Ha-seong Kim’s homer, lots of hits lift Padres past Braves

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

ATLANTA — The homer (and some insurance runs) did it this time. It saved the Padres from their first losing streak in nearly a month. It saved Wil Myers from having to lament a costly blunder. It saved Robert Suarez from shouldering the weight of another lost lead. Ha-seong Kim, after a series of long and far outs in the past couple weeks, finally put one where no one could catch it — into the visitors’ bullpen beyond left field — to put the Padres on top for good, and three relievers and four runs in the ninth inning kept them there in an 11-6 victory over the Braves on Friday. Myers also hom…

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