LATEST PADRE CASUALTY

CASEY KELLY IS LATEST PADRE CASUALTY

RHP Casey Kelly needs Tommy John surgery, leaving a hole in the San Diego Padres’ rotation and adding to the club’s woes as Opening Day nears. Just a few days earlier, 3B Chase Headley suffered a thumb injury that will keep him out for 4-6 weeks, which takes a big bite out of the batting order. […]

RYMER LIRIANO OUT FOR 2013

RYMER LIRIANO OUT FOR 2013

Highly-ranked OF prospect Rymer Liriano reportedly suffered a tear on the ulner collateral ligament (UCL) in his right elbow and will undergo Tommy John surgery, forcing him to miss the 2013 season. Corey Brock of MLB.com has the details here. The injury occured in December, when Liriano was working out in the Dominican Republic during a long toss […]

BAILEY, RICHARD ARBITRATION STILL NOT SETTLED

BAILEY, RICHARD ARBITRATION STILL NOT SETTLED

Still no arbitration cases heard this year, as agreements have been reached on nearly a daily basis. But two significant pitchers are still out there. Clayton Richard and the Padres have yet to come to terms and likewise with Homer Bailey and the Reds. RICHARD – Seeks: $5.55M/Offered: $4.905M BAILEY – Seeks: $5.8M/Offered: $47.5M Both […]

PADRES’ TOP PROSPECT KELLEY TO MAKE MLB DEBUT TONIGHT

PADRES’ TOP PROSPECT KELLEY TO MAKE MLB DEBUT TONIGHT

Right-handed pitcher Casey Kelly, the top organizational prospect for the San Diego Padres, will make his major league debut tonight against the Braves. The callup came when Jason Marquis went down with a broken wrist. Kelly’s 2012 season has been marred by injury but he has pitched eight games on three minor league levels and […]

AGREEMENT REACHED ON PADRES SALE

AGREEMENT REACHED ON PADRES SALE

The sale of the San Diego Padres is poised to take place as majority owner John Moores has reached an agreement with a local group that includes members of the O’Malley family. The $800 million sale would have to be approved by 75% of the other owners. The next owners’ meeting is scheduled for August 16th […]

MINORS: KELLY VS. PARKER IN TUCSON

MINORS: KELLY VS. PARKER IN TUCSON

A pair of highly regarded pitching prospects faced each other tonight as the AAA Tuscon Padres hosted the Sacramento River Cats and both were impressive. RHP Jarrod Parker, the top overall prospect in the Oakland A’s organization (BA)  toed the rubber for Sacramento and went 6 innings, allowing 2 runs (1 ER) with a walk and 6 […]

DARVISH HAS STRONG DEBUT

DARVISH HAS STRONG DEBUT

The much-anticipated debut of Yu Darvish took place today in Peoria, AZ and the recently acquired RHP didn’t disappoint. In a two-inning stint vs. the Padres, Darvish threw 36 pitches, 26 for strikes, and allowed two doubles and no runs while striking out three. He fielded his position well, also, covering first on a grounder […]

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