Sun, 09 Mar 2014 18:51:18 -0700
The San Diego Padres tried to sign 3B Chase Headley to a contract extension this offseason, but the two sides are far enough apart that he likely will become a free agent next offseason. The two sides are not having any contract negotiations at this point.
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 21:32:24 -0800
San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley (calf) has improved to the point where he is taking ground balls and batting practice on the field.
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 14:25:02 -0800
San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley (calf) is feeling great after straining his right calf Feb. 22. He hit in the cages Monday, March 3, for the first time since the injury, although he was only able to hit left-handed. The pain has gone away almost immediately, and he hasn't needed crutches to get around. There is still time for him to be ready by opening day. Headley thinks he'll need 15 to 20 at-bats from each side of the plate before entering the regular season.
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 05:15:28 -0800
San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley (calf) thinks he'll be ready for the start of the season and said he only needs 15-20 at-bats from each side of the plate this spring.
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:45:27 -0800
San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley's (calf) MRI exam confirmed a Grade 1 calf strain, and he's expected to miss two to three weeks. Manager Bud Black said Headley was feeling better.
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 08:33:24 -0800
San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley (calf) will be out at least two weeks with a strained calf. The team hopes to know more in the next few days for how long he'll be out. Headley will undergo an MRI exam Monday, Feb. 24. Manager Bud Black said the team will look at four or five players at third base while Headley is out.
Sat, 22 Feb 2014 12:38:13 -0800
San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley (calf) could be sidelined for several weeks because of a strained calf. The team will have more information Sunday, Feb. 23, and he could undergo an MRI exam Monday, Feb. 24.
Fantasy Tip: If Headley is sidelined for an extended period of time, 2B Jedd Gyorko could wind up manning the hot corner in his absence, with INF Alexi Amarista expected to receive the bulk of the playing time at second base.
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 00:24:01 -0800
San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley is likely to table any discussion of a new contract until after the season, saying it is unfair to subject the team to talks during the year. "It's not fair to the guys in this clubhouse to have anybody's attention focused on anything but trying to win and trying to do your best for the team. I don't want to put my foot down and say nothing's gonna happen, but at this point it certainly seems that we'll table these until the end of the season," Headley said.
Sun, 16 Feb 2014 20:19:34 -0800
San Diego Padres 2B Jedd Gyorko and 3B Chase Headley were in the clubhouse at the team's spring training facility in Arizona Sunday, Feb. 16, reporting ahead of the official report date of Tuesday, Feb. 18.
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 23:58:38 -0800
The New York Yankees appear to have made their last free-agent signing of the offseason, according to New York Daily News baseball columnist Andy Martino. Martino points to evidence that includes the team not pursuing free-agent SS Stephen Drew (Red Sox) and the team not pursuing San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley via trade.