Padres Pulse: Rising stock

Every year there are questions to be answered. It might be power, average, or defense – and perhaps a combination of that and more. It might be command, an additional pitch, or mechanics – or just realizing pre-existing talent. These players have answered the call, as we take stock at the midway point of the season.
June 22, 2007

Missions pitching coach Glenn Abbott

San Antonio, TX: One of our favorite interviews is Glenn Abbott, the pitching coach for the San Antonio Missions. He's the type of guy where all you have to do is throw out a topic and he's going to give you more information than you can imagine.
June 5, 2007

Demotions and promotions

The San Diego Padres juggled some prospects around within their minor league system on Friday, demoting shortstops Luis Cruz and Juan Ciriaco, promoting Ray Chang to Portland from Lake Elsinore and promoting Frank Brooks from Double-A to Triple-A.
May 25, 2007

Padres MLN: Coming up empty

Peoria, AZ – Major Leaguer Chris Young no-hit the Royals through four innings, but the Padres' failure to execute with runners on base prevented all but a single San Diego run in a 4-1 loss to Kansas City.
March 26, 2007