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• The Padres announced Tuesday that they have extended their player-development contract with Class A Lake Elsinore through the 2014 season. The Storm, who play in the California League, have been the Padres' top Class A affiliate since 2001 and have finished with a winning record in nine of the previous 11 seasons. Since becoming a Padres affiliate, 46 former Storm players have reached the Major Leagues and made their debut with the Padres.

• The Padres announced Tuesday that they have extended their player-development contract with Class A Lake Elsinore through the 2014 season. The Storm, who play in the California League, have been the Padres' top Class A affiliate since 2001 and have finished with a winning record in nine of the previous 11 seasons. Since becoming a Padres affiliate, 46 former Storm players have reached the Major Leagues and made their debut with the Padres.