San Diego Padres Chicago Tickets
Based in San Diego, the San Diego Padres is an American baseball team founded in 1969. This Major League Baseball (MLB) team has won the NL pennant two times, but ended up losing in the World Series both times. The San Diego Padres and the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim are the only two California teams that actually originated in California. In addition to that, the Padres are the only main professional sports franchise present in San Diego. If you want to support your favorite team as they play some tough matches in Chicago, you ought to grab these San Diego Padres Chicago tickets.
The San Diego Padres will face off with the Chicago White Sox and the Chicago Cubs this summer. Let’s take a look at what is in store for the fans.
The San Diego Padres
This California based team joined the Major League Baseball as an expansion team, along with the Kansas City Royals, Milwaukee Brewers and the Washington Nationals. The ownership of the team was initially held by the businessman C. Arnholt Smith. Even though there was a lot of excitement surrounding the team and support from some of the biggest names in the game such as Eddie Leishman and Buzzie Bavasi, the team had a rough start. The team’s luck eventually shone, as they added five National League West titles to their victories and reached the World Series twice.
Facts about the San Diego Padres
Before you head on to the Chicago games, you need to know your team well – if you don’t already. The team is nicknamed “The Friars” and the “Pads”. The most winning season for the team was the 1998 season, where it won the Western Division Title, along with the NL Pennant. Their worst season was in 1969, the inaugural season. The main rivals for the team have been the Arizona Diamondbacks, Colorado Rockies, Oakland Athletics, Seattle Mariners, San Francisco Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Grab your favorite players from this team, live in action in Chicago by getting these San Diego Padres Chicago tickets.