Rod Beck has disappeared. Kevin Towers, GM of the San Diego Padres, doesn't know where he is or why…
Beck Out, Others Optioned to the Minors
General Manager Kevin Towers said Beck would be "out indefinitely", but he would not further comment on why Beck is out. Towers remained confident the depth in the bullpen will provide a cushion while Beck is gone.
Phil Nevin is expected to begin his rehab on Tuesday and has been adamant about returning to the team to begin the regular season.
The San Diego Padres today optioned right-handed pitchers Brian Sweeney and Chris Oxspring, lefthander Rusty Tucker, catcher Humberto Quintero, infielder Bernie Castro and outfielder Henri Stanley to Triple-A Portland.
Right-handed pitcher Justin Germano and outfielder Freddy Guzman were optioned to Double-A Mobile.
In addition, the Padres also reassigned right-handed pitcher Tim Stauffer, catcher Nick Trzesniak and infielder Josh Barfield to minor league camp.
MadFriars.com Recommended Stories
Peyton Manning Breaks All-Time TD Record
Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…Read More
LenDale White escorted out of the Coliseum
Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.Read More
Video Tip: The 1-Minute Golf Swing
Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…Read More
Dr. Roto Video: Week 7 Recap
Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…Read More
Windy Weather Whitetails
As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.Read More