The team announced this evening that they have completed a second interview with GM candidate, Kim Ng who currently holds the position of senior vice president for baseball operations for Major League Baseball.
By the end of today, the Padres will have completed the second interviews with the four remaining general manager candidates – A.J. Preller, Mike Hazen, Billy Eppler and Kim Ng.
A quick look at all four: (more…)
The official game notes have been released and we encourage all of you to vote for your favorite! (more…)
The Padres are going for the series win at 5:05pm this evening from Chicago with Tyson Ross on the bump. Yangervis Solarte gets his second start for the Padres at second base and Yasmani Grandal gets the start at first base.
Tonight’s starting lineup: (more…)
Right fielder Rymer Liriano celebrated his first day at Triple-A Wednesday night going 3-for-4 with two doubles, three RBIs and four runs scored in El Paso’s 16-7 win over Sacramento in Texas.
Liriano, 23, was promoted to El Paso Wednesday morning when the Padres purchased outfielder Jeff Francoeur from the Chihuahuas. Liriano was hitting .264 with 14 homers and 53 RBIs in 99 games with Double-A San Antonio when he got promoted.
But Liriano didn’t have the biggest game for El Paso Wednesday night. (more…)
All week long Petco Park, the official Comic-Con partner, has been transforming into Comic-Con central.
You can check out all things Comic-Con related and get a summary of all the events that you won’t want to miss! Here’s what is happening today, July 24. (more…)
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The hottest hitter in the Padres minor league system is also one of the newest.
Outfielder Michael Gettys, the Padres second-round pick in the June draft, was 4-for-6 Tuesday with a triple, three RBIs and two runs scored in the Arizona Rookie Padres’ 20-3 win over the Brewers in Maryvale, Ariz. (more…)