Padres Press Releases
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.
Petco Park to host men's college basketball game December 5
It was announced today that Petco Park will play host to the first college basketball game in the venue's history on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. PT. The San Diego State University Aztecs and the University of San Diego Toreros will compete on an outdoor court to be built on the ballpark's infield, near home plate.
Parking, transportation & security advisory for Rolling Stones concert
Petco Park today issued a parking, transportation and security advisory for Sunday night's Rolling Stones concert. With a sellout crowd expected, concert guests are strongly encouraged to arrive downtown early and enjoy one of the many restaurants and bars in the area. Parking lots will open at 1:00 p.m., gates will open at 6:00 p.m. and the opener, Gary Clark Jr., will go on at 8:00 p.m.