Orlando Hudson reportedly agrees to two-year deal with Padres
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Another Minnesota Twins free agent has found a new home this week.
According to multiple reports, second baseman Orlando Hudson has agreed to a two-year, $11.5 million contract with the San Diego Padres.
Hudson, 33, will play on his fourth team in four years, and this is the first multi-year contract of his career.
Hudson hit .268/.338/.372 with six home runs in 559 plate appearances for the Twins last season while providing a very stable glove at second base.
Because he was a Type-B free agent, the Twins will receive draft pick compensation from the Padres.