Stovall Names Top Six

The Lancaster (Calif.) Paraclete four-star running back, Melquise Stovall, named his top six on Tuesday...
March 24, 2015

Padres release nine minor leaguers

Peoria, AZ-- The San Diego Padres released nine players from minor league camp on Tuesday. Left-handers Erick Burke, Justin Mattison and Jan Granado, right-handers Ryan Trytten, Matt Varner, Eddie Pena, Jarrett Gardner, and Jamie Baker, and outfielder Adam Bourassa were let go.
March 27, 2007

Matt Varner suspended

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball today announced that that Single-A Lake Elsinore right-handed pitcher Matt Varner, has been suspended (50 games) for violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. Varner was one of five minor league players suspended today.
April 18, 2006

Padres Prospect Interview: Matt Varner

Matt Varner closed out 34 games for the Fort Wayne Wizards and was called up to Lake Elsinore to assist their playoff run – a place he will likely call home in ‘06. caught up with the righty to reflect on last year.
February 20, 2006

Scouting Padres Prospect #44: Matt Varner

The prospect that wasn't. Each year, a player who was on the fringe makes his name known in a big way through consistency. Matt Varner was the 2005 model of that player in the Padres' system.
January 4, 2006

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 Pitcher of the Year: Midwest League

Sweating just pondering the three choices has left my throat dry and my hands slippery on the keyboard. But a victor must eventually be chosen from the Padres' Midwest League affiliate and the finite details are needed before charting such waters.
October 31, 2005