Pittsburgh Pirates vs Padres @ Petco Park
May 3-5, 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 2, Pirates 0
Winning Pitcher: Tim Hill (2-2, 1.32)
Losing Pitcher: Tyler Anderson (2-3, 3.24)
Save: Mark Melancon (10)
MLB Box Score
The Padres (17-13) defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates (12-16) by a score of 2-0 in the the first of three games at Petco Park. Miguel Diaz (0-0, 0.00) pitched three shutout innings, giving up one hit and two walks while striking out three.
Tyler Anderson (2-3, 3.24) allowed two runs on two hits and three walks with five strikeouts over six and two-thirds innings. Tommy Pham‘s sacrifice fly drove in Manny Machado and a double by Austin Nola scored Wil Myers in the seventh inning.
Late offense lifts Padres in pitchers’ duel – AJ Cassavell, MLB.com
Bucs can’t back stingy Anderson vs. SD – Jake Crouse, MLB.com
Postgame Thread MVP