San Diego Padres

Could Cozart be a fit for Padres at shortstop?
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This winter, the Padres’ solution at shortstop might be more than a one-year stopgap. Free-agent Zack Cozart, who spent the past seven seasons with Cincinnati, has been linked to the Padres through reports. But the Padres have some talented prospects on the way that could change the way they look at the position for 2018.

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Three unique Padres experiences up for auction
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Three once-in-a-lifetime Padres experiences are up for grabs this week. Want to meet Wil Myers and Austin Hedges, dine with Trevor Hoffman or learn to hit from Mark McGwire? All are available in Major League Baseball’s sixth annual charity auction during the Winter Meetings. This year’s proceeds will go to the “Katharine Feeney Memorial Scholarship […]

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Padres expected to be active at Winter Meetings
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It’s been a notably quiet offseason for general manager A.J. Preller and the Padres. Expect that to change this week in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., where San Diego’s contingent has arrived for the 2017 Winter Meetings.

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Padres move on after Ohtani picks Angels
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Shohei Ohtani will play his home games in Southern California next season. Much to the chagrin of the San Diego Padres, he will not be doing so at Petco Park. Ohtani, the two-way Japanese phenom who will begin his Major League career in 2018, announced through his agent on Friday morning that he will sign […]

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Padres reportedly meet with free agent Hosmer
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The Padres’ interest in free-agent first baseman Eric Hosmer appears to be legitimate, as the two sides met face-to-face on Thursday, according to a USA Today report.

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Preller made name for himself at '14 Meetings
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Evidently A.J. Preller wasn’t interested in laying low during his first Winter Meetings as general manager of the Padres in 2014.

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Myers open to move back to OF for good of club
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Wil Myers is open to a move back to the outfield, should the Padres land a first baseman via trade or free agency this offseason. They’ve already been linked with former Royals slugger Eric Hosmer.

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Report: Padres met with Ohtani on Tuesday
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The Padres were the last of the seven teams to meet with two-way Japanese phenom Shohei Ohtani, doing so on Tuesday night in Los Angeles, according to Yahoo! Sports’ Jeff Passan. Little else is clear.

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Preller expects to be busy at Winter Meetings
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Two-way Japanese phenom Shohei Ohtani has moved to the front burner of the Hot Stove for the Padres. But there are a number of other items on general manager A.J. Preller’s agenda with the Winter Meetings set to begin Monday in Orlando, Fla.

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4 reasons Ohtani could choose the Padres
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Shohei Ohtani, the two-way free-agent sensation from Japan, has reportedly narrowed his list of potential suitors to seven teams. The Padres are one of them.

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Preller preaches stability following extension
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For better or worse, the backbone of the Padres as an organization is firmly in place for the better part of the next half decade.

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Padres among teams set to meet Ohtani
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The Padres remain in the running for Shohei Ohtani, the star two-way free agent from Japan, according to a report from MLB Network’s Jon Heyman.

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