MadFriars' Announcer Series: Tucson

When Tim Hagerty announces the opening game for the inaugural season of the El Paso Chihuahuas it will be his fifth Padres' affiliate that he will have been broadcasting with.
October 23, 2013

PCL 2013 Player of the Year

The T-Pads won more than they lost, featured a PCL batting champion but still finished dead last in attendance which is one of the reasons they will be in El Paso next season.
October 20, 2013

MadFriars' Daily Farm Report: August 31

Sampson has a rough outing in Tucson and the bullpen lets down the Missions again. Jeremy Baltz continues to hit for the Storm while Max Fried goes 7 for Fort Wayne. The AZL Padres season comes to an end and the end can't come fast enough for Eugene.
September 1, 2013

MadFriars' Daily Farm Report: August 17

Donn Roach continues to pound strikes in San Antonio and Walker Weickel rebounds with a strong outing in Fort Wayne. There is a lot to like in the AZL with Jake Bauers and Johnny Barbato is emerging as a starting pitching prospect in Lake Elsinore.
August 18, 2013

MadFriars' Daily Farm Report: June 29

Max Fried bounces back in Fort Wayne with one of his best pitching performances of the year. In Lake Elsinore Jeremy Baltz has been red hot.
June 30, 2013

Durham Notebook: Second-half Stampede

Ben Christoph checks in with latest news on the Durham Bulls. This week: Brandon Allen has helped ignite Durham's offense and the team is playing winning baseball again, recently-named International League all-star Dane De La Rosa has helped anchor a very productive bullpen, plus the latest transaction news from the Triangle.
June 28, 2012

Durham Notebook: Anderson Getting it Done

Durham beat writer Ben Christoph checks in with his latest notebook. Inside, Leslie Anderson continues his hot-hitting, infielder Shawn O'Malley gives his assessment of the team, manager Charlie Montoyo implores his pitching staff to improve, plus the latest transactions from the Triangle.
June 14, 2012