Opinions on the internet are always right.
Right handed reliever Cory Burns has been traded to the Rangers for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
The Friars skipper got a vote of confidence from General Manager Josh Byrnes as the Padres pick up two option years on his contract.
Two stalwarts of the Padres' 2011 rotation whose 2012 seasons were ended by injury end up with their walking papers.
Right now this trade is getting pretty rotten reviews from Media, bloggers and critics. It's sitting at 33% in my initial sweep for links.
If things don't work out with Street his buyout is relatively cheap and if they do and the Padres are out of the race early he could be traded to a contender where we could pick up a prospect or a bit of cash.