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2000 San Diego Padres

Trades and Transactions

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1999 / 2001

76-86, Finished 5th in NL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Bruce Bochy (76-86)
GM: Kevin Towers, Farm Dir: Priscilla Oppenheimer, Scouting Dir: Brad Sloan
Scored 752 runs, Allowed 815 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-87

Ballparks: Qualcomm Stadium · Attendance: 2,352,443 (11th of 16)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 92, Pitching - 92 · one-year: Batting - 91, Pitching - 92

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1999 / 2001 Trades and Transactions

Transactions listed are from November 1 of previous year to April 1 of the following year.

October 4, 1999

Carlos Garcia granted Free Agency.

October 6, 1999

Selected Jed Hansen off waivers from the Kansas City Royals.

Heath Murray selected by the Cincinnati Reds off waivers.

Carlos Reyes selected by the Philadelphia Phillies off waivers.

October 8, 1999

Matt Whiteside granted Free Agency.

October 12, 1999

Stan Spencer granted Free Agency.

Signed J.J. Trujillo as a free agent.

October 15, 1999

George Arias granted Free Agency.

Frank Charles granted Free Agency.

Daniel Garibay granted Free Agency.

Aaron Guiel granted Free Agency.

Chris Prieto granted Free Agency.

Roberto Rivera granted Free Agency.

Matt Skrmetta granted Free Agency.

October 25, 1999

Signed Matt Whiteside as a free agent.

October 28, 1999

Signed Oscar Henriquez as a free agent.

November 4, 1999

Signed Vicente Palacios as a free agent.

November 10, 1999

Signed Jayson Durocher as a free agent.

Traded Andy Ashby to the Philadelphia Phillies. Received Adam Eaton, Carlton Loewer and Steve Montgomery.

November 15, 1999

Traded Dan Miceli to the Florida Marlins. Received Brian Meadows.

November 22, 1999

Signed John Roskos as a free agent.

Signed Stan Spencer as a free agent.

Signed Joe Vitiello as a free agent.

Signed George Williams as a free agent.

December 13, 1999

Drafted Kory DeHaan from the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 1999 rule 5 draft.

Dave Maurer drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 1999 rule 5 draft.

Drafted Julius Matos from the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 1999 minor league draft.

Released Jed Hansen.

December 22, 1999

Traded Wally Joyner, Reggie Sanders and Quilvio Veras to the Atlanta Braves. Received Bret Boone, Ryan Klesko and Jason Shiell.

Traded Brandon Pernell (minors) to the Chicago Cubs. Received Dan Serafini.

January 29, 2000

Signed Jed Hansen as a free agent.

February 3, 2000

Signed Ed Sprague as a free agent.

February 23, 2000

Traded Geraldo Padua (minors), Jim Sak (minors) and John Vander Wal to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Received Al Martin and cash.

February 27, 2000

Signed Chris Jones as a free agent.

February 29, 2000

Signed Alberto Castillo as a free agent.

March 20, 2000

The San Francisco Giants returned Dave Maurer (earlier draft pick).

March 23, 2000

Traded Gary Matthews to the Chicago Cubs. Received Rodney Myers.

March 27, 2000

Signed Ramon Ramirez as an amateur free agent.

March 29, 2000

Released Oscar Henriquez.

March 31, 2000

Released Alberto Castillo.

April 17, 2000 (Standings)

Signed Freddy Guzman as an amateur free agent.

April 29, 2000 (Standings)

Released Chris Jones.

May 15, 2000 (Standings)

Released Jed Hansen.

May 25, 2000 (Standings)

Signed Carlos Reyes as a free agent.

June 5, 2000 (Standings)

Drafted Xavier Nady in the 2nd round of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed September 17, 2000.

Drafted Jon Huber in the 5th round of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed July 6, 2000.

Drafted Justin Germano in the 13th round of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed June 13, 2000.

Drafted J.J. Furmaniak in the 22nd round of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed June 21, 2000.

Drafted Jack Cassel in the 25th round of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed June 21, 2000.

Drafted Chad Cordero in the 26th round of the 2000 amateur draft, but did not sign the player.

Drafted Kevin Reese in the 27th round of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed June 13, 2000.

June 28, 2000 (Standings)

Traded Dan Serafini to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Received a player to be named later. The Pittsburgh Pirates sent Andy Bausher (minors) (August 8, 2000) to the San Diego Padres to complete the trade.

June 30, 2000 (Standings)

Traded Ed Sprague to the Boston Red Sox. Received Cesar Saba (minors) and Dennis Tankersley.

July 12, 2000 (Standings)

Selected Todd Erdos off waivers from the New York Yankees.

July 17, 2000 (Standings)

Signed Mike Saipe as a free agent.

Traded Dusty Allen to the Detroit Tigers. Received Gabe Alvarez.

July 27, 2000 (Standings)

Released Mike Saipe.

July 31, 2000 (Standings)

Traded Nate Tebbs (minors) and Carlos Hernandez to the St. Louis Cardinals. Received Ben Johnson and Heathcliff Slocumb.

Traded Al Martin to the Seattle Mariners. Received Tom Davey and John Mabry.

Traded Brian Meadows to the Kansas City Royals. Received Jay Witasick.

August 3, 2000 (Standings)

Released Vicente Palacios.

Released Carlos Reyes.

August 4, 2000 (Standings)

Traded a player to be named later to the Philadelphia Phillies. Received Desi Relaford. The San Diego Padres sent David Newhan (August 7, 2000) to the Philadelphia Phillies to complete the trade.

August 31, 2000 (Standings)

Signed Ed Sprague as a free agent.

October 2, 2000 (Standings)

Matt Whiteside granted Free Agency.

October 3, 2000 (Standings)

Matt Whisenant granted Free Agency.

October 5, 2000 (Standings)

Jason Middlebrook selected by the New York Mets off waivers.

October 12, 2000 (Standings)

Desi Relaford selected by the New York Mets off waivers.

October 15, 2000 (Standings)

Jayson Durocher granted Free Agency.

Todd Erdos granted Free Agency.

October 17, 2000

Selected Mike Colangelo off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks.

October 18, 2000

Domingo Guzman granted Free Agency.

John Roskos granted Free Agency.

Stan Spencer granted Free Agency.

Joe Vitiello granted Free Agency.

George Williams granted Free Agency.

October 25, 2000

Brian Boehringer granted Free Agency.

October 27, 2000

Dave Magadan granted Free Agency.

October 29, 2000

Signed Nate Bland as a free agent.

October 30, 2000

John Mabry granted Free Agency.

October 31, 2000

Bret Boone granted Free Agency.

Tony Gwynn granted Free Agency.

Ed Sprague granted Free Agency.

Signed Chris Oxspring as a free agent.

November 3, 2000

Sold Buddy Carlyle to Hanshin Tigers (Japan Central).

November 5, 2000

Signed Matt Miller as a free agent.

November 20, 2000

Signed Bryan Corey as a free agent.

Signed Domingo Guzman as a free agent.

Signed Keith Luuloa as a free agent.

Signed Ron Mahay as a free agent.

November 22, 2000

Selected Jason Middlebrook off waivers from the New York Mets.

November 30, 2000

Signed Charlie Greene as a free agent.

December 1, 2000

Signed Scott Karl as a free agent.

Traded a player to be named later and Brandon Kolb to the Milwaukee Brewers. Received a player to be named later and Santiago Perez. The San Diego Padres sent Will Cunnane (December 20, 2000) to the Milwaukee Brewers to complete the trade. The Milwaukee Brewers sent Chad Green (minors) (December 20, 2000) to the San Diego Padres to complete the trade.

December 7, 2000

Signed Tony Gwynn as a free agent.

Signed Ed Sprague as a free agent.

December 10, 2000

Signed Ernie Young as a free agent.

December 11, 2000

Drafted Donaldo Mendez from the Houston Astros in the 2000 rule 5 draft.

Drafted Jason Pearson from the Cincinnati Reds in the 2000 minor league draft.

Traded Donne Wall to the New York Mets. Received Bubba Trammell.

December 13, 2000

Signed Alex Arias as a free agent.

December 15, 2000

Signed Adam Riggs as a free agent.

December 22, 2000

Signed Kevin Witt as a free agent.

January 5, 2001

Signed Kevin Jarvis as a free agent.

Signed Dave Magadan as a free agent.

January 12, 2001

Released Heathcliff Slocumb.

January 17, 2001

Signed Jeremy Powell as a free agent.

January 24, 2001

Signed Stan Spencer as a free agent.

January 29, 2001

Signed Rick Wilkins as a free agent.

February 8, 2001

Signed David Lundquist as a free agent.

February 15, 2001

Signed Bobby Jones as a free agent.

February 25, 2001

Signed Rudy Seanez as a free agent.

March 14, 2001

Released Ruben Rivera.

March 19, 2001

Signed Rickey Henderson as a free agent.

March 24, 2001

Traded Carlos Almanzar to the New York Yankees. Received David Lee.

March 26, 2001

Released Nate Bland.

March 28, 2001

Released Greg LaRocca.

Released Ed Sprague.

Traded Omar Ortiz (minors), Matt Clement and Eric Owens to the Florida Marlins. Received Cesar Crespo and Mark Kotsay.

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1999 / 2001 Trades and Transactions