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

Padres MLN: Arm angles dropping

Peoria, AZ-- Change is inevitable. In the San Diego Padres' minor leagues change is common. On the pitching front, arm slots, angles and mechanics are always being tweaked - consistency the ultimate safe haven. Of course, these prospects are in the minors for a reason.
March 25, 2007

Padres MLN: Win some, lose some

Peoria, AZ-- The San Diego Padres Triple-A squad traveled to Maryvale Baseball Park where they ran into another Milwaukee Brewer starter – Jeff Suppan. Do these guys ever face big leaguers in spring?
March 20, 2007

Padres Prospect Interview: Eddie Pena

Eddie Pena almost missed his Padres audition. Luckily, his team swept in the Championship round, which allowed him to make it to the Padres tryout just in time. The submariner/sidearmer was rewarded with a shot in the San Diego system.
February 9, 2006

Padres add three to minor league stock

Three more players have been added to the Padres growing list of additions on the minor league side. The coordinated efforts of Bill Bryk and Mal Fichman have brought in another submarine style pitcher, a hard-throwing righty, and a catcher out of Canada.
December 16, 2005