Which Friars are exceeding expectations
July 30th, 2012
Each year teams have certain expectations for each player in their organization. Those expectations obviously can vary greatly from player to player but nevertheless they are there and serve as a kind of individual goal. For example; the Angels ...
Deadline Trade Candidate – Clayton Richard
July 22nd, 2012
With less than 10 days remaining before the July 31st non-waiver trade deadline passes few deals of any real significance have been made. There are a few factors contributing to the relative absence of activity so far. The newly ...
Deadline Trade Candidate – Mark Kotsay
July 21st, 2012
While some clubs in playoff contention are looking to make significant additions ahead of the trade deadline other contenders are in a better position with regards to weaknesses on their roster. They are approaching this deadline looking to add ...
Deadline Trade Candidate – Carlos Quentin
July 15th, 2012
With the Padres in search of much-needed thump in the middle of their projected lineup this past winter, GM Josh Byrnes orchestrated a deal to acquire local boy Carlos Quentin from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for two ...
Deadline Trade Candidate – Chase Headley
July 9th, 2012
As discussed in the first post of the Deadline Trade Candidate series, the Friars are likely to be quite busy in the coming weeks. With no hope to contend this year but boasting one of the top farm systems ...
Friars Sale to O’Malley Group Done…… Or Is It?
July 7th, 2012
Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports got the ball rolling with this