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All About Burroughs, Greene …and Payton

Greene scores three times

Sean Burroughs and Khalil Greene were the primary sources of offense on opening night at Petco Park for the San Diego Padres. Burroughs had three RBI's, Greene went perfect on the night, including throwing a runner out at home and Payton stole a home run away from Barry Bonds. Just another opener at Petco Park. After Thursday, the team will need its day off on Friday.

A ground rule double off the bat of Sean Burroughs scored the first Petco run. Khalil Greene came around to score for the first time. In the ninth, Greene would again score on a Burroughs hit, but it was his time at the dish that was truly impressive. Burroughs faced eleven pitches from Matt Herges and finally caught the one he wanted, a hanging changeup that he singled up the middle to score... Recommended Stories

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