Found June 07, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
In a good news/bad news scenario, the San Diego Padres have made two roster moves.  They activated center fielder Cameron Maybin from the 15-day DL, but they also placed first baseman Yonder Alonso on the 15-day DL.  Maybin was scheduled to come off the DL, but Alonso was supposed to be able to avoid it.  That's no longer the case. Hang on. Alonso, in a surprising move, is now headed to the DL. — Corey Brock (@FollowThePadres) June 6, 2013 When the team knew Maybin was coming of the disabled list, they told Kyle Blanks to pack up and head back to Tucson because he was going back to Triple-A.  Blanks made it as far as San Diego (the team was in Los Angeles at the time) before being told to come back.  When the decision was made to place Alonso on the DL, the team needed Blanks back quickly.  He can play both the outfield and first base. Blogging for Susie Alonso injured his hand when he was hit by a pitch in the Blue Jays series.  The injury was thought to be minor enough to cost him just a couple games.  Unfortunately, Alonso has not improved.  The Padres decided some time on the DL and some rehab would probably be necessary. Maybin was battling a wrist impingement that landed him on the DL.  He was placed on the 15-day DL just when Chase Headley was returning.  So the Padres have yet to play with every player from the perceived Opening Day lineup on the field at the same time.  Once that happens, San Diego may get a little better. As it stands now, the Padres are 28-32.  They aren't all that far away from being .500.  And they are just six games back in the NL West. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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