San Diego Padres' Adrian Gonzalez is congratulated by Chase Headley after Gonzalez hit a solo home run off Washington Nationals pitcher Odalis Perez during the sixth inning.
By Tom Krasovic
UNION-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER
WASHINGTON – This just in from Nationals manager Manny Acta. "Hey, the Padres are a major league team," Acta said Sunday.
If that hasn't been clear to others this year, it has been painfully obvious to Acta's woebegone Nationals, who again were no match for the Padres.