Matt Szczur, 27, is a 2007 Lower Cape May Regional High School graduate from Lower Township. He earned a World Series championship ring with the 2016 Cubs and was traded May 8 to the San Diego Padres.
Thursday: Popped out as a pinch-hitter during the fifth inning of a 4-2 loss to Milwaukee.
Friday: Went 0 for 1 as a pinch hitter in the Padres’ 10-1 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Saturday: The teams will play at 10:10 p.m. Left-hander Robbie Ray (2-3, 4.57) is scheduled to start for the Diamondbacks. Szczur has not faced him.
Stats: Szczur is hitting .233 (10 for 43) with one home run, four runs scored and six RBIs in 24 games.
— Press staff reports