Bumgarner scheduled to start for Arizona at San Diego Arizona Diamondbacks (6-9, fifth in the NL West) vs. San Diego Padres (8-7, third in the NL West) San Diego; Sunday, 4:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Diamondbacks: Madison Bumgarner (0-2, 7.04 ERA, 1.30 WHIP, 11 strikeouts) Padres: Dinelson Lamet (1-0, 1.72 ERA, 1.15 WHIP, 17 strikeouts) LINE: Padres favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: The Arizona Diamondbacks visit the San Diego Padres on Sunday.
Starling Marte and Stephen Vogt homered off Chris Paddack in the sixth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 3-2 on Saturday night. The Padres failed to capitalize on two more home runs by Fernando Tatis Jr., including his second leadoff homer in as many nights. Tatis' second homer, off Hector Rondon in the eighth, pulled the Padres to 3-2.
San Diego Padres first baseman Eric Hosmer was activated from the injured list Saturday after missing 11 of the first 14 games with gastritis. To make room on the roster, outfielder Abraham Almonte was optioned to the alternate training site. Hosmer was placed on the IL on Aug. 1, retroactive to July 29.