San Diego Padres’ Wil Myers, right, celebrates with Tommy Pham after hitting a three-run home run during the fourth inning of the team’s baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Tuesday, July 6, 2021, in San Diego.
By: Bernie Wilson, AP Sports Writer
Posted at 6:38 AM, Jul 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-07 09:38:34-04
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Wil Myers hit a three-run homer and had five RBIs, and Manny Machado celebrated his 29th birthday with three hits and three runs for the San Diego Padres, who beat the Washington Nationals 7-4.
Machado singled in the go-ahead run during the three-run fifth and also had two doubles.
Myers homered to right-center off Erick Fedde for a 3-0 lead with no outs in the fourth inning. It was his 10th.
Machado was aboard on a leadoff double and Eric Hosmer on a single.
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