The Hangover 2021 – Games 48-51
Padres vs Milwaukee Brewers @ American Family Field
May 24-27, 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, Brewers 5
Winning Pitcher: Brandon Woodruff (3-2, 1.41)
Losing Pitcher: Blake Snell (1-1, 4.50)
Save: Josh Hader (11)
The Padres (30-18) were defeated by the Milwaukee Brewers (24-23) in the first game of four at American Family Field by a score of 5-3. Blake Snell (1-1, 4.50) gave up five runs on five hits and three walks with seven strikeouts in three and two-thirds innings. Manny Piña hit a two-run home run in the second inning. In the fourth inning, Avisaíl García hit a solo home run and Keston Hiura & Willy Adames scored on Kolten Wong‘s single.
Brandon Woodruff (3-2, 1.41) threw seven scoreless innings on three hits and no walks while striking out eight. Tommy Pham hit a two-run home run with Jurickson Profar on base and Jake Cronenworth scored on a double by Eric Hosmer in the ninth inning.
Padres rally in 9th vs Brews stalls, 9-game win streak ends – Andrew Wagner, Associated Press
Winning streak snapped as rally falls short – AJ Cassavell, MLB.com
Woodruff deals, bats awaken in win over SD – Adam McCalvy, MLB.com