The New York Yankees have acquired third baseman Chase Headley in a trade with the San Diego Padres, a source confirmed to's Andrew Marchand.

The Yankees traded infielder Yangervis Solarte and minor league pitcher Rafael De Paula to San Diego in exchange for Headley, who could boost New York's struggling lineup.

The Padres also will send $1 million to the Yankees in the deal, the source told Marchand. Headley is scheduled to become a free agent after this season.