Padres claim Neil Wagner off waivers

OAKLAND, Calif. – Oakland A’s right-handed pitcher Neil Wagner has been claimed off waivers by the San Diego Padres, it was announced today.

Wagner was 1-1 with a save, two blown saves and a 5.49 ERA in 15 games with Triple-A Sacramento this season. He was recalled by the A’s April 17 but did not appear in a game before he was optioned to Sacramento April 20. Wagner made his Major League debut with Oakland last year and compiled a 7.20 ERA in six games in relief.