Alexi Amarista stole his first base of the season on Wednesday and went 2-for-3 in a loss to the Phillies.
Padres recalled INF Alexi Amarista from Triple-A El Paso.
Padres optioned INF Alexi Amarista to Triple-A El Paso.
Alexi Amarista (shoulder) could begin the season on the disabled list.
Alexi Amarista went 2-for-4 with a triple and a game-tying two-run home run in the ninth inning of Sunday's loss to the Marlins.
Alexi Amarista went 1-for-3 with a solo homer in Wednesday's blowout loss to the A's.
Alexi Amarista reached all three times he was up Thursday before being removed for a pinch-hitter.
Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports that the Padres are "scouring the shortstop market."
Alexi Amarista is dealing with a mild hamstring strain suffered during the Caribbean Series.
Padres and INF/OF Alexi Amarista avoided arbitration by agreeing to a two-year, $2.5 million contract.
Alexi Amarista continued to torment the Phillies on Thursday, going 2-for-3 with a homer, two RBI and two runs scored.
Alexi Amarista finished 3-for-4 with a double, homer, two RBI and one run scored on Tuesday against the Phillies.
Alexi Amarista snapped an 0-for-17 stretch of futility by going 1-for-4 with a run scored Tuesday against the Dodgers.
Alexi Amarista hit a walkoff RBI single in the 10th of Saturday's 2-1 victory over the Dodgers.