Padres beat Cardinals like a million to three

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Final - 4.2.2011 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Diego Padres 0 2 0 1 6 0 0 0 2 11 9 1
St. Louis Cardinals 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 1
WP: Clayton Richard (1 - 0)
LP: Jake Westbrook (0 - 1)

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And you all were doubting the cats in the GameThread. For shame.

Two days after squeezing out a win in extras at St Louis, the Padres demonstrated that they have the capability of winning a game here and there in convincing manner. After a shaky start, the team settled in and dropped half a dozen runs on the Cards in the 5th and just held it the f_ck down the rest of the time.


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Nick Hundley, who I somehow completely forgot all about in my season preview, has started the season off on a tear. Chase Headley likewise is doing some damage. Killa Cam Maybin looks good.

Somebody else can talk about small sample size, but two in a row against the Cardinals? That's what I'm talkin' about.

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