Johnny Manziel became the 837th player taken in the MLB draft Saturday after the Padres selected him in the 28th round.
The Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback was listed as a shortstop for Texas A&M, although he never played for the Aggies as he focused on football.
Manziel played baseball and football at Tivy High School in Kerrville, Texas, and asked Texas A&M coaches about being part of the baseball team before winning the Aggies' starting quarterback job as a redshirt freshman.
Reds send Votto on 1st rehab assignment
All-Star first baseman Joey Votto will play his first game Sunday since being placed on the disabled list on May 21 with a quadriceps strain in his left knee. Votto will play with Triple-A Louisville.
Morales signs with Twins
Veteran Kendrys Morales reached an agreement on a one-year deal with the Twins, CBSSports.com reported Morales, 30, hit .277 with 23 home runs and 80 RBIs with the Mariners last season.
Puig, Gordon day-to-day
Yasiel Puig was injured in Saturday's game against Colorado after sliding into second base. The team said his injury was a right hip flexor strain. The Dodgers' Dee Gordon also left the game because of hip discomfort on his right side. Both players are listed as day-to-day.
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