Return To Reading; Machado, Padilla Get AA Do-Over

Andy Machado was thought to be a near shoe-in for AAA Scranton this season, but the Phillies decided the young shortstop might need a little more work on his offense and sent him to AA Reading. Jorge Padilla found himself in the same situation when the announcements of the Phillies minor league assignments were released.
March 31, 2003