Padres Birthday Spotlight: Xavier Nady

November 14, 2017

Happy 39th birthday to former Padres outfielder Xavier Nady. Nady was drafted as a promising prospect by the Padres in the 2nd round of the 2000 draft out of UC-Berkeley. He became the 18th player in history to make his professional debut in the major leagues without appearing in the minors. He got a hit in his first, and only, MLB at-bat in 2000. His major league career really took…