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Padres order Pham, Cronenworth in opposition to Rays for Ren

Postby Torres » August 14th, 2020, 3:11 am

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Over-all supervisor A.J. Preller ongoing in the direction of remake the San Diego Padres outfield, and extra an exciting 2-path participant as perfectly.Preller figured out outfielder Tommy Pham and infielder-pitcher Jake Cronenworth against the Tampa Bay Rays upon Friday for outfielder Hunter Renfroe, minimal league infielder Xavier Edwards and a participant towards be referred to as.The moves arrived a 7 days once the Padres realized rookie Zach Davies and outfielder Trent Grisham towards Milwaukee, and signed cost-free consultant reliever Drew Pomeranz.“We experimented with in the direction of protect every single nearby of our ballclub and we look had been better at this issue Manny Machado Jersey, Preller stated. The Padres require toward acquire improved. Even with $300 million slugger Manny Machado and starter phenom Fernando Tatis Jr., they experienced their 9th specifically squandering year and neglected the playoffs for the 13th consecutive yr. They done ultimate within the NL West at 70-92, their fourth year within just a row with 90-moreover losses.Pham features the rebuilding Padres some pop right after they performed in close proximity to the backside within the majors in just maximum offensive classes.Pham strike .273 with a .369 upon-foundation share, 21 residence operates and 68 RBIs very last yr. He preset the Rays’ franchise historical past with a 48-recreation upon-foundation streak. He aided Tampa Bay fight Oakland within just the AL wild-card activity and then batted .333 with a single homer within just the Department Sequence decline in the direction of Houston.He broke inside of with the St. Louis Cardinals within just 2014 and was traded in the direction of the Rays upon July 31, 2018.Preller claimed the Padres include experienced their eyes upon Pham and Cronenworth for a handful of seasons. He stated he likes Pham “fireplace and “pitch-towards-pitch grind.Cronenworth led the World League with a .334 batting ordinary for the Triple-A Durham Bulls and in addition generated 7 pitching appearances, such as 6 as an opener.Cronenworth will be seemed at in essence as an infielder, nonetheless the Padres will maintain their attributes open up upon getting him as a pitcher. “He suits our local community within a large amount of substitute methods,” Preller explained. Renfroe strike 33 homers previous 12 months, his 3rd complete time within just San Diego, yet struggled within the minute fifty percent. He strike 26 homers within just just about every of the former 2 seasons.The 20-calendar year-outdated Edwards consists of performed 2 seasons inside of the minors Fernando Tatis Jr. Jersey, batting a merged .328 with 56 stolen bases.
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