5) Come the end of the 2015 season, the Padres will have a winning record AND make the playoffs.
For the first time since 2010, the Padres will post a winning record! Before you go order your National League West Championship hats and shirts, there is a catch.
Due to the expansion of the Wild Card playoffs, the Padres will sneak in as one of the two to play in the one-game playoff that determines who advances to the Divisional Series.
For Padres fans, I’m sure they will take any type of playoff berth they can get. It’s been a long time since 2006, and the new management with the team is trying to quickly turn things around.
Baseball in San Diego is become relevant again, and it is happening at a rapid pace. With the new management and players that were brought in this past off-season, it should be a very exciting baseball season in the San Diego area.