Padres designated outfielder Hiram Bocachica for assignment.
Hiram Bocachica returned to the starting lineup on Thursday and went 0-for-4 against the Rays.
Hiram Bocachica was unavailable for the fourth straight day Wednesday due to strep throat.
The Padres will add Hiram Bocachica to their roster prior to Friday's game.
Padres claimed outfielder Hiram Bocachica off waivers from the Athletics.
Athletics designated outfielder Hiram Bocachica for assignment.
Hiram Bocachica hit his first major league home run since 2004 in Wednesday's win over the White Sox.
Athletics purchased the contract of outfielder Hiram Bocachica from Triple-A Sacramento.
Athletics re-signed outfielder Hiram Bocachica to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
Athletics released outfielder Hiram Bocachica.
Hiram Bocachica made his 2006 debut for Single-A Stockton on Wednesday and went 2-for-4 with a double.
Hiram Bocachica was diagnosed with carpal boss in his right wrist. He's scheduled for surgery Tuesday that will likely cost him two months.