Padres’ Seidler on Tatis deal: ‘There’s nothing we can’t do’

Padres majority owner Peter Seidler couldn’t make it any clearer. He doesn’t think San Diego is a small market, but rather views it for what it is, the eighth-largest city…

Moneyball: Tatis took cash as prospect, owes part of fortune

Fernando Tatis Jr. ‘s payday from baseball’s longest contract is not quite what it appears. The 22-year-old star shortstop signed a $340 million, 14-year deal with the San Diego Padres, the…

Padres, Fernando Tatis Jr. sign 14-year ‘statue contract’

In discussing options for a long-term deal with electrifying young shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr., the San Diego Padres brought up the concept of “a statue contract.” As in, if the…

‘Holy smokes’: Padres rave about Tatis Jr.’s big contract

Fernando Tatis Jr. has yet to take a ground ball or swing a bat at spring training and he’s already the talk of the San Diego Padres’ clubhouse. The electrifying…

Fernando Tatis Jr., Padres agree on 14-year deal, sources tell AP

SAN DIEGO — Fernando Tatis Jr. has agreed to a $340 million, 14-year deal that will keep the electrifying shortstop with the San Diego Padres until he’s 35 years old, according…