THESHOW
PITTSBURGH PIRATES AT SAN DIEGO PADRES
07/05/2026
 
THESHOW
PITTSBURGH PIRATES AT SAN DIEGO PADRES
GAME ID: 1833 - SUNDAY, JULY 5TH, 2026 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates (42-42) 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 10 4
San Diego Padres (50-36) 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 X 5 5 2
Padres Prevail, 5-3, Over Pittsburgh
San Diego Padres starter Pete Hale was definitely locked-in. He led his team to a win over the Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-3. Dusty Jennings got the save, his 2nd in 2 chances. San Diego has now won 8 straight.

With two out in the bottom of the fifth, António Valenzuela stroked a go-ahead 2-run single. It was his 64th hit of the season and put San Diego in front, 4-3.

"Feels good to get the job done," Hale said after the game.
PITTSBURGH BATTING LINESCORE SAN DIEGO BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
B. Aldridge 2B 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .259 10 40
I. Flores CF 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .270 19 44
R. Rxo RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .255 8 30
D. García LF 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .227 10 31
Z. Collins 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .250 12 35
J. Garza 3B 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .255 8 37
I. Cortéz SS 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .227 1 13
L. Fox C 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .260 2 8
J. Blanca P 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 .192 0 4
   R. Smith P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   a-S. Hawkins PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .165 2 7
Totals 37 3 10 3 0 12 14      
a - S. Hawkins pinch hit for R. Smith in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: R. Rxo (14, 5th Inning off P. Hale, 2 on, 1 out)
Triples: I. Flores (5, 7th Inning off G. Kowalchuk, 0 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: I. Cortéz (1, 4th Inning off P. Hale, 1 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: B. Aldridge , J. Garza , L. Fox , I. Cortéz 5 , R. Rxo 2 , Z. Collins , I. Flores 5
2-out RBI: I. Cortéz
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: , R. Rxo 2 , Z. Collins
GIDP: B. Aldridge
Team LOB: 6

BASERUNNING
SB: J. Garza (6)

FIELDING
Errors: D. García (1) , J. Garza 2 (7) , L. Fox (1)
Double Plays: 1 (Garza-Aldridge-Collins)
PB: L. Fox 4
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Apodaca LF 3 3 2 0 1 0 2 .285 1 25
C. Moran 3B 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .270 8 40
T. Garza CF 3 0 0 0 1 1 5 .297 22 59
A. Valenzuela C 4 0 1 2 0 1 4 .238 10 35
D. Reese 1B 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 .259 26 51
M. Gusmán SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .266 11 45
D. Vallee RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .313 13 39
   c-J. Richardson RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .196 0 5
R. St. John 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .263 4 14
P. Hale P 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 .306 1 3
   a-K. Brown PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .291 0 6
   G. Kowalchuk P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   b-K. Miller PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .262 1 1
   D. Jennings P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
Totals 29 5 5 4 7 6 20      
a - K. Brown pinch hit for P. Hale in the 6th
b - K. Miller pinch hit for G. Kowalchuk in the 8th
c - J. Richardson substituted for D. Vallee in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: R. St. John (5, 5th Inning off J. Blanca, 0 on, 0 outs) J. Apodaca (26, 7th Inning off J. Blanca, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: R. St. John 2 , J. Apodaca 3 , A. Valenzuela , M. Gusmán
2-out RBI: A. Valenzuela , M. Gusmán
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: A. Valenzuela , M. Gusmán , D. Reese
GIDP: J. Apodaca
Sac Bunt: J. Apodaca
Team LOB: 7

BASERUNNING
SB: R. St. John (10) , J. Apodaca 2 (39) , T. Garza (31)

FIELDING
Errors: A. Valenzuela (7) , D. Reese (6)
Double Plays: 1 (Gusmán-St. John-Reese)
PITTSBURGH PITCHING LINESCORE SAN DIEGO PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
J. Blanca L (6-3) 6.2 5 5 3 4 6 0 92 58 3.17   
R. Smith 1.1 0 0 0 3 0 0 24 11 1.45   
PITCHING
Game Score: J. Blanca 50
Batters Faced: J. Blanca 31, R. Smith 6
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. Blanca 6-8, R. Smith 1-2
Pitches - Strikes: J. Blanca 92-58, R. Smith 24-11
Inherited Runners - Scored: R. Smith 1-0
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
P. Hale W (12-5) 6.0 7 3 2 0 9 1 99 65 4.11   
G. Kowalchuk H (10) 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 21 16 3.05   
D. Jennings SV (2) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 8 7 2.79   
PITCHING
Game Score: P. Hale 57
Batters Faced: P. Hale 26, G. Kowalchuk 7, D. Jennings 4
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: P. Hale 4-5, G. Kowalchuk 2-2, D. Jennings 1-0
Pitches - Strikes: P. Hale 99-65, G. Kowalchuk 21-16, D. Jennings 8-7
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Pete Hale
Ballpark: PETCO Park
Weather: Clear skies (80 degrees), wind blowing out to center at 6 mph
Start Time: 1:10 PM EST
Time: 2:58
Attendance: 32048
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