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
Eddie Leishman
Team Owner
C. Arnholdt Smith
Home Field
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
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