San Francisco Giants vs Padres @ Petco Park
April 30-May 2, 2021
Sometimes things can get a little fuzzy after an entire year of watching baseball from anywhere other than the ballpark. The occasional memory refresher can come in handy. Here’s a reminder of what we may have missed while most of us were still staying at home.
This is The Hangover.
Padres 3, Giants 2
Winning Pitcher: Yu Darvish (3-1, 2.13)
Losing Pitcher: Logan Webb (1-2, 4.13)
Save: Mark Melancon (9)
MLB Box Score
The Padres (15-12) defeated the San Francisco Giants (16-10) by a score of 3-2 in the first game of three at Petco Park. Yu Darvish (3-1, 2.13) struck out twelve over six and a third innings, allowing one run on four hit and three walks. Buster Posey hit a solo home run in the first inning. Posey scored in the eighth inning when Evan Longoria ground into a bases-loaded double play.
Logan Webb (1-2, 4.13) gave up three runs on seven hits and a walk with four strikeouts in six innings. Trent Grisham scored on an Eric Hosmer single in the first inning. Jurickson Profar‘s sixth inning single drove in Hosmer and Jake Cronenworth.
‘Good luck’ to hitters, because Yu’s locked in – AJ Cassavell, MLB.com
As April ends, Giants in 1st place in NL West – Shaun O’Neill, MLB.com
Postgame Thread MVP