Padres ship five to minors
Jack Cassel
Jack Cassel

Posted Mar 10, 2007


Peoria, AZ: The San Diego Padres today optioned left-handed pitcher Sean Thompson to Triple-A Portland. The club also reassigned left-handed pitcher Erick Burke, right-handed pitcher Jack Cassel and catchers Justin Hatcher and Nick Hundley to minor league camp.

Sean Thompson went 1-0 with a 4.50 ERA, allowing one run on five hits over two innings.

Erick Burke pitched in two games, giving up seven runs, six earned, on seven hits and three walks in 1.2 innings.

Jack Cassel went 0-1 with a 9.00 ERA in three games. Over three innings he allowed eight hits and three runs, walking one and striking out two.

Justin Hatcher played in two games, going 1-for-2 with a run scored.

Nick Hundley saw action in five games but managed to collected three at bats, going 0-for-3 with a run scored.

The Padres now have 53 players in Big League camp, including 39 players from the 40-man roster and 14 non-roster invitees.



Related Stories
Five points with Brandon Powell
 -by MadFriars.com  Mar 11, 2007
Kyle Blanks and Chase Headley talk power
 -by MadFriars.com  Mar 11, 2007
Scouting Padres' Prospect Matt Bush
 -by MadFriars.com  Mar 11, 2007

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION INCLUDES
> Members-only Forums
> Insider Information
> MiLB &
   MLB Draft News
> Expert Chats

Sign Up Today!

Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from MadFriars.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Baseball > Portland (OR)
Baseball > San Diego
[View My HotList]