Archive for September 2007

Too bad Lynn and Murray weren’t first-round quality…

How a spending-averse owner wrecked a team for years.

The Class of ’07 shows its class

Are guys like Matt Cain, Conor Jackson and Chad Billingsley living up to the hype? Geoff takes a look at the emerging talent in the NL West.

Geoff takes a closer look at San Diego’s young first baseman.

In an excerpt from his new book, Geoff examines one of the strategies a “small-market” team can employ to help level the playing field.

The Padres seek their third straight NL West title.

One of the relatively inexpensive ways a team can help itself is by finding undervalued arms for its bullpen.

The honest answer is that we have no clue whatsoever, but that’s boring and doesn’t tell us anything we didn’t already know.

Who knew there was so much young talent in the NL West?

Sometimes a guy just needs a chance.

The end of the year is upon us. Time for reflection. Time for a really long list that accomplishes nothing.

During its first three years of existence, Petco Park has been an extreme pitchers’ park. Have the San Diego Padres been able to use this to their advantage?