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Friars remain in first
Diamondbacks 8, Padres 2
Josh Bard connects on his eighth homer of the year in the second. (Denis Poroy/AP)
David Wells kept the Padres in the game despite allowing 11 hits, but Jon Adkins and Scott Cassidy couldn't contain the D-Backs. Josh Bard's homer and Adrian Gonzalez's RBI single accounted for San Diego's lone runs, but the Friars stayed in first place, thanks to the Dodgers' loss.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: September 20, 2006
ARI
Arizona (72-79)
Won 1
Arizona 8, San Diego 2   SD
San Diego (79-72)
Lost 1
September 20, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Arizona
0 1 2 0 0 0 5 0 0   8 18 1
San Diego
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0   2 8 1
Standings thru 9/20/06  |  Gameday  |  Diamondbacks Stats  |  Padres Stats
ArizonaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Young, CF6010036.250
Hudson, 2B5110101.290
Gonzalez, L, LF6230003.279
Byrnes, RF4222101.272
Jackson, 1B5131001.285
Estrada, C5131003.306
Easley, 3B3010012.231
  a-Tracy, PH-3B1111100.278
Callaspo, SS5033002.300
Gonzalez, Ed, P4000025.125
  Choate, P0000000.000
  b-Hairston, PH1000012.429
  Medders, P0000000.000
Totals4581883726 

a-Walked for Easley in the 7th. b-Struck out for Choate in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Gonzalez, L (52, Wells), Tracy (39, Seanez).
3B: Callaspo (1, Cassidy).
TB: Young; Hudson; Gonzalez, L 4; Byrnes 2; Jackson 3; Estrada 3; Easley; Tracy 2; Callaspo 5.
RBI: Estrada (70), Byrnes 2 (71), Jackson (71), Tracy (77), Callaspo 3 (5).
2-out RBI: Byrnes 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Callaspo; Byrnes; Young 3; Estrada; Gonzalez, L 2.
GIDP: Hudson.
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING
SB: Byrnes (22, 3rd base off Wells/Bard).

FIELDING
E: Callaspo (1, throw).
DP: (Callaspo-Hudson-Jackson).

 
San DiegoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Roberts, LF3000001.295
  b-Johnson, PH-LF2000012.246
Giles, RF4010010.269
Walker, 2B3010001.284
  c-Barfield, PH-2B1110000.283
Gonzalez, 1B4021001.299
Bard, C4111014.318
Cameron, CF3010102.266
Branyan, 3B4010012.223
Blum, SS4000014.256
Wells, P2000001.250
  Adkins, P0000000.000
  Cassidy, P0000000.000
  a-Sledge, PH1000001.241
  Sweeney, P0000000.000
  Seanez, P0000000.000
  d-Klesko, PH0000100.000
Totals352822519 

a-Grounded out for Cassidy in the 7th. b-Flied out for Roberts in the 8th. c-Doubled for Walker in the 8th. d-Walked for Seanez in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Giles (33, Gonzalez, Ed), Barfield (32, Choate).
HR: Bard (8, 2nd inning off Gonzalez, Ed, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Giles 2; Walker; Barfield 2; Gonzalez 2; Bard 4; Cameron; Branyan.
RBI: Bard (36), Gonzalez (76).
2-out RBI: Gonzalez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bard; Sledge; Johnson.
GIDP: Cameron.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Cameron (24, 2nd base off Gonzalez, Ed/Estrada), Giles (9, 3rd base off Gonzalez, Ed/Estrada).

FIELDING
E: Branyan (8, throw).
DP: (Blum-Walker-Gonzalez).

 
ArizonaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Gonzalez, Ed (W, 2-3)7.06110314.41
Choate 1.02110004.26
Medders 1.00002203.75
 
San DiegoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wells (L, 2-5)6.111441504.80
Adkins 0.02431004.03
Cassidy 0.21000102.59
Sweeney 1.02000003.31
Seanez 1.02001105.02

Adkins pitched to 4 batters in the 7th.

Pitches-strikes: Gonzalez, Ed 97-67, Choate 13-11, Medders 25-11, Wells 97-66, Adkins 13-6, Cassidy 12-9, Sweeney 26-15, Seanez 31-16.
Ground outs-fly outs: Gonzalez, Ed 9-9, Choate 1-2, Medders 1-0, Wells 9-5, Adkins 0-0, Cassidy 1-0, Sweeney 2-1, Seanez 1-1.
Batters faced: Gonzalez, Ed 27, Choate 5, Medders 5, Wells 30, Adkins 4, Cassidy 3, Sweeney 5, Seanez 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Adkins 1-1, Cassidy 3-3.
Umpires: HP: Lance Barksdale. 1B: Dale Scott. 2B: Ron Kulpa. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 67 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Out to RF.
T: 3:04.
Att: 34,129.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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