Game #8 of 35. Cubs beat the Padres 8-7. Record 4-3.
Players who stood out:
SS Starlin Castro went 2-3 with a HR, 1B, BB, 3 runs and 2 rbi.
LF Brian LaHair went 2-3 with a 2B, 1B, BB, run and a rbi.
RF Tyler Colvin went 2-4 with 2 1B, a run and a rbi.
C Robinson Chirinos went 2-2 with a HR, 1B, BB, 2 rbi and a run.
Pitchers Carlos Silva, Carlos Marmol, David Patton, and J.R. Mathes gave up 1 runs together.
Players who stood out but the wrong way:
1B Micah Hoffpaui went 0-2 with a K.
P Jeff Stevens pitch 0.2 innings giving up 1 hit, 3 runs not earned, 1 walk but struck out 1.
P Esmalin Carida pitch 1.1 innings giving up 4 hits, 3 runs not earned and 0 walks but struck out 2.
Tomorrow the Cubs will be right back at it in a split squad game.