San Diego, CA – The San Diego Padres announced today the club has acquired outfielder Rob Mackowiak from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for right-handed pitcher Jon Link. San Diego has also acquired infielder Morgan Ensberg and cash considerations from the Houston Astros for a player to be named or cash considerations.
July 31, 2007
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
Wade LeBlanc is five outs from perfection and two outs from a complete game but the southpaw has his priorities straight, noting the Storm "needed this win." Vince Sinisi has been a model of consistency. Cesar Ramos takes a hard-luck loss. Nathan Culp provides relief for the Wizards.
June 1, 2007
Pete Laforest banged two out of the park, including a game-tying shot but it was not enough. Nick Hundley is starting to find his stroke. Jon Link is doing his work at the back end of the bullpen. Ernesto Frieri had something happen that has never been done before against him.
May 15, 2007
Jack Cassel and Tim Stauffer combined to give up nine runs in a loss. Jon Ellis was pegged for six runs by his lonesome, blowing a lead for San Antonio. Matt Bush got his first hit, drove in two, but he also committed two errors – the last one costing the game. Derek McDaid had a solid debut for the Wizards.
April 11, 2007