July Review: Colorado Springs Sky Sox

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox lost 17 of their 28 games in July, as they struggled to get any consistent pitching. Some of their starters pitched well, but they had two arms that had earned run averages over 5.00, and that hurt them in the long run.
August 14, 2009

Padres release three, claim one

The San Diego Padres announced that the club has claimed left-handed pitcher Justin Hampson from the Colorado Rockies and requested waivers on infielders Manny Alexander and Mark Bellhorn, and right-handed pitcher Scott Williamson for the purpose of their unconditional release.
October 12, 2006

Loretta, Nady, Barfield and first base

We caught up with Jeff Kingston, the Padres Director of Baseball Operations, for the long delayed Part II of our off-season chat. We get insight into the Mark Loretta and Xavier Nady trades, the Josh Barfield situation, and the logjam at first base at the major league level and in Portland.
February 1, 2006

Padres sign Bellhorn, Sikorski

The San Diego Padres today agreed to terms with infielder Mark Bellhorn and right-handed pitcher Brian Sikorski on one-year contracts.
December 22, 2005