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Yankees acquire 3B Chase Headley

ESPN - 22 Jul 2014
The Yankees dealt infielder Yangervis Solarte and minor league pitcher Rafael De Paula to San Diego in exchange for Headley, who could boost New York's struggling lineup. The Padres also will send $1 million to the Yankees in the deal, a source told ...
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How the Padres' best-laid plans for Chase Headley went awry

The Athletic - 15 Mar 2018
When the Padres acquired Chase Headley back in December, the third baseman was only supposed to be in town temporarily. The Padres even broke the code of transaction niceties, informing Headley right away that the reunion could be short-lived. It was ...
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The search for Chase Headley's swing

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 10 Mar 2018
Maybe it was always going to be unsustainable. Then the injuries added up, subtly altering the biomechanics of his swing. There was the thumb injury the following spring. Then the knee, the calf, the back. “It's not excuses,” Headley said, “but it's ...
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Chase Headley returns to Spring Training as a Padre

fox5sandiego.com - 22 Feb 2018
PEORIA, Ariz. – Each year, Spring Training welcomes new and old faces and for the Padres, a familiar face returns to third base. Chase Headley was traded in December back to San Diego after spending three and a half years as a Yankee. He admits ...
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Padres' Chase Headley: Dealing with finger injury

CBSSports.com - 27 Feb 2018
Headley is day-to-day after taking a grounder off the ring finger of his right (throwing) hand Sunday, Kevin Acee of The San Diego Union-Tribune reports. Despite the injury, Headley was able to take grounders and swing a bat on the side during Monday's ...
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Padres' Chase Headley: Making spring debut Thursday

CBSSports.com - 01 Mar 2018
It marks the spring debut for Headley, whose entry into the Padres' exhibition lineups was delayed after he hurt the ring finger on his throwing hand while fielding a grounder earlier this week. Headley, who was traded back to the Padres in December ...
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San Diego Padres: Friars' Options If They Trade Chase Headley

Friars on Base - 25 Feb 2018
The San Diego Padres find themselves in quite the pickle. They acquired Chase Headley back from the New York Yankees (along with Bryan Mitchell) in exchange for outfielder Jabari Blash, who was then traded to the Angels this week. The conundrum the ...
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Headley, Hosmer, Spangenberg homer; Padres outlast Giants

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 16 Mar 2018
Batter's box: The combatants in the second base competition continued to go tit-for-tat. A game after Carlos Asuaje homered, Cory Spangenberg homered in Thursday's third inning. Spangenberg's line is .323/.400/.677. Asuaje's hitting line is .417/.436 ...
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Headley stays hot, Hedges cold, Asuaje cools as Padres lose to KC

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 16 Mar 2018
Batter's box: Chase Headley singled and walked twice. Headley has five hits in his last 15 at-bats to up his spring average to .269. He has walked nine times and has a .457 on-base percentage this spring. The Padres are hopeful his plate discipline ...
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Why Jeff Samardzija isn't alarmed by poor spring results

The Mercury News - 16 Mar 2018
In the third inning, Chase Headley, Cory Spangenberg and Eric Hosmer all launched pitches off of Giants' starter Jeff Samardzija that might have landed all the way back in Scottsdale. They certainly weren't going to fall in right fielder Andrew ...
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Correction: Playing 20 Seasons story

Washington Post - 18 Mar 2018
SURPRISE, Ariz. — In a story March 13 about Major League Baseball players who have played at least 20 seasons, The Associated Press reported erroneously that about one-thousandth of 1 percent of all players had played that long. The correct number is ...
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How the Yankees infield transformed over the offseason

Pinstripe Alley - 22 Feb 2018
Veteran infielders held down specified spots, with Chase Headley over at third and Starlin Castro at second. Castro was willingly given up to bring in Giancarlo Stanton, and was traded with the certainty that at least one of the promising prospects the ...
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San Diego Padres Have Some Decisions to Make After 2018

Friars on Base - 17 Mar 2018
The San Diego Padres took on the veteran third baseman's contract, worth $13 million this season, from the Yankees in exchange for former Friar, Jabari Blash. It is almost certain that the 33-year-old Chase Headley will not get this kind of money ...
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Mailbag: Moustakas, Sanchez, Drury, Torreyes, Thairo, Murphy

River Avenue Blues (blog) - 16 Mar 2018
Given how the free agent market played out, how good does the Chase Headley salary dump look? Moustakas got $6.5M and Walker got $4M. The Yankees unloaded Chase Headley's entire $13M salary simply by attaching Mitchell to him in the trade, and Mitchell ...
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Padres third baseman preview: Headley's back in San Diego

FOXSports.com - 09 Mar 2018
As a Yankee, Headley hit .262/.339/.387 with a 96 OPS+ in 501 total games. In his most recent season, the 33-year-old hit 12 home runs, registered 61 RBI, and got on base at a .352 clip. This year, the Padres are putting an emphasis on getting on base ...
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Aging MLB veterans have much to prove in cold marketplace

New York Post - 17 Mar 2018
Adrian Beltre (39) has been a Rangers cornerstone, but he is coming off an injury-wrecked 2017. Hanley Ramirez (34) triggers a $22 million 2019 option with 497 plate appearances. So he could be looking at $22 million or very little. Hunter Pence (35 ...

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