The Hangover 2019 – Games 48-50
Padres 3, Jingle Bells of Arizona 2
Winning pitcher: Matt Strahm (2-3, 3.06)
Losing pitcher: Zack Greinke (6-2, 2.89)
Save: Kirby Yates (19)
The Padres (25-24) scored more runs than the Jingle Bells of Arizona (25-24), 3-2, in game two of three at Petco Park. Matt Strahm (2-3, 3.06) pitched six innings, giving up two runs on four hits and no walks with two strikeouts. Eduardo Escobar hit a solo home run in the fourth inning. John Ryan Murphy hit a solo home run in the fifth inning.
Zack Greinke (6-2, 2.89) allowed three runs on four hits and a walk while striking out five in seven innings. Manny Machado’s single drove in Ian Kinsler and Eric Hosmer hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning.
Hosmer’s 2-run homer lifts Padres over Diamondbacks, 3-2 – Bernie Wilson, Associated Press
Hosmer, Machado provide spark vs. Greinke – AJ Cassavell, MLB.com
Greinke becomes 37th pitcher to reach 2,500 K’s – Shaun O’Neill, MLB.com