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Trea Turner's agent may file grievance to free client from Padr…

Trea Turner's agent may file grievance to free client from Padres

yahoo.com Updated 4 hours ago
The trades have been coming so fast and so furiously since last week's Winter Meetings that it's difficult to fully digest and sort out everything that has happened. One trade in particular though, the three-team 11-player deal involving the Tampa Bay R…
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  • Keeping Score: Padres Reshape Roster, but Results Remain to Be …

    Keeping Score: Padres Reshape Roster, but Results Remain to Be Seen

    nytimes.com 4 hours ago
    San Diego acquired some notable names capable of great things, but there are reasons they were available.
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  • Nationals Trade For Prospect Who Is Stuck On The Padres Until J…

    Nationals Trade For Prospect Who Is Stuck On The Padres Until June

    deadspin.com 8 hours ago
    Baseball is weird, and its weirdness has claimed another victim. This time, it's Nationals, er, Padres shortstop Trea Turner. Turner was traded from San Diego to Washington in the three-team, 11-player Wil Myers trade. But Turner can't join the Nats unt…
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  • Red Sox acquire catcher Hanigan in deal with Padres

    Red Sox acquire catcher Hanigan in deal with Padres

    With a logjam at third base and a need for a backup catcher, the Red Sox traded Will Middlebrooks to the Padres on Friday in exchange for catcher Ryan Hanigan.
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  • Padres Acquire Justin Upton in Trade With Braves

    Padres Acquire Justin Upton in Trade With Braves

    nytimes.com 19 hours ago
    Landing another of baseball’s top power hitters, the San Diego Padres acquired Upton in a trade that sent four prospects to the Braves.
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  • Padres build stacked offensive lineup with bevy of moves

    Padres build stacked offensive lineup with bevy of moves

    MLB.com 20 hours ago
    The Padres -- who haven't advanced to the playoffs since 2006 and haven't been very relevant since -- continued a frenzied and unusually bountiful offseason with a bevy of notable roster moves Friday.
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  • Padres, Dodgers finalize Kemp trade

    Padres, Dodgers finalize Kemp trade

    The much-anticipated trade sending Matt Kemp from the Dodgers to the Padres, a week in the making, was officially consummated on Thursday. But not without some drama.
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  • Preller sure keeps things moving as rookie GM

    Preller sure keeps things moving as rookie GM

    MLB.com 23 hours ago
    One of the more amazing parts of A.J. Preller's story is that, until the last few weeks, he was a relative unknown outside of baseball. But things have changed, and dramatically. The Padres have gotten everyone's attention, and so has their new general …
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  • Blue Jays claim Oramas, sign Albers to Minors deal

    Blue Jays claim Oramas, sign Albers to Minors deal

    MLB.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    The Blue Jays added pitching depth Friday by claiming left-hander Juan Oramas off waivers from the Padres and signing left-hander Andrew Albers to a Minor League contract.
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  • Rays, Padres, Nats Complete 11-Player Trade Involving Myers

    Rays, Padres, Nats Complete 11-Player Trade Involving Myers

    nytimes.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    The Rays, Padres and Nationals finalized an 11-player trade Friday that sent 2013 AL Rookie of the Year Wil Myers from Tampa Bay to San Diego and outfielder Steven Souza Jr. from Washington to the Rays.
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  • Kemp moved as LA nets Rollins, Grandal, prospects in 2 deals

    Kemp moved as LA nets Rollins, Grandal, prospects in 2 deals

    MLB.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    Matt Kemp passed his physical exam, Commissioner's approval was granted and the Dodgers' deal with the Padres was made official on Thursday. The trade of Kemp, catcher Tim Federowicz and $32 million in offset salary to San Diego brings to the Dodgers ca…
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  • Breaking down the prospects acquired in Upton deal

    Breaking down the prospects acquired in Upton deal

    MLB.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    No one can accuse new Padres general manager A.J. Preller of standing pat. News of the huge three-team, 11-player deal that netted him Wil Myers had just settled in when the Matt Kemp deal was finalized. The ink on that one had barely dried when Preller…
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  • Bidding ends today for Korean slugger Kang

    Bidding ends today for Korean slugger Kang

    MLB.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    Major League organizations have until 5 p.m. ET on Friday to put in bids for Korean slugger Jung-Ho Kang, a shortstop who has reportedly drawn interest from the Giants, A's, Padres, Royals, Nationals and D-backs.
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  • Padres, Dodgers Finalize Kemp Trade

    Padres, Dodgers Finalize Kemp Trade

    nytimes.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    Slugger Matt Kemp has joined the Padres after San Diego and the Los Angeles Dodgers finalized a five-player trade Thursday night.
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  • Video - Padres Complete Big Three With Upton Trade 02:24

    Padres Complete Big Three With Upton Trade

    Dec 19
    Buster Olney discusses the excitement surrounding San Diego's new outfield after the Padres made deals to acquire Wil Myers, Matt Kemp and Justin Upton.
  • Video - Sources: Padres Acquire Justin Upton 03:00

    Sources: Padres Acquire Justin Upton

    Dec 19
    Tim Kurkjian discusses the improvements made by the Padres after they added outfielders Justin Upton, Matt Kemp and Wil Myers.
  • Video - Padres Squeezing Dodgers For More Cash In Kemp Deal? 02:20

    Padres Squeezing Dodgers For More Cash In Kemp Deal?

    Dec 18
    Buster Olney explains why the Padres are in a great position to squeeze the Dodgers for more money in order to finalize the Matt Kemp deal.
  • Video - Padres Nearing Deal For Rays' Myers 02:42

    Padres Nearing Deal For Rays' Myers

    Dec 17
    Jerry Crasnick discusses what the addition of outfielder Wil Myers would mean to the Padres' lineup.

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