SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez homered and drove in three runs, helping the San Diego Padres beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 Wednesday.
Wade Leblanc (2-1) pitched a career-high seven innings to win his second straight start. Oscar Salazar also homered for the Padres, who have won 10 of their last 13 series.
Andres Torres hit a two-run homer for the Giants. The NL Wild-Card contenders have lost three of their last four.
Barry Zito (9-12) gave up three runs on six hits over five innings. He walked two and struck out two.
Gonzalez hit his 37th home run, a two-run shot in the third, to establish a career-high.
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