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Mariners acquire Joaquin Benoit from Padres

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The Seattle Mariners have acquired relief pitcher Joaquin Benoit from the San Diego Padres, according to the Padres. The Padres will receive pitcher Enyel De Los Santos and infielder Nelson Ward in return for Benoit.  Benoit spent the last two seasons with the Padres.  He was highly pursued last season and at this year’s trade deadline. The #Padres acquire RHP ...

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San Diego Padres hire Andy Green as Manager

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The San Diego Padres have hired Andy Green as their new manager. Green was previously the Arizona Diamondbacks third base coach.  The Padres were in need of a new manager after firing Bud Black on June 25.  Green, 38, is a former second baseman that spent four season in Major League Baseball as a bench role player. Andy Green will ...

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Cubs want to acquire both Tyson Ross, Craig Kimbrel

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The Chicago Cubs already acquired Dan Haren from the Miami Marlins today, and are not done making moves if they can find a way to pull another deal off. According to a report from Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Cubs would like to make a blockbuster deal with the San Diego Padres and acquire both Tyson Ross and Craig ...

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Red Sox very interested in acquiring Tyson Ross from Padres

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Tyson Ross is one of the hottest names on the market with the MLB trade deadline just a few hours away, and there are quite a few teams working hard to acquire him. According to a report from Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com, the Boston Red Sox are very interested in acquiring Ross from the San Diego Padres. The #Redsox also ...

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Yankees expected to acquire Craig Kimbrel from Padres

Craig Kimbrel

The New York Yankees are currently leading the AL East division and are 6.5 games ahead of the Baltimore Orioles. They have been looking to make a deal or two ahead of the MLB trade deadline, and are expected to make one in particular. According to a report from Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees are expected ...

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Cubs pushing hard to acquire Tyson Ross from Padres

Tyson Ross

The Chicago Cubs are looking to acquire some starting pitching help ahead of the MLB trade deadline, and they have been linked to quite a few different names. According to a report from Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Cubs are pushing hard to acquire San Diego Padres starting pitcher Tyson Ross. Club executives involved in the Tyson Ross talks ...

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White Sox pursuing trade for Justin Upton, Yoenis Cespedes

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The Chicago White Sox have begun turning their season around over the past few weeks, and are now in the mood to buy some talent at the MLB trade deadline. According to a report from Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the White Sox are interested in acquiring either San Diego Padres outfielder Justin Upton or Detroit Tigers outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. ...

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Padres’ Tyson Ross has ‘intense’ interest on trade market

Tyson Ross

Tyson Ross is one of the more valuable trade targets for teams that are still looking to acquire some starting pitching help, and the San Diego Padres are more than open to making some moves. According to a report from Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, Ross is receiving “intense” interest from quite a few teams as the deadline continues drawing ...

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Blue Jays showing major interest in acquiring Tyson Ross

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The Toronto Blue Jays are in the market for a starting pitcher to help make a run at the postseason this year. A few names have already come up on their wish list, but it appears that San Diego Padres starter Tyson Ross is now their main target according to a report from Jim Bowden of ESPN. Tyson Ross #Padres ...

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Are the San Diego Padres buyers or sellers?

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Are the San Diego Padres buyers or sellers at the MLB’s trade deadline?  Reports suggest that they are sellers at the deadline, but they may want to re-evaluate their status as the trade deadline nears. At the All-Star break, it was pretty evident that the Padres were going to be sellers.  They had a 41-49 record and the Pirates and ...

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