The San Diego Padres’ owners hired bankers Allen & Co. and Moag & Co. to sell the team.
The San Diego Padres will move in portions of their outfield wall to try to increase scoring at Petco Park, which allowed the second-fewest home runs of any Major League Baseball stadium in each of the past two seasons.
Outfielder Cameron Maybin signed a contract with the San Diego Padres that carries him through the 2016 season, with a club option for the following year.
U.S. employers probably added more workers to payrolls in March than the 175,000 a month earlier as the jobless rate fell.
Tony Gwynn, a baseball Hall of Famer who won eight National League batting titles during a two-decade career with the San Diego Padres, has died of cancer. He was 54.
Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod are reuniting with Theo Epstein at the Chicago Cubs, years after the trio helped the Boston Red Sox win the World Series in 2004 and again in 2007.