Sources: #Padres close to signing shortstop, but it is not Ian Desmond. Barring a surprise, Alexei Ramirez would appear to be their choice.
MLB Trade Rumors "The Padres have agreed to a one-year deal with free agent shortstop Alexei Ramirez, Jon Heyman reports on Twitter. A salary guarantee has yet to be reported. Ramirez, 34, had spent his entire career with the White Sox after coming over from Cuba before the 2008 season. He’s been a reliable,..." January 14