SAN DIEGO (AP) — Austin Nola hit a shuffle-forward single in the seventh inning, lifting the San Diego Padres over Miami 6-5 Tuesday evening and sending the Marlins to their fifth straight loss.
Nola had two hits and two RBIs. He prolonged his hitting lumber to a occupation-simplest nine games.
“To be in a position to procure thru one of those bullpen games is enormous,” Nola talked about.
With the procure tied 5-all and Adam Frazier on second heinous with two outs, Nola hit a titillating single to left discipline against Richard Bleier (2-2).
“The manner Nola is swinging the bat, defensively, all those things, he’s doing a colossal job,” Padres manager Jayce Tingler talked about. “The guys on the underside of the reveal are doing a colossal job both getting on or driving in runs.”
Mark Melancon got the last out of the eighth, worked around a leadoff double in the ninth and notched his MLB-leading 34th build.
Pierce Johnson (3-2) got the win in relief.
“We continue to play factual solid, in reality appropriate baseball. Each evening it has been a bit bit completely different,” Tingler talked about of San Diego’s four-game winning lumber. “We got down early however we answered assist in the main couple of innings and got staunch assist in the game.”
The Marlins, quiet missing manager Don Mattingly after he examined constructive for COVID-19, beget dropped six straight on the motorway.
The Padres began middle reliever Craig Stammen in a game that will perchance perchance presumably feature eight San Diego pitchers.
“I scheme I made some appropriate pitches,” Stammen talked about. “Unfortunately the main inning didn’t shuffle as I had deliberate it.”
Lewis Brinson hit an RBI single and Jorge Alfaro had a two-flee double to build aside Miami forward 3-0 in the main.
Jake Cronenworth and Nola hit RBI doubles in the underside half off Braxton Garrett.
“Garrett has some in reality appropriate stuff,” Nola talked about. “He’s an extraordinarily appropriate pitcher.”
Miami tacked on a flee in the second when Miguel Rojas singled dwelling Magneuris Sierra, who led off with a double. Stammen lasted entirely two innings, giving up four runs and 6 hits.
San Diego scored twice in the fourth for a 5-4 lead, chasing Garrett.
Rojas hit an RBI double in the seventh that made it 5-all.
Eric Hosmer had two hits and is 23 for 54 (.426) at Petco Park since the beginning of July. That’s the very excellent batting common in the majors at dwelling since July 1 for gamers with as a minimum 50 plate appearances.
Marlins: RHP Elieser Hernandez (staunch quad strain) threw 62 pitches over 5 innings in his third rehab start, second for Triple-A Jacksonville. He’s anticipated assist in mid-August. … 2B Jazz Chisholm Jr. (flu-love symptoms) is headed assist to Miami, according to acting manager James Rowson. Chisholm was scratched from the sequence finale against the Colorado Rockies on Sunday and didn’t invent the day out to San Diego.
Padres: All-Star SS Fernando Tatis Jr. (partly separated left shoulder) was eligible to advance off the IL on Tuesday however manager Jayce Tingler talked about the critical particular person is “quiet a ways away” and that there’s no such thing as a timeline. Tatis continues to finish work in the outfield in anticipation of a issue trade when he comes assist. “He’s progressing effectively, bouncing assist effectively and in a position to finish a bit bit more day to day,” Tingler talked about. … RHP Dinelson Lamet (staunch forearm inflammation) threw 20 pitches and the subsequent step will seemingly be one other rehab project, one other live bullpen session or “or be activated and shuffle.”… Reliever Drew Pomeranz came out in the eighth inning with the trainer with forearm tightness. Tingler talked about Pomeranz will seemingly be day-to-day.
Marlins: RHP Sandy Alcantara (6-10, 3.70) takes the hill in a Wednesday afternoon game.
Padres: LHP Ryan Weathers (4-4, 4.26) starts in the finale of the three-game sequence.
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