Yankees Are Terrrible! (At Spending Money Effeciently)
The numbers showed that the San Diego Padres were the most efficient team this season winning 90 games with a $37.8 million payroll ($420K per win).
Padres expecting changes to staff for 2011 | padres.com: News
The Padres will have a new face on their coaching staff next season, with the possibility of more changes yet to come.
The Sacrifice Bunt »What Jed said
""Add in that he was still coming off of an injury and it’s likely that we didn’t see the real Ryan Ludwick these past two months. It was his evil twin, Ryan Ughwick."
Padres claim infielder Hoffpauir from Jays | padres.com: News
The Padres claimed infielder Jarrett Hoffpauir off waivers from the Blue Jays on Wednesday and designated catcher Chris Stewart for assignment.
Eight Thoughts: Mat Latos' Workload, O'Dowd's Tall Order, Oregon Ducks -- MLB FanHouse
Bochy has returned to the playoffs before either the Padres or Alderson.
"Adrian Gonzalez is contracted to the Padres through the end of the 2011 season. Unless they get a deal that knocks their socks off, GM Jed Hoyer says he is inclined to have Gonzalez remain a Padre through the end of the 2011 season "
PADRES: Roberts returning to field as first base coach
"As you go through your career, there's a lot of instruction," Roberts said. "I took a liking to that. Working closely with the guys and seeing them develop over the season, I take a lot of pride in that."
Offensive upgrade wanted for 2011 Friars | padres.com: News
Padres general manager Jed Hoyer say the 2011 club will have new players, but they'll look to retain the same spirit of the successful 2010 club.
Dave Roberts joins Padres coaching staff - SignOnSanDiego.com
"A lot of what we did on the bases this season started with the efforts of Dave and Rick last spring," said Padres manager Bud Black. "It wasn’t just fundamentals. It was approach and attitude. Be aggressive. Look for openings, opportunities."
Despite big league credentials, Balsley not making a managerial move - SignOnSanDiego.com
"Honestly, until somebody gives me a phone call, there’s no reason to think about it. It’s not something I’m aspiring to do or moving toward. I’m not being a pitching coach to someday be a manager. If it comes up, it comes up."
The Official Blog of Matt Antonelli: GET THIS OFF OF ME!
"I finally got this stupid cast off of my hand, so I am back to being able to type without an problems. It feels so refreshing to be able to do things freely with both hands again."