After a couple of early offseason moves, the Rockies are short on experienced options to back up regular catcher Nick Hundley. There’s the rest of the offseason to add a veteran or two, but Dustin Garneau and Tom Murphy hope their debuts at the end of 2015 could lead to roster spots next season.
For fans who had been clamoring for Padres general manager A.J. Preller to make one more move before leaving the Winter Meetings, he certainly didn’t disappoint Thursday.
Just to be clear, there’s not a placard hanging from the door of A.J. Preller’s suite at the Opryland Hotel that reads “Help wanted: Shortstop.” But there might as well be.
For as much as Andy Green would love to dream a little with what his potential Opening Day lineup might look like, the first-year manager of the Padres still isn’t to the point where he can play with the possibilities. Not on Dec. 9. And certainly not with a lot left to be done to […]
New Padres manager Andy Green met with the media Wednesday at the Winter Meetings.
New Dodgers manager Dave Roberts met with the media Monday at the Winter Meetings.
Despite never wearing a Giants uniform until he donned a ceremonial jersey during his introductory news conference, Jeff Samardzija displayed expert knowledge about his new team.
Rockies manager Walt Weiss employed plenty of defensive shifts last season, and it will stay that way in 2016.
A year ago, Padres general manager A.J. Preller utilized the Winter Meetings to lay the groundwork for several notable deals that occurred during the following weeks.
Second base hasn’t exactly been a position of strength for the Padres over the years.Thirty-one different players have opened the season as the Padres second baseman. Tim Flannery is the only player ever to start more than 500 games at second as a Padre – and he was never the Padres second baseman on Opening […]
The Padres acquired catcher Christian Bethancourt from the Braves for right-hander Casey Kelly and catcher Ricardo Rodriguez on Thursday.