Mon, 01 Dec 2014 14:03:11 -0800
The San Diego Padres named their special assistant to the general manager Mark Kotsay as the team's hitting coach Monday, Dec. 1.
Wed, 18 Dec 2013 20:01:58 -0800
Retired OF Mark Kotsay (Padres) has joined the San Diego Padres front office as a special assistant, following a route similar to several former players.
Mon, 22 Apr 2013 16:33:24 -0700
San Diego Padres OF Kyle Blanks (eye, back) is questionable for pinch-hitting duties Monday, April 22. OF Mark Kotsay is starting in left field.
Sat, 23 Feb 2013 09:55:01 -0800
San Diego Padres OF Cameron Maybin (wrist) will play in his first exhibition game Sunday, Feb. 24. OF Mark Kotsay and 3B Chase Headley will also make their spring debut in the same game.
Tue, 14 Aug 2012 23:43:37 -0700
Updating previous items, San Diego Padres OF Mark Kotsay will be paid $1.3 million next year under the terms of his contract extension.
Sun, 12 Aug 2012 10:08:13 -0700
The San Diego Padres have signed OF Mark Kotsay to a contract extension that will keep him with the club through the 2013 season. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Wed, 01 Aug 2012 16:06:29 -0700
San Diego Padres OF Carlos Quentin is taking the day off Wednesday, Aug. 1, with 1B Yonder Alonso slotting into the cleanup spot. OF Mark Kotsay is making the start in left field.
Fri, 13 Jul 2012 09:17:58 -0700
The Cincinnati Reds are interested in San Diego Padres 1B/OF Mark Kotsay. However, the Padres value his leadership and may choose to keep him.
Fri, 06 Jul 2012 15:28:43 -0700
The San Diego Padres could elect to trade OF Carlos Quentin in exchange for prospects this summer and then try to re-sign him in free agency at the end of the season. San Diego could sign Quentin to a multi-year contract now, but it would be tough considering the team is waiting on new ownership. The Friars could also decide to trade OFs Chris Denorfia, Mark Kotsay or Will Venable.
Sat, 16 Jun 2012 22:06:36 -0700
San Diego Padres OF Mark Kotsay went 1-for-3 with a walk Saturday, June 16, against the Oakland Athletics. He has a personal 13-game hitting streak against the Athletics.