Erick Aybar went 3-for-3 with two doubles and a walk Tuesday against the Dodgers.
Padres purchased the contract of INF Erick Aybar from Triple-A El Paso.
Erick Aybar is expected to be named as the Padres' starting shortstop.
Padres signed INF Erick Aybar to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Erick Aybar is a "popular name" in the free agent market, reports Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports.
MLB.com's AJ Cassavell reports that the Padres have had preliminary talks with Erick Aybar's agent.
Erick Aybar (abdomen) drew a walk as a pinch-hitter on Tuesday night against the White Sox.
Erick Aybar (abdomen) came off the bench and drew a walk in his return to action Monday against the White Sox.
Erick Aybar was scratched from the Tigers' lineup Sunday.
Erick Aybar (abdomen) returned to the Tigers' lineup Sunday.
Erick Aybar (abdomen) was scratched from Saturday's game against the Royals.
Erick Aybar went 2-for-5 with his first home run in a Tigers uniform in Tuesday's win over the Twins.
Tigers acquired INF Erick Aybar from the Braves for INF/OF Mike Aviles and C Kade Scivicque.
Erick Aybar went 3-for-5 with a homer and a double Thursday against the Brewers.