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The San Diego Padres were granted an expansion franchise in 1969 along with three other teams. They joined the MLB alongside the Kansas City Royals, the Montreal Expos and the Seattle Pilots. The Padres were assigned to the West Division of the National League where they currently play. Over the course of the years, the Padres improved significantly to top their division for the first time in 1984. That same year they moved into the playoffs and played for the NL pennant. They won the pennant and earned a place in the World Series Finals, opposite the Detroit Tigers. The Tigers defeated the Padres in five games that put an end to a memorable season for the Padres.

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The Padres made a similar bid for the World Series title in 1998, when they won the West Division and went into the playoffs. They entered the playoffs on a high note, backed by ninety eight wins in the regular season. It wasn’t a surprise when they won their second pennant in the league. However it placed them in the finals against the New York Yankees, who were always going to be a tough opponent to beat. Like many had predicted, the Yankees defeated the Padres in four games.

In addition to the two division titles won on their way to the World Series, the Padres have topped the West division on three separate occasions as well, having most recently done so in 2005 and 2006. Get San Diego Padres San Francisco tickets and watch the Pads play against the Giants.