San Diego snaps its two-game losing streak with the 6-5 win.
Ex-SDSU star Stephen Strasburg held the Padres to two hits over six innings in the Nationals' 8-3 win.
The Padres will conduct a Salute to Veterans at Sunday's game.
San Diego Padres beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-3 Friday night.
San Diego completed a three-game sweep with the win.
The outfielder was traded to Texas in exchange for catcher Marcus Greene Jr. and a player to be named later.