Padres 2, Giants 0
SAN DIEGO — Alexi Amarista hit a solo homer to help Eric Stults end a long skid and the Padres win their season-high fifth in a row. Stults won for the first time since 9-3 over Miami on May 10, a span of nine starts. He had taken the loss in his past six starts. San Francisco continued to freefall with its 18th loss in 23 games. It is 5-18 since June 9, worst in the majors, to fall out of first in the West. It was the third time in five games the Giants have been shut out.