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San Diego Padres

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The Resume

    (1968- )
    Located in San Diego, California (1968- )
    Former and current Padres include Randy Jones, Gene Richards, Steve Garvey, Gaylord Perry, Dave Winfield, Tony Gwynn, Gary Sheffield, Ken Caminiti, Rickey Henderson, Phil Nelvin
    Three retired numbers include Steve Garvey's #6, Dave Winfield's #31 and Randy Jones' #35

Why they might be annoying:

    They lost their first World Series 4 games to 1 against the Detroit Tigers.
    Jack McKeon earned the nickname 'Trader Jack' when he was the Padres GM.
    They traded Gary Sheffield and Fred McGriff before they hit their prime.
    After being called the team of destiny in 1998, they got swept by the Yankees in the World Series.
    They have a 1-8 record in World Series play.

Why they might not be annoying:

    They won their first game 2-1 against the Houston Astros.
    Randy Jones won the Cy Young Award for the Padres in 1976.
    Gene Richards stole a Major League record 56 bases (1977).
    Gaylord Perry became the first pitcher to win a Cy Young Award in each league when he won it with the NL team Padres (1978).
    They became the first National League team to have 3 players reach the 50-stolen bases mark in the same season (1980).
    Jimmy Jones threw a one-hitter in his ML debut (1986).
    Tony Gwynn spent his entire career in a Padres uniform.
    They, along with the Mets, played the first ML regular season game outside of North America in 1996 when they played in Monterrey, Mexico.
    Rickey Henderson set the ML record for career walks and runs in a Padres uniform. He also recorded his 3,000th hit with them.

Credit: His Name is Robert


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Year In Review:

    For 2021, as of last week, Out of 36 Votes: 5.56% Annoying
    In 2021, Out of 14 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 17 Votes: 5.88% Annoying
    In 2019, Out of 6 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 42 Votes: 54.76% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 1 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 3 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 20 Votes: 65.00% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 13 Votes: 53.85% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 9 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 15 Votes: 73.33% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 19 Votes: 94.74% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 52 Votes: 63.46% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 58 Votes: 70.69% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 42 Votes: 59.52% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 74 Votes: 59.46% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 183 Votes: 63.39% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 224 Votes: 68.75% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 246 Votes: 60.57% Annoying
    In 2003, Out of 72 Votes: 69.44% Annoying