Padres honor San Diego's first responders

Padres honor first responders on 9/11 anniversary

Padres honor San Diego's first responders
SAN DIEGO -- On the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the Padres paid tribute to first responders during a pregame ceremony on Tuesday.

The Padres thanked the representatives of the San Diego Fire Department, Police Department, Border Patrol, Harbor Patrol, FBI and Coast Guard for protecting our freedoms.

Participants included Cole Cruz, a United State Border Patrol agent, Fire Chief Javier Mainar of the San Diego Fire Department, Engine Company No. 4, Petty Officer Spencer Stevenson of the United States Coast Guard, Mark Jones, a captain of the San Diego Police Department, Central Division, Andrew Yanchus of the San Diego County Sheriff's Department and FBA assistant special agent Robert Howe.