Justin Upton moved to the Padres for 4 prospects in return.

While the teams themselves have yet to publicly announce this trade as official, just about every other source in the country has confirmed it as true. Justin Upton, and a played to be named later, will be playing for the San Diego Padres next season. They will be joining the new-look Padres outfield, which has also added Matt Kemp and Will Myers, most notably, this off-season. Not to mention, a just announced acquisition of David Ross, to add to the acquisitions of Derek Norris and Will Middlebrooks. While it seems apparent that the San Diego Padres are keyed in on competing immediately in the 2015 season, they at least appear to have a definitive plan of action during this off-season.  Read More

So Long J-Hey. John Hart’s moves in his first weeks as President, and what may come…

It was April 5th, 2010.  Opening day at Turner Field.  A day that is celebrated each year, and approached with cautious optimism by all in Braves Country.  This day however, produced one of the most esteemed moments in recent history, and a defining moment in the career of a home-grown player, that would serve, unfortunately, to also create expectations similar to that of Jeff Francoeur.   Read More