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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 […]

LATOS TO REDS TALK

LATOS TO REDS TALK

The already-busy hot stove season got a big jolt on Saturday when a trade was made between San Diego and Cincinnati where both sides took some chances. The Padres shipped 24-year old RHP Mat Latos to the Reds for a four-player package of RHP Edinson Volquez and three minor leaguers. The three farmhands are the […]

SCOUTING REPORT: James Darnell

SCOUTING REPORT: James Darnell

July 27, 2011, Fresno, CA Tuscon Padres vs. Fresno Grizzlies (AAA) 3B, Bat R, Throw R 3B James Darnell began the 2011 season with AA San Antonio and was ranked by Baseball America as the 12th best prospect in the Padres’ organization. The second-round pick out of South Carolina (2008) hit well at four stops […]

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