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San Diego Padres

San Diego Padres
MLB
Established1969
Major league affiliations
National League (1969 - present)
West Division (1969 - present)
Retired numbers6, 19, 31, 35, 42, 51
ColorsMidnight blue, sand, white      
San Diego Padres (1969 - present)
Other nicknamesThe Pad Squad, The Pads, My Padres, The Friars
Ballpark
PETCO Park (2004 - present)
Qualcomm Stadium (1969 2003) **a.k.a. Jack Murphy Stadium (1980 1997) **a.k.a. San Diego Stadium (1969 1980)
Major league titles
World Series titlesNone ((0))
NL Pennants19981984 ((2))
West Division titles2006 • 2005 • 1998 • 1996 • 1984 ((5))
Wild card berthsNone ((0))
OwnerJohn Moores, Jeff Moorad Group,
Troy Aikman
ManagerBud Black

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The San Diego Padres are a Major League Baseball team based in San Diego, California. They play in the National League Western Division. Founded in 1969, the Padres have won the National League Pennant twice, in 1984 and 1998, losing in the World Series both times. They and the Los Angeles Angels are the only MLB California teams to originate in California; the Dodgers and Giants are originally from New York, and the Athletics are originally from Philadelphia.


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