1972 Padres

Missed Playoffs

League Note
The first player's strike in Major League Baseball history took place for 13 days. The strike occurred from April 1 to April 13, 1972. As a result, the Houston Astros and San Diego Padres each played only 153 games, nine fewer than normal. Most other teams lost anywhere from six to eight games

Manager
Preston Gomez (4-7)
Don Zimmer (54-88)
General Manager
President
Team Owner
Attendance
644,273 total
8,053 per game

1972 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 1 Dave Roberts 3B
2 25 Michael Allen P
3 49 Gary Walls SS
4 73 Charles Brown OF
5 97 Randy Jones P