2007 San Diego Padres
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record89–74 (.546)
Divisional place3rd
Other information
Owner(s)John Moores
General manager(s)Kevin Towers
Manager(s)Bud Black
Local television4SD
Matt Vasgersian, Mark Grant, Tony Gwynn
Cablemas (Spanish)
Local radioXX Sports Radio
Ted Leitner, Jerry Coleman, Andy Masur
XEMO-AM (Spanish)
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Terry B. Kraft, commanding officer of USS Ronald Reagan, throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to a 2007 game honoring the ship.
Terry B. Kraft, commanding officer of USS Ronald Reagan, throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to a 2007 game honoring the ship.

The 2007 San Diego Padres season was the 39th season in franchise history. It began with the Padres' attempt to win a third consecutive NL West title. After finishing the regular season with 89 wins and 73 losses, they were in a tie with the Colorado Rockies for both the NL wild card and second place in the NL West, they were defeated in a tie-breaker which placed them third overall in the division and out of playoff competition.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

National League West

NL West W L Pct. GB Home Road
Arizona Diamondbacks 90 72 0.556 50–31 40–41
Colorado Rockies 90 73 0.552 ½ 51–31 39–42
San Diego Padres 89 74 0.546 47–34 42–40
Los Angeles Dodgers 82 80 0.506 8 43–38 39–42
San Francisco Giants 71 91 0.438 19 39–42 32–49


Record vs. opponents


Source: [1]
Team ARI ATL CHC CIN COL FLA HOU LAD MIL NYM PHI PIT SD SF STL WSH AL
Arizona 4–2 4–2 2–4 8–10 6–1 5–2 8–10 2–5 3–4 5–1 5–4 10–8 10–8 4–3 6–1 8–7
Atlanta 2–4 5–4 1–6 4–2 10–8 3–3 4–3 5–2 9–9 9–9 5–1 5–2 4–3 3–4 11–7 4–11
Chicago 2–4 4–5 9–9 5–2 0–6 8–7 2–5 9–6 2–5 3–4 8–7 3–5 5–2 11–5 6–1 8–4
Cincinnati 4–2 6–1 9–9 2–4 4–3 4–11 2–4 8–7 2–5 2–4 9–7 2–4 4–3 6–9 1–6 7-11
Colorado 10–8 2–4 2–5 4–2 3–3 3–4 12–6 4–2 4–2 4–3 4–3 11–8 10–8 3–4 4–3 10–8
Florida 1–6 8–10 6–0 3–4 3–3 2–3 4–3 2–5 7–11 9–9 3–4 3–4 1–6 2–4 8–10 9–9
Houston 2–5 3–3 7–8 11–4 4–3 3-2 4–3 5–13 2–5 3–3 5–10 4–3 2–4 7–9 2–5 9–9
Los Angeles 10–8 3–4 5–2 4–2 6–12 3–4 3–4 3–3 5–5 4–2 5–2 8–10 10–8 3–3 5–1 5–10
Milwaukee 5–2 2–5 6–9 7–8 2–4 5–2 13–5 3–3 2–4 3–4 10–6 2–5 4–5 7–8 4–2 8–7
New York 4–3 9–9 5–2 5–2 2–4 11–7 5–2 5–5 4–2 6–12 4–2 2–4 4–2 5–2 9–9 8–7
Philadelphia 1-5 9–9 4–3 4–2 3–4 9–9 3–3 2–4 4–3 12–6 4–2 4–3 4–4 6–3 12–6 8–7
Pittsburgh 4–5 1–5 7–8 7–9 3–4 4–3 10–5 2–5 6–10 2–4 2–4 1–6 4–2 6–12 4–2 5–10
San Diego 8–10 2–5 5–3 4–2 8–11 4–3 3–4 10–8 5–2 4–2 3–4 6–1 14–4 3–4 4–2 6–9
San Francisco 8–10 3–4 2–5 3–4 8–10 6–1 4–2 8–10 5–4 2–4 4–4 2–4 4–14 4–1 3–4 5–10
St. Louis 3–4 4–3 5–11 9–6 4–3 4-2 9–7 3–3 8–7 2–5 3–6 12–6 4–3 1–4 1–5 6–9
Washington 1–6 7–11 1–6 6–1 3–4 10-8 5–2 1–5 2–4 9–9 6–12 2–4 2–4 4–3 5–1 9–9


Roster

2007 San Diego Padres
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Note: Team batting and pitching leaders are in bold.

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Josh Bard 118 389 111 .285 5 51
1B Adrián González 161 646 182 .282 30 100
2B Marcus Giles 116 420 96 .229 4 39
SS Khalil Greene 153 611 155 .254 27 97
3B Kevin Kouzmanoff 145 484 133 .275 18 74
LF Termel Sledge 100 200 42 .210 7 23
CF Mike Cameron 151 571 138 .242 21 78
RF Brian Giles 121 483 131 .271 13 51

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Geoff Blum 122 330 83 .252 5 33
José Cruz Jr. 91 256 60 .234 6 21
Milton Bradley 42 144 45 .313 11 30
Michael Barrett 44 133 30 .226 0 12
Russell Branyan 61 122 24 .197 7 19
Scott Hairston 31 87 25 .287 8 20
Rob Bowen 30 82 22 .268 2 11
Hiram Bocachica 27 63 15 .238 1 2
Morgan Ensberg 30 58 13 .224 4 8
Rob Mackowiak 28 56 11 .196 0 2
Brady Clark 21 49 15 .306 0 6
Paul McAnulty 20 40 8 .200 1 5
Oscar Robles 24 26 6 .231 0 2
Pete LaForest 10 25 9 .360 1 3
Chase Headley 8 18 4 .222 0 0
Brian Myrow 12 10 1 .100 0 1
Craig Stansberry 11 7 2 .286 0 1
Jason Lane 3 2 0 .000 0 0
Colt Morton 1 1 0 .000 0 0
Drew Macias 1 0 0 ---- 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Jake Peavy 34 223.1 19 6 2.54 240
Greg Maddux 34 198.0 14 11 4.14 104
Chris Young 30 173.0 9 8 3.12 167
Justin Germano 26 133.1 7 10 4.46 78
David Wells 22 118.2 5 8 5.54 63
Tim Stauffer 2 7.2 0 1 21.13 6

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Clay Hensley 13 50.0 2 3 6.84 30
Brett Tomko 7 27.1 2 1 4.61 26
Jack Cassel 6 22.2 1 1 3.97 11

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Heath Bell 81 6 4 2 2.02 102
Cla Meredith 80 5 6 0 3.50 59
Doug Brocail 67 5 1 0 3.05 43
Trevor Hoffman 61 4 5 42 2.98 44
Kevin Cameron 48 2 0 0 2.79 50
Scott Linebrink 44 3 3 1 3.80 25
Justin Hampson 39 2 3 0 2.70 34
Joe Thatcher 22 2 2 0 1.29 16
Royce Ring 15 1 0 0 3.60 17
Wil Ledezma 9 0 0 0 6.28 16
Mike Thompson 7 0 1 0 6.89 5
Aaron Rakers 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

Wild Card tie-breaker

The Padres ended tied with the Colorado Rockies for both second place in the NL West as well as the National League Wild Card. A tie-breaker was played on October 1, 2007 in Denver to determine which team would continue on to post-season play. The game lasted 13 innings through four hours and 40 minutes. The Rockies won the Wild Card spot with a final score of 9 to 8, and the Padres' season was over.

Transactions

September 4, 2007: Pete Laforest was selected off waivers by the Philadelphia Phillies from the San Diego Padres.[3]

Game log

Farm system

See also: Minor League Baseball

Level Team League Manager
AAA Portland Beavers Pacific Coast League Rick Renteria
AA San Antonio Missions Texas League Randy Ready
A Lake Elsinore Storm California League Carlos Lezcano
A Fort Wayne Wizards Midwest League Doug Dascenzo
A-Short Season Eugene Emeralds Northwest League Greg Riddoch
Rookie AZL Padres Arizona League Tony Muser

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: San Antonio

References

  1. ^ Kevin Kouzmanoff Statistics Baseball-Reference.com
  2. ^ "Marcus Giles Stats".
  3. ^ a b "Pete LaForest Statistics and History - Baseball-Reference.com". Archived from the original on January 31, 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-18.