Irving Falu is now Irving: Friar

The Padres claimed infielder Irving Falu off of waivers from the Brewers today. I'd heard of the guy before, but his name and the fact that he was drafted by, but didn't sign with, the Padres in...

Cashner back to the DL; now it's his shoulder

Last night when the word came down that Andrew Cashner would not be making his scheduled start tonight, all we were told was that the Padres were "being conservative with him". Well, now it looks...

Cashner scratched, Despaigne to make MLB debut


Sheesh. The news about the Padres keeps rolling in so fast that it's hard to keep up with it. Between the dismissal of GM Josh Byrnes and rumors about who will replace him, and Mike Dee's assurance...

Mike Dee says Black's job is secure this season


Padres President and CEO Mike Dee addressed the media following Sunday's 2-1 loss to the discuss the dismissal of Josh Byrnes. After he opened the floor up for questions, the second query he...

Padres fire GM Josh Byrnes


Josh Byrnes is out; who's in remains to be seen.

Fans Gather At Petco To Remember Tony Gwynn


For the second time this year, Padres fans gathered at Petco Park to mourn the loss of a hero. Like many of us, my first reaction to the news of Tony Gwynn's passing was shock. After a good, solid...

Padres DFA Blaine Boyer and Billy Buckner

Bbbbbbbbbboth of them pitched in one game for the Padres.

Cashner to DL with elbow soreness; MRI on Monday


Are our worst fears coming true?

Kelly makes first rehab start since TJ surgery

Carlos Quentin also made a rehab start in Lake Elsinore's 5-4 win.

Kevin Quackenbush Gets The Call


Shortly after news came down that Jace Peterson will be promoted to San Diego with Chase Headley hitting the DL, Twitter was abuzz again with the word that right-handed reliever Kevin Quackenbush...


Jace to replace Chase


After Chase Headley strained his right calf in the second inning of Thursday's 12-inning win at Washington, everybody and her brother started guessing who might come up to take his place. Names...

Josh Johnson to undergo 2nd Tommy John surgery


It's official now.  Josh Johnson will undergo his second Tommy John surgery tomorrow in Pensacola, FL. Josh Johnson will undergo Tommy John surgery tomorrow, per AJ Hinch. Dr. James Andrews will...

Padres sign RHP Billy Buckner to minors deal

The 30-year-old right-hander will serve as a warm body.

Series Preview: Justin Verlander Comes To Town


In which we discuss Brad Ausmus, Kate Upton, and just about anything other than the 1984 World Series.

MLB Announces Trevor Hoffman Award


The best reliever in the National League will receive a shiny new award named after the Padres legend.

Padres Release '09 Second-Rounder Everett Williams

After parts of five seasons in the low minors, 2009 second-round pick Everett Williams has been cut loose by the Padres organization.

Maybin will undergo MRI on Monday


Cameron Maybin apparently hurt his shoulder diving for a ball in Sunday's split squad game against the Dodgers. He'll undergo an MRI on Monday to see the extent of the injury.

Chase Headley On Crutches; Out At Least Two Weeks


Chase Headley will look on from the dugout to start out Spring Training with a right calf strain.

Former Friar inks big league deal with Yankees


Dean Anna had a pretty great season in the Padres minor league system last year. He hit .331/.410/.482 with nine home runs with Triple-A Tucson, earning himself a spot in the Triple-A All Star Game,...

First full-squad workout & the opening of minicamp


The sun has set on another day in Padres camp. Here are a few things that happened today.

Padres Sign RHP Johnson


Having déjà vu?

Time Warner Cable Agrees To Deal; Padres For All


After two years the two sides finally come to an agreement.

Chihuahuas Unis Are Real and They're Spectacular

The Padres' AAA affiliate in El Paso unveiled their new threads.

Keith Law ranks Padres farm system 9th in MLB


The Padres are among the top ten farm systems in the league, according to Keith Law, for the third straight year.

Adamson Does It Again: Walkoff Single This Time


Padres minor-leaguer Corey Adamson drove in the winning run for the second day in a row as the Perth Heat defeated the Adelaide Bite in Saturday's Australian Baseball League play. This time it was...

Padres farmhand leads ABL's Perth Heat to victory

In Australian Baseball League play, center fielder Corey Adamson went 2-4 with a triple, steal, walk, run, and two RBI as the Perth Heat defeated the Adelaide Bite 5-4 on Friday night. That's...

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