Padres activate Everth Cabrera from the disabled list

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Via Major League Baseball’s official transactions feed on Twitter …

Cabrera missed nearly four weeks because of a severe left hamstring strain. He’ll be back with the Padres for their series-opener on Tuesday night against the visiting Cardinals. The speedy shortstop has batted just .218/.256/.290 in 80 games this season and he’s a mere 13-for-20 in stolen base attempts.

Padres to place Franchy Cordero on DL, activate Hunter Renfroe

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Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports that the Padres will place outfielder Franchy Cordero on the 10-day disabled list and activate outfielder Hunter Renfroe from the DL on Monday.

Cordero, 23, has been slumping, batting .140 with four extra-base hits in 47 plate appearances dating back to May 11. The Padres noticed that the forearm issue has been affecting his swing in recent games. Manager Andy Green said, “It was something where he could swing a certain way to manage it. But swinging that way was not him.”

Renfroe, 26, has been out since mid-April due to inflammation in his right elbow. He hit .200/.281/.440 in 57 PA prior to landing on the disabled list. Renfroe played in 10 rehab games with Triple-A El Paso.