Padres put Salazar on DL

THE SPORTS NETWORK

, Last Updated: 4:10 PM ET

SAN DIEGO, CA - The San Diego Padres placed infielder Oscar Salazar on the 15-day disabled list and announced that outfielder Ryan Ludwick has reported with the team.

Salazar is hung up with a strained right Achilles tendon as the move is retroactive to July 30.

He has batted .237 with two homers and 18 RBI over 71 games for the Padres this season.

Ludwick was acquired by San Diego on Saturday as part of a three-team trade with Cleveland and St. Louis.

He was batting .281 with 11 home runs and 43 RBI over 77 games with St. Louis prior to the trade.


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