Padres Jorge Ona scratched on Friday, Tommy Pham to start against Mariners

San Diego Padres outfielder Jorge Ona has been scratched from Friday's game against the Seattle Mariners.

What It Means:

Ona is being optioned to the Padres' alternative training site with Tommy Pham being reinstated from the 10-day injury list. Pham will fill the designated hitter role and bat sixth versus left-hander Yusei Kikuchi and the Mariners on Friday.

Pham is batting 0.207 this season with 2 homers, 9 runs, 9 RBI, and 6 stolen bases in 94 plate appearances.