Henderson placed on 'special waivers'
Wednesday night, Rickey Henderson took a walk into the record books. Little did he know that at the same time, he was also taking a walk on the waiver wire.
Baseball sources have told ESPN.com that the Padres this week placed Henderson on "special waivers," which could give them the option to outright Henderson to the minor leagues or release him after he clears waivers Friday.
Special waivers also can't be revoked, meaning that if, by remote chance, any other team claimed ...
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