Will 2015 be another 2012 for Athletics?
right fielders, consisting largely of Josh Reddick, Brandon Moss, Jonny Gomes, and Chris Carter. Coco Crisp and Seth Smith were also good. Oh, and the A's signed Yoenis Cespedes that year, too! And he was (again) surprisingly good
Why Padres can't play it safe
might be Rookie of the Year . If the Padres bring in a couple of these outfielders and it costs them playing time for Seth Smith , maybe they got no better in expectation. But even if they didn't—if they were an expected 81-win team with
More runs for Padres in 2015 ... but what else is coming?
s not at all clear that he’s finished yet. Will Seth Smith really shift from the outfield to first base? Maybe ..... outfield. Yes, maybe Myers plays first base instead of Seth Smith , but that means either a) Smith’s exposed in the
AP source: Padres to acquire OF Justin Upton from Braves
In addition, they still have their three outfielders who got the bulk of the playing time in 2014: Cameron Maybin, Seth Smith and Will Venable. The best option for a deal would appear to be Smith, who hit .266 with 12 homers and 48 RBIs. The
Rosenthal: Padres eyeing another megadeal . . . but is that enough?
virtually no other team wants, Carlos Quentin ($8 million) and Cameron Maybin ($7.1 million). It also includes Seth Smith , who is attracting trade interest from the Mariners, Orioles and other clubs, according to major-league sources
Kennedy sharp in final start, Padres top Giants
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Ian Kennedy pitched seven innings for his third consecutive win, Seth Smith hit a tiebreaking double in the sixth inning and the San Diego Padres beat the San Francisco Giants 4-1 on Friday night. One
Padres sweep Giants
Vogelsong (8-12) held the Padres hitless until Seth Smith doubled into the gap in right-center leading off the ..... Javier Lopez allowed a sacrifice fly by Grandal and walked Seth Smith to again load the bases. George Kontos came on and allowed
12-13) struck out five, giving him a career-high 201. Ryan Vogelsong (8-12) held the Padres hitless until Seth Smith doubled leading off the fifth. ATHLETICS 8, PHILLIES 6, 10 INNINGS OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Josh Donaldson hit a
Kennedy reaches 200 Ks, leads Padres to 8-2 win
Ryan Vogelsong (8-12) held the Padres hitless until Seth Smith doubled into the gap in right-center leading off the ..... Javier Lopez allowed a sacrifice fly by Grandal and walked Seth Smith to again load the bases. George Kontos came on and allowed
Cashner, Padres play spoiler in tripping playoff-hopeful Giants
third. Petit was chased by Rene Rivera's two-run double with one in the sixth. Grandal was aboard on a double and Seth Smith on an intentional walk. HUNTER PENCE The Giants outfielder has 179 hits this season, the most in the NL. He's also