Jorge Cantu agrees to deal with Padres

Updated: January 27, 2011, 2:54 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego Padres and infielder Jorge Cantu have reached agreement on an $850,000, one-year contract.

The Padres also agreed Wednesday with right-hander Greg Burke on a minor league deal. He was invited to big league spring training.

Cantu split the 2010 season between the Florida Marlins and Texas Rangers, hitting a combined .256 with 11 home runs and 56 RBIs. The right-handed hitter started 123 games last season, 86 at third base.

Burke spent the 2010 season ...

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