Friar John's Blog: Padres claim a pitcher from Orioles
The Padres added a pitcher Wednesday by claiming right-hander Radhames Liz on waivers from the Baltimore Orioles.
Trading Gonzalez now would be the wrong call - Columnists - SignOnSanDiego.com
"Adrian's a great player," Padres' General Manager Jed Hoyer said yesterday afternoon. "He fits the San Diego Padres incredibly well. From a baseball standpoint, he sits in the middle of the lineup. He's one of the best run-producers in baseball. He fits our payroll structure very well. "We have Adrian under contract for two years. To me, that's sort of where the conversation begins and ends. He's a Padre for the next two years, period."
Tate continues trend: On mend - Sports - SignOnSanDiego.com
The muscles had torn away from Tate's pubic bone. To repair the injury, Tate had a surgical mesh implanted.
Masur's Musings: Hello from our 49th State...
I'm still not completely convinced that Adrian will be dealt. It's sometimes a good idea, even for later in the season, to find out what teams are willing to offer at this point, and have that in mind when the trade deadline comes in July. I'll keep an eye on things and let you know what I hear.
Unfinished Business: Random Padres Thoughts...
Of course, there's the trade rumors about Adrian, but I honestly don't think that the Padres are going to trade him this offseason. I mean, what's the point? He's playing for us at a riduculously low price, and is Kyle Blanks really ready to play first full time in the majors?
Former Padres GM Kevin Towers to Meet With Team Officials at Winter Meetings - MLB - NESN.com
"I'd like to align myself with a winning organization, someone I trust, someone I like working with -- to be honest, preferably an American League team, just to become more familiar with that league,"
Padres to hold awards celebration at the San Diego Hall of Champions | padres.com: Official Info
This year's program will be emceed by Channel 4 San Diego's Mark Neely and feature appearances by Padres Vice Chairman and CEO Jeff Moorad, Executive Vice President/General Manager Jed Hoyer and Manager Bud Black.
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