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Padres Acquire Prospects in Exchange for RHPs Brach, Mikolas, OF Decker

November 25th, 2013 (1)
The Padres continued their flurry of roster moves on Monday as it was announced that two deals had been made with the Baltimore Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates. Relief pitcher Brad Brach was traded to Baltimore in exchange for Minor-Leaguer ...

Padres Sign Righty Josh Johnson to 1 Year Deal

November 19th, 2013 (0)
The front office pulled the trigger on their first acquisition this off-season as Jerry Crasnick of reported that Right-Handed Pitcher Josh Johnson agreed to a 1-year, $8 million contract with the San Diego Padres. Johnson was rumored to ...

Roberts named Bench Coach; Valentín to man First Base

November 18th, 2013 (0)
Following the Chicago Cubs announcement naming Rick Renteria as their new field Manager, the Padres had a vacancy for the position of Bench Coach. Replacing the old bench coach seemed like a strange task since Renteria had been a ...

Venerable Venable Named Team MVP

November 7th, 2013 (1)
A day after naming Andrew Cashner the Padres’ pitcher of the year, The Padres announced today that outfielder Will Venable was voted as the team’s Most Valuable Player for the 2013 season by the San Diego chapter of the ...

Cashner Named Padres’ Pitcher of the Year

November 6th, 2013 (2)
The Padres announced today that Andrew Cashner was awarded the “Clyde McCullough Pitcher of the Year Award” as voted by the San Diego Chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America. This is the first time Cashner has received ...

A Team by Any Other Name: The El Paso Chihuahuas

October 24th, 2013 (2)
The sports industry is, by and far, a lucrative business. Whenever a small city or town gets in on the action of having their own professional sports team, you would anticipate that such an action would be met with ...