July 12, 1992
BaseballChicago White Sox -- Purchased the contract of C Nelson Santovenia from Triple-A Vancouver. Optioned P Brian Drahman to Vancouver.San Diego Padres -- Activated C Benito Santiago from the 15-day DL. Placed C Dann Bilardello on the 15-day DL.
July 10, 1993
July 13, 1993Oriole Park at Camden YardsThe San Diego Padres have two players on this year's National League squad: outfielder Tony Gwynn and pitcher Andy Benes. However, six former Padres will be playing in Tuesday's game: Gary Sheffield (Marlins), Roberto Alomar (Blue Jays), Dave Hollins (Phillies), John Kruk (Phillies), Joe Carter (Blue Jays) and Carlos Baerga (Indians).
July 6, 1993
Baseball Pittsburgh Pirates -- Called up former Orioles P Jeff Ballard from Triple-A Buffalo. Designated P Fred Toliver for assignment.Toronto Blue Jays -- Recalled OF Willie Canate from a rehabilitation assignment at Triple-A Syracuse. Sent IF Luis Sojo to Syracuse.Brisbane Bandits (Australian Baseball League) -- Hired Dan Radison, first-base coach for the San Diego Padres, as manager.
July 6, 1992
Baseball Cincinnati Reds -- Optioned P Tony Menendez to Triple-A Nashville. Recalled P Keith Brown from Nashville.L Houston Astros -- Placed SS Rafael Ramirez on the 15-day DL.San Diego Padres -- Recalled P Tim Scott from Triple-A Las Vegas. Waived P Pat Clements.
February 26, 1991
BASEBALL American League * Cleveland Indians -- Agreed to terms with Sandy Alomar Jr. (catcher) and Jeff Manto (infielder) on one-year contracts.* Texas Rangers -- Named Marc Sullivan advance scout and Larry Himes scouting consultant.National League * San Diego Padres -- Agreed to a two-year contract extension through 1993 with Yuma, their spring training site.
June 5, 1994
Brian McRae, Center fielder, Kansas City RoyalsMcRae went 5-for5 Tuesday with a double an RBI against the Boston Red Sox.AB.. .. .. ..R.. .. ..H.. .. ..HR.. ...RBI.. .. ..AVG.24.. .. .. ..5.. .. .13.. .. ...1.. .. ..2.. .. . .542Tony Gwynn, Right fielder, San Diego PadresGwynn drove in five runs Monday against the Pirates, with a home run and doubleAB.. .. .. ..R.. .. ..H.. .. ..HR.. ...RBI.. .. ..AVG.18.. .. ... .7.. .. ..8.. .. ...2.. ... .7.. .. .. 444
May 21, 1994
LOS ANGELES -- Malcolm I. Glazer, president of First Allied Corp. of Boynton Beach, Fla., has been trying to purchase the San Diego Padres from Tom Werner.Glazer, 66, owns TV stations, real estate and stocks. He was recently an unsuccessful bidder for an NFL expansion franchise in Baltimore.Sources say a Padres sale would be approved only if the team remains in San Diego and that no deal has been completed between Werner and Glazer.
April 27, 1992
BaseballLos Angeles Dodgers -- Named Jon Debus manager of the Great Falls Dodgers of the Pioneer League (Rookie).Philadelphia Phillies -- Placed P Andy Ashby on the 15-day DL. Recalled P Darrin Chapin from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.DTC San Diego Padres -- Activated P Mike Maddux from 15-day DL. Optioned P Jeremy Hernandez to Triple-A Las Vegas.FootballIndianapolis Colts -- Traded RB Eric Dickerson to the Los Angeles Raiders for a fourth- and eighth-round draft choice in 1992.
February 10, 1992
BaseballSan Diego Padres -- Won their arbitration case with C Dann Bilardello (.269, 5 RBI in 26 at-bats), when an arbitrator picked the team's offer of $125,000 rather than Bilardello's request of $235,000. Bilardello made $115,000 last year. The $125,000 salary -- just $16,000 above the minimum -- was the lowest for a player in arbitration since Feb. 6, 1986, when Philadelphia Phillies C Alan Knicely was given $80,000 rather than his request for $140,000.