Padres, Jason Marquis OK 1-year deal
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The San Diego Padres agreed Monday on a one-year, $3 million contract with free-agent starter Jason Marquis.
The 34-year-old right-hander finished last season with the Padres after being released by the Twins.
But his season ended Aug. 21, when he was hit by a line drive off the bat of the Pirates' Pedro Alvarez and broke his left, non-throwing hand.
The Padres are the eighth team Marquis has pitched for in a 13-year big league career. At the time ...
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