Rants and Raves From A Displaced Padres Fan

I've been quiet of late for a number of reasons.  One, the Pads were on a roll in May and I didn't want to put a jinx on them.  Two, I am in the mist of potentially being a Displaced Twice over Padre Fan.  The good news is that I may be displaced from Idaho to Oregon where the Beavers play.
June 11, 2005

Pagan Gets Walk Off; Mobile Finally Wins

The Mobile Bay Bears finally broke a 10 game losing streak; Tt took 11 innings and not one but two homers in the bottom of the 11th to get it done in Lancaster; Fabian Jimenez finally proves to be human; Kerry Robinson has super human speed; Dale Thayer bounces back with a save. All in the daily roundup of minor league action exclusively at MadFriars.com
April 23, 2005

Cuts continue as Mets near Opening Day

The Mets slashed their way down to 32 players in camp on Thursday, with just seven more all-important cuts to go before the season begins in Cincinnati on April 4.
April 1, 2005

Witasick released; three others outrighted

The San Diego Padres today released right-handed pitcher Jay Witasick and outrighted outfielder Kerry Robinson and right-handed pitchers Steve Watkins and Ricky Stone to Triple-A Portland.
October 7, 2004

Robinson, Ojeda and Osuna return to San Diego

The San Diego Padres purchased the contract of outfielder Kerry Robinson from Triple-A Portland and recalled catcher Miguel Ojeda from his rehabilitation assignment at Portland and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list. In addition, the Padres recalled right-handed pitcher Antonio Osuna from his rehabilitation assignment at Single-A Lake Elsinore and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list.
September 2, 2004