Sources: During offseason, TEX/SD had talks about a deal built around Norris/Cashner/Profar, but concerns about Cashner's arm scuttled that.
MLB Daily Dish "According to Evan Grant, the Rangers are still interested in acquiring a catcher, but it's not Jonathan Lucroy. "While the Rangers have maintained interest in Lucroy all winter, the more likely target is San Diego's Derek Norris, a source said. Norris, 27, might cost a bit less in terms of..." March 16
The Score "One year removed from going all-in, San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller is continuing to try and clean the cupboards following a disappointing season. Having already parted ways with Craig Kimbrel, Joaquin Benoit, Jedd Gyorko, and Yonder Alonso this winter, the Padres are reportedly..." January 18
Gaslamp Ball "On Tuesday, 156 MLB players filed for salary arbitration. Four of those were Padres, and today the team came to terms with one of them. Derek Norris and the Padres have agreed to terms for this upcoming season, as reported earlier tonight. Norris will receive $2.925 million in 2016, which is..." January 15