Ten players from the Padres organization appear on national rosters for the second World Baseball...
Ten players from the Padres organization appear on national rosters for the second World Baseball Classic.
Jake Peavy is the only Padre on the U.S. roster.
Brothers Adrian and Edgar Gonzalez and outfielder Scott Hairston are on Mexico's roster. Italy also lists three Padres: Triple-A Portland outfielder Vince SinisI, third baseman Peter Ciofrone and left-handed pitcher Philip Barzilla.
Other Padres listed on the preliminary WBC rosters are catcher Henry Blanco (Venezuela), outfielder Luis Durango (Panama) and right- handed pitcher Allesio Angeucci (South Africa).
Individual game tickets for the six Round 2 pool games at Petco Park are on sale at WorldBaseballClassic.com. There will be two games March 15 at Petco Park and single games March 16-19.
Among the teams that could play at Petco Park are defending champion Japan, Korea, Cuba and Mexico.