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  1. Padres Spring Training: Who Hits First?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    ... and both accomplished. There's a lot of new pop in the lineup. Matt Kemp, Justin Upston, Wil Myers and Derek Norris can all drive in runs. The question is, who will be the runners they drive in? The Padres don't have a true leadoff hitter anywhere ...

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  2. Oakland Athletics Player Profile: Jesse HahnRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Swingin' A's

    Aug 5, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; San Diego Padres starting pitcher Jesse Hahn looks on before delivering a pitch in the fifth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports The Oakland Athletics acquired Jesse Hahn from the Padres in the deal that sent All-Star catcher Derek Norris to a re-tooled San Diego squad.

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  3. Jay Paris: Shields doing more than pitching in PeoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Coast News

    ... a good squad, I think.'' The outfield was reworked with Justin Upton, Wil Myers and Kemp. Plus there's catcher Derek Norris, an all-star last year. "The one thing we do have is pitching depth,'' said Shields, who was 14-8 with a 3.21 ERA last year. ...

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  4. MLB makes small pace of game changes, passes on bigger stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... pitches and passed balls. "I think it's something that's going to take some time," San Diego Padres catcher Derek Norris said. "You've got guys playing for seven, eight years that have always stepped out of the box and taken a practice swing." ...

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  5. How A.J. Preller ruined BA's prospect bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller, left, talks alongside San Diego Padres outfielder Matt Kemp during a news conference introducing Kemp as part of the baseball club Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in San Diego. The Padres deal for the former the Los Angeles Dodger was the first of three big deals by the new Padres general manager, who also has added outfielder Wil Myers, the 2013 AL Rookie of the Year, from Tampa Bay and All-Star catcher Derek Norris from Oakland.

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  6. Padres eager to make splash internationallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | San Diego Padres

    ... as in tending to the roster, revamping the lineup and adding offensive upgrades like Matt Kemp , Justin Upton , Derek Norris and Wil Myers , among others. Padres GM A.J. Preller joins #PadresSH to discuss the team's offseason moves and expectations ...

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  7. Long-time Padres relish the 'big dogs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... media scrum and have to think "that's new." They look at the addition of four All-Stars (Kemp, Upton Shields, Derek Norris) and an American League Rookie of the Year (Wil Myers) and have to think "how are we not going places?" "I think the season ...

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  8. Offseason overhaul signals San Diego Padres' playoff intentionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Arizona Republic

    ... the outfield, acquiring Justin Upton, Wil Myers and Matt Kemp in separate deals. He traded for All-Star catcher Derek Norris and brought in third baseman Will Middlebrooks. At that point, it looked like the Padres were finished. But Preller made one ...

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  9. Carlos Quentin will try to play first base for the Padres because f_ck defenseRead the original story

    Tuesday | Gaslamp Ball

    ... ly expect to be able to go round the bases on a dropped third strike. Like just let me swing three times, watch Derek Norris drop that third strike swinging, let him pick it up, through it down the line and cue the music...

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  10. Twice-traded Alvarez eager to make mark with A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Oakland Athletics

    ... no one really wanted to talk to me." ) with rotation candidate Jesse Hahn in the trade that sent catcher Derek Norris to the Padres this winter. It was the second time in six months he had been dealt, having already left the Angels in the Huston ...

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  11. A's pitcher goes from lefty to rightyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Inside Bay Area

    ... time I'll be shagging in the outfield, and I'll do it as a left-hander.'' Alvarez, acquired by the A's in the Derek Norris trade with San Diego over the winter, chatted up Venditte the other day to talk about the ambidextrous thing, not that he's ...

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  12. Astros Link Dump: Doolittle Podcast, Another Odor and Handsome ManagersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Sep 19, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Sean Doolittle and catcher Derek Norris celebrate after defeating the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports Pitchers and catchers have reported, baseball twitter is now alive and well, and we've seen some of the new additions to the team in Astros uniforms.

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  13. A's right-hander R.J. Alvarez thrives after growing up as a left-handerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Paradise Post

    ... time I'll be shagging in the outfield, and I'll do it as a left-hander.'' Alvarez, acquired by the A's in the Derek Norris trade with San Diego over the winter, chatted up Venditte the other day to talk about the ambidextrous thing, not that he's ...

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  14. Phegley welcomes shot to catch on with A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Oakland Athletics

    When the A's dealt Derek Norris and John Jaso in separate trades this winter, Josh Phegley automatically slid into the second spot on the catching depth chart, otherwise known as prime position for an Opening Day roster job. "They always said it was up for grabs, and I always came into Spring Training the same way, just ready to show them what I can do and win a job," said Phegley.

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  15. Federowicz seeks steadier role with PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Padres' primary catcher in 2014, was dealt shortly thereafter. The Padres acquired a new starting backstop in Derek Norris and invited veteran Wil Nieves to major league spring training. There are four other catchers in camp, including prospect ...

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  16. Fast ball: New MLB rule changes aim to speed up gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... pitches and passed balls. "I think it's something that's going to take some time," San Diego Padres catcher Derek Norris said. "You've got guys playing for seven, eight years that have always stepped out of the box and taken a practice swing." ...

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  17. MLB makes pace of game changes, no real big movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Daily Record

    ... pitches and passed balls. "I think it's something that's going to take some time," San Diego Padres catcher Derek Norris said. "You've got guys playing for seven, eight years that have always stepped out of the box and taken a practice swing." ...

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  18. MLB makes small changes, passes on bigger stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Evening Sun

    ... pitches and passed balls. "I think it's something that's going to take some time," San Diego Padres catcher Derek Norris said. "You've got guys playing for seven, eight years that have always stepped out of the box and taken a practice swing." ...

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  19. Padres Spring Training 2015: Day 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... talks to catcher Wil Nieves after Shields threw to Nieves in the bullpen. - Hayne Palmour IV Padres catcher Derek Norris puts on his helmet as he gets ready to catch in the bullpen. - Hayne Palmour IV Padres manager Bud Black puts his arm around ...

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  20. Padres Spring Training Day 2 updatesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... his first appearance in full uniform. He looks exactly like you might have imagined he would. His battery mate Derek Norris has been scoping out his pitchers, creeper style, on his iPad all winter with the lights dimmed and a glass of red wine by ...

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