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Padres sign Aaron Loup, move Garrett Richards to 60-day IL

The Padres agreed to a one-year contract with lefty reliever Aaron Loup.

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Happy Pitchers & Catchers Report Day!

Baseball is back with pitchers and catchers reporting to Peoria today.

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Wil Myers is not a third baseman.

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Back in Brown: 2020

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Padres trade Clayton Richard to Blue Jays for minor leaguer Connor Panas

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Padres trade Rowan Wick to Cubs for minor league infielder

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Padres sell rights to Christian Villanueva to Hanshin Tigers

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Padres trade Colten Brewer to Red Sox

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