December 16, 2005
The fab five for the San Diego Padres will consist of David Wells, Brian Lawrence, Adam Eaton, Jake Peavy and one of Sterling Hitchcock, Ismael Valdes or Ben Howard. Hitch is the odds on favorite to win. Being a left-hander gives him the edge over his right-handed counterparts. The Padres will start the year in a four man rotation, with off days early on giving the starts an extra day of rest. As spring training begins, here are some interesting tidbits, concerns and notes for each player.
February 27, 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