Padres look to stop 3-game losing streak against Pirates
San Diego; Thursday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: San Diego enters the game as losers of their last three games.
The Padres are 10-11 in home games. San Diego has hit 62 home runs this season, seventh in the MLB. Franmil Reyes leads the club with 12, averaging one every 11.3 at-bats.
The Pirates are 12-10 on the road. The Pittsburgh pitching staff owns a team ERA of 4.50, Joe Musgrove leads the staff with a mark of 3.97. This is the first game between these teams in 2019.
TOP PERFORMERS: Hunter Renfroe leads the Padres with 19 extra base hits and is batting .225. Reyes is 12-for-41 with two doubles, four home runs and nine RBIs over the last 10 games for San Diego.
LAST 10 GAMES: Padres: 4-6, .247 batting average, 5.34 ERA, outscored by 11 runs
Pirates: 6-4, .277 batting average, 6.33 ERA, outscored by 18 runs
Padres Injuries: Trey Wingenter: 10-day IL (shoulder), Garrett Richards: 60-day IL (elbow), Jacob Nix: 60-day IL (elbow), Aaron Loup: 10-day IL (elbow), Dinelson Lamet: 60-day IL (elbow), Brett Kennedy: 60-day IL (shoulder), Miguel Diaz: 60-day IL (knee), Jose Castillo: 60-day IL (hip), Travis Jankowski: 60-day IL (foot), Franchy Cordero: 10-day IL (elbow), Fernando Tatis Jr.: 10-day IL (hamstring), Jose Pirela: 10-day IL (oblique), Francisco Mejia: 10-day IL (knee).
Pirates Injuries: Jameson Taillon: 60-day IL (elbow), Edgar Santana: 60-day IL (elbow), Chad Kuhl: 60-day IL (elbow), Keone Kela: 10-day IL (shoulder), Nick Burdi: 60-day IL (biceps), Corey Dickerson: 10-day IL (shoulder), Lonnie Chisenhall: 10-day IL (finger), Jung Ho Kang: 10-day IL (side), Erik Gonzalez: 60-day IL (collarbone), Jacob Stallings: 10-day IL (neck).