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The San Diego Padres got the first piece of the jigsaw on Wednesday. Ramon Hernandez and Terrence Long joined the Friars in exchange for Mark Kotsay. Grabbing a top notch receiver behind the plate is just the start. Next is relief pitching and could it be the Padres are seeking yet another batter?

The first talk is potentially moving Terrence Long and Kevin Jarvis to the New York Mets for Roger Cedeno. It has been substantiated, but the odds of it happening do not appear good. As much as Art Howe likes Long, the Mets would actually be forced to take on salary. True, Cedeno gets more boos than ghosts at Halloween, but the trade does not make much sense for them. The Padres are willing to... Recommended Stories

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