Previously with the New York Yankees, Luke Voit, 31, joins the San Diego Padres baseball team, in exchange for pitching prospect Justin Lange.

During his 68 games with the Yankees, Luke Voit slashed.239/.328/.437 and could DH for the San Diego Padres team.

He is a right-handed hitter with power, led the major leagues with 22 home runs during 2020 season, he hit 277 with 52 RBIs.

It’s a good thing for my career to fresh start with, Voit said. Thanks to the Yankees for bringing me here.

In 68 games with the Yankees last season, Voit hit 239 with 11 home runs and 35 RBIs, including five in the eighth inning or later.