ATLANTA (AP) -- Landing another of baseball's top power hitters, the San Diego Padres agreed to a trade for Atlanta Braves outfielder Justin Upton, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Friday.PAUL NEWBERRY (AP Sports Writer)
MIAMI (AP) -- A sixth man has pleaded guilty to playing a key role in illegally providing performance-enhancing drugs to Major League Baseball players and other athletes.CURT ANDERSON (AP Legal Affairs Writer)
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Slugger Matt Kemp has joined the Padres after San Diego and the Los Angeles Dodgers finalized a five-player trade Thursday night.BERNIE WILSON (AP Sports Writer)
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The revamping Oakland Athletics made yet another trade of a star player this offseason, sending catcher Derek Norris and minor league right-hander Seth Streich to the San Diego Padres on Thursday night for righties Jesse Hahn…JANIE McCAULEY (AP Baseball Writer)
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- The St. Petersburg City Council rejected a deal between the Rays and the city's mayor that would have allowed the team to search for new stadium sites on both sides of Tampa Bay.