Astros send Lane to Padres

Updated: September 24, 2007, 11:24 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO -- Needing a fast fix in their injury-depleted outfield, the San Diego Padres acquired Jason Lane from the Houston Astros on Monday for a player to be named or cash.

Lane was expected to join the club Tuesday, when San Diego also planned to bring up Drew Macias and switch-hitting Chase Headley from Double-A San Antonio.

"I was very excited any time another team wants you especially in a situation where I wasn't playing here and wasn't really probably going to get into ...

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