San Francisco Giants podcast with Morris Phillips: Laugher saves Padres from getting swept by Giants

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto who got lit up in his first appearance since getting off the injured list to face the San Diego Padres at Oracle Park in San Francisco talks things over with catcher Buster Posey on Sun May 9, 2021 (AP News photo)

On the Giants podcast with Morris:

#1 The San Diego Padres (19-16) avoided getting swept by the San Francisco Giants (20-14) by winning a laugher 11-1 getting home run help from Fernando Tatis Jr and Frank Cronenworth.

#2 The Padres scored four runs in each of the second and eighth innings help pile on the Giants they even got a two run triple from Trent Grisham in the eighth inning to contribute to the run total.

#3 Giants starter Johnny Cueto who returned from lat tightness in the arm was lit up upon his return from the injured list going just three innings giving up eight hits and three runs.

#4 Things got so rough for the Giants that pitcher Logan Webb came off the bench and came in to pinch hit and was not able to produce a hit.

#5 The Giants in tonight’s game will host the Texas Rangers at Oracle Park to open the series. The Rangers will start Kyle Gibson (3-0 ERA 2.40) the Giants will start Alex Wood (3-0 ERA 1.96)

Join Morris each Monday for the San Francisco Giants podcast at http://www.sportsradioservice.com

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