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Randy Choate

Padres score 7 runs in 7th in 8-0 win over Cardinals

SAN DIEGO The most striking item in the box score of the Cardinals game with the San Diego Padres at sold-out Petco Park Saturday night probably will be the seven runs the Cardinals relievers allowed to score in the seventh inning, spoiling a strong outing by starter Carlos Martinez. But, don't overlook that strikeout total by Cardinals batters. Sixteen of them went down on strikes Peter Bourjos actually legged his out to reach base safely and six of those came with men in scoring position as the Cardinals bowed to the Padres, 8-0. The Padres, the only team in the National League with a winning record against the Cardinals, have won four of six from them with only Sunday's game...

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