The San Diego Padres have agreed to a six-year contract extension with second baseman Jedd Gyorko reports Buster Olney of ESPN.com. The club will make the announcement official at 1:30 local time in San Diego. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports that the deal is for $32 million. Gyorko, 25, hit .249/.301/.444 with 26 doubles, 23 homers and 63 RBI last season. He finished sixth in NL Rookie of the Year voting. So far this season, Gyorko is hitting .163/.229/.302 with a double, triple, homer and seven RBI. The former second-rounder was a career .321/.386/.530 hitter in the minors and entered last season as a top-50 prospect according to some outlets.
Padres agree to six-year extension with Jedd Gyorko
CBS Sports | Apr 14