Joaquin Benoit News Archive
Benoit didn't allow a run while striking out one batter in one inning to get the win in the Padres' 2-1 victory over the Mets on Sunday.
Benoit stumbled in his first outing after the trade of Huston Street to the Angels. While completing the top of the ninth inning, Benoit gave up one run on one hit and two walks to go with one strikeout versus the Mets on Friday.
Benoit will likely assume the Padres' closer role following the trade of Huston Street to the Angels on Friday night.
Benoit took the loss Wednesday after giving up three runs on three hits in the eighth inning against the Rockies.
Benoit extended his streak of scoreless appearances to 16 games Sunday against the Diamondbacks.