Padres Press Releases
Padres Acquire LHP Marc Rzepczynski from Cleveland
The San Diego Padres today announced that they have acquired left-handed relief pitcher Marc Rzepczynski from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for outfielder Abraham Almonte.
Benito Santiago and Garry Templeton Elected to Padres Hall of Fame
The San Diego Padres today announced Benito Santiago and Garry Templeton have been elected to the Padres Hall of Fame. The election was made in conjunction with the San Diego chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA), local sports media and the San Diego Padres front office. Santiago and Templeton will be the 10th and 11th members to be inducted into the Padres Hall of Fame, joining Buzzie Bavasi, Nate Colbert, Jerry Coleman, Tony Gwynn, Trevor Hoffman, Randy Jones, Ray Kroc, Dick Williams and Dave Winfield
Petco Park's Park at the Park to show 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup
The San Diego Padres and Mayor Kevin Faulconer today announced that Petco Park's Park at the Park will host a public viewing area for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup match between the United States and Colombia taking place Monday, June 22 at 5:00 p.m. PT.
Padres name Pat Murphy Interim Manager
The San Diego Padres today announced that Pat Murphy has been named as the club's interim manager for the remainder of the 2015 season. Executive Vice President/General Manager A.J. Preller made the announcement.
Padres announce organizational changes
The San Diego Padres today announced that Manager Bud Black has been relieved of his duties.
San Diego Padres acquire LHP Brad Wieck to complete trade for LHP Alex Torres
The San Diego Padres announced today they have acquired left-handed pitcher Brad Wieck from the New York Mets to complete their March 30, 2015 trade in which the Padres acquired right-handed pitcher Cory Mazzoni and a player to be named later in exchange for left-handed pitcher Alex Torres. Executive Vice President/General Manager A.J. Preller made the announcement.
Padres host Dodgers and Athletics for Fifth Homestand
The Padres return home from their two-city seven-game road trip for a five-game homestand featuring a weekend series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, followed by the first two games of a home-and-home interleague series against the Oakland Athletics.
Padres name Acey Kohrogi advisor, Pacific Rim operations
The San Diego Padres today announced they have named Acey Kohrogi as an advisor, Pacific Rim operations. Kohrogi comes to the Padres from MVP Sports Group, which he joined in 2014 after spending parts of the previous 20 years with the Los Angeles Dodgers, most recently as Executive Director of Asian Operations. Executive Vice President/General Manager A.J. Preller made the announcement.
Padres select eight players on second day of 2015 First-Year Player Draft
The San Diego Padres selected eight players today on the second day of Major League Baseball's First-Year Player Draft. The 40-round draft concludes tomorrow with rounds 11-40 starting at 9:00 am P.T.