Padres trade catcher Raffy Lopez to Braves
The 31-year-old Lopez hit .176 and hit three home runs in 37 games with the Padres in 2018. He also spent time with Triple-A El Paso.
Lopez has hit .184 over parts of four seasons with the Cubs, Cincinnati, Toronto and San Diego.
The move made Wednesday night and announced by the Braves on Thursday, leaves 36 players on Atlanta’s 40-man roster.