Giants finish at .500 for 1st time, top playoff-bound Padres


              San Diego Padres third baseman Brandon Dixon attempts to throw out San Francisco Giants' Austin Slater at first base in the second inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in San Diego. Slater was safe at first on the play. (AP Photo/Derrick Tuskan)
            
              San Diego Padres starting pitcher Craig Stammen winds up against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Derrick Tuskan)
            
              San Francisco Giants starting pitcher John Brebbia winds up against the San Diego Padres in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Derrick Tuskan)
            San Francisco Giants' Ford Proctor heads home to score on a single hit by LaMonte Wade Jr. against the San Diego Padres in the fourth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Derrick Tuskan) San Francisco Giants' Mike Yastrzemski watches his RBI sacrifice fly against the San Diego Padres during the fourth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Derrick Tuskan) San Francisco Giants' David Villar, right, is congratulated by third base coach Mark Hallberg as he rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run against the San Diego Padres in the fourth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Derrick Tuskan) San Francisco Giants' David Villar runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run against the San Diego Padres in the fourth inningof a baseball game, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Derrick Tuskan)