Nine Padres pitchers blank Cardinals to reach the NLDS

  • San Diego Padres relief pitcher Adrian Morejon works against a St. Louis Cardinals batter during the fourth inning of Game 3 of a National League wild-card baseball series Friday, Oct. 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

  • San Diego Padres’ Fernando Tatis Jr., center, celebrates with teammates after the Padres defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 in Game 3 of a National League wild-card baseball series Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, in San Diego. The Padres won the series and advanced to the Division Series. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

SAN DIEGO — Craig Stammen and eight fellow relievers combined on a four-hitter in a brilliant, record-setting effort that sent the San Diego Padres over the St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 Friday night in the deciding Game 3 of their NL wild-card series.