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1972 SAN DIEGO PADRES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  58-95   .379
Result:   6th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Don Zimmer, Preston Gomez
General Manager:   Buzzie Bavasi
Stadium:  San Diego Stadium
Attendance:  644,273
Playoffs:  -

San Diego Padres affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ron Taylor (34)
Youngest Player:  Randy Elliott (21)
Longest Tenure:  Gary Ross, Clay Kirby, Jerry Morales, Ivan Murrell, Cito Gaston, Mike Corkins, Nate Colbert, Fred Kendall, Ollie Brown, Ed Spiezio, Larry Stahl, Steve Arlin (4)
Top Hitter:  Nate Colbert (7)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Arlin (14)
Top Draft Pick:  Dave Roberts (#1)

Roster Continuity:  76.22%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9559.617--
Houston8469.54910.5
LA Dodgers8570.54810.5
Atlanta7084.45525.0
SF Giants6986.44526.5
San Diego5895.37936.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
37Ed AcostaPMLB6-5215BothRight3/9/194428Boquete,Panama1967UDFA PIT

22Steve ArlinPMLB6-3195RightRight9/25/194526Seattle,Washington1966113PHI
1Bob BartonCMLB6-0175RightRight7/30/194130Norwood,Ohio1959UDFA SF
3Curt BlefaryOF-1BMLB6-2195LeftRight7/5/194328Brooklyn,New York1962UDFA NYY
26Ollie BrownOFMLB6-3200RightRight2/11/194428Tuscaloosa,Alabama1962UDFA SF
23Mike CaldwellPMLB6-0185RightLeft1/22/194923Tarboro,North Carolina197112264SD
10Dave Campbell2B-3BMLB6-0185RightRight1/14/194230Manistee,Michigan1964UDFA DET
17Nate Colbert1BMLB6-2209RightRight4/9/194626St. Louis,Missouri1964UDFA STL
30Mike CorkinsPMLB6-1200RightRight5/25/194626Riverside,California1965UDFA SF
28Pat CorralesCMLB6-0195RightRight3/20/194131Los Angeles,California1959UDFA PHI
10Randy ElliottOFMLB6-2190RightRight6/5/195121Oxnard,California1969124SD
1Mike Fiore1BMLB6-0185LeftLeft10/11/194427Brooklyn,New York1978UDFA PIT
13Ralph GarciaPMLB6-0195RightRight12/14/194823Los Angeles,California197018409SD
21Cito GastonOFMLB6-4210RightRight3/17/194428San Antonio,Texas1964UDFA Mbr
7Joe GoddardCMLB5-11181RightRight7/23/195021Beckley,West Virginia19718168SD
27Bill GreifPMLB6-5205RightRight4/25/195022Fort Stockton,Texas1968343HOU
1Johnny GrubbOFMLB6-3188LeftRight8/4/194823Richmond,Virginia1971123SD
11Enzo HernandezSSMLB5-8155RightRight2/12/194923Valle De Guanape,Venezuela1967UDFA HOU
18Dave Hilton3B-2BMLB5-11191RightRight9/15/195021Uvalde,Texas197111SD
12Garry Jestadt3B-2BMLB6-2188RightRight3/19/194725Chicago,Illinois19657121CHC
8Johnny JeterOFMLB6-1180RightRight10/24/194427Shreveport,Louisiana1964UDFA PIT
16Fred KendallCMLB6-1190RightRight1/31/194923Torrance,California1967468CIN
25Mike KilkennyPMLB6-3175RightLeft4/11/194527Bradford,Ontario1964UDFA DET
43Clay KirbyPMLB6-3185RightRight6/25/194824Washington,DC1966347STL
24Leron LeeOFMLB6-0196LeftRight3/4/194824Bakersfield,California196617STL
6Don Mason2BMLB5-11160LeftRight12/20/194427Boston,MassachusettsUDFA 
32Jerry MoralesOFMLB5-10175RightRight2/18/194923Yabucoa,Puerto Rico1982UDFA CHC
20Ivan MurrellOFMLB6-2196RightRight4/24/194527Almirante,Panama1963UDFA Hoc
35Fred NormanPMLB5-8160BothLeft8/20/194229San Antonio,Texas1961UDFA Kca
36Tom PhoebusPMLB5-8185RightRight4/7/194230Baltimore,Maryland1960UDFA BAL
20Dave Roberts3B-CMLB6-3215RightRight2/17/195121Lebanon,Oregon197211SD
31Rafael RoblesSSMLB6-0170RightRight10/20/194724San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican RepublicUDFA 
33Gary RossPMLB6-1190RightRight9/16/194724McKeesport,Pennsylvania196717CHC
44Mark SchaefferPMLB6-5215LeftLeft6/5/194824Santa Monica,California1966222BOS
42Al SeverinsenPMLB6-3220RightRight11/9/194427Brooklyn,New York1964UDFA CHC
36Steve SimpsonPMLB6-3200RightRight8/30/194823St. Joseph,Missouri1970473SD
7Ed Spiezio3BMLB5-11180RightRight10/31/194130Joliet,Illinois1963UDFA STL
14Larry StahlOFMLB6-1185LeftLeft6/29/194131Belleville,Illinois1960UDFA Kca
6Fred StanleySS-2BMLB5-10167RightRight8/13/194724Farnhamville,Iowa19668143HOU
42Ron TaylorPMLB6-1195RightRight12/13/193734Toronto,OntarioUDFA 
30Derrel Thomas2B-OFMLB6-0160BothRight1/14/195121Los Angeles,California196911HOU
Team PersonnelPosition 
Buzzie BavasiGeneral Manager 
Bob ChandlerBroadcaster 
Jerry ColemanBroadcaster 
Roger CraigPitching Coach 
Dave GarciaAssistant Coach 
Preston GomezManager 
Gustavo Lopez MorenoBroadcaster 
Bob SkinnerHitting Coach 
Mario ThomasBroadcaster 
Whitey WietelmannAssistant Coach 
Don ZimmerThird Base Coach 


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