Padres invite Gore, Patiño to spring camp

Trammell, Campusano also among 27 non-roster invitees

MacKenzie Gore and Luis Patiño both ended their 2019 seasons with Texas League champion Amarillo. (John Moore/Amarillo Sod Poodles)

By Sam Dykstra | January 16, 2020 2:23 PM ET

Top-100 prospects MacKenzie Gore, Luis Patiño, Taylor Trammell and Luis Campusano headline the list of 27 players to receive non-roster invitations to Spring Training from the Padres on Thursday.

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WM notes: White Sox, Cardinals, Padres

Major League managers discuss Robert, Carlson, Gore, Patiño

Luis Robert produced a .974 OPS in 47 games with Triple-A Charlotte this past season. (Laura Wolff/Charlotte Knights)

By Sam Dykstra | December 11, 2019 10:15 PM ET

Speaking from the Winter Meetings in San Diego, managers for the White Sox, Cardinals and Padres provided updates on top prospects Luis Robert, Dylan Carlson, MacKenzie Gore and Luis Patiño.

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Rays get Edwards from Padres in Pham deal

No. 72 overall prospect accompanies Renfroe to Tampa Bay

Xavier Edwards was a Midwest League midseason and end-of-season All-Star this year. (Jerry Espinoza/MiLB.com)

By Kelsie Heneghan | December 6, 2019 11:43 AM ET

The Rays on Friday acquired No. 72 overall prospect Xavier Edwards and slugger Hunter Renfroe from the Padres for infielder Jake Cronenworth and outfielder Tommy Pham.

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Gore, Patiño have Padres poised for wins

Pitching duo leads stacked San Diego system ready for impact

MacKenzie Gore reached the Texas League after posting a 1.02 ERA in the hitter-friendly Cal League. (John Moore/Amarillo Sod Poodles)

By Katie Woo | December 4, 2019 10:07 AM ET

The fast-rising San Diego system got dominant performances across every level this season with pitchers MacKenzie Gore and Luis Patino leading the way as Padres Organization All-Stars.

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Gore puts up video game stats, earns MiLBY

Royals southpaw Bubic favored by fans following breakout year

MacKenzie Gore averaged 12 strikeouts per nine innings while compiling a 1.69 ERA this season. (John Moore/Amarillo Sod Poodles)

By Brian Stultz | November 7, 2019 10:27 AM ET

Top Padres prospect MacKenzie Gore went 9-2 with a 1.69 ERA between Lake Elsinore and Amarillo this season, earning the MiLBY for Starting Pitcher of the Year from the MiLB.com staff.

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Driscoll double-dips in desert debut

Padres prospect homers twice in first Arizona Fall League game

Logan Driscoll is congratulated by third base coach Carson Vitale after homering for Peoria. (Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

By Duane Cross | October 10, 2019 7:02 PM ET

San Diego Padres prospect Logan Driscoll belted two long balls in his first Arizona Fall League outing, but the Peoria Javelinas fell to the Glendale Desert Dogs, 5-2, on Thursday.

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Potts aims for reset button in new AFL stint

No. 11 Padres prospect returns to desert with revised approach

Hudson Potts has collected 702 total bases in 423 Minor League games since 2016. (Jill Weisleder/MLB Photos)

By Katie Woo | October 4, 2019 11:13 AM ET

Padres prospect Hudson Potts is looking to revamp his approach at the plate after a down year offensively for Double-A Amarillo.

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Head of the Class: Class A Advanced

Padres' Campusano breaks out bat; Astros' Garcia brings heat

Luis Campusano batted .325 for Lake Elsinore, leading all Class A Advanced batters this season. (Jerry Espinoza/MiLB.com)

By Joe Bloss | September 30, 2019 10:15 AM ET

Padres catcher Luis Campusano and Astros right-hander Luis Garcia delivered strong campaigns in 2019, while Blue Jays righty Simeon Woods Richardson impressed in a brief Florida State League stint.

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Jays' Quinones among four suspended

Right-hander highlights quartet punished for drug violations

Luis Quinones held opponents to a .138 batting average and posted a 0.98 WHIP in 36 2/3 innings in 2019. (Jared Ravich/MiLB.com)

By Chris Tripodi | September 20, 2019 5:49 PM ET

Blue Jays right-hander Luis Quinones was among four Minor Leaguers suspended by the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball on Friday, receiving an 80-game ban for Nandrolone.

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Trammell, Poodles win Texas League title

Padres No. 2 prospect hits go-ahead grand slam in ninth inning

Taylor Trammell is greeted at home plate after his ninth-inning grand slam in Game 5 of the Texas League Finals. (Tim Campbell/MiLB.com)

By John Tranchina | September 15, 2019 7:27 PM ET

Padres No. 2 prospect Taylor Trammell hit a grand slam in the ninth inning as Amarillo stunned Tulsa, 8-3, to win the Texas League championship in its inaugural season.

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