Walla Walla Padres
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Walla Walla, Washington
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The Walla Walla Padres was a Class A baseball team in the Northwest League that played in the city of Walla Walla, Washington from 1973 to 1982. The team was affiliated with the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball.
Future major leaguers included Ozzie Smith (1977), Eric Show, Ron Tingley, Bob Geren (1979–1980), Mark Parent (1979), Greg Booker, John Kruk, Tony Gwynn (1981), Jimmy Jones, Gene Walter, Ed O'Connell and Mitch Williams.
Smith and Gwynn were both inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Geren and Parent both became managers with different teams (Geren with the Oakland A's of MLB and Parent with the Chico Outlaws of the Golden Baseball League).
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