On Friar, An NBC 7 Padres Podcast
Summary: With NBC 7 San Diego's Darnay Tripp and Derek Togerson behind the mic, On Friar will cover all things San Diego Padres. Interviews, analysis, behind the scenes...the ups, downs, and everything in between.
Kyle Glaser shares his outlook on the Padres future - short and long term. All in, or play the long game? And what should we expect from MacKenzie Gore? The guys cover an array of topics.
In 2021 the Padres farm system wasn't able to help the Major League roster much. So, how deep is this once-vaunted system now and can it provide enough depth to compete in 2022? Those questions are answered in the latest OnFriar Podcast with John Conniff from MadFriars.
What should we expect from key players on the Padres roster in 2022? Dan Szymborski joins the guys to shed light on this year's ZiPS projections.
What's on your holiday wish list for the Padres this year? Darnay shares some of his ideas, before getting into a few from the Friar Faithful.
Padres skipper Bob Melvin finalized his coaching staff. The OnFriar Podcast analyzes each hire with explanations from Melvin himself.
Our buddy Bernie Wilson returns to sound off on the MLB lockout and a Padres team that's trying to become a consistent contender. The longtime AP beat writer talks about the pitfalls of his industry and one incredible night with Led Zeppelin.
The OnFriar Podcast breaks down what happened in Fernando Tatis Jr.'s fender bender and offering a plan to end the MLB lockout.
The guys share their thoughts on another MLB lockout, the example the Padres set for other clubs around the league, and the moves they've made and others that could be on the way.
Fernando Tatis Jr. will probably win MVP with the Padres, but this was not the year. The guys discuss a confusing process, what kept Tatis from landing the hardware, and what it'll take for him to land the league's top honor.
The Padres have limited funds, but some obvious needs. Derek and Darnay each pass along five players the club should target in free agency this winter.
The Padres have some tough decisions to make this offseason, and big contracts that could make it difficult to maneuver. Derek and Darnay assess their situation and explore the possibilities for San Diego's roster.
The Padres introduced their new manager on Monday and Bob Melvin did everything right. Hear him give his take on the Padres organization and how to create a winning culture on a special episode of OnFriar.
A.J. Preller found a manager with experience, and shocked everyone in the process. Bob Melvin is headed to San Diego. Jessica Kleinschmidt covered him in Oakland and helps us get to know the manager and the man.
The guys discuss the hire of Ruben Niebla, the curious group of candidates for the Padres' managerial gig, and the difficulty in trying to project A.J. Preller's next move.
The Padres need a new skipper. They sure don't seem to be in a hurry to find one. In the latest OnFriar Podcast, Derek and Todd discuss what's taking them so long.