The Hangover 2019 – Games 51-53
Padres vs Toronto Blue Jays @ Rogers Centre
May 24-26, 2019
Sometimes things can get a little fuzzy after a couple of days of partying with fellow Padres fans in the Gaslamp. The occasional memory refresher can come in handy. Here’s a friendly reminder of what we may have missed while we were drinking.
This is The Hangover.
Padres 6, Toronto Blue Jays 3
Winning pitcher: Matt Wisler (2-1, 3.50)
Losing pitcher: Daniel Hudson (3-2, 4.18)
Save: Craig Stammen (2)
The Padres (27-24) scored more runs than the Toronto Blue Jays (20-31), 6-3, in the first of three games at Rogers Centre. Joey Lucchesi (3-3, 4.25) struck out a career-high eleven Blue Jays in six and two-thirds innings, giving up three runs on three hits and a walk. Freddy Galvis hit a two-run home run and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit a solo home run back-to-back in the fifth inning.
Trent Thornton (1-4, 4.42) allowed three runs on four hits and three walk while striking out ten in six innings. Austin Hedges hit a solo home run and Franmil Reyes scored on an Eric Hosmer single in the third inning. Greg Garcia hit a solo home run in the fifth inning. Hunter Renfroe hit a go-ahead three-run home run in the eighth inning.
Renfroe hits 3-run HR, Padres top Jays 6-3 for 4th straight – Ian Harrison, Associated Press
Lucchesi dominant in career strikeout night – Keegan Matheson, MLB.com
Costly error overshadows Thornton’s 10 K’s – David Alter, MLB.com