So, Cole Hamels is next for the Padres, right?


Call this Deep Thoughts or baseless speculation if you must — and you must, because that’s all it is — but Ryan Lawrence is not wrong here:

And that was before they added Justin Upton. Without having to get rid of their best prospects to do it, too.

A.J. Preller is awake. Hell, he’s mainlining Five Hour Energy, it seems. Someone wake up Rube and make this happen.