The Beavers have been the Padres Triple-A affiliate since 2001, compiling a 432-423 (.505) record over the last six seasons.
"We have enjoyed a tremendous partnership with the Padres," said Beavers President and General Manager John Cunningham. "With a steady stream of top prospects coming through Portland each season, the Padres consistently have provided competitive teams for us over the last six years. But more importantly, the Padres commitment to our extensive Community Outreach Program has created a strong and meaningful bond between the organization and the community."
Current Padres who have played for the Beavers include right-handed pitchers Jon Adkins (2006), Clay Hensley (2005), Cla Meredith (2006), Brian Sweeney (2004-06) and Mike Thompson (2005-06); and infielders Manny Alexander (2005-06), Josh Barfield (2005) and Khalil Greene (2003).
"We greatly value our relationship with Portland as the final stepping stone for our players before they enter into the Majors," Executive Vice President and General Manager Kevin Towers said. "Several of our players on the Major League roster have reaped the benefits of the great facility and staff in Portland, and we look forward to continuing our association for the next two years."