Padres add infielders Hudson, Bartlett

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- The San Diego Padres bolstered the middle of their defense by signing second baseman Orlando Hudson and trading for Rays shortstop Jason Bartlett.

MLB: San Diego 4, Cincinnati 3

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Miguel Tejada hit a go-ahead two-run single in the seventh inning Friday and San Diego kept pace in the National League West with a 4-3 win over Cincinnati.

MLB: San Diego 8, St. Louis 4

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Ryan Ludwick smashed a three-run homer in the ninth inning Saturday, propelling the San Diego Padres to a crucial 8-4 win over St. Louis.

MLB: San Diego 3, Houston 0

SAN DIEGO, July 3 (UPI) -- Mat Latos tossed eight shutout innings and David Eckstein laced a tie-breaking double in the eighth Friday to spark the San Diego Padres' 3-0 win over Houston.

MLB: San Diego 5, New York Mets 1

SAN DIEGO, June 2 (UPI) -- Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam homer with one out in the 11th inning Wednesday, giving the San Diego Padres a 5-1 victory over the New York Mets.

MLB: Washington 5, San Diego 3

SAN DIEGO, May 29 (UPI) -- Josh Willingham staked Washington to an early lead with a three-run homer Friday and the Nationals survived a late comeback bid to defeat San Diego 5-3.
MLB: San Diego 3, San Francisco 2

MLB: San Diego 3, San Francisco 2

SAN FRANCISCO, May 12 (UPI) -- David Eckstein drove in a pair of runs Tuesday in the San Diego Padres' 3-2 win over the San Francisco Giants.

MLB: San Diego 2, Houston 1

HOUSTON, May 8 (UPI) -- Jon Garland tossed seven shutout innings Saturday, allowing just two hits as the San Diego Padres edged Houston 2-1.

MLB: San Diego 6, Florida 4

MIAMI, April 28 (UPI) -- David Eckstein delivered a 3-run double Wednesday that helped the San Diego Padres post a 6-4 victory over the Florida Marlins.

MLB: San Diego 3, San Francisco 2 (10 inn)

SAN DIEGO, April 19 (UPI) -- David Eckstein led off the bottom of the 10th with a solo homer Monday to give the San Diego Padres their fourth straight win, a 3-2 victory over San Francisco.

MLB: San Diego 4, Arizona 0

PHOENIX, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Kevin Correia reached a career milestone Friday by throwing a six-hit shutout that gave San Diego a 4-0 victory over Arizona.

MLB: San Diego 3, Washington 1

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Chase Headley homered and Tim Stauffer allowed one run over 6 2/3 innings Monday to help the San Diego Padres beat Washington 3-1.

MLB: San Diego 9, Florida 5

MIAMI, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Kyle Blanks and three other San Diego players had two RBI each Friday in the Padres' 9-5 win over the Florida Marlins.

MLB: San Diego 2, Atlanta 1 (12 inn.)

ATLANTA, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- David Eckstein's two-out double in the 12th drove in Nick Hundley from second Tuesday to give San Diego a 2-1 win over Atlanta.

MLB: San Diego 4, Chicago Cubs 1

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Kyle Blanks hit a two-out, three-run homer to highlight a four-run ninth inning Monday and the San Diego Padres beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1.
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David Eckstein
Arizona Diamondbacks David Eckstein waits to bat during a game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on September 22, 2008. Arizona won the game, 4-2. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)

David Mark Eckstein (pronounced /ˈɛkʃtaɪn/; born January 20, 1975) is a professional baseball infielder who is currently a free agent. Eckstein is one of the few players in history who has won a World Series in both the American and National Leagues. He made his Major League Baseball debut with the Anaheim Angels in 2001.

Eckstein played baseball all four years at Seminole High School in Sanford, Florida. He was a two-time All-State athletic selection, and a prominent member of a state championship team.

He was also a member of the National Honor Society and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Eckstein was voted "Most Helpful" in the Class of 1993.

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