ATLANTA (AP) - Matt Diaz homered in his third straight game,
Jair Jurrjens gave up only one run in seven innings, and the
Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 on Tuesday night in a
matchup of first-place teams.
Diaz drove in three runs with a two-run homer in the fourth and
a run-scoring single in the seventh.
Jason Heyward had three hits, including two doubles, and drove
in a run as the Braves expanded a 2-1 lead in the seventh.
Chris Denorfia hit a second-inning homer for the Padres, but
Jurrjens (3-3) gave up only two hits over his last five innings.
Padres second baseman David Eckstein left the game with a right
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