Chase Headley's future up in the air

Padres third baseman has followed up highly productive season with subpar one

Originally Published: September 12, 2013
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

San Diego Padres third baseman Chase Headley has gotten an education this summer in the challenges of trying to replicate a career season. It's never a good sign when the question du jour goes from "how did he do it?" to "what the heck happened?"

Sometime this winter, when Headley is no longer busy breaking down tape or taking extra swings in the cage in search of his swing, he'll gain a better understanding of the economic repercussions.

A season after winning a Silver Slugger Award ...

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