Pedro Ciriaco, a 27 year old infielder, was traded to San Diego for a player to be named later.
The Padres' rookie sensation, Jedd Gyorko, needs to rest his groin so a key player from last year, Logan Forsythe, will return and procedurally John Baker is removed from the 40 man roster.
We barely had time to savor the win over the Dodgers and I only watched the video of Kyle Blanks's incredible catch three or four times before the Padres dropped the following newsbomb on...
The Padres top pitching prospect reported to have a sore right elbow. Tests are being done, but fears abound that he could need surgery and miss the entire season.
Sean O'Sullivan, who attended both Valhalla High School and Grossmont College in El Cajon, will start the first game of Spring Training.