Padres Organization Report

The line at second base keeps getting longer. Since the Padres bid farewell to Marcus Giles, they've bulked up at the position. Matt Antonelli, the organization's first-round pick in 2006, is the man the Padres want to win the job. Despite a great 2007 season in the minors, Padres officials fear Antonelli may need a half-season at the Triple-A level before he's ready for the big show.

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