Padres come through in clutch to defeat Pirates

Padres come through in clutch to defeat Pirates

It got tense, and it had its low points.

But it ended up as a rare victory.

Rare in its result and rare in how it came together.

The Padres, who entered the game with a problem putting the ball in play, did just that in crucial situations on Friday in knocking off the Pirates 3-2 at PNC Park.

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