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Startling Marte undergoes core muscle surgery

Photo by Sarah Stier/ The outfielder is expected to be ready for Spring Training. The Mets announced that right fielder Starling Marte underwent surgery to ‘repair a core muscle injury sustained in the second half of the year.’ Marte had been on the shelf since September 7th before being activated for the Mets/Padres Wild Card series with what was described at the time as an oblique injury. Marte, who will be entering his second year with the Mets, is expected to be playing ‘without restrictions’ in Spring Training. Marte batted .292/.347/.468 with 16 home...

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Padres reporter proposes wild Fernando Tatis Jr. position change

It’s frustrating thinking about what the San Diego Padres could’ve accomplished this postseason had Fernando Tatis Jr. been a part of the team. The former All-Star didn’t play a single game in 2022 after undergoing surgery to repair a broken wrist suffered in an offseason motorcycle accident. It was later reported Tatis underwent a second […] Padres reporter proposes wild Fernando Tatis Jr. position change - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - San Diego Padres News, Rumors, and Fan Community

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Padres’ top prospect tearing up AFL after injury-riddled 2022

The San Diego Padres used to flaunt MLB’s premier farm system. After a couple mammoth free agent signings, though, general manager A. J. Preller and the front office realized the club’s championship window opened and began gutting their loaded prospect pool in the name of chasing the playoffs. That campaign came to a head before […] Padres’ top prospect tearing up AFL after injury-riddled 2022 - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - San Diego Padres News, Rumors, and Fan Community

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Tigers hire Mark Conner as new scouting director

Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports The long-time Padres scouting director adds to Scott Harris’ collection of front office talent. Only a few days after the Detroit Tigers hired Rob Metzler away from the Tampa Bay Rays as the Vice-President and Assistant General Manager to run the scouting department, Metzler now has his scouting director. The Tigers raided another good organization to find their man, hiring long-time San Diego Padres scouting director, Mark Conner, to head up the Tigers amateur scouting department. Conner joined the Padres as a scout back in 2010, and...

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A.J. Preller gives encouraging update on Fernando Tatis Jr.

In a year that was supposed to serve as a de facto coronation for one of the best young players in baseball, San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. has ad much of an on-field impact as anyone reading this article. Injuries and a suspension will do that to you. Not only were a barrage […] A.J. Preller gives encouraging update on Fernando Tatis Jr. - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - San Diego Padres News, Rumors, and Fan Community

Urias, Hosmer power Padres past Rays, 7-2 | Rays-Padres Game Highlights 8/14/19

Condensed Game: Luis Urias brought across three runs and Eric Hosmer crushed a home run, while Cal Quantrill tossed 5 1/3 frames in the win Don't forget to subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/mlb Follow us elsewhere too: Twitter: https://twitter.com/MLB

Choi, Meadows homer in win | Rays-Padres Game Highlights 8/13/19

Condensed Game: Ji-Man Choi and Austin Meadows both homered to lead the Rays' offense in the 7-5 win over the Padres Don't forget to subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/mlb Follow us elsewhere too: Twitter: https://twitter.com/MLB Instagram: https://www.

Duffy, Garcia lead Rays to 10-4 win | Rays-Padres Game Highlights 8/12/19

Condensed Game: Matt Duffy collected four hits and drove in three and Avisail Garcia drove a two-run home run to lead the Rays' offense Don't forget to subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/mlb Follow us elsewhere too: Twitter: https://twitter.com/MLB Inst