MadFriars Daily Farm Report: August 3

The Dust Devils have reached the All-Star break in the Northwest League, but there was still plenty of action on Monday night. El Paso lost a close one, while San Antonio’s comeback was thwarted in extra innings. The AZL Padres flashed some power in a walk-off win, and the Storm were pummeled in San Bernardino.
August 3, 2015

2015 Lake Elsinore Pre-Season Preview

Synopsis: On the mound, the Storm should be led by a solid trio of starters, Zech Lemond, Ryan Butler and Justin Livengood. Watch center fielder Auston Bousfield and a strong middle infield tandem of shortstop Jose Rondon and second baseman Fernando Perez.
April 8, 2015

MadFriars' Spring Training - Final Day

The San Diego Padres’ Triple-A and Double-A stayed home for match-ups with the Kansas City Royals on Monday, the day before a camp day for everyone.
March 24, 2015

MadFriars’ Spring Training 2015- Day 3

PEORIA: Today the AA/AAA squads were on the field.
March 22, 2015

MadFriars’ Spring Training 2015

PEORIA -- Yesterday was essentially a rain out but there was a simulated game with Andrew Cashner and Elliott Morris, who came over in the Angels trade for Huston Street pitched against him.
March 20, 2015

On the Beat: Eugene

Some of the best sources for finding out about what is really going on at one of the affiliates is talking to the team’s beat writer, who is going to be possibly the only person that sees a significant amount of games and is not affiliated with either the big club or the affiliate.
September 23, 2014

2014 MadFriars’ NWL Player of the Year

Summary:The Emeralds had a better team than last year but still finished with the second worst record in the league in their last year with the Padres’ organization. As a club Eugene hit .239 but did have some quality bats from a solid 2014 draft and a player that came off of the scrap heap.
September 21, 2014

MadFriars' Players of the Month: August

Every month, MadFriars looks at the best performers across the Padres’ minor league affiliates. The minor league seasons end just after Labor Day and with the possibility of being called up with the roster expansions in September many players had particularly strong months.
September 3, 2014