Padres optioned RHP Brandon Maurer to Triple-A El Paso.
Brandon Maurer (back) is expected to return to game action Wednesday.
Padres manager Bud Black said Sunday that the club is not ruling out Brandon Maurer being a starter over the long-term.
Padres acquired RHP Brandon Maurer from the Mariners in exchange for OF Seth Smith.
According to USA Today's Bob Nightengale, the Padres are interested in acquiring reliever Brandon Maurer from the Mariners in exchange for outfielder Seth Smith.
Brandon Maurer has tossed 15 scoreless relief innings since being recalled on June 25, allowing just six hits while posting a 17/2 K/BB ratio.
Mariners recalled RHP Brandon Maurer from Triple-A Tacoma.
Brandon Maurer will be used as a reliever at Triple-A Tacoma.
Mariners optioned RHP Brandon Maurer to Triple-A Tacoma.
Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon confirmed Friday that Brandon Maurer was heading for an MRI exam on his ailing back.
Brandon Maurer was roughed up to the tune of five runs in four innings in Thursday night's game against the Angels.
Brandon Maurer was tagged for six runs in 4 1/3 innings by the Astros on Saturday night.
Greg Johns of MLB.com reports that the Mariners plan to skip Brandon Maurer the next time through the rotation.
Brandon Maurer had another abbreviated start on Wednesday, allowing two runs while walking four over 3 2/3 innings in a loss to the Rays.