Cleveland Daily Banner
 LATEST NEWS
 Top Stories
 U.S.
  Severe Weather
  Bird Flu
 World
  Castro
  Mideast Crisis
  Iraq
 Business
 Personal Finance
 Technology
 Sports
  Sports Columns
  NASCAR
  Baseball
  College Hoops
  NBA
  NHL
  Tennis
  Golf
 Entertainment
 Health
 Science
 Politics
 Washington
 Offbeat
 Podcasts
 Blogs
 Weather
 Raw News
 NEWS SEARCH
 
 Archive Search
 SPECIAL SECTIONS
 Multimedia Gallery
 AP Video Network
 Today
 in History
 Corrections
Sep 1, 7:26 PM EDT

Spangenberg delivers in MLB debut for Padres


AP Photo
AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi
Sports Video

Interactive
Complete Baseball Coverage
Interactives
Mark McGwire timeline
Steroids in Baseball
How to throw a knuckleball
An interactive looking at Derek Jeter's career
Bonds Multimedia
Bonds & BALCO Timeline
Bonds Breaks Home Run Record
Bonds: Chasing the HR Record
Latest News
Kluber roughed up in 12-1 loss to Tigers

Cahill has another short outing in D-backs loss

Young roughed up, Mariners lose to Athletics

Rockies lose resumption of May suspension

Brewers lose 4-2 to Cubs, fall into second

Buy AP Photo Reprints

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Cory Spangenberg had a two-run single for his first big league hit and Tyson Ross pitched six strong innings to lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday.

Spangenberg, the team's first-round pick in the 2011 draft, had his contract selected from Double-A San Antonio and started at third base. He came up with the bases loaded and one out in the fifth inning and singled to right off reliever Eury De La Rosa for a 3-0 lead.

Spangenberg is the third player in Padres history to have multiple RBIs in his big league debut.

Ross deflected a fifth-inning comebacker by Didi Gregorius with his glove but stayed in the game. In the sixth, after Ross allowed a leadoff single by David Peralta, manager Bud Black and a trainer came out to check on the tall right-hander. Black left Ross in the game. He allowed two more singles, including an RBI hit by Miguel Montero, before striking out the side.

Ross (13-12) allowed six hits, struck out eight and walked two. It was his 14th straight start of going six or more innings and allowing six or fewer hits. He's 7-6 with a 1.93 ERA in that stretch.

Kevin Quackenbush struck out the side in the ninth for his second save in three chances.

Arizona's Trevor Cahill (3-10) went only four-plus innings, allowing three runs and five hits while walking six and striking out five. He departed after allowing Yasmani Grandal's single and Jedd Gyorko's double in the fifth.

TRAINER'S ROOM

Arizona: The Diamondbacks reinstated OF Cody Ross (strained left calf) from the 15-day disabled list and RHP Daniel Hudson (reconstructive elbow surgery) from the 60-day DL. Hudson likely will work in relief. He hasn't pitched for Arizona since June 26, 2012, when he tore the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow against the Braves.

San Diego: The Padres transferred 1B Yonder Alonso (right wrist surgery) and LF Carlos Quentin (bone bruise, left knee) to the 60-day DL to make room on the 40-man roster for September callus RHP Leonel Campos and Spangenberg.

UP NEXT

Arizona: Wade Miley (7-10, 4.30 ERA) has no record and a 3.86 ERA in two starts vs. San Diego this year. He is 1-6 with a 4.96 ERA in 11 career starts against the Padres.

San Diego: Odrisamer Despaigne (3-5, 2.54 ERA) is 1-1 against Diamondbacks this year, including a 5-1 loss at Arizona on Aug. 22.

© 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.