Jun 7, 2021; San Diego, California, USA; San Diego Padres third baseman Manny Machado (13) gestures after hitting a house run towards the Chicago Cubs throughout the eighth inning at Petco Park. Obligatory Credit score: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports activities
June 8, 2021
Manny Machado and Brian O’Grady every homered and drove in three runs Monday night time because the San Diego Padres defeated the visiting Chicago Cubs 9-4.
Machado had two sacrifice flies earlier than triggering a three-run eighth with a leadoff homer — after Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo dropped his foul popup for an error — towards Chicago reliever Cory Abbott.
O’Grady, who was known as up from Triple-A El Paso earlier within the day, hit a two-run homer off Cubs starter Adbert Alzolay within the third, and he doubled dwelling the Padres’ closing run within the eighth.
Ryan Weathers (3-2) picked up the win regardless of permitting three runs on 5 hits in 5 innings. He walked one and struck out 4. Alzolay (4-5) gave up 4 runs on 5 hits and 5 walks in three-plus innings. The Cubs misplaced for the fourth time in 5 video games since they swept the Padres in a three-game sequence early final week.
Pink Sox 5, Marlins 3
Christian Arroyo amassed two hits, two runs and two RBIs, main host Boston over Miami. The Marlins misplaced for the ninth time in 10 video games, stranding 14 runners, together with at the very least two in six totally different innings.
The Pink Sox gained their fifth consecutive sport, thanks largely to the highest three hitters within the batting order. Arroyo, Alex Verdugo and Xander Bogaerts mixed for six of Boston’s 10 hits.
Nick Pivetta gave manner after 4 2/3 innings with a excessive pitch depend, however 5 Pink Sox relievers mixed to carry Miami to at least one run over 4 1/3 innings. Hirokazu Sawamura (2-0) earned the win by throwing 1 1/3 scoreless frames. Adam Ottavino bought the ultimate 4 outs for his third save of the season.
Angels 8, Royals 3
Los Angeles scored 4 runs within the first inning and cruised previous Kansas Metropolis in Anaheim, Calif., offering a not-so-warm welcome to extremely touted Royals pitcher Jackson Kowar.
Kowar was making his main league debut after pitching impressively at Triple-A Omaha this season — 5-0 with a 0.85 ERA in six begins. He recorded simply two outs, gave up three hits, walked two and threw three wild pitches. Angels starter Dylan Bundy (1-6) surrendered two runs on six hits in 5 2/3 innings. Bundy fanned two with out issuing a stroll.
Max Stassi led the Angels’ offense with a single, a double, a homer, three runs and three RBIs. Hunter Dozier had three hits for Kansas Metropolis.
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