Cubs Fall to Padres

San Diego 13, Chicago 7

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    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo, left, steals third on San Diego Padres starting pitcher Edinson Volquez as third baseman Chase Headley covers the base during the first inning.

    Carlos Quentin homered and drove in three runs and the San Diego Padres battered Cubs starter Edwin Jackson in a 13-7 win over Chicago on Tuesday night.

    Edinson Volquez (2-3) was good enough to beat the Cubs for the fifth time in his career, working 5 2-3 innings and allowing four runs while striking out three in his first outing against Chicago while with San Diego. Volquez is 5-0 in seven career starts against the Cubs, including 3-0 at Wrigley Field.

    Quentin was 3 for 4 with the home run and two doubles. He is 34 for 101 (.337) with nine homers against the Cubs in his career.

    Jackson (0-4) went 4 2-3 innings, giving up 11 hits and eight runs.