Padres signed C Griff Erickson to a minor league contract.
Padres designated OF Yeison Asencio for assignment.
Padres designated RHP Blaine Boyer for assignment.
Padres purchased the contract of OF Alex Dickerson from Double-A San Antonio.
Padres purchased the contract of 2B Taylor Lindsey from Triple-A El Paso.
Padres purchased the contract of RHP Tayron Guerrero from High-A Lake Elsinore.
Padres acquired LHP Kyle Bartsch from the Royals in exchange for OF Reymond Fuentes.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Royals and Rangers have expressed interest in Ian Kennedy.
Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune hears free agent Josh Johnson is talking to five or six teams.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Padres are listening to trade offers for catchers Yasmani Grandal and Rene Rivera.
Eric Stults has elected free agency.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Padres "continue to listen" on trade inquiries involving Andrew Cashner, Ian Kennedy, and Tyson Ross.
Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports that the Padres are "working hard" to re-sign right-hander Josh Johnson.
San Diego’s District Attorney’s office has filed a criminal complaint against Everth Cabrera for resisting an officer's order during his September arrest for DUI.
Troy Patton has been suspended 80 games following a third positive test for amphetamines.