Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:41:53 -0700
San Diego Padres OF Tommy Medica (groin) is unavailable for the game Friday, July 11, and likely will not play for the remainder of the season, due to right groin tightness. With the All-Star break coming up, he might avoid a stint on the 15-day disabled list.
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:26:56 -0700
San Diego Padres OF Tommy Medica is hitting cleanup Monday, July 7. OF Chris Denorfia is the leadoff man.
Fantasy Tip: Medica makes an excellent daily-game play today. He has a .355 wOBA and .194 ISO against left-handed pitchers this season and the game is at hitter-friendly Coors Field.
Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:35:50 -0700
The San Diego Padres are expected to use a platoon of 1B Tommy Medica and OF Jacob Goebbert at first base while 1B Yonder Alonso (hand) on the 15-day disabled list.
Thu, 19 Jun 2014 11:59:09 -0700
San Diego Padres 1B Yonder Alonso (wrist) was placed on the disabled list, as expected, with right wrist tendonitis Thursday, June 19.
Fantasy Tip: As was mentioned before, Tommy Medica will have the first shot to play every day at first base with Alonso out. NL-only managers in need of a corner infielder should look to acquire Medica.
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:18:05 -0700
San Diego Padres 1B Yonder Alonso (hand) could land on the disabled list with a right hand injury, according to manager Bud Black.
Fantasy Tip: If Alonso lands on the DL, Tommy Medica is the likely candidate to take over as the starting first baseman. Medica is an NL-only option, at best.
Sun, 01 Jun 2014 19:54:55 -0700
San Diego Padres manager Bud Black said OF Tommy Medica (quadriceps) is considered day-to-day because of a right quadriceps strain.
Sun, 25 May 2014 12:55:05 -0700
The San Diego Padres have recalled OF Tommy Medica from Triple-A El Paso. P Troy Patton, who was acquired in a trade from the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, May 24, has also been added to the 25-man roster.
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 14:44:07 -0700
The San Diego Padres reinstated 2B Jedd Gyorko from the paternity list Wednesday, April 30, and optioned OF Tommy Medica to the minors in a corresponding move.
Fantasy Tip: Put Gyorko back into your starting lineups immediately.
Mon, 28 Apr 2014 13:45:52 -0700
The San Diego Padres placed 2B Jedd Gyorko on the paternity list Monday, April 28, and recalled OF Tommy Medica from the minors in a corresponding move.
Fantasy Tip: Gyorko should miss two to three days at the most. Take him out of his lineup until then. With Alexi Amarista now at the hot corner, Jace Peterson could fill in at the keystone in the short term.
Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:52:33 -0700
The San Diego Padres officially placed 3B Chase Headley (calf) on the 15-day disabled list Friday, April 25, and recalled INF Jace Peterson in a corresponding move. Also, the Friars recalled RP Kevin Quackenbush and optioned OF Tommy Medica.