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Cunningham's slam carries Padres over Blue Jays

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Aaron Cunningham hit his first career grand slam and Mat Latos outpitched Brett Cecil to carry the San Diego Padres to an 8-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.It was the first hit as a Padre for Cunningham, who was called up from Triple-A Portland on Friday after Matt Stairs went on the disabled list. Cunningham doubled in his next at-bat.Latos (7-4) retired the first 11 Toronto batters before allowing four straight Blue Jays to reach base during a two-run rally in the fourth. Latos allowed two runs and four hits in 6 2-3 innings, struck out seven and walked one. He and three relievers combined on a five-hitter.Latos is 6-1 with a 2.05 ERA in his last eight starts.Cecil (7-3) had his five-start winning streak snapped. He allowed five runs and seven hits in six innings. It was the second time in 11 starts he's allowed more than four runs.Cunningham, who played parts of the last two seasons for Oakland, hit his slam to center field on an 0-1 pitch from Cec...

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