Last weekend, I profiled Bill Swank, San Diego’s preeminent baseball historian.
He graciously gave us permission to use the following images of San Diego baseball history from his collection, plus one of himself from his early days as a fan.
Lane Field, where the Padres of the Pacific Coast League played, on September 13, 1954. Photo by Ray Hacecky.
The San Diego Bears, 1911 champions of the California Winter League. Photo courtesy Tom Larwin.