10:27 AM EDT, Thu September 20, 2018

Second basemen to watch in Padres’ farm system

In three years since trading away Jedd Gyorko to the Cardinals, the Padres have consistently started Jose Pirela, Cory Spangenberg, Carlos Asujae, Yangervis Solarte and Ryan Schimpf at second base. At long last, the revolving door may be coming to a stop on Luis Urias. Although a hamstring injury...

Rockies' walk-off win spoils big day for Padres' Pirela

Jose Pirela may have a new lease on playing time. He’s doesn’t plan on wasting it. Two days after his manager acknowledged it would be difficult to get him onto the field down the stretch, the struggling Pirela collected three hits only to see Ian Desmond’s walk-off, two-run homer off Kirby Yates...

Wil Myers takes groundball off face, scratched from lineup

Wil Myers was scratched from Wednesday’s lineup with a lacerated nose after a groundball struck him in the face during batting practice. Jose Pirela was inserted into the lineup at second base and in the two hole. Cory Spangenberg, the clean-up hitter, was moved from second to third base. Myers...

At least in 2018, opportunity drying up for Padres' Jose Pirela

The knee-jerk reaction to Wil Myers’ move to third was that Christian Villanueva’s opportunity was about to shrink. The reality is that Jose Pirela’s playing time – not Villanueva’s – appears to be the casualty as the Padres commit themselves to stretching the limits of their active roster. At...

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