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New recruits from Peoria

Four promoted to Eugene

The San Diego Padres are making some last minute adjustments to their minor league affiliates and one of the moves that will be made on Sunday is the addition of four players from the Peoria squad of the Arizona Rookie League to the Eugene Emeralds of the Northwest League – and one is a surprise.

Matt Bush, the Padres first round pick in 2004 and the first player taken in the draft, will move up from Peoria to Eugene. Bush was suspended earlier in the year because of an altercation outside a bar in Peoria. His suspension was lifted in mid-July and he got his first game experience on the 21st, going 1-for-4 with a run scored, a stolen base and an error. Since then his average has gone... Recommended Stories

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