Hurler Matthew Strahm Leads Padres Over Diamondbacks

Wed, May 22, 2019 | Emma Botos

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May 21, 2019 -- The Padres squeeze out win against the Diamondbacks in a 3 to 2 victory at home.

Slugger Eduardo Escobar's performance on the bases, could not overcome Padres's defense against starter Zack Greinke. His batting average was 0.274 in the game. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Eduardo Escobar had a 0.543 slugging percentage. The Diamondbacks hitter had 1 RBI and scored 1 run on the road. At the plate, he had 0 strikeouts.

Top Padres hitter Hunter Renfroe's presence helped for win at home over Diamondbacks's pitching. He had a 0.266 OBP with 3 at bats. In the game, he had a batting average of 0.230. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Hunter Renfroe had a 0.556 slugging percentage. He gave up 0 Ks in the game. The Padres hitter had 0 RBI and scored 0 runs in the home outing.

The Padres starter Matthew Strahm helped limit the runs to allow the offense to pull out the win. He gave up 2 earned runs over 6.0 innings pitched. The Padres starter allowed 4 hits and 0 walks. A 3.06 ERA and 0.306 OBP in the appearance against Diamondbacks. Throwing 49 strikes in a 69 pitch outing for 2 strikeouts.

Posted at Wed, May 22, 2019 06:15:23 MST