Thursday, September 23, 2010
John Jay Moores bought the Padres in 1994 from Tom Werner. He and his wife filed for divorce in 2008 so he had put the team up for sale. Jeff Moorad who is part owner of the Diamondbacks is buying out the Moores over 5 years is currently seem as the owner. He is actually part of an ownership group that includes Troy Aikman among others, they are also owners of the Hall of Fame racing team in NASCAR.