Posted April 04, 2013 on AP on Fox
Jedd Gyorko doubled in the go-ahead run in the fourth inning for his first major league RBI, and the San Diego Padres beat the New York Mets 2-1 Thursday for their first win of the season. Eric Stults (1-0) and five relievers combined on a five-hitter and struck out 14 for the Padres, who had not led in their first two games. Mets starter Dillon Gee (0-1) returned from shoulder surgery last summer and was nearly as sharp. He opened with a walk, then retired 10 in a row and wound up giving up three hits in 6 1-3 innings. Stults, who beat the Mets seven years ago for the Los Angeles Dodgers for his first big league win, made an opening-day roster for the first time. The 33-year-old left-hander had only one 1-2-3 inning but kept escaping trouble. He allowed three hits in five shutout innings, walked two and struck out seven - including four looking. Brad Brach, Joe Thatcher, Dale Thayer, Luke Gregerson and Huston Street followed. John Buck drove Street's first pitch off the facing ...
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