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Why Padres were quiet at Winter Meetings

For the first time in A.J. Preller's five years as general manager, the Padres did not make a Major League transaction at the Winter Meetings.

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San Diego Padres Add RHP In Minor League Phase Of Rule 5 Draft

The 2018 Rule 5 draft is over, meaning so are the Winter Meetings. Well, it was a pretty uneventful 2018 Major League Baseball Winter Meeting trip for the San Diego Padres, at least on the transaction front. We don’t know what happened behind the scenes, but as of Thursday afternoon, the Padres will leave Las […] San Diego Padres Add RHP In Minor League Phase Of Rule 5 Draft - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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San Diego Padres Bring Back Outfielder Alex Dickerson

The San Diego Padres have brought back a familiar face. Do you want hot stove action? Well, weeks after he was reinstated from the disabled list and elected free agency, outfielder Alex Dickerson is returning to the San Diego Padres on a minor league deal. The 28-year-old outfielder hasn’t appeared in a major league game […] San Diego Padres Bring Back Outfielder Alex Dickerson - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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San Diego Padres AM Talk: Who Leaves In The Rule 5 Draft?

Thursday is the final day of the Winter Meetings, which concludes with the Rule 5 draft. Happy final day of the Winter Meetings, San Diego Padres fans. The Major League Baseball Rule 5 draft has become fairly prominent with many fans across the baseball world, especially as the obsession with prospects and minor league baseball […] San Diego Padres AM Talk: Who Leaves In The Rule 5 Draft? - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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San Diego Padres Rumors: Jurickson Profar And More SS Targets

The San Diego Padres have interest in numerous different infielders. As day three of the 2018 Winter Meetings slowly wrap up, The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal injected more San Diego Padres rumors into the conversation, claiming that shortstops Jurickson Profar of the Texas Rangers, Nick Ahmed of the Arizona Diamondbacks, and former Diamondback Daniel Descalso are […] San Diego Padres Rumors: Jurickson Profar And More SS Targets - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site...

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SD ready to give Tatis, Urias leeway to develop

No doubt, the Padres are justified in their excitement for Fernando Tatis Jr. and Luis Urias. They're the top-ranked prospects at shortstop and second base, respectively, according to MLB Pipeline, and they're expected to man the middle of the diamond at Petco Park for a long time.

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Freddy Galvis A Likely Option To Return In 2019

Will the San Diego Padres have a familiar face starting at shortstop in 2019? As the 2018 season came to a close, very few topics could push buttons among San Diego Padres more so than throwing out the idea of Freddy Galvis returning as the Opening Day shortstop in 2019. Fans seemed to either fall […] San Diego Padres: Freddy Galvis A Likely Option To Return In 2019 - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Padres' top talent in high demand at Meetings

Who, exactly, is untouchable from the Padres' loaded, top-ranked farm system? It's a system headlined by Fernando Tatis Jr., a budding star at shortstop, and featuring 10 players in MLB Pipeline's Top 100. You better believe rival general managers are calling to ask about A.J. Preller's prospects.

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Are The Rockies Interested In Wil Myers?

Current San Diego Padres third baseman Wil Myers possibly drawing interest from a division rival. Day two of the Winter Meetings is winding down, leaving the San Diego Padres in the same position they were in to start the day and still reportedly in the running for Miami Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto and New York […] San Diego Padres: Are The Rockies Interested In Wil Myers? - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Mac and Me: Remembering my teammate and friend Willie McCovey

When Willie spoke, you listened - and you were a better person for it.

John D’Acquisto is a retired major league pitcher who pitched 10 seasons from 1973-1982. A former 1970 first-round pick of the San Francisco Giants, the southern California native played for six teams: San Francisco Giants, St. Louis Cardinals, San Diego Padres, Montreal Expos, and California Angels. D’Acquisto won a career-high 12 games in 1974, en route to winning the National League Rookie Pitcher of the Year with...

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Preller unlikely to part with top prospects

Who, exactly, is untouchable from the Padres' loaded, top-ranked farm system? It's a system headlined by Fernando Tatis Jr., a budding star at shortstop, and featuring 10 players in MLB Pipeline's Top 100. You better believe rival general managers are calling to ask about A.J. Preller's prospects.

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San Diego Padres Remain In The Hunt For J.T. Realmuto

As the MLB winter meetings roll along, the San Diego Padres remain in the hunt for Miami Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto. National writers have described the San Diego Padres as “aggressive” and involved with every player possible while in Las Vegas for this week’s winter meetings. From Marwin Gonzalez to Sonny Gray, Yusei Kikuchi, and […] San Diego Padres Remain In The Hunt For J.T. Realmuto - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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A Quiet First Day Of Winter Meetings

The first day of the 2018 winter meetings went by fairly quietly for San Diego Padres fans. The first full day of winter meetings are in the books, unfortunately, there isn’t a lot to report on the San Diego Padres front. San Diego continues to be connected to Miami Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto, but as […] San Diego Padres: A Quiet First Day Of Winter Meetings - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Padres seek long-term value in trade targets

If there's been a big name mentioned as a trade candidate this winter, he's probably already been linked to the Padres. But there's an important caveat in the club's trade talks this winter: years of control.

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Rangers claim infielder Asuaje off waivers

The Rangers claimed infielder Carlos Asuaje off waivers Monday after he was designated for assignment by the Padres on Friday.

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Texas Rangers claim Carlos Asuaje off waivers

The Texas Rangers have acquired infielder Carlos Asuaje via waiver claim from the San Diego Padres.

When the Padres announced the signing of Garrett Richards last week, the team designated Carlos Asuaje for assignment to clear the space on the 40-man roster. Today the Texas Rangers announced that they have acquired the infielder via a waiver claim. Neither team has officially announced the transaction but it appears to be a straight waiver claim with the Padres receiving nothing other than...

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Padres building for future with '19 rotation in flux

Make no mistake: The Padres aren't done adding to their rotation this offseason. All five places in their Opening Day starting five remain available, and it'll clearly be a top priority at this week's Winter Meetings in Las Vegas.

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Padres Rumors: Buying Or Selling Early Winter Meetings Rumblings

San Diego Padres Rumors: As the Winter Meetings move into their first full day, there has been some noise surrounding the Padres. Good Monday morning, San Diego. Welcome to the first full day of the 2018 Winter Meetings! The next few days should provide an abundance of news and rumors, along with the laying of […] Padres Rumors: Buying Or Selling Early Winter Meetings Rumblings - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Padres remain interested in Marwin Gonzalez

The Padres have interest in super-utilityman Marwin Gonzalez, The Athletic’s Dennis Lin reports (subscription required).  Gonzalez’s versatility would make him an important figure on a roster with so many moving parts, with Lin suggesting that Gonzalez could initially play shortstop until top prospect Fernando Tatis Jr. is ready for the majors (likely early 2020 but potentially by late in the 2019 season).  Once Tatis has been promoted, Gonzalez could be used all around the diamond....

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