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The 20 Greatest San Diego Padres of All-Time

Updated 03/06/2020

Eligibility for position players requires 1,500 plate appearances, starting pitchers require 75 games started, and relief pitchers require 300 innings pitched.


  1. Tony Gwynn
    • Age: 22 – 41
    • Years: 1982 – 2001
    • Position(s): RF, CF, LF

    Tony Gwynn
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    68.8 132 2440 10232 9288 1383 3141 543 85 135 1138 319 790 434 .338 .386 .458 .845

  2. Dave Winfield
    • Age: 21 – 28
    • Years: 1973 – 1980
    • Position(s): RF, CF, LF

    Dave Winfield
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    31.88 131 1117 4512 3997 599 1134 179 39 154 626 133 463 585 .284 .356 .463 .820

  3. Gene Tenace
    • Age: 30 – 33
    • Years: 1977 – 1980
    • Position(s): C, 1B

    Gene Tenace
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    19.73 139 573 2094 1617 233 384 69 13 68 239 17 423 386 .237 .402 .422 .824

  4. Ken Caminiti
    • Age: 32 – 35
    • Years: 1995 – 1998
    • Position(s): 3B

    Ken Caminiti
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    17.49 144 557 2351 2010 362 592 127 2 121 396 40 298 419 .295 .383 .540 .923

  5. Adrian Gonzalez
    • Age: 24 – 28
    • Years: 2006 – 2010
    • Position(s): 1B

    Adrian Gonzalez
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    20.3 136 799 3424 2975 464 856 176 7 161 501 1 403 618 .288 .373 .513 .887

  6. Jake Peavy
    • Age: 21 – 28
    • Years: 2002 – 2009
    • Position(s): SP

    Jake Peavy
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    25.4 83 212 212 92 68 3.29 1342.2 7 3 0 522 491 435 1348 24.3% 1.19

  7. Andy Ashby
    • Age: 25 – 31, 36
    • Years: 1993 – 1999, 2004
    • Position(s): SP

    Andy Ashby
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    22.78 89 187 185 70 62 3.59 1212 18 6 0 553 484 324 829 16.4% 1.25

  8. Phil Nevin
    • Age: 28 – 34
    • Years: 1999 – 2005
    • Position(s): 3B, 1B

    Phil Nevin
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    17.68 126 806 3297 2928 428 842 158 3 156 573 14 325 669 .288 .358 .503 .862

  9. Ryan Klesko
    • Age: 29 – 35
    • Years: 2000 – 2006
    • Position(s): 1B, LF

    Ryan Klesko
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    15.91 132 828 3333 2818 449 786 176 12 133 493 60 470 486 .279 .380 .491 .872

  10. Brian Giles
    • Age: 32 – 38
    • Years: 2003 – 2009
    • Position(s): RF

    Brian Giles
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    17.26 122 833 3688 3129 470 872 189 25 83 415 43 509 358 .279 .379 .434 .814

  11. Nate Colbert
    • Age: 23 – 28
    • Years: 1969 – 1974
    • Position(s): 1B

    Nate Colbert
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    17.3 124 866 3485 3080 442 780 130 22 163 481 48 350 773 .253 .330 .468 .799

  12. Randy Jones
    • Age: 23 – 30
    • Years: 1973 – 1980
    • Position(s): SP

    Randy Jones
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    20.79 96 264 253 92 105 3.30 1766 71 18 2 759 648 414 677 9.3% 1.21

  13. Chase Headley
    • Age: 23 – 30, 34
    • Years: 2007 – 2014, 2018
    • Position(s): 3B, LF

    Chase Headley
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    18.63 112 935 3780 3338 400 879 187 13 87 405 73 383 864 .263 .343 .405 .749

  14. Andy Benes
    • Age: 21 – 27
    • Years: 1989 – 1995
    • Position(s): SP

    Andy Benes
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    20.73 93 187 186 69 75 3.57 1235 15 8 0 539 490 402 1036 20.1% 1.24

  15. Fred McGriff
    • Age: 27 – 29
    • Years: 1991 – 1993
    • Position(s): 1B

    Fred McGriff
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    9.44 147 388 1623 1361 215 382 60 6 84 256 16 243 298 .281 .387 .518 .906

  16. Gene Richards
    • Age: 23 – 29
    • Years: 1977 – 1983
    • Position(s): LF, CF, 1B

    Gene Richards
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    18.81 114 939 3805 3414 484 994 123 63 26 251 242 338 408 .291 .355 .386 .742

  17. Bruce Hurst
    • Age: 31 – 35
    • Years: 1989 – 1993
    • Position(s): SP

    Bruce Hurst
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    15.77 89 131 131 55 38 3.27 911.2 29 10 0 361 331 242 616 16.5% 1.18

  18. Ed Whitson
    • Age: 28 – 29, 31 – 36
    • Years: 1983 – 1984, 1986 – 1991
    • Position(s): SP

    Ed Whitson
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    16.4 101 227 208 77 72 3.69 1354.1 22 6 1 596 555 350 767 13.7% 1.23

  19. Mark Loretta
    • Age: 31 – 33
    • Years: 2003 – 2005
    • Position(s): 2B

    Mark Loretta
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    11.28 121 413 1823 1613 236 506 91 7 32 186 18 157 141 .314 .374 .438 .812

  20. Terry Kennedy
    • Age: 25 – 30
    • Years: 1981 – 1986
    • Position(s): C

    Terry Kennedy
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    16.86 103 835 3239 2987 308 817 158 7 76 424 3 200 508 .274 .317 .407 .725

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