The Hangover 2019 – Games 76-78
Padres vs Pittsburgh Pirates @ PNC Park
June 21-23, 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.
Pittsburgh Pirates 2, Padres 1
Winning Pitcher: Joe Musgrove (5-7, 4.57)
Losing Pitcher: Eric Lauer (5-7, 4.32)
Save: Felipe Vázquez (18)
The Padres (38-38) scored fewer runs, 2-1, than the Pittsburgh Pirates (34-40) in the first of three games at PNC Park. Eric Lauers (5-7, 4.32) allowed two runs (one earned) in seven innings on five hits and a walk while striking out four. Bryan Reynolds scored on a double by Starling Marte in the first inning. In the seventh inning, Jose Osuna’s single drove in Steven Brault.
Joe Musgrove (5-7, 4.57) gave up one run on five hits and no walks with eight strikeouts in seven innings. Manny Machado hit a solo home run in the fourth inning.
Musgrove pitches 7 solid innings, Pirates beat Padres 2-1 – Wes Crosby, Associated Press
Lauer takes tough-luck loss in opener vs. Bucs – Jake Crouse, MLB.com
Musgrove rebounds with 7 strong vs. Padres – Adam Berry, MLB.com