Padres snap Giants ten game winning streak with 10-0 romp


The Giants longest winning streak in nearly two decades came to a crashing end Thursday afternoon, getting blasted 10-0 by San Diego behind six commanding innings from Blake Snell.

Manny Machado gets congratulated by Fernando Tatis Jr. following his three run homer in the first inning Thursday afternoon during the Padres 10-0 win over San Francisco at Oracle Park.

The Padres jumped out to a quick 3–0 lead in the top of the first on a three run home run by Gary Sanchez, and Manny Machado extended the lead to 6-0 in the third with another three run shot off of San Francisco starter and loser Alex Wood (2-2, 5.17).

The loss snapped the Giants ten game winning streak, their longest since the 2004 season.

Snell (4-6, 3.22) was masterful for the Padres, only allowing three singles on the way to his third consecutive win.

Blake Snell delivers a pitch against the Giants Thursday afternoon during a six shutout inning performance as San Diego snapped San Francisco’s ten game winning streak with a 10-0 victory.

The Giants return to action tomorrow with a 7:15 PM game against The first place Arizona Diamondbacks. Logan Webb, (6-6, 3.11) is scheduled to take the mound for San Francisco against the Zach Davis (1-3, 7.11) in the opener of the three-game series.

About Daniel Gluskoter

Daniel Gluskoter is the Martinez Tribune's national music and sports editor and a Bay Area photojournalist who's work has been featured in Rolling Stone, Time Magazine and Sports Illustrated. He covered the 2008 Presidential campaign as a correspondent for United Press International and has travelled worldwide covering events ranging from numerous Super Bowls and Olympics to Live Aid and the Grammys.

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