All-Star catcher Brian McCann homered and drove in three runs to help the Atlanta Braves rout the San Diego Padres 12-3 on Sunday in the rubber game of the three-game series.
McCann extended his on-base streak to eight straight over the last two games.That includes three walks Saturday night and a walk and hit batsman along with his 3-for-3 on Sunday.
The Braves went into the break at 45-50, 6½ games behind the
Phillies in the NL East.
Rookie Jorge Campillo tossed six strong innings to even his record at
4-4. He had to leave the game in the top of the seventh when he fouled a pitch off his left foot.