The Hangover 2019 – Games 143-146
Padres 4, Chicago Cubs 0
Winning Pitcher: Chris Paddack (9-7, 3.38)
Losing Pitcher: Cole Hamels (7-7, 3.89)
The Padres (68-77) scored more runs than the Chicago Cubs (77-68), 4-0, in the third game of four at Petco Park. Chris Paddack (9-7, 3.38) shut the Cubs out over six innings on three hits and a walk while striking out seven.
Cole Hamels (7-7, 3.89) gave up one run on four hits and four walks with six strikeouts in four and a third innings. Manuel Margot hit a solo home run in the fifth inning. Ty France scored on a Brad Wieck throwing error in the sixth inning. Margot and Travis Jankowski scored on a seventh inning single by Wil Myers.
Cubs lose 4-0 to Pads, fall into tie for 2nd wild-card spot – Bernie Wilson, Associated Press
Paddack ‘roaring back’ as first year nears close – AJ Cassavell, MLB.com
Cubs seek momentum shift after loss knots WC – Shaun O’Neill, MLB.com