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January 18, 2011

Former Blue Jay Zaun agrees to Padres deal
Veteran catcher Gregg Zaun has agreed to an $ 800,000 minor-league contract with an invite to spring training with the San Diego Padres, sources tell

Zaun to sign with Padres?
Free-agent catcher Gregg Zaun , who will be 40 in April, missed most of last year with the Milwaukee Brewers due to surgery on his throwing shoulder’s damaged labrum. But that isn’t stopping the San Diego Padres from signing him for next season , according to the San Diego Union-Tribune. After all, the Pads need some backstop help after losing Yorvit Torrealba to the Texas Rangers this offseason …
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Two teams after Chris Young?
Chris Young , who was plagued by injuries in 2010, making only four starts for the San Diego Padres , is a free agent who is close to deciding on a new team , according to ESPN. The 6-10 right-hander has a lifetime record of 48-34 and a 3.80 ERA with 653 strikeouts since debuting for the Texas Rangers in 2004. But the Princeton alum’s also had a bunch of injuries, including a fractured nose when …
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