Watch these 10 fun Padres games right now

April 20th, 2020

SAN DIEGO -- While the 2020 season is on hold, fans still have plenty of opportunities to satisfy their baseball cravings.

Every single MLB game from the past two seasons is available, for free, on MLB.TV. That equates to more than 4,800 games, including regular season and postseason, from 2018 and ‘19.

This dive into the archives is free to all users, on any supported device, with zero blackout restrictions. Simply visit MLB.TV for details or download the MLB App on your favorite device.

There is no shortage of viewing options, whether you prefer to relive the ups and downs of your favorite team’s season or discover something you might have missed the first time around. There are fantastic individual performances, dramatic October classics, and much more. There's also a large collection of classic games available on YouTube.

To help fans find a place to start amid those two seasons worth of baseball, we’ve curated the top 10 games for each of the 30 teams. Here is a recommended viewing guide for the Padres.

1. May 5, 2019: Padres 8, Dodgers 5
In one of Petco Park’s most dramatic finishes, becomes just the 16th player in Major League history to hit a come-from-behind, pinch-hit, walk-off grand slam.

2. June 14, 2019: Padres 16, Rockies 12
With the Padres trailing by six runs entering the ninth inning, starts and finishes one of the most thrilling rallies in franchise history. The Padres would score six in the ninth, then five more in the 12th -- including Renfroe's third homer of the game.

3. Sept. 16, 2018: Padres 7, Rangers 3
announces his presence with authority. Shortly after his callup, Mejía caps a Padres ninth-inning rally with a walk-off grand slam into the left-field seats.

4. May 6, 2019: Padres 4, Mets 0
talked the talk, then he walked the walk. After voicing his displeasure at being snubbed for April's Rookie of the Month award, which was claimed by Pete Alonso, Paddack strikes out 11 Mets -- including Alonso two times.

5. March 28, 2019: Padres 2, Giants 0
It's 's first game as a Padre and Tatis' first game in the big leagues. Tatis wastes no time living up to the hype, singling off Madison Bumgarner in each of his first two at-bats.

6. Aug. 18, 2018: Padres 7, D-backs 6
The Padres celebrated Trevor Hoffman's Hall of Fame induction, unveiling a statue beyond left field at Petco Park before the game. Then, they rally to beat the D-backs on 's walk-off into the left-field corner.

7. June 3, 2019: Padres 8, Phillies 2
Machado and Bryce Harper square off for the first time since signing their record-setting contracts. Machado wins round one emphatically, hitting a decisive grand slam -- over Harper in right field, no less.

8. July 8, 2018: Padres 4, D-backs 3
In one of the wackiest Padres games in recent memory, strikes out four batters in one inning in extras, and launches three home runs. The last of the three is a moonshot game-winner in the 16th inning off Jeff Mathis (yes, longtime catcher Jeff Mathis) -- after Myers had forgotten the count and trotted to first base thinking he’d walked.

9. July 17, 2019: Padres 3, Marlins 2
Facing the team that drafted and traded him, Paddack carries a no-hitter into the eighth inning, striking out eight. then staves off a furious Marlins rally in the ninth.

10. Aug. 9, 2018: Padres 8, Brewers 4
In a wild, back-and-forth tilt, the Padres rally for six runs in the ninth with homers from Renfroe and . Renfroe punctuates his blast -- another go-ahead grand slam -- with a bat flip for the ages.

And here are some other games from around the league you might like:

Aug. 17, 2019: Brewers 15, Nationals 14
Christian Yelich homered -- No. 40 -- as part of a three-homer, four-run ninth inning for a 12-11 Brewers lead, only to see the Nationals come back to tie it up against Josh Hader. Yelich homered again in the 13th for a 13-12 lead, only to see the Nats come back again. Finally, in the 14th, the Brewers scored twice and this time held off another Nats surge.

June 27, 2019: Dodgers 12, Rockies 8
The Dodgers overcame a shaky Coors Field start from Walker Buehler (seven runs) with a six-homer onslaught -- two by Max Muncy -- for their 12th consecutive win over Colorado.

July 25, 2019: Orioles 10, Angels 8
The Orioles and Angels had been engaged in a marathon, 6-hour, 16-inning, back-and-forth affair when things went from simply weird to historic. That's because of who closed the game -- outfielder Stevie Wilkerson, who recorded a 1-2-3 bottom of the 16th throwing nothing but mid-50 mph floaters to record the first save by a position player in MLB history.

July 12, 2019: Rangers 9, Astros 8
The Rangers scored five runs in the last three innings to erase the Astros' 8-4 lead. The Rangers hit five home runs in this game, including three off Astros starter Gerrit Cole.