Mariners trade for Leonys Martin

The Mariners make another move to add defense and athleticism to their club, dealing with Texas to land outfielder Leonys Martin in a four player trade.
November 16, 2015

Mariners acquire Leonys Martin from Rangers

Leonys Martin has been swapped to the Seattle Mariners, as Tom Wilhelmsen heads to the Texas Rangers.
November 16, 2015

PCL 2013 Pitcher of the Year

Despite playing in extremely friendly hitting conditions the T-Pads had the best pitching staff since they moved from Portland three years ago led by Burch Smith and Robbie Erlin.
October 21, 2013

MadFriars' Daily Farm Report: July 6

With Yasmani Grandal going down Rene RIvera, a 13 year veteran of the minor leagues, gets the call. The TinCaps rally to win while the Ems barely hold on and who is Rod Boykin?
July 7, 2013

MadFriars' Daily Farm Report: June 1

Aside from the TinCaps losing the second game after rallying for a big win in a make-up game from Friday, a clean sweep. Both Noel and Travis Jankowski are leading their leagues in stolen bases and Robert Kral continues to hit.
June 2, 2013

Madfriars' Daily Farm Report: September 2

The Storm eked out a 1-0 victory on Sunday, putting themselves in position to claim the final playoff spot with a win in the season's final contest. San Antonio wins on a walk-off single while Tucson loses in extra innings.
September 3, 2012

MadFriars' Top 20 for 2012

Since Jeff Moorad assumed operational control of the Padres in 2009 his group has perceived the way to success through one path; the development of a productive farm system. While nearly anyone that would run the Padres would repeat this same mantra for a franchise with a limited local television market, but Moorad also backed up his statements with his money.
March 4, 2012