Padres get Tejada from O's
SAN DIEGO -- Miguel Tejada is coming to San Diego, and his new teammates can't wait to get him in the lineup.
The NL West-leading Padres obtained the 36-year-old Tejada and more than $1.15 million from the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday, convinced that he can help them in the infield and at the plate.
The Padres gave up Double-A right-hander Wynn Pelzer to get Tejada, who is expected to be in uniform on Friday night for a series opener against Florida.
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