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Padres, Preller Acquire Justin Upton from Braves

December 19th, 2014 (0)
I told myself that I was going to stop prefacing these quick articles with any sort of remark or surprise… but just when I think the stove has cooled down, it flares up once again under the run-and-gun tactics ...

Reports: Padres Acquire Derek Norris from A’s

December 18th, 2014 (0)
The wire just keeps on running it seems. The San Diego Padres have acquired All-Star Catcher Derek Norris from the Oakland Athletics, according to Mark Polishuk with MLB Trade Rumors. Norris was acquired along with RHP Seth Streich and ...

Padres Acquire Myers, Hanigan in 11-Player Deal

December 17th, 2014 (0)
There once was a time when the San Diego Padres spoke of going after “the big bat” and “quietly building from within” to achieve some caliber and talent. There was a time when the Padres spoke loudly but carried ...

Padres Acquire IF Clint Barmes; Posit 1-Year Deal

December 3rd, 2014 (0)
Almost immediately following the release of Padres Shortstop Everth Cabrera, it appears that the team may have acquired a new piece to the puzzle. According to Fox Sports’ Ken Roesenthal, the San Diego Padres have agreed to a 1-year deal ...

Padres Non-Tender Cabrera; Everth Becomes FA

December 2nd, 2014 (0)
Sometimes, the old saying rings true: winners never cheat, and cheaters never prosper. The San Diego Padres officially announced Tuesday evening that they have non-tendered Shortstop Everth Cabrera. Cabrera, the 28-year old veteran who has been with the Padres ...

AleSmith to Release Bottled Gwynn-Collab Beer

November 13th, 2014 (0)
Earlier this year AleSmith Brewing Company, a microbrewery just outside of MCAS Miramar, released a special beer called “San Diego Pale Ale .394.” The beer, which is named after Tony Gwynn’s remarkable career-high .394 batting average from the 1994 season, was ...