Prospect Profile: Ricky Steik

The Tigers added Ricky Steik a year ago in a trade with the San Diego Padres, and after a successful inaugural season with the organization, the Tigers will likely look further to Steik as he moves up the ladder.
November 27, 2006

Minor League Pitchers of the Month: May

Dave Dombrowski's mantra has long been to develop pitching, and the early returns this season, have demonstrated that pitching is far and away the strength of the system. As offenses up and down the organizational ladder sputter, the pitching continues to dominate. Check inside to see why this month's awards list look strangely familiar.
June 5, 2006

Padres trade Steik for Baugh

The San Diego Padres today acquired right-handed pitcher Kenny Baugh from the Detroit Tigers in exchange for right-handed pitcher Ricky Steik.
December 12, 2005

Scouting Padres' Prospect #59: Ricky Steik

California native Ricky Steik worked in three different leagues after being drafted by the Padres in 2004 and spent the year in his first full season league this year, a reliever for the Fort Wayne Wizards.
December 8, 2005

Top 60 Padres' Prospects : 31-60

Here are the Top 60 Padres' prospects, numbers 31-60. gives a little insight on each selection in our rankings but will follow up more in depth with individual scouting reports on each player throughout this off-season, starting in descending order, after posting the Top 30 next week.
November 22, 2005

Padres Prospect Interview: Ricky Steik

Just prior to going on the disabled list with shoulder inflammation, we had the chance to talk to reliever Ricky Steik. Over 52 appearances with the Fort Wayne Wizards, Steik has a 2.30 ERA.
August 20, 2005

Padres Prospect Interview: Ricky Steik

The whirlwind tour of Ricky Steik began at Golden West Community College. After being drafted by the Padres in the seventh round, he continued his quest with tours of duty in Eugene before a big time chance with the Portland Beavers to end the year.
September 24, 2004