SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego Padres on Monday agreed to terms on a one-year contract with right-handed pitcher Dustin Moseley for the 2011 season. Executive vice president/general manager Jed Hoyer made the announcement.
Moseley, 28, joins the Padres after spending the 2010 campaign with the New York Yankees. He went 4-4 with a 4.96 ERA (36 ER/65.1 IP) in 16 appearances (nine starts) for the Yankees last season. The right-hander spent the previous four seasons in the Los Angeles Angels organization. Originally signed by the Cincinnati Reds as a first-round selection (34th overall) of the 2000 First-Year Player Draft, he has gone 12-11 with a 5.28 ERA (137 ER/233.1 IP) and 131 strikeouts against 79 walks over 80 Major League games (32 starts) with the Angels (2006-09) and Yankees (2010).
With Monday's transaction, the Padres moved to 37 men on their 40-man roster.