CINCINNATI, OHIO - SEPTEMBER 04: Trevor Bauer #27 of the Cincinnati Reds throws a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies at Great American Ball Park on September 04, 2019 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
If you had high hopes for Trevor Bauer in a Padres uniform this offseason, don’t count on it says one beat writer for the team.
For the first time in quite a while, pitching is not on the top of the Padres to-do list this offseason. The team may add insurance with the unknown health of both Mike Clevinger and Dinelson Lamet, but don’t expect them to go after the big fish in Trevor Bauer.