Skip to content

Padres designate Cody Ransom for assignment

Apr 12, 2013, 8:05 PM EDT

Cody Ransom AP

Corey Brock reports that the Padres have designated 37-year-old Cody Ransom for assignment. In 11 trips to the plate, Ransom went hitless with five strikeouts.

Ransom had never logged more than 87 plate appearances in a single season at the Major League level until last year, when he hit .220 with a .722 OPS in 282 PA with the Diamondbacks and Brewers.

In a corresponding move, the Padres have recalled Thad Weber from Triple-A Tuscon.

  1. ch0psuey - Apr 12, 2013 at 8:26 PM

    From some of the clips of the brawl last night I think Cody Ransom was the one running his mouth at Jerry Hairston, at least what it looked like to me.

  2. jkaflagg - Apr 13, 2013 at 12:56 AM

    “Cody Ransom designated for assignment” is becoming as common a phrase as “gas prices rising” or “Lindsay Lohan arrested”…..still have to admire a guy who hangs in there and always seems to make it back up to the bigs…..

  3. ch0psuey - Apr 13, 2013 at 2:19 AM

    He does get around as much as Lindsay Lohan that is for sure…

Leave Comment

You must be logged in to leave a comment. Not a member? Register now!

Featured video

Colby-on-Colby crime in Toronto
Top 10 MLB Player Searches
  1. H. Street (3567)
  2. C. Lee (2830)
  3. H. Ramirez (2520)
  4. M. Trout (2413)
  5. Y. Puig (2252)
  1. T. Tulowitzki (2247)
  2. D. Price (2121)
  3. B. Belt (2081)
  4. J. Segura (2062)
  5. J. Papelbon (2024)