|June 24 3:32 PM PT4:32 PM MT5:32 PM CT6:32 PM ET18:32 ET22:32 GMT6:32 3:32 PM MST5:32 PM EST6:02 PM VEN2:32 UAE (+1)5:32 PM CT-The Oakland Athletics have placed first baseman Kyle Blanks on the DL because of a left calf strain.
Analysis: Blanks has been nursing the calf injury for several days, and he had to leave Sunday's loss to Boston because it worsened.
|May 15 11:29 AM PT12:29 PM MT1:29 PM CT2:29 PM ET14:29 ET18:29 GMT2:29 11:29 AM MST1:29 PM EST1:59 PM VEN22:29 UAE1:29 PM CT-The San Diego Padres acquired outfielder Jake Goebbert on Thursday in a deal that sent Blanks to the Oakland Athletics. The Padres also will get another player to be determined or cash in the deal.
Analysis: Blanks played in five games with the Padres this season, going 2 for 10.
|May 6 9:11 PM PT10:11 PM MT11:11 PM CT12:11 AM ET0:11 ET4:11 GMT12:11 9:11 PM MST11:11 PM EST11:41 PM VEN8:11 UAE11:11 PM CT-The San Diego Padres recalled Blanks from Triple-A El Paso on Monday in an attempt to help revive their struggling offense.
Analysis: Blanks, who has played parts of the last five seasons with San Diego, hit nine homers in 83 at-bats for El Paso and is expected to add punch to a Padres lineup that came into Monday's games ranked last in the majors in several offensive categories.