San Diego 7, Pittsburgh 3

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, August 7, 2011 1:35 PM
Location - PNC Park
Temperature - 81°
Umpires - Home Plate - Brian Runge, First Base - Marvin Hudson, Second Base - Tim McClelland, Third Base - Ted Barrett,
Attendance - 35601

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
San Diego 0 1 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 7 9 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 6 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
San Diego 51-64 23-36 28-28 W4
Pittsburgh 54-59 26-32 28-27 L10

Recap


Will Venable had three hits, two RBIs and two stolen bases and Mat Latos pitched seven strong innings as the visiting San Diego Padres defeated the slumping Pittsburgh Pirates 7-3 Sunday afternoon.

The Pirates have lost 10 straight and 12 of 13, and finished 0-7 on their home stand.

Logan Forsythe had an RBI ground out in the second and singled home two runs with two outs in the sixth for the Padres, who have won four straight. San Diego scored three in the sixth for a 4-0 lead after having two outs and none on base.

Latos (6-11) gave up four hits and two runs for his first win since June 27. Latos allowed a pair of singles to lead off the eighth before Brandon Wood belted a three-run homer off reliever Chad Qualls.

Orlando Hudson scored twice for the Padres, giving him seven runs in the three-game sweep, and Kyle Blanks added two doubles.

Pittsburgh starter Kevin Correia (12-10) allowed four runs on five hits over 5 2/3 innings. Correia walked four, two in the sixth that helped the Padres’ rally.

San Diego has won nine straight at PNC Park.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
San Diego   Pittsburgh
Mat Latos Player Kevin Correia
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 5.2
7 Strikeouts 3
4 Hits 5
2.57 ERA 6.35
Hitting
San Diego   Pittsburgh
Will Venable Player Brandon Wood
3 Hits 2
2 RBI 3
0 HR 1
4 TB 5
.600 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
San Diego 9 0 12 .265 16 7 6 5 2 0
Pittsburgh 6 1 9 .188 7 8 3 1 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Pittsburgh will play their next game on the road against San Francisco. The Pirates have a W/L % of .455 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • San Diego will play their next game on the road against NY Mets. The Padres have a W/L % of .400 after a win and .477 after a loss.
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