SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The San Diego Padres announced today that they have acquired infielder Miguel Tejada along with cash considerations from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for right-handed pitcher Wynn Pelzer. In addition, the club has transferred outfielder Kyle Blanks to the 60-day disabled list.
July 29, 2010
The Miguel Tejada to the Boston Red Sox rumors are without merit. According to several sources, the Houston Astros contacted Boston with the intention of adding an experienced reliever to pitch alongside Doug Brocail in the bullpen, not in an attempt to dangle their aging shortstop. Houston is looking to buy at the trade deadline, despite being 12.5 games back in the competitive NL Central.
July 29, 2008
The Houston Astros shipped Triple-A right-hander Chad Reineke to the San Diego Padres in exchange for aging lefty Randy Wolf, who is making $4,750,000, is on the wrong side of 30 and has been ineffective away from pitcher-friendly Petco Park all season. The decision was misguided, says Tyler Hissey.
July 23, 2008
As the playoffs continue, the Orioles face another daunting off-season. Inside, ITW breaks down the team's current payroll structure and what needs to be done to return the team to glory. As the off-season continues, we'll follow up with a series of hot stove articles.
October 12, 2007