Padres Press Releases
Padres to Host Diamondbacks and Marlins for Second Homestand of the 2017 Season
The Padres return home from their second road trip of the season, an eight-day seven-game trip, for their second homestand of the 2017 season, featuring games against the Arizona Diamondbacks and Miami Marlins.
Padres Announce Details of Opening Series Presented by Sycuan
The San Diego Padres today announced details surrounding the 2017 Opening Series presented by Sycuan Casino against the San Francisco Giants, including Opening Day on Friday, April 7, when right-handed pitcher Luis Perdomo makes his 2017 debut in front of a sold-out crowd.
Padres Announce 25-man Roster
The San Diego Padres today have announced their 25-man roster. Executive Vice President/General Manager A.J. Preller made the announcement.
More Local Favorites Coming to Petco Park in 2017
The San Diego Padres, along with Delaware North Companies, Inc. today announced the addition of several local favorites to the Petco Park food and beverage lineup for the 2017 baseball season. Carnitas' Snack Shack, Wonderland Ocean Pub, Resident Brewing Co., Iron Fist Brewing Co., AleSmith Brewing Co. and Cutwater Spirits will be available at Petco Park beginning on Opening Day, Friday, April 7.
Jack McKeon Elected to Padres Hall of Fame
The San Diego Padres today announced Jack McKeon has been elected to the Padres Hall of Fame, the lone member of the class of 2017. The former Padres manager and general manager will be inducted on Saturday, August 19, 2017, in a special pregame ceremony ahead of that night's game against the Washington Nationals. The election was made by the Padres front office in collaboration with the San Diego chapter of the Baseball Writers' Association of America (BBWAA) and local sports media.
Padres Announce Details for 2017 FanFest Presented by T-Mobile
The San Diego Padres today announced details surrounding 2017 Padres FanFest presented by T-Mobile. Padres FanFest will take place on Saturday, April 1 at Petco Park with free admission to the annual event. Fans looking to attend must pre-register for complimentary entry tickets at www.padres.com/fanfest. All fans can redeem up to eight (8) tickets.
Padres Sign RHP Jered Weaver to One-Year Contract for 2017
The San Diego Padres today announced the club has signed right-handed pitcher Jered Weaver to a one-year Major League contract for the 2017 season. In a corresponding move, the club has placed RHP Colin Rea on the 60-day DL. Executive Vice President/General Manager A.J. Preller made the announcement.
Padres Announce Non-Roster Invites to Major League Spring Training
The San Diego Padres announced they have extended Major League Spring Training invitations to 28 players. Among those 28 players are 14 minor league free agents whom the Padres have signed to 2017 contracts that will be new to the organization this season, including right-handed pitchers Logan Bawcom, Carlos Fisher, Aroni Nina, Andre Rienzo and Craig Stammen, catchers Tony Cruz and Stephen McGee, infielders Erick Aybar, Dusty Coleman, Jamie Romak and Christian Villanueva and outfielders Nick Buss, Collin Cowgill and Rafael Ortega.
Speaker Lineup and Other Details Revealed for Celebrate San Diego Rally
Additional details today have been announced for Saturday's Celebrate San Diego Rally at Petco Park's Park at the Park. The California State University, San Marcos Cougars and Point Loma Nazarene University Sea Lions have joined the group collaborating on the event, which also includes the San Diego Padres, San Diego Gulls, San Diego Sockers, San Diego State Aztecs, University of San Diego Toreros, University of California San Diego Tritons and the City of San Diego.