1:55 PM EST, Tue November 13, 2018
Friars on Base 4 hours ago

San Diego Padres: Three Trades That Could Happen This Week

The San Diego Padres need to make room on the 40-man roster and have plenty of players they can move. The deadline to add Rule-5 draft-eligible players to the 40-man roster is in just a few days and the San Diego Padres need to make a number of subtractions, otherwise, they are sure to lose […] San Diego Padres: Three Trades That Could Happen This Week - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
sandiegouniontribune.com 4 hours ago

Friar talk: Pondering the Padres’ potential cuts

The early part of the hot stove season, at least in San Diego, has been about roster management more than anything. Minor league catcher Raffy Lopez was traded away to the Braves for cash. Greg Garcia was added to compete for a utility spot. Kazuhisa Makita was outrighted to Triple-A El Paso and...
Friars on Base 5 hours ago

San Diego Padres Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are just around the corner, so now is the time to take care of all the San Diego Padres fans in your life. And we’re here to help with this gift guide. Before you know it, you’ll be swapping presents and guzzling egg nog. It’s just that time of year. Don’t let it […] San Diego Padres Holiday Gift Guide - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Offseason leagues: Edward Olivares trending up ahead of Rule 5 draft

Before long, the Padres will have to decide whether or not to protect Edward Olivares from the upcoming Rule 5 draft. The 22-year-old Venezuelan is making it a difficult decision. Even after a 1-for-5 effort Sunday in Venezuelan’s winter league, Olivares has paired an .903 OPS with two homers,...
Blog Red Machine Nov 11, 2018

Cincinnati Reds: Might Nick Senzel be an option for the Padres?

The Padres are looking for help at third base. While many Cincinnati Reds fans scoffed at the idea of losing Eugenio Suárez to the Friars, what about Nick Senzel? It was rumored last week that the San Diego Padres were looking to acquire Cincinnati Reds‘ third baseman, Eugenio Suárez. There didn’t seem to much reciprocation […] Cincinnati Reds: Might Nick Senzel be an option for the Padres? - Blog Red Machine - Blog Red Machine - A Cincinnati Reds Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More