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Padres Recall Carter Capps

This afternoon, the Padres announced that they’d be recalling Carter Capps from El Paso, and sending reliever Buddy Baumann down to Triple-A.  Capps will be joining the team on the current road trip, which continues today against the Cincinnati Reds. Capps was acquired, along with Jarred Cosart and […]

Brad Hand: Possible Trade Packages

With last year’s mid-season trades of Andrew Miller, Aroldis Chapman, and Mark Melancon, the trade-deadline market for elite relievers was set. The large returns the three garnered along with their vital roles in the postseason displayed just how much contending teams value pitchers who can dominate the highest […]

Jacob Nix Flirts With Perfection

In a masterful performance this afternoon against the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes (Dodgers), Jacob Nix, who came in ninth on our Top 50 Prospects list released last week, narrowly missed perfection, tossing a two-hit, complete game shutout. The twenty-one year old right-hander was making just his sixth start of […]