San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin will join the El Paso Chihuahuas on a Major League injury rehab assignment starting tonight. Maybin is currently on San Diego's disabled list with a left biceps tendon injury. He is batting second and playing center field for El Paso tonight vs. Reno in Tucson. Maybin has played seven seasons in the Major Leagues with the Detroit Tigers, the then Florida Marlins and San Diego Padres.
Additionally, LHP Bobby LaFromboise was optioned to El Paso from San Diego and RHP Anthony Carter was transferred from El Paso to Short-Season Eugene.