|Aug. 12 10:03 AM PT11:03 AM MT12:03 PM CT1:03 PM ET13:03 ET17:03 GMT1:03 CST10:03 AM MST12:03 PM EST12:33 PM VEN21:03 UAE12:03 PM CT-The San Diego Padres have signed Kotsay to a one-year contract extension. The 36-year-old, who was eligible for free agency at season's end, went into Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates hitting .275 with one home run and nine RBIs in 55 games.
Analysis: Kotsay is in his 16th season and has also played with the Florida Marlins, Oakland, Atlanta, Boston, the Chicago White Sox and Milwaukee. He is a .278 lifetime hitter with 125 homers.
|May 20 11:44 PM PT12:44 AM MT1:44 AM CT2:44 AM ET2:44 ET6:44 GMT14:44 CST11:44 PM MST1:44 AM EST2:14 AM VEN10:44 UAE1:44 AM CT-The San Diego Padres have placed outfielder Mark Kotsay on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain and recalled outfielder Blake Tekotte from Triple-A Tucson.
Analysis: Kotsay's move is retroactive to last Sunday. The 36-year-old is hitting .294 with one homer and six RBIs in 18 games, and is 3 for 10 as a pinch-hitter, with a double, homer and four RBIs.
|May 2 2:37 PM PT3:37 PM MT4:37 PM CT5:37 PM ET17:37 ET21:37 GMT5:37 CST2:37 PM MST4:37 PM EST5:07 PM VEN1:37 UAE (+1)4:37 PM CT-Kotsay hit a two-run homer with one out in the eighth against Francisco Rodriguez to give the Padres a 2-0 win against the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Kotsay doubled his season RBI total with one swing of his bat.
|Apr. 18 12:47 PM PT1:47 PM MT2:47 PM CT3:47 PM ET15:47 ET19:47 GMT3:47 CST12:47 PM MST2:47 PM EST3:17 PM VEN23:47 UAE2:47 PM CT-Kotsay had two hits Tuesday in a 5-3 loss at Colorado.
Analysis: Kotsay made his season debut.
|Apr. 4 11:19 PM PT12:19 AM MT1:19 AM CT2:19 AM ET2:19 ET6:19 GMT14:19 CST11:19 PM MST1:19 AM EST1:49 AM VEN10:19 UAE1:19 AM CT-The Padres placed Kotsay on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday.
Analysis: The outfielder did not play Tuesday to rest. He suffered the injury Saturday.
|Apr. 1 9:20 PM PT10:20 PM MT11:20 PM CT12:20 AM ET0:20 ET4:20 GMT12:20 CST9:20 PM MST11:20 PM EST11:50 PM VEN8:20 UAE11:20 PM CT-Kotsay left after the third inning with a calf injury Saturday.
Analysis: Manager Bud Black said it was a precaution.