Late-season contract extensions for Marco Estrada, Kurt Suzuki, Tucker Barnhart, and Clayton Richard.
On the 32nd episode of the DFA podcast, Bryan and R.J. take a left turn from their recent discussions about good teams to talk about a bad one: the San Diego Padres. Sure, they talk a bit about Clayton Richard’s extension, but it’s mainly an excuse to talk about the interesting young players on the Friars’ roster and their fascinating skipper, Andy Green.
Jered Weaver and Clayton Richard join the Padres’ rotation mix, which is living in the 80s.
Baseball players whose names are backward.
The Padres are off to a horrible start, so a housecleaning might be forthcoming. Who stays and who goes?
The Padres pitching staff pools its knowledge about offense in an attempt to snap a hitless streak.