Miami, FL (Sports Network) - The San Diego Padres utilized spacious Marlins
Park to top the Miami Marlins, 9-2, in the opener of a four-game set.
Logan Forsythe led San Diego's offensive barrage. He had three hits including
a two-run home run.
Will Venable knocked in three runs on three hits.
Edinson Volquez (6-6) capitalized on the run support to earn the win. The
right-hander gave up two runs on seven hits and struck out eight in six
The Padres roughed up Ricky Nolasco (4-8) for six runs -- five earned -- on 11
hits in five-plus innings. Eleven of the 19 balls put in play against Nolasco
turned into hits.
Giancarlo Stanton doubled in a run and scored another for Miami, which ended
its three-game winning streak.
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