1982 San Diego Padres season
|1982 San Diego Padres|
|Major League affiliations|
|General manager(s)||Jack McKeon|
(Dave Campbell, Jerry Coleman, Ted Leitner, Bob Chandler)
|Local radio||KFMB (AM)|
(Dave Campbell, Jerry Coleman, Bob Chandler)
(Gustavo Lopez, Mario Thomas Zapiain)
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The 1982 San Diego Padres season was the 14th in franchise history. It was their first season in which they finished at .500 or better.
- 1 Offseason
- 2 Regular season
- 3 Player stats
- 4 Award winners
- 5 Farm system
- 6 References
- 7 External links
- December 10, 1981: Ozzie Smith, Steve Mura and a player to be named later were traded by the Padres to the St. Louis Cardinals for Sixto Lezcano, Garry Templeton and a player to be named later.
- January 27, 1982: Craig Stimac was purchased from the Padres by the Cleveland Indians.
- February 19, 1982: The Padres and Cardinals completed their December 10 deal, with the Padres sending Al Olmsted to the Cardinals and the Cardinals sending Luis DeLeón to the Padres.
- February 22, 1982: Barry Evans was purchased from the Padres by the New York Yankees.
- February 25, 1982: John Littlefield was released by the Padres.
- In 1982, Sixto Lezcano became the only player to hit grand slams on two different opening day games. He hit the first grand slam in 1980.
- July 19, 1982: Tony Gwynn made his Major League Baseball debut. In a 7-6 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, Gwynn had four at-bats with two hits, one run scored, and one RBI.
|Los Angeles Dodgers||88||74||0.543||1||43–38||45–36|
|San Francisco Giants||87||75||0.537||2||45–36||42–39|
|San Diego Padres||81||81||0.500||8||43–38||38–43|
Record vs. opponents
1982 National League Records
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Opening Day starters
- Juan Bonilla
- Juan Eichelberger
- Ruppert Jones
- Terry Kennedy
- Sixto Lezcano
- Broderick Perkins
- Gene Richards
- Luis Salazar
- Garry Templeton
- May 22, 1982: Kim Seaman was traded by the Padres to the Montreal Expos for Jerry Manuel.
- June 7, 1982: Mark Wasinger was drafted by the Padres in the 3rd round of the 1982 Major League Baseball draft.
- June 8, 1982: Danny Boone was traded by the Padres to the Houston Astros for Joe Pittman.
- June 8, 1982: Jerry Manuel was traded by the Padres to the Montreal Expos for a player to be named later. The Expos completed the deal by sending Mike Griffin to the Padres on August 30.
- September 1, 1982: Benito Santiago was signed by the Padres as an amateur free agent.
|1982 San Diego Padres|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
- Ruppert Jones, Reserve
- Ozzie Smith at Baseball-Reference
- Craig Stimac at Baseball-Reference
- Al Olmstead at Baseball-Reference
- Barry Evans at Baseball-Reference
- John Littlefield at Baseball-Reference
- SI.com – Statitudes – Statitudes: Opening Day 2002, By the Numbers – Sunday March 30, 2003 01:50 AM
- "Tony Gwynn Statistics and History – Baseball-Reference.com". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved February 14, 2014.
- "Box Score of Game played on Monday, July 19, 1982, at Jack Murphy Stadium". baseball-almanac.com. Retrieved February 14, 2014.
- 1982 San Diego Padres Roster by Baseball Almanac
- Jerry Manuel at Baseball-Reference
- Mark Wasinger at Baseball-Reference
- Danny Boone at Baseball-Reference
- Benito Santiago at Baseball-Reference
- Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007
- 1982 San Diego Padres team at Baseball-Reference
- 1982 San Diego Padres team page at Baseball Almanac