Minor League Notebook

Another round of cuts from the current 47 players in camp is expected to take place on Sunday. Beyond that, the word is several trades are being explored to ensure prospects are getting their due promotions at the minor league level. There is a fear by some in the San Diego Padres organization that a cluster of prospects may have their futures derailed if the team insists on keeping several players and putting them in Portland. The shockwave will reverberate throughout the system.
March 21, 2004

Padres Trade Winds

Is Henri Stanley better than we all think? Is this just the beginning of a series of events in San Diego that will leave us breathless? Even the most skeptical San Diego Padres fan has to wonder just what is up Kevin Towers' sleeve. The roster won't be filled with every Joey Hamilton on the market. The lash out would be catastrophic in terms of cancelled season tickets to a new park.
November 16, 2003

Padres claim Stanley off waivers

SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego Padres today claimed outfielder Henri Stanley off waivers from the Houston Astros and added him to their 40-man roster. Padres Executive Vice President/General Manager Kevin Towers made the announcement.
November 14, 2003