Padres recall OFs Cunningham and Tekotte
Monday, August 1, 2011
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The San Diego Padres on Monday recalled outfielder Aaron Cunningham from Triple-A Tucson and outfielder Blake Tekotte from Double-A San Antonio.
The Padres optioned left-hander Wade LeBlanc to Tucson.
Cunningham and Tekotte will join the Padres for the second time this season. In eight games in June, Cunningham batted .167 with a double and two RBIs. Tekotte made his major league debut on May 25 and hit .158 over 10 games.
LeBlanc was active for just one game, making the start against Colorado on Sunday. He allowed three runs over six innings while walking two and striking out six in his fourth stint with San Diego this season.