Blake Tekotte traded to White Sox for RHP Brandon Kloess

Debby Wong-US PRESSWIRE

In an attempt to bury the news that Yasmani Grandal was suspended 50 games for elevated testosterone the Padres have traded Blake Tekotte for a Player to Be Named Later. That ought to take the attention off Grandal for a while.

Josh Spence and Tekotte were both designated for assignment last Friday to make room on the 40 man roster for 5 players coming off the DL. Spence was just picked up off waivers by the Yankees.

UPDATE:

And the player has been named.

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