Padres optioned LHP Frank Garces to Double-A San Antonio.
Padres activated RHP Andrew Cashner from the 15-day disabled list.
Padres prospect shortstop Trea Turner went 3-for-5 with a home run for Low-A Fort Wayne on Friday.
Odrisamer Despaigne was touched up for four runs -- three earned -- over five innings in Friday's loss to the Diamondbacks.
Cory Luebke (elbow) has started playing catch from 45 feet three times per week.
Tyson Ross held the Dodgers to two runs over eight innings in a tough-luck loss on Thursday.
Padres released INF Brooks Conrad.
Everth Cabrera (hamstring) is slated to begin jogging on Monday.
Padres manager Bud Black said that Joaquin Benoit (shoulder) could be available as soon as Friday.
Joaquin Benoit (shoulder) threw a successful bullpen session Thursday.
Padres right-handed pitching prospect Matt Wisler struck out seven over seven innings on Wednesday, allowing five hits, two walks, and one run for Triple-A El Paso.
According to MLB.com's Corey Brock, closer Joaquin Benoit (shoulder) may need a disabled list stint.
Alexi Amarista went 2-for-3 with a walk, two steals and an RBI Wednesday against the Dodgers.
Rymer Liriano had his first major league multi-hit game in the Padres' win over the Dodgers on Wednesday.
Kevin Quackenbush earned his first career save by tossing a scoreless ninth inning against the Dodgers on Wednesday in a 4-1 victory.