Padres trade Burroughs to Rays for Brazelton
SAN DIEGO -- Sean Burroughs had a charmed rise through baseball's ranks, until he couldn't hit home runs.
The third baseman, the son of 1974 AL MVP Jeff Burroughs, was traded from San Diego to Tampa Bay on Wednesday for right-hander Dewon Brazelton, who went AWOL for three weeks after being demoted.
Burroughs and Brazelton are both former first-round draft picks who've struggled. Burroughs was the ninth selection overall in the
1998 amateur ...
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