MadFriars Daily Farm Report: May 20

El Paso nearly makes a big comeback and San Antonio rides a big inning. Kevin Charity is in Lake Elsinore and Jacob Nix doesn't get the win, but is lights out in Fort Wayne.
May 20, 2016

MadFriars Daily Farm Report: May 14

Big offensive nights for the Chihuahuas and Missions netted a pair of wins as the Padres shuffled pitching staffs across the system.
May 15, 2016

MadFriars Daily Farm Report: April 14

Thursday night saw the Lake Elsinore Storm return home after playing their first seven games on the road. Unfortunately, the bats were cold and the Storm dropped their home opener. San Antonio rode excellent pitching to a shutout win while the TinCaps continued to rack up runs in the Midwest League. In the Pacific Coast League, El Paso couldn’t get the bats going and lost again in Tacoma.
April 15, 2016

Padres release Duanel Jones

Once seen as part of the Padres' aggressive move to be major players in the Dominican Republic, Jones' career ends with another in a long line of disappointments for the organization.
April 11, 2016

Cubs' Mike Olt claimed by White Sox

Mike Olt will move to the other side of Chicago, as he has been claimed off waivers from the Cubs by the White Sox.
September 5, 2015

Cubs July 27 Minors Recap

Iowa, Myrtle Beach and Eugene all used the long ball to earn wins on Monday night. Mike Olt (pictured) homered for the third straight game to help Iowa end a six-game skid.
July 28, 2015

Cubs June 22 Minors Recap

Rob Zastryzny returned to the mound on Monday night and Dylan Cease, the Cubs 6th round pick last year, made his professional debut in Arizona. Mike Olt and Neil Ramirez are headed to AAA to rehab while Kyle Schwarber is added to Iowa roster.
June 23, 2015

Cubs Aug. 9 Minor League Recap

Mike Olt belted a pair of homers, including a two-run shot in the top of the 8th to give the I-Cubs the lead but Iowa lost on a walk-off grand slam. Its was that kind of a night for the Cubs affiliates as they all lost.
August 10, 2014