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Padres to add to the 40-man roster

Wells was added last year.  Who will be this year?

The San Diego Padres have to setup their 40-man roster by Monday and that should include the addition of a minor league prospect or two. There are a couple of options and the Friars are weighing whether or not they could lose a player of value in the Rule V Draft.

The two leading candidates to find themselves on the San Diego Padres 40-man roster are infielder Luis Cruz and right-handed reliever Leo Rosales. Cruz can play in the major leagues defensively today. That value could be enough to warrant protection. His bat has been inconsistent at times but he has shown some pop and can drive the ball into the gaps. His ability to play multiple positions on... Recommended Stories

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