Ballpark Facts

Everything you ever wanted to know about Petco Park but were afraid to ask... its all here. The history, milestones, records and facts. There's nothing trivial about it. Be a true fan and earn some respect for knowing your ballpark basics inside and out.

Western Metal Supply Co. Building

The Western Metal Supply Co. building is iconic, dramatic, and an essential cornerstone of the character of Petco Park. It’s gorgeous brick presence serves as a metaphorical bridge between baseball’s past and future.

Padres Hall of Fame at Petco Park

All Star Game attendees will get to enjoy the brand new Padres Hall of Fame, now open behind the left field stands

Petco Park Naming Rights

Dubbed “Petco Park” in 2004 after San Diego-based pet supply retailer Petco secured naming rights, the relationship has been extended through 2027.

Petco Park History & Milestones

The first Padres game was played at Petco Park on April 8, 2004.

Statues at Petco Park

There are three bronze statues at Petco Park, immortalizing three deserving figures in San Diego Padres history.

Cardboard Cutouts In The Stands

In 2020, Petco Park had cardboard cutouts in the stands, but they were not for sale to the public.

15 Years Of Petco Park Insider

This site was launched in 2004 and has been serving Padres fans for more than 15 years. Happy anniversary to Petco Park Insider!

Baby Born At Petco Park!

A baby boy was born Thursday, September 24, 2015, at Petco Park, during a game between the San Diego Padres and the San Francisco Giants. This is the first time a baby has been born at the stadium in the ballpark’s history.

Longest Game in Petco Park History

The game, which ended at 1:21am, featured a stretch of 13 scoreless innings . More than 650 pitches were thrown in total.

U.S. Navy Seal Parachutes into Petco Park (Video)

Whether you are a fan of skydiving, the Padres, our mighty Navy, or just an admirer of San Diego’s gorgeous downtown skyline, you will enjoy this amazing POV video of a U.S. Navy Seal parachuting into Petco Park on the Padres 2014 Opening Day.

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