Fort Wayne, IN: San Diego Padres prospect Hayden Beard was out of professional baseball for close to three years, landing on the Mets reserved list. He is back at it and understands that time may be running out so he is eager to make a positive impression.
July 3, 2010
Fort Wayne, IN: John Hussey was the only pitcher to throw a pen on Sunday while the hitters worked in the indoor batting cage with a specific drill in mind. Also, who are the most undervalued players on the team? Updates on injured TinCaps. An at-bat not talked about much.
May 23, 2010
Synopsis: The 2010 TinCaps, the Low-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres, will be a very experienced team on the mound, a blend of minor league veterans and college pitchers. In the field and at the plate, Fort Wayne will have a very young and very Latin American team. How young? Four of their projected eight everyday players are teenagers.
April 6, 2010
Peoria, AZ: The San Diego Padres High-A squad took to the field against Kansas City again on Sunday, losing 5-3. While the team lost, there were bright spots. Also, injuries news and updates from within the system, including the status of Jaff Decker.
March 21, 2010
Peoria, AZ: It is clear the message is being broadcast from the entire coaching staff – breeding players fit for Petco Park with an aggressive turn to the patient approach. There were also lots of highlights from three intrasquad games.
March 18, 2010
The San Diego Padres are stacking the cupboard chock full of starters at nearly every level – we profile those with the highest ceilings. Because of this, there are some pitching prospects that need to make a move to remain viable in future plans.
March 14, 2010
Sean Kazmar and Matt Antonelli spawned a ninth-inning comeback. Michael Collins had four hits and four RBI in a key San Antonio win. Ali Solis hits a grand slam and Danny Payne continues his hot-hitting ways. Erik Davis is clobbered in the second, ending any thought of a win. Chris Wilkes is perfect through four but not the fifth. John Hussey returns to the hill in the AZL.
June 21, 2009