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San Diego Padres managers have covered every base throughout their years in the MLB, but who is the best San Diego Padres manager of all time? This list answers that question by ranking every Padres manager from best to worst according to the votes of baseball fans. So vote up your top San Diego Padres coaches to change the list order and determine once and for all just who managed the Padres best.

Bruce Bochy is the Padres' all-time leader for the regular-season game wins with 951. He also lead the Padres to a World Series in 1998. Dick Williams is the only other Padres manager to take the team to a World Series, which he did in 1984. Williams is also the only Padres manager in Baseball Hall of Fame.

So it's up to you to decide the greatest San Diego Padres skipper in franchise history. Vote up the winningest San Diego Padres managers. They don't have to be the best MLB managers of all time, though, because you can also vote up the coaches you just liked the most.
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Dick Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Dick Williams Died at 82 (1929-2011)

2
11 4
Bruce Bochy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Bruce Bochy age 63

3
5 2
Jerry Coleman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Jerry Coleman Died at 90 (1924-2014)

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6 4
Jack McKeon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Jack McKeon age 88

5
5 3
Alvin Dark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Alvin Dark age 96

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6 5
Bud Black is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Bud Black Died at 73 (1932-2005)

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6 5
Roger Craig is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Roger Craig age 88

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3 2
Don Zimmer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Don Zimmer Died at 83 (1931-2014)

9
3 3
Steve Boros is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Steve Boros Died at 74 (1936-2010)

10
3 3
John McNamara is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
John McNamara age 86

11
3 3
Larry Bowa is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Larry Bowa age 73

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2 2
Preston Gómez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Preston Gómez Died at 86 (1923-2009)

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5 6
Bob Skinner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Bob Skinner age 87

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2 4
Greg Riddoch is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Greg Riddoch

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1 3
Frank Howard is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Frank Howard age 82

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1 3
Pat Murphy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Pat Murphy Died at 70 (1857-1927)

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0 3
Dave Roberts is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Dave Roberts age 46

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0 4
Jim Riggleman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best San Diego Padres Managers of All Time
Jim Riggleman age 66