Trade Rumors: Joaquin Benoit Drawing Interest From The Dodgers


Jul 25, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; San Diego Padres relief pitcher Joaquin Benoit (56) reacts with catcher Rene Rivera (44) after defeating the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. The Padres defeated the Braves 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

With the active fire sale in full affect, the Padres’ are still looking to dump payroll and to move current closer Joaquin Benoit. It is being reported by Fox Sports Ken Rosenthal that the Los Angeles Dodgers are looking to acquire the 37-year old reliever to help strengthen the bullpen.