Aug. 1, 1972 – First baseman Nate Colbert hit five home runs and drove in 13 runs as the Padres swept a doubleheader in Atlanta. The five home runs tied a doubleheader record set by Hall of Famer… 147 more words
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By Bob Scanlan
My thanks go out to MLB, Padres, and the city of San Diego for an amazing All-Star week!!! HOF performance by all involved! 351 more words
By Mike Janela
First came months of planning. Months of preparation. Months of anticipation.
Then, as the calendar turned to July, all eyes in the baseball world turned to San Diego and Petco Park; children staying up on Christmas Eve, counting the minutes down until baseball midnight. 780 more words