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
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
Here are the Top 60 Padres' prospects, numbers 31-60. MadFriars.com 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
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