Ready on Padres prospects from Portland

It won't be long before Randy Ready has a job managing in the major leagues. For now, he is in the San Diego Padres system and aiding the big league club with prospects. Names such as Chip Ambres, Matt Antonelli, Luke Carlin, Paul McAnulty, Brian Myrow, Jody Gerut, Chase Headley, Nick Hundley and Will Venable were under his tutelage with Peter Ciofrone and Brett Dowdy still in his care.
January 4, 2009

Venable on Padres Portland hitting prospects

Max Venable has coached many of the San Diego hitters that filtered their way up from the minor leagues. As the hitting coach in Portland this past season, it was his influence that served these Padres prospects well.
November 23, 2008

Padres Six-Year Free Agents

The San Diego Padres have a number of players who are slated to be six-year minor league free agents. We take a look at each and wonder who, if any, will return.
September 28, 2008

Padres purchase contract of Hayhurst

San Diego, CA – The San Diego Padres today purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Dirk Hayhurst from Triple-A Portland and optioned infielder Brian Myrow to Triple-A Portland.
August 23, 2008

Padres recall Myrow; Purchase Ambres

San Diego, CA – The San Diego Padres today purchased the contract of outfielder Chip Ambres from Triple-A Portland and also recalled infielder Brian Myrow and left-handed pitcher Joe Thatcher from the Beavers.
July 8, 2008

Padres Prospects: June Players of the Month

The home run stroke of two hitters are starting to come around while two more hitters continue to show they can rake at any time. With so many talented prospects, John Conniff sorts through the mystery to come up with a Player of the Month in June for the San Diego Padres chain.
July 6, 2008

The interesting journey of Brian Myrow

Portland Beavers first baseman Brian Myrow is having another stellar season. After leading the team in batting average last year – and winning the PCL batting title in the process – Myrow has continued his success this season.
July 2, 2008

McBryde rebounds; Decker blazing

Brian Myrow snapped out of a mini-slump but Josh Geer still took a loss. Will Inman can't keep the string going in a Missions loss. Sam Carter is an RBI machine. Jeremy McBryde escapes trouble and contributes to a shutout. Four unearned runs undo a solid Rey Garramone outing. Chris Hardin has four RBIs and Jaff Decker continues to sizzle, as Kyle Heyne continues tossing bullets.
June 29, 2008