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Share TweetMajor League Baseball owners approved the sale of the San Diego Padres on Thursday to a group that includes the O'Malley family and pro golfer Phil Mickelson.
Moores leaves Padres with fond memoriesUpdated Aug 16, 2012 Share TweetThrough all the ups and downs of 18 years of Padres ownership, John Moores retained his composure. On Thursday, as the team passed hands to Ron Fowler and the younger members of the O'Malley family, he couldn't any longer.Source: MLB.com