MLB Baseball
Scoreboard|Stats|Standings|Teams|Players|Player News|Injuries|Transactions

Jays acquire OF Upton Jr. from Padres

(AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)

TORONTO (AP) Outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. was already in Toronto with the San Diego Padres when they traded him across the diamond to the Blue Jays.

Joining his new team was a lot more complicated than walking down the hall.

The Blue Jays acquired Upton and cash from the Padres on Tuesday in exchange for minor league right-hander Hansel Rodriguez. They also added reliever Joaquin Benoit from the Mariners for right-hander Drew Storen in a deal announced shortly after a 7-6, 12-inning win over San Diego.

Read More...

AL Saves
Rank Name Svs
1 Z. Britton, Bal32
2 F. Rodríguez, Det28
3t S. Cishek, Sea23
3t D. Robertson, CWS23
5t Á. Colomé, TB21
5t W. Davis, KC21
5t R. Madson, Oak21
5t R. Osuna, Tor21
9t A. Chapman, NYY20
9t S. Dyson, Tex20
View Full Leaderboard
 
NL Saves
Rank Name Svs
1 J. Familia, NYM35
2 A. Ramos, Mia31
3 M. Melancon, Pit30
4 K. Jansen, LAD29
5 J. Gómez, Phi26
6 J. Jeffress, Mil23
7 S. Casilla, SF21
8 J. Papelbon, Was19
9t H. Rondón, ChC18
9t B. Ziegler, Ari18
View Full Leaderboard

w12 © 2016 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.

  • 490 First Avenue South
  • St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • 727-893-8111