Found December 13, 2012 on Friarhood:
Yesterday was a fairly quiet day all around baseball compared to the days before with trades and whatnot. Yeah there were some signings, but most were minor, or pretty obvious that they were going to happen. For instance, Ichiro resigned with the Yankees and the Giants resigned Andres Torres. Torres was with the Giants for two years before being traded for Angel Pagan, but now he is headed back to the Bay Area. The Padres signed a handful of guys to minor league contracts, which are detailed below. I believe, if I read it correctly, that all those contracts include spring training invites. As we get ever closer to the new year the free agent market and moves should start to heat up. I know clubs like to have a good sense of what they are working with when it comes time for pitchers and catchers to report. A quick side note in the where are they now category: Thomas Tull, who was in the running to purchase the Padres (and is the CEO of Legendary Pictures) is still involved in San Die...
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