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.
Wednesday: Did not play in a 3-1 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers.
Thursday: Popped out as a pinch-hitter during the fifth inning of a 4-2 loss to Milwaukee.
Friday: The Padres will open a series at home against the Diamondbacks at 10:10 p.m. Taijuan Walker (3-3, 3.91) is Arizona’s scheduled starter. Szczur has not faced him.
Stats: Szczur is hitting .238 (10 for 42) with one home run, four runs scored and six RBIs in 23 games.
— Press staff reports