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ns acquired right-handed reliever Fernando Rodney from the Padres, according to multiple reports, for Class A pitching prospect Chris Paddack, Yahoo Sports reported .rodney is traded to marlins. deal official. @keithlaw 1st mentioned— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) June 30, 2016MORE: Every American League team's worst trade ever The Marlins, in second place in the NL East at 41-37 entering Thursday's play, were seeking bullpen help, and Rodney, 39, was having a strong season as the Padres closer — at a reasonable price, always a consideration in Miami.Rodney has a 0.31 ERA and 17 saves, with 10.4 K/9, 3.8 BB/9 ratio. He joins a Marlins bullpen in which A.J. Ramos has handled the closing duties, recording 24 saves with a 1.79 ERA, despite struggling with his control at times (5.2 BB/9).Rodney has a base salary of $1.6 million this season with a club option for 2017 that has a $2 million buyout.Paddack, 20, was an eighth-round pick in 2015 who has excelled in low Class-A ball this season (0.95 ERA over six starts with 48 strikeouts and two walks in 28 1/3 innings).