Padres Rumors and Transactions
Rumors, trades, signings, and roster moves
The Padres managed to find a new home for Clayton Richard and received some cash along with minor league ourfielder Connor Panas.
The Padres signed a veteran second baseman to a two-year deal and designated a clubhouse leader for assignment
With the signing of Garrett Richards made official, Carlos Asuaje gets designated for assignment to make room.
The Padres desginated four players for assignment last week to make room for some highly-regarded prospects. Those four players now have their assignments. Three are gone, one stays in the organization.
The Padres have agreed to send reliever Rowan Wick for minor league infielder Jason Vosler, clearing up yet another 40-man roster spot.
The Padres have reportedly reached an agreement with the Hanshin Tigers of the Nippon Professional Baseball Organization to sell the rights to third baseman Christian Villanueva, clearing yet another spot on the 40-man
The Padres selected the contract of Jacob Nix, who will make his debut tonight against the Phillies. Phil Hughes was designated for assignment to open the roster spot.
The Padres let Jordan Lyles (Brewers) and Tyson Ross (Cardinals) go on separate waiver claims, and they have called Trey Wingenter up to make his MLB debut. Is this the start of a wave of transactions?
Who is Francisco Mejia? What does the catcher depth chart look like? Who’s the closer? What’s on second? I don’t know! THIRD BASE!
The Padres have agreed to a trade with the Cleveland Indians to send relivers Brad Hand and Adam Cimber for top catcher prospect Francisco Mejia
The Padres made a bunch of roster moves today. One pitcher is no longer hurt, another is freshly injured. One outfielder is returning, another is optioned, and a third is done for the year. BUT WAIT THERE’S MORE!!!
San Diego Padres select speedy shortstop Xavier Edwards 38th overall in the 2018 MLB draft.
The San Diego Padres have selected lefty pitcher Ryan Weathers with their first round pick in the 2018 draft.