Padres trade Wells for Baek

San Diego, CA – The San Diego Padres today acquired right-handed pitcher Cha Seung Baek from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for right-hander Jared Wells.
May 28, 2008

Padres to call up Jared Wells

MadFriars.com has learned that the San Diego Padres will call up right-handed reliever Jared Wells from Triple-A Portland.
May 22, 2008

Culp masterful; Pelzer dominant

Josh Banks had a fantastic start for the Beavers but his efforts were ruined. Chad Huffman homers and Greg Burke continues his impressive streak but the Missions. Nathan Culp pitches shutout ball and the power numbers are rising for Cedric Hunter. Wynn Pelzer continues to shine after a slow start, and Shane Buschini provides the muscle.
May 20, 2008

Padres Prospect Interview: Jared Wells

PORTLAND, OR: In 2006, Jared Wells was rolling. After Cesar Carrillo, he was considered the Padres best starting pitching prospect. He made the Southern League All-Star team but was promoted to Portland before he could play in the game.
May 19, 2008

Harrington gem; Chang doubles up

Chip Ambres gets the crucial hit to key a win and Jared Wells skirts trouble. Kyle Blanks comes through with the game-winner in the ninth while Ray Chang's last five hits have been doubles. Mitch Canham reaches base five times only to see defeat. Fort Wayne splits a doubleheader, giving up just one run behind Allen Harrington and Matt Teague.
May 16, 2008

Buschmann blanking; Latos limiting

Josh Banks settles down after a three-run homer in the first but Portland can't muster enough offense. Matt Buschmann and his relief corps combine to post a San Antonio shutout. Two homers and 10 hits against – Drew Miller still got the win. Mat Latos is terrific but the bullpen allows 10 runs in four innings.
May 13, 2008

Wells a winner; Canham stacks four

Jared Wells picked up his first victory with two scoreless frames. Stephen Faris can't get an out in the second frame but the Missions battle back and make it a game. Mitch Canham plated four but has also seen more base runners steal against him than any other.
May 1, 2008

Gerut and Headley 5, Redhawks 3

PORTLAND, OR-- On a "balmy" 49 degree night in the Rose City three Beaver home runs were the difference in a 5-4 victory over the Oklahoma City Redhawks.
April 28, 2008