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The 40-man roster crunch forced the Padres to make a decision last week: clear room on the 40-man roster for Reymond Fuentes; allow him to be exposed (and likely taken) in the Rule 5 draft; or trade him. The Padres chose option three, dealing the left-handed slap-hitting speedster...
The San Diego Padres have traded outfielder Reymond Fuentes to the Kansas City Royals. They received pitcher Kyle Bartsch. With the 40-man roster just hours away, the Padres needed to make room for Fuentes or let him go to the Rule 5 draft, according to Corey Brock from MLB.com. The trade was announced on Thursday.
#Padres trade OF Rey Fuentes to #Royals for LHP Kyle Bartsch. Would...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Royals have acquired outfielder Reymond Fuentes from the San Diego Padres for left-hander Kyle Bartsch.
The trade was announced Thursday.
The 23-year-old Fuentes hit a combined .294 with five home runs, 33 RBI and 25 steals in Triple A and Double A last season. He made his major-league debut in 2013, hitting .152 in 23 games with the Padres.
The Chihuahuas and the Storm were the only two teams to earn victories on the farm tonight. The Chihuahuas relied on a 4-hit game from Reymond Fuentes while the Storm relied on a strong start from Coby Cowgill.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Reymond Fuentes
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Coby Cowgill
El Paso Chihuahuas 5, Salt Lake Bees 4
Reymond Fuentes – LF: 4-4, RBI, 2 Runs...
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As the Cactus and Citrus Leagues open their doors each spring, fans across the country are filled with a renewed sense of hope and optimism...
Notes on prospects playing abroad, including Padres outfielder Reymond Fuentes and Cardinals right-hander Carlos Martinez.