Padres Press Releases
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Padres Roster Moves - September 1, 2014
The Padres today made the following roster moves.
Padres dedicate Selig Hall of Fame Plaza at Petco Park
The San Diego Padres today announced the dedication of the Selig Hall of Fame Plaza at Petco Park in honor of outgoing Commissioner of Baseball Allan H. (Bud) Selig.
2014 Hispanic Heritage Comunidad Award Winner
The San Diego Padres tonight will honor the recipient of the final Hispanic Heritage Comunidad Award for 2014. The Association of Naval Service Officers (ANSO) has been selected by members of the Padres' Hispanic Community Advisory Council (HCAC) to receive the award for its dedication to supporting our law enforcement and military communities (SERVE).
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.