Stults pitched just five innings Tuesday, allowing three runs on six hits and three walks while striking out seven batters in picking up his 12th loss of the year (3-12) in the Padres' 6-0 loss to the Cubs.
Benoit stumbled in his first outing after the trade of Huston Street to the Angels. While completing the top of the ninth inning, Benoit gave up one run on one hit and two walks to go with one strikeout versus the Mets on Friday.
Vincent (shoulder) will be activated from the disabled list in advance of Saturday's game against the Mets. "Nick Vincent will be back tomorrow," said manager Bud Black. "He's had two very solid appearances and is ready to come back."