San Diego Padres
Wil Myers’ three-run homer in the seventh innings was the difference.
James Shields opposes Jason Hammel this afternoon at Wrigley Field.
So when you look at the roster right now, there aren’t many young, inexperienced players who have a chance to make a big impact on the Padres in 2015. One name that does come to mind, however, is pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne.
Just because Addison Russell’s in the pipeline doesn’t mean Castro doesn’t have a role in the long term.
James Shields allowed three hits in three scoreless innings, and Jedd Gyorko hit a three-run homer in a five-run first inning against Jeff Samardzija.
Jose Quintana carried a shutout in the fifth but wound up allowing four runs and eight hits in 4 1-3 innings.
James Shields pitched five no-hit innings, and Tommy Medica hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth as the Padres won 6-1.
Lester hadn’t allowed a run in his first two spring starts. On Monday, he was charged with six runs before leaving with one out in the fourth.
Cubs starter Edwin Jackson allowed four runs, all unearned because of two errors, but was hit hard.
Carlos Rodon threw two scoreless innings.
Shields instead signed a four-year deal with the Padres.
The Cubs reportedly offered Shields a three-year deal.
Chicago’s 40-man roster now sits at 38 players.
Tommy Medica hit a go-ahead RBI double in the fifth inning, Ian Kennedy pitched six strong innings, and the San Diego Padres beat the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Wednesday night.
Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs and Kyle Hendricks pitched seven innings in his return from the minor leagues on Tuesday night, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-0 victory over the San Diego Padres that snapped their five-game losing streak.
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