#Padres in agreement with free-agent reliever Drew Pomeranz, pending physical, sources tell The Athletic.
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) November 27, 2019
When completed, left-handed reliever Drew Pomeranz’s deal with the San Diego Padres is expected to be for three years, sources tell ESPN.
— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) November 27, 2019
We don’t know yet how much Pomeranz’s deal will be worth, but the multiyear commitment likely means it’s fairly significant. With the Atlanta Braves signing Will Smith and Chris Martin early in free agency, Pomeranz was quickly becoming one of — if not the — best relief option on the free agent market.
While Pomeranz had success as a starter in San Diego back in 2016, earning his only All-Star nod, he will reporedly stay in the bullpen for the Padres, joining Kirby Yates and a returning Jose Catillo in…