Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 4/29/12
Now that it seems to be just a matter of time before John Moores sells the Padres (again), here’s a checklist of things the incoming owners, whoever they may be, should consider before they walk in the door at Petco Park. These are just my suggestions but if the new owner(s) want to get off to a good start with the fans here in San Diego they might want to take this list seriously. Recruit Tony Gwynn into the group and make him the face of ownership Tony Gwynn is far and away the most popular and best player in franchise history. He loves San Diego. He loves the Padres. He loves the Padres fans. If Gwynn felt comfortable enough to align with a potential ownership group that would be a ringing endorsement of that group in the eyes of Friars fans and would immediately form a base of trust of the new owners. We trust Tony Gwynn. I'm not the first to make this suggestion but with him on board the fans would trust the new owners.Gwynn at least seems open to the idea as this article by Bi...
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TEAMS: San Diego Padres
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