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Qualcomm Stadium

Formely Jack Murphy Stadium, this was a multi purpose stadium originally built for the San Diego Chargers. The stadium was the first of the square-circle "octorad" style, which was thought to be an improvement over the other cookie cutter stadiums of the time for hosting both football and baseball.

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Qualcomm Stadium

Qualcomm Stadium

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Ball Parks of Yesterday, Expansion Era, Jack Murphy Stadium, San Diego Padres

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