PADRES: Club to resume search for a GM
A Padres front office source speculated that hiring Woodfork ---- a Harvard graduate who was hired by Moorad in 2005 and previously worked as the director of baseball operations for the Boston Red Sox ---- wouldn't necessarily constitute raiding the Diamondbacks because it doesn't involve current GM Josh Byrnes.
XX Sports Radio: Jeff Moorad (MP3)
The Padres CEO joins Scott & BR in-studio for a whole hour to talk to the Padre fans.
New GM will have work ahead | padres.com: News
It's impossible to know what the new Padres general manager will want to do about the current roster and how he will attack the offseason and go about shaping the roster for the 2010 season.
Former Padre Marcus Giles arrested for allegedly battering wife
Police took Giles to county jail in downtown San Diego for booking on suspicion of spousal battery. He was released on bond about 8:30 a.m., a jail clerk said.
Unfinished Business: Looking At The Jake Peavy Trade
I won't even try to convey my devastation when I heard the news. It was absolutely terrible. All of you who have lost a beloved player know how it feels. I felt like a close family member had moved far, far away, and I would never be able to see them again. It was simply terrible.
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