3:00 PM EDT, Wed April 08, 2020
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How Padres Could Benefit from a Season in Arizona

As Major League Baseball contemplates playing it’s entire 2020 regular season in Arizona, we look at how that could benefit the San Diego Padres. We haven’t had a ton of news on when the San Diego Padres could be playing baseball again. But on Tuesday we finally started to get some substantive rumblings. Jeff Passan […] How Padres Could Benefit from a Season in Arizona - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
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Padres top prospects: No. 15 Reggie Lawson

Counting down the San Diego Union-Tribune's top-30 Padres prospects: Right-hander Reggie Lawson showed well in the Arizona Fall League but continued elbow trouble forced him to undergo Tommy John surgery in March
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Padres history (April 8): A San Diegan opens Petco Park

Starting the first game at Petco Park on this date in 2004 is a cherished highlight on the resume of Padres left-hander David Wells, a Point Loma High product
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Padres history (April 8): Ed Spiezio starts things off right

On this date in 1969, Ed Spiezio had a feeling he was going to hit a home run and then he did, helping the San Diego Padres win their first game in franchise history
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San Diego Padres: Re-visiting the Kevin Brown trade

When the San Diego Padres acquired Kevin Brown from the Marlins, I don’t think anyone thought he would be as good as he was. The San Diego Padres caught Kevin Brown in the prime of his career, although it occurred much later than when most players entire the same window. The former fourth overall pick […] San Diego Padres: Re-visiting the Kevin Brown trade - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More