Cory Luebke has elected free agency.
Padres GM A.J. Preller indicated that the club intends to discuss bringing Cory Luebke back into the fold.
Padres declined LHP Cory Luebke's $7.5 million club option for 2016.
Cory Luebke (elbow, forearm) has resumed playing catch.
Cory Luebke underwent surgery on Friday to remove loose bodies around a nerve in his forearm.
An MRI taken Tuesday on Cory Luebke's left elbow showed a flexor strain.
Cory Luebke will be examined in San Diego on Tuesday after feeling discomfort in his left elbow in his last rehab start.
Cory Luebke made his third minor league rehab start on Friday, allowing one run on one hit in one inning of work for High-A Lake Elsinore.
Cory Luebke (elbow) tossed a scoreless inning Saturday in his first rehab start with High-A Elsinore.
Cory Luebke (elbow) is scheduled to throw a simulated game on Tuesday.
Padres transferred LHP Cory Luebke to the 60-day disabled list.
Padres placed LHP Cory Luebke on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left elbow.
Cory Luebke (elbow) said that he felt great after Sunday's bullpen session.
Cory Luebke (elbow) will throw a bullpen session Sunday.