1994 San Diego Padres season

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1994 San Diego Padres
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Tom Werner
Manager(s) Jim Riggleman
Local television KUSI-TV
Prime Ticket (Jerry Coleman, Ted Leitner, Bob Chandler)
Local radio KFMB (AM)
(Bob Chandler, Jerry Coleman, Ted Leitner)
XEXX
(Mario Thomas Zapiain, Matias Santos, Eduardo Ortega)
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The 1994 San Diego Padres season was the 26th season in franchise history.

Offseason[edit]

  • November 18, 1993: Jarvis Brown was selected off waivers from the Padres by the Atlanta Braves.[1]
  • November 18, 1993: Darrell Sherman was selected off waivers from the Padres by the Colorado Rockies.[2]
  • December 10, 1993: Frank Seminara was traded by the San Diego Padres with a player to be named later and Tracy Sanders (minors) to the New York Mets for a player to be named later and Randy Curtis (minors). The New York Mets sent Marc Kroon (December 13, 1993) to the San Diego Padres to complete the trade. The San Diego Padres sent Pablo Martinez (December 13, 1993) to the New York Mets to complete the trade.[3]
  • December 17, 1993: Kevin Elster was signed as a Free Agent with the San Diego Padres.[4]
  • January 20, 1994: Jeff Gardner was released by the Padres.[5]
  • March 21, 1994: Kevin Elster was released by the San Diego Padres.[4]

Regular season[edit]

By Friday, August 12, the Padres had compiled a record of 47-70 through 117 games. They had scored 479 runs (4.09 per game) and allowed 531 runs (4.54 per game). They were also leading the Majors in at-bats at the time, with 4,068.[6] They also drew the fewest walks in the Majors, with 319, and tied the New York Yankees for the most double plays grounded into, with 112.[7]

Opening Day starters[edit]

Season standings[edit]

NL West W L Pct. GB Home Road
Los Angeles Dodgers 58 56 0.509 33–22 25–34
San Francisco Giants 55 60 0.478 29–31 26–29
Colorado Rockies 53 64 0.453 25–32 28–32
San Diego Padres 47 70 0.402 12½ 26–31 21–39



Division leaders W L Pct.
Montreal Expos 74 40 0.649
Cincinnati Reds 66 48 0.579
Los Angeles Dodgers 58 56 0.509


Wild card team W L Pct. GB
Atlanta Braves 68 46 0.597
Houston Astros 66 49 0.574 212
New York Mets 55 58 0.487 1212
San Francisco Giants 55 60 0.478 1312
Philadelphia Phillies 54 61 0.470 1412
St. Louis Cardinals 53 61 0.465 15
Pittsburgh Pirates 53 61 0.465 15
Colorado Rockies 53 64 0.453 1612
Florida Marlins 51 64 0.444 1712
Chicago Cubs 49 64 0.434 1812
San Diego Padres 47 70 0.402 2212

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1994 San Diego Padres
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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 Ausmus, BradBrad Ausmus 101 327 82 .251 7 24
3B Livingstone, ScottScott Livingstone 57 180 49 .272 2 10
SS Gutiérrez, RickyRicky Gutiérrez 90 275 66 .240 1 28

Other batters[edit]

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

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Sanders, ScottScott Sanders 23 111 4 8 4.78 109

Other pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Martínez, JoséJosé Martínez 4 12 0 2 6.75 7

Relief pitchers[edit]

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Mauser, TimTim Mauser 35 2 4 2 3.49 42
Harris, GeneGene Harris 13 1 1 0 8.03 9

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Andy Benes, National League strikeout champion (189)
  • Tony Gwynn, National League batting champion, .394

1994 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Las Vegas Stars Pacific Coast League Russ Nixon
AA Wichita Pilots Texas League Keith Champion
A Rancho Cucamonga Quakes California League Tim Flannery
A Springfield Sultans Midwest League Ed Romero
Short-Season A Spokane Indians Northwest League Tye Waller
Rookie AZL Padres Arizona League Barry Moss

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Rancho Cucamonga[13]

References[edit]

External links[edit]