Padres' 2011 PCL Player of the Year

Summary: With the Portland Beavers unable to come to an agreement on a new baseball stadium in the Rose City, Portland ended up losing their baseball team that had been a Padres' affiliate since 2001.
October 31, 2011

Padres Minor League Recap July 23

Nick Schmidt earned his first win in over a year for the Storm, John Barbato dazzled in Eugene, and John Van Benschoten picked up his first system victory.
July 24, 2011

MadFriars' Interview: TPadres' Terry Kennedy

TUCSON: Terry Kennedy, the former all-star catcher with the San Diego Padres in the 1980s, played fourteen years in the major leagues before becoming a minor league coach for a variety of organizations after his retirement in 1991.
July 14, 2011

MadFriars' Interview: Aaron Cunningham

TUCSON: OF Aaron Cunningham, 25, was drafted in the sixth round of the 2005 draft by the Chicago White Sox. The White Sox included him in a trade to the Diamondbacks, who then moved him to Oakland in the Dan Haren deal. In 2010 he was traded by Oakland to San Diego with Scott Hairston for Kevin Kouzmanoff and Eric Sogard.
July 7, 2011

Minor League Recap for June 26

While the Missions came up just short in their comeback effort, Tucson walks off with a victory. Elsinore rallies late, but the TinCaps collapses. Eugene skipped all the drama as they cruised to an easy win.
June 26, 2011

Las Vegas Delivers TPadres a 10-1 SmackDown

TUCSON: 2b Craig Stansberry, the all-time leader in hits and games played for the former Padres' AAA affiliate Portland Beavers, led off the game with a home run to left off of TPadres' starter Will Inman to put the Las Vegas 51ers up 1-0.
June 10, 2011

Minor League Recap April 29th

Another come from behind attempt in Portland ends with a blast, Missions get a real taste for hitting at the Wolff, De Paula can't make it out of the 1st, and Tin Caps can barely reach 1st
April 30, 2011