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Former Padres slugger Brian Giles looks to knock out a home sale in San Diego

Former Padres slugger Brian Giles looks to knock out a home sale in San Diego
Retired baseball player Brian Giles has put his San Diego-area home back on the market at $6.195 million. (Jamie Squire / Getty Images)

Former Major Leaguer Brian Giles has relisted his home in San Diego, the city where he spent seven seasons as a Padre.

The two-time All-Star swung for the fences in 2015, offering up the home for $6.495 million, but couldn’t find a buyer, records show. He’s now asking $6.195 million.

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Palm trees frame the entrance to the mansion, which sits at the center of a 1.39-acre lot in the Rancho Pacifica community.

The Mediterranean-style estate, designed by John Jenson and built by Greg Agee, fits nine bedrooms, seven bathrooms, a theater room, billiards room and wine cellar into a single story spanning 11,758 square feet. Other highlights include a large island in the chef’s kitchen. The great room is anchored by a stone fireplace.

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Beamed ceilings, arched doorways, wood finishes and crown molding accent the living spaces. Travertine lines the floors.

A spa-like bathroom under a chandelier is attached to the master suite, which also sports a walk-in closet and stone fireplace. A guest house adds a pair of bedrooms and bathrooms.

Outside, a brick patio holds a lagoon-style pool and spa with a water slide. Other amenities, such as a sitting area, outdoor kitchen and lawn, offer plenty of space to enjoy the mountain views.

Giles bought the home for $7.9 million in 2006, records show. It was built two years earlier.

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Michael Koeneke of Nest Seekers International holds the listing.

Giles, 47, played for the Indians, Pirates and Padres before retiring in 2010. The left-handed outfielder knocked in 287 home runs and 1,078 RBIs during his career.

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