Patino has earned a promotion to Double-A Amarillo, Tyler Maun of MiLB.com reports.

Patino, currently ranked as the Padres' No. 4 prospect, posted a 6-8 record along with a 2.69 ERA, 1.09 WHIP and 113:34 K:BB over 87 innings with High-A Lake Elsinore. At 19 years of age, he'll become the youngest pitcher to throw in Double-A this season.

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