The Padres have agreed to terms on minor league deals with Mark Prior and Chris Burke.
San Diego Padres right-hander Mark Prior has had a setback in his rehabilitation.
Mark Prior, cut loose by the Cubs earlier this month, has agreed to terms with the San Diego Padres.
The San Diego Padres appear to be the front-runner to sign pitcher Mark Prior, who figures to make a final choice among many offers very soon, perhaps within the next 24-48 hours.
Clay Hensley pitched his first career shutout, allowing two hits, and Khalil Greene hit a three-run home run to lead the San Diego Padres to a 9-0 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
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