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Padres Slip Past Pirates 2-1

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Ian Kennedy went seven innings yielding just four hits and Logan Forsythe went 3-for-3 as San Diego outdueled Pittsburgh, 2-1. San Diego finished with a .344 batting average, which is .098 points better than their season average. Pittsburgh finished with a .138 batting average and a .191 wOBA.

Kennedy's record goes to 5-9 on the year after he surrendered no runs on four hits with eight strikeouts and three walks. Huston Street earned his 24th save after throwing one inning, striking out two and walking no one. Gerrit Cole (6-6) took the loss after pitching six innings and allowing two runs on 10 hits with five strikeouts and no walks. Forsythe was impressive at the plate for the Padres, going 3 for 3. Yonder Alonso also contributed, going 2 for 3 with two RBIs. Andrew McCutchen finished 2 for 2 with an RBI and a walk in the loss.

The Padres lost the series at home 2-1 and took over fourth place in the NL West. They will play the Cubs Friday at PetCo Park at 7:10 PM PDT.

Pirates Offense
A92.4A. McCutchenCF2200110
B83.4F. PieLF3110012
C73.7G. Sanchez1B4100001
C72.0P. Alvarez3B3000012
C72.0R. MartinC3000012
C-71.0J. HarrisonPH1000000
D65.0C. BarmesSS3000000
D62.0N. Walker2B4000000
F59.0G. JonesRF4000003

Padres Offense
A+98.0L. ForsytheSS3300000
A+97.5J. GuzmanPH1100000
A-91.0Y. Alonso1B3200200
B+88.0A. AmaristaCF4200000
B85.1W. VenableRF4110000
C76.7C. DenorfiaLF4110000
D63.0R. RiveraC3000002
D62.0J. Gyorko2B4000000
D-60.0C. Headley3B4000002

Pirates Pitching
A94.4B. Morris1.00.000.0000011
B+87.8J. Wilson1.00.001.0010016
B-80.9G. Cole6.03.001.67105094

Padres Pitching
A+97.0H. Street1.00.000.0002013
A96.3I. Kennedy7.00.001.00483108
B+89.7L. Gregerson1.00.001.0001119

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