Padres Press Releases
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Padres name Don Welke VP of scouting operations
The San Diego Padres today announced they have named Don Welke vice president of scouting operations. Executive Vice President/General Manager A.J. Preller made the announcement.
Padres announce postgame concert by O.A.R. September 20
The San Diego Padres today announced the addition of a postgame concert by O.A.R. to the 2014 promotional schedule. Belly Up at the Ballpark presented by San Diego County Toyota Dealers will bring the popular American rock band, along with DJ Chris Cote, to Petco Park on September 20.
Padres host Rockies for tenth homestand
The Padres return home Monday for a three-game series against the Colorado Rockies. Highlights of the brief homestand include recognition of the San Diego Padres RBI program, as well as a First Responders Salute presented by GovX.
Padres name A.J. Preller executive vice president/general manager
The San Diego Padres today announced that A.J. Preller has been named executive vice president/general manager. Lead Investor Peter Seidler, Executive Chairman Ron Fowler and President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Dee made the announcement.
Padres' Chad MacDonald to leave organization
The San Diego Padres today announced Vice President/Assistant General Manager of Player Personnel Chad MacDonald has informed the club he will be departing the organization to pursue other opportunities in baseball, effective immediately.
Padres announce VP/Assistant GM A.J.Hinch to leave organization
The San Diego Padres today announced Vice President/Assistant General Manager A.J. Hinch has informed Executive Chairman Ron Fowler that he will be departing the organization to pursue other opportunities in baseball, effective immediately.
Trevor Hoffman to be inducted into Padres Hall of Fame on August 30
The San Diego Padres today announced Trevor Hoffman will be inducted into the Padres Hall of Fame on Saturday, August 30, prior to the 5:40 p.m.
Padres acquire Stephen Kohlscheen and Abraham Almonte from Seattle Mariners
The San Diego Padres today announced they have acquired right-handed pitcher Stephen Kohlscheen and outfielder Abraham Almonte from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for outfielder Chris Denorfia.
Padres host Cardinals and Braves for ninth homestand
The Padres return home Tuesday for a six-game homestand, featuring three games against the St. Louis Cardinals followed by a weekend series against the Atlanta Braves.