- Worked at a camp somewhere, can't remember if it was The Firs in Bellingham or for Lutheran Outdoor Ministries.
- Cooked at Crabbie's Restaurant in Portland
- Tony Gwynn made his major league debut, July 19 in center field against the Phillies. He went 2 for 4 with an RBI. He hit a sac fly off of Mike Krukow to score Tim Flannery in his first at bat.
- The Padres went 81-81 under new manager Dick Williams
- I turned 25
- The Padres drafted Jimmy Jones in the first round.
- Tony Gwynn, Jr is born.