San Diego, CA (Sports Network) - Jason Marquis pitched six solid innings while
Jesus Guzman was hit by a pitch to force in the winning run as the San Diego
Padres took a 4-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals to open a three-game
Marquis (6-2) gave up just two runs -- one earned -- on three hits with four
walks and three strikeouts to win his fifth straight start for the Padres, who
have won three straight and five of seven. Will Venable hit a solo home run
while Chris Denorfia went 3-for-4 with an RBI.
Shelby Miller (5-3) gave up three runs on five hits in 5 2/3 innings for the
Cardinals, who had won five of seven coming into the game. Yadier Molina and
Carlos Beltran each scored a run in the loss.
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