Padres exercised RHP Joaquin Benoit's $7.5 million option for 2016.
Joaquin Benoit said Saturday that he wants to play "a couple more years."
Joaquin Benoit (back) served up the go-ahead home run in the eighth inning of Thursday's loss to the Rockies in his return to the mound.
Joaquin Benoit (back) is unavailable again on Monday.
Joaquin Benoit was unavailable on Sunday due to back spasms.
Joaquin Benoit (arm) threw a scoreless inning in his return to action Sunday against the Rockies.
Padres manager Bud Black said Sunday that it's possible Joaquin Benoit (arm) could go on the disabled list.
Padres manager Bud Black said Joaquin Benoit is battling dead arm.
Joaquin Benoit locked down his first save of the season in Sunday's win over the Cubs.
Joaquin Benoit fanned a pair of Rockies in one scoreless inning of work on Sunday.
Joaquin Benoit picked up a save Friday in a 4-1 game against the Giants.
Padres manager Bud Black on Tuesday was non-committal on Joaquin Benoit's role for the final week of the season.
Joaquin Benoit (shoulder) tossed a perfect inning Sunday in his first appearance since August 26.
The Padres could ease Joaquin Benoit (shoulder) back into game action before using him in save situations.