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1972 San Diego Padres (MLB)

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W-L Record: 58-95 .379
Rank: 6th in National League West
Run Differential: 488-665 -177
Roster Continuity 76.22% 10/24
Manager(s): Don Zimmer, Preston Gomez
General Manager: Buzzie Bavasi (1972-12-31)
Location: San Diego, California
Ballpark: San Diego Stadium
Attendance: 644,273 22/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Dave Roberts (#1) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Dave Garcia
Assistant Coach: Whitey Wietelmann
Hitting Coach: Bob Skinner
Pitching Coach: Roger Craig
Third Base Coach: Don Zimmer

#1 Draft Picks

Dave Roberts (#1), Leron Lee (#7), Randy Elliott (#24)
National League West Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1972 San Diego Padres season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    37Ed AcostaP6-5215B-R281970Not draftedMLB--
    22Steve ArlinP6-3195R-R261969PHI: 1966-1-13MLB--
    1Bob BartonC6-0175R-R301965Not draftedMLB--
    3Curt BlefaryOF-1B6-2195L-R281965Not draftedMLB--
    26Ollie BrownOF6-3200R-R281965Not draftedMLB--
    23Mike CaldwellP6-0185R-L231971SDN: 1971-12-273MLB--
    10Dave Campbell2B-3B6-0185R-R301967Not draftedMLB--
    17Nate Colbert1B6-2209R-R261966Not draftedMLB--
    30Mike CorkinsP6-1200R-R261969Not draftedMLB--
    28Pat CorralesC6-0195R-R311964Not draftedMLB--
    10Randy ElliottOF6-2190R-R211972SDN: 1969-1-24MLB--
    1Mike Fiore1B6-0185L-L271968Not draftedMLB--
    13Ralph GarciaP6-0195R-R231972SDN: 1970-18-416MLB--
    21Cito GastonOF6-4210R-R281967Not draftedMLB--
    7Joe GoddardC5-11181R-R211972SDN: 1971-8-175MLB--
    27Bill GreifP6-5205R-R221971HOU: 1968-3-43MLB--
    1Johnny GrubbOF6-3188L-R231972SDN: 1971-1-23MLB--
    11Enzo HernandezSS5-8155R-R231971Not draftedMLB--
    18Dave Hilton3B-2B5-11191R-R211972SDN: 1971-1-1MLB--
    12Garry Jestadt3B-2B6-2188R-R251969CHN: 1965-7-121MLB--
    8Johnny JeterOF6-1180R-R271969Not draftedMLB--
    16Fred KendallC6-1190R-R231969CIN: 1967-4-68MLB--
    25Mike KilkennyP6-3175R-L271969Not draftedMLB--
    43Clay KirbyP6-3185R-R241969SLN: 1966-3-47MLB--
    24Leron LeeOF6-0196L-R241969SLN: 1966-1-7MLB--
    6Don Mason2B5-11160L-R271966Not draftedMLB--
    32Jerry MoralesOF5-10175R-R231969Not draftedMLB--
    20Ivan MurrellOF6-2196R-R271963Not draftedMLB--
    35Fred NormanP5-8160B-L291962Not draftedMLB--
    36Tom PhoebusP5-8185R-R301966Not draftedMLB--
    20Dave Roberts3B-C6-3215R-R211972SDN: 1972-1-1MLB--
    31Rafael RoblesSS6-0170R-R241969Not draftedMLB--
    33Gary RossP6-1190R-R241968CHN: 1967-1-7MLB--
    44Mark SchaefferP6-5215L-L241972BOS: 1966-2-22MLB--
    42Al SeverinsenP6-3220R-R271969Not draftedMLB--
    36Steve SimpsonP6-3200R-R231972SDN: 1970-4-74MLB--
    7Ed Spiezio3B5-11180R-R301964Not draftedMLB--
    14Larry StahlOF6-1185L-L311964Not draftedMLB--
    6Fred StanleySS-2B5-10167R-R241969HOU: 1966-8-143MLB--
    42Ron TaylorP6-1195R-R341962Not draftedMLB--
    30Derrel Thomas2B-OF6-0160B-R211971HOU: 1969-1-1MLB--

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