Every February 30 MLB teams assemble in Arizona and Florida with dreams of a World Series title dancing in their heads.
Sure, only, like 10 of them have anything resembling a legitimate shot, but they all have something resembling hope.
The Padres quest for the 2014 post-season begins on February 13, 2014, when their pitchers and catchers report to Peoria, AZ for the 21st year.
Position players join them on February 18, and the first game against another team is on February 27, when the Friars and Mariners play their annual Charity Game at Peoria Sports Complex.
For the full schedule of Padres Spring Training games, click here.