The Pittsburgh Pirates would seem to have a good chance at ending the longest losing streak of their surprising season with a last-place team set to visit.
The Padres returned rookie outfielder Blake Tekotte to Double-A San Antonio on Thursday, but it’s only a matter of time before he returns to San Diego. Although he wasn’t an extremely well-known prospect pre-season, but he has a solid base of skills and can contribute in many ways.
Both the pitchers acquired from the Padres in the Mike Adams trade have made impressive debuts in the Padres organization with the Double-A San Antonio Missions.
TUCSON, AZ (AP) – The Tucson Padres and the Pima County Sports and Tourism Authority are pleased to announce the lease for the 2012 season has been renewed and extended for one more year. This ensures the Tucson Padres will call Kino Stadium home for next season.