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The 20 Greatest San Diego Padres of All-Time

The San Diego Padres franchise has existed since 1969. For the entirety of their existence, they have played in the National League. During their history, they have been known exclusively as the San Diego Padres. The Padres franchise has never won a World Series but has won over 3,600 games. Eligibility for position players requires 1,500 plate appearances, starting pitchers

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100 Greatest Second Baseman of All-Time

The gold standard of second baseman is Rogers Hornsby. Sure Nap Lajoie and Eddie Collins provided offense from the second base position prior to Hornsby’s arrival but their offensive production, as does every other second baseman since Hornsby, pales in comparison. It wasn’t until Joe Morgan joined the Big Red Machine that another second baseman made a similar offensive impact

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San Diego Padres Best Single Seasons

This is a list of the San Diego Padres best single seasons. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to play at least 51% of games at their position. For pitching, we selected seven starting pitchers, three non-closers, and two closers.

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