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The Oakland Athletics have traded right-hander Tyson Ross and minor league first baseman A.J. Kirby-Jones to the San Diego Padres for infielder Andy Parrino and left-hander Andrew Werner.
The deal was announced Friday.
Ross was 2-11 with a 6.50 ERA in five stays with the A's last season. The 25-year-old made 13 starts during his first four stints and later had five relief appearances in September with the AL West champions.
The 24-year-old Kirby-Jones hit .248 with 21 home runs and 69 RBIs at Class A Stockton.
Parrino, a 27-year-old switch-hitter, batted .207 with one home run and six RBIs in 55 games with San Diego.
The 25-year-old Werner went 2-3 with a 5.58 ERA in eight starts for the Padres.
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The San Diego Padres obtained right-hander Tyson Ross and first baseman A.J. Kirby-Jones from the Oakland Athletics on Friday in exchange for left-hander Andrew Werner and infielder Andy Parrino. Ross was limited by injuries to 73 1/3 innings for the A's in 2012 and posted a 2-11 record with a 6.50 ERA. The other three players in the deal are prospects.
The San Diego Padres have acquired pitcher Tyson Ross and minor league first baseman A.J. Kirby-Jones from the Oakland Athletics for infielder Andy Parrino and left hander Andrew Werner, the teams announced.
Ross was 2-11 with a 6.50 ERA and a 5.6 k/9 in 13 starts and 5 relief appearances with the A's last season.
Parrino who is a switch-hitter, batted .207 with 1 home run and...
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