Casey Kelly to miss 2013 season thanks to Tommy John surgery

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

The San Diego Padres got some terrible news on Wednesday afternoon as their top prospect, pitcher Casey Kelly, is almost certain to miss the entire 2013 season due to Tommy John elbow surgery. Kelly had tests on his elbow this week and while a definitive course of action has yet ...

Phil Mickelson not buying Padres

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

Like one of his Sunday rounds at the US Open, Phil Mickelson's aspirations to buy a piece of his hometown San Diego Padres have fallen apart. The Associated Press reported that Mickelson decided he couldn't "match the level of commitment" shown by the O'Malley and Seidler families, who became approximately the 500th ...

San Diego Padres: Chase Headley wins National League RBI crown

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

In what I think is one of the more incredible statistical feats in recent memory, San Diego Padres third baseman Chase Headley won the National League RBI crown on Wednesday night. While Miguel Cabrera wrapping up baseball's first Triple Crown since 1967 will certainly grab the headlines, Headley's accomplishment was ...

San Diego Padres: Agreement for Sale of Team Has Been Signed

Monday, August 6th, 2012

The San Diego Padres have been for sale for the better part of the last five years, but the saga of the team's ownership appears to finally be over. The majority owner of the team, John Moores, has signed an agreement to sell the team to a group headed by San ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Justin Upton Could Be Headed East

Monday, July 16th, 2012

For the second season in a row, the Pittsburgh Pirates are in buying mode in the second half of the Major League Baseball season, and they're eyeing a few of the big fish on the market. After Sunday's 4-1 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers, the Pirates are one game back of ...

Yasmani Grandal: Rookie Catcher Sets Record in Starting Debut

Saturday, June 30th, 2012

When the San Diego Padres traded Mat Latos to the Cincinnati Reds, they got a haul of prospects in return that included studs Yonder Alonso and Yasmani Grandal. Alonso is having a very solid rookie season already and Grandal made his debut as a starter Saturday night in Colorado. To ...

Phil Mickelson Joins Bid to Buy San Diego Padres

Monday, May 28th, 2012

Another San Diego sports icon has jumped into the mix to buy his hometown baseball team. This time golfer Phil Mickelson is the man lending his name to a group attempting to buy the San Diego Padres. Mickelson has attached himself to the group led by former Los Angeles Dodgers owner ...

Tony Gwynn Joins Bid To Buy San Diego Padres

Monday, May 21st, 2012

Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has joined movie producer Thomas Tull's attempt to buy the San Diego Padres. Gwynn claimed on Monday that he is not yet sure what his role will be other than offering advice to Tull and his fellow investors, but he has decided to back that ...