The Baseball Prospectus team looks at the pros and cons of various potential waiver-wire deals.
Some key players could come off the disabled list and give their teams a well-timed boost toward the playoffs.
Every team has some important questions and contingency plans that must be addressed before Opening Day.
Adam Eaton, a free agent next winter, is disturbed by how the Padres are presently conducting business. Jerry Crasnick explains.
It was meant to be for Trevor Hoffman to remain in San Diego, and that's exactly what happened for the veteran.
Advance scouting helps teams keep track of opponents and gain competitive intelligence.
Besides pitching, hitting and fielding, health is also part of the equation for postseason contenders.
Padres broadcaster Jerry Coleman has a personality that's as warm as the San Diego weather.
May was a honeymoon for the Padres, but since then it's been a bit of a nightmare.
While some outfielders have already been dealt, there are others still on the market.
How significant is the Latino influence in baseball? It's deeper and more profound than ever, writes Jerry Crasnick.
Jerry Crasnick responds to readers' comments about the Tigers, setup men, Ryan Howard and more.
Here are six third basemen who are still laboring to find that elusively blissful state commonly known as being "in the zone."
Insider surveyed 15 major leaguers on the state of player-fan relations, and several seemed legitimately concerned about the way things are headed.
The White Sox's improved pitching staff is one of several April trends to watch.
These six Cactus League outfielders could benefit from a change of scenery in 2005.