Will Venable

The Padres' Alexi Amarista celebrates after hitting the tie-breaking RBI single that lifted San Diego to a 2-1 win over the visiting Dodgers on Saturday. (credit:  Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Amarista’s 10th-Inning Single Sends Padres Past Dodgers, 2-1

Alexi Amarista singled in the winning run with one out in the 10th inning and the San Diego Padres beat the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight time in extra innings, 2-1 Saturday night.


Will Venable #25 of the San Diego Padres, right, is congratulated by Chris Denorfia #13 after hitting a solo home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs at Petco Park on August 23, 2013 in San Diego, California. (credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Padres Rally For 8-6 Win Over Cubs

San Diego’s bullpen gave the Padres a chance, and they made the most of it.