Big updates from the Portland Beavers, including the medal round, suspensions, new starters and new closers. Roger Deago left the game having allowed one run due to a rain delay but was charged four. Dirk Hayhurst had his worst outing as a professional. Sean Thompson had another solid outing wasted. Jake Vose made his first start of the year. An error on Trino Aguilar cost the game.
August 25, 2004
The rash of injuries to big name players last season has the San Diego Padres on edge. The result is some players who pronounce themselves as able are relegated to playing the waiting game. The club having its own stadium to workout in will help, as will new programs being developed to keep the team healthy and limber.<br><br> Meanwhile, rain threatens to cut the team's practices this week and will likely hinder the progress of the recovering players.
February 24, 2004
The San Diego Padres farm system has a wealth of potential…potential. By definition potential means: <i>The inherent ability or capacity for growth, development, or coming into being.</i><br><br>MadFriars.com breaks down the top 40 prospects, continuing with 11-20 this week. Also, check up on the 2003 scouting reports, found by clicking on our <a href="http://padres.theinsiders.com/3/ProspectReports.html">Prospect report link</a>
February 22, 2004