Monday, December 04, 2006

Cruz Jr. to Padres, Joining (Sister) Sledge

The San Diego Union-Tribune reports former Dodger Jose Cruz Jr. is now a Padre, further perpetuating the NL West shuffle. Cruz will platoon with Terrmel Sledge in left.

A .233 BA with five HRs garners $650K for a one-year deal in this market, which means there's still hope for Julio Lugo.