Tag: Prospect Watch

Prospect Spotlight: Esteury Ruiz

  Alright, so the Padres made their first splash of the trade season, dealing away their best starter* in Trevor Cahill and a good chunk of their bullpen in Brandon Maurer and Ryan Buchter to the Kansas City Royals.  In return, they received a not-very-good starter in Travis […]

Javier Guerra Promoted to San Antonio

This afternoon, shortstop Javier Guerra was promoted from Lake Elsinore (High-A) to San Antonio (Double-A).  As of yet, no corresponding move has been announced for Lake Elsinore, but Guerra fills a spot left vacant by outfielder Nick Schulz, who was promoted to El Paso (Triple-A) after Franchy Cordero […]

Weekly Prospect Review, July 10-16

It was a very interesting week for the Padres farm system.  Cal Quantrill and Josh Naylor made their Double-A debuts and the Missions completed a four-game sweep to maintain their Texas League South Divison best (15-8) record.  Fresh off the Triple-A All-Star break, the El Paso Chihuahuas have […]