Padres Press Releases
Saturday, April 19, 2014
Padres name Alex Miniak Petco Park's next public address announcer
The San Diego Padres today named Alex Miniak Petco Park's next public address announcer. The New Hampshire resident is the final one standing after a nearly three-month-long selection process that started with an open casting call in January that drew more than 800 PA announcer hopefuls from across the country. After being announced as the winner during the seventh-inning stretch of tonight's game vs. the San Francisco Giants, Miniak immediately took the microphone and got to work.
Padres announce top three finalists for public address announcer
The San Diego Padres today announced the Top 3 finalists in the search for the next Petco Park public address announcer.
Padres sign INF Jedd Gyorko to contract through 2019 season
The San Diego Padres today announced they have signed infielder Jedd Gyorko to a contract through the 2019 season with a club option for the 2020 season.
Padres host Tigers, Rockies and Giants for second homestand
The Padres return home Friday for a 10-game homestand featuring three interleague games against the Detroit Tigers, followed by four games against the Colorado Rockies and a weekend series against the San Francisco Giants.
Padres and National University announce multi-year partnership
The San Diego Padres and National University today announced a new multi-year partnership, making National University the exclusive higher education partner of the San Diego Padres, and adopting the Padres as National University's home team.
Padres Military Salute Sundays to begin with Military Opening Day
The San Diego Padres today announced the complete line-up of events surrounding Military Opening Day presented by Northrop Grumman, this Sunday, April 13, which officially begins a full season of Sunday military salutes.
Padres announce Top 10 finalists for public address announcer
The San Diego Padres today announced the Top 10 finalists in the search for the next Petco Park public address announcer. The group was narrowed down from 30 following the first series at Petco Park (March 30-April 2).
New Petco Park attendance record set on Opening Night
The San Diego Padres today announced that last night's Opening Night crowd of 45,567 set a new Petco Park attendance record. The previous record of 45,496 was set on Opening Day in 2009, April 6, also vs. the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Padres reveal plans to honor Jerry Coleman in 2014 and beyond
The San Diego Padres today revealed, during the Opening Night pregame ceremony, a number of ways the club plans to honor Jerry Coleman in 2014 and beyond. The Hall of Fame broadcaster passed away in January at the age of 89.