Padres Close To Signing Top Pick Donavan Tate?

Wednesday, August 12th, 2009

MLB.com and Keith Law have confirmed that the San Diego Padres are close to signing Donavan Tate, the team's top pick from the 2009 MLB Draft. Both sources think a deal is imminent and at worst will be completed before the August 17th deadline. Tate, a prep outfielder was taken ...

Tale of the Tape: Donavan Tate vs. Tate Donovan

Thursday, June 11th, 2009

On Tuesday evening during the 2009 MLB Draft, an incredibly confusing event transpired. With the No. 3 pick in the first round, the San Diego Padres selected high school outfielder Donavan Tate. For the rest of the evening, on several Web sites, the pick was listed as: Tate, Donavan. I ...

2009 MLB Draft: Live Blog

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009

6pm ET: Afternoon, everyone. And with that, I'd like to start by asking what the fuck John Hart is doing as part of MLB Network's broadcast? The guy is clearly the Matt Millen of Major League Baseball, but he gets a studio job analyzing talent? God, that's just...just...wrong! It's just ...