The race for the title in the NL West is currently dominated by all things California—except San Diego.
Jesus Guzman drove in three runs, including the go-ahead run in a six-run eighth inning, as the San Diego Padres avoided a three-game sweep with an 8-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday.
Relieved? A little. Rejuvenated? You bet.
“I don’t think there was a monkey on my back,” Mat Latos insisted after snapping a personal 10-game losing streak in the San Diego Padres’ 8-2 win over the slumping Colorado Rockies on Sunday.
Aaron Harang pitched two perfect innings in his spring debut for San Diego, and Will Venable hit a three-run homer in the Padres’ 7-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday.