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Friars on Base 5 hours ago

Padres News: Battle For Third Base Heats Up In Peoria

Last season the San Diego Padres traded long time third baseman Chase Headley, to the New York Yankees. In return, the Yankees gave the Padres utility player Yangervis Solarte, who did relatively well but not well enough to earn unanimous consent as the Padres third baseman of the future. This off-season new General Manager, A.J. […] Padres News: Battle For Third Base Heats Up In Peoria - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Friars on Base 12 hours ago

Padres News: Tony Clark Visits Padres Camp as MLBPA Director

Thursday the San Diego Padres welcomed another visitor to their camp. This time though it wasn’t a new player courtesy of trade or free agency, but former player and Padre Tony Clark as reported by Dennis Lin. Clark is in his second year as Executive Director of the MLB Players Association, previously headed by Michael […] Padres News: Tony Clark Visits Padres Camp as MLBPA Director - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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5 ways to improve your fantasy league

Want to know how to improve your fantasy baseball league? Here are five ideas.

Caption contest: 'Go. Win. Now.'

Oh to be a fly on the wall when Padres G.M. A.J. Preller is talking baseball.

Friar talk: On Maurer, Thursday's starters

Morning notes, tidbits and headlines from the Padres' spring training complex.

VIDEO: Padres Report: Early Storylines

Dennis Lin gives an update from Padres Spring Training.

Uh oh: Norf reveals John Baker's 'source'

Former Padres catcher leaked Chris Denorfia's deal with Cubs on Twitter.

Progress report: Detroit Tigers

An offseason review of who's new, who's gone and what to watch for this spring.

ESPN says to bring back the brown, too

Padres uniform ranked 29th out of 30 teams in the majors.

VIDEO: Chemistry key for Padres outfield

Chemistry and communication will be key for the Padres new outfield.

Position battles: Oh so many relievers

A look at the relievers competing for spots with the Padres.
Padres Public Feb 26, 2015

What Brown Padres BP Jerseys Might Look Like

Here’s an photographic idea of a brown Padres jersey I made. I like the idea of keeping the current Padres marks in a switch to brown. The team needs all the consistency it can get, and the boring-ness of the script contrasts well with the uniqueness of the brown. The current SD is the most typographically pleasing of them all, and with the team’s focus on that logo keeping it around makes sense.

VIDEO: SD native living childhood dream

Griff Erickson is living his childhood dream playing for the Padres.

Position battles: Who will play third?

A look at the Padres' third base competition this spring.

How A.J. Preller ruined BA's prospect book

Eleven of Baseball America's top-30 Padres prospects no longer with organization.

Padres Player News

  • James Shields

    James Shields

    Padres News: James Shields is ready to take charge

  • Derek Norris

    Derek Norris

    Derek Norris trying to get ahead of the curve

  • Ian Kennedy

    Ian Kennedy

    Gaslamp Ballin' in the Sun, or another Weezer song parody

  • Clint Barmes

    Clint Barmes

    Padres News: Clint Barmes Ready to Be a Leader in San Diego

  • Justin Upton

    Justin Upton

    Justin Upton looks crazy sexy in brown Padres pinstripes

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