Sometimes things get a little fuzzy during a Sunday afternoon at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.
The Padres (9-16) scored fewer runs than
Clayton Kershaw the Los Angeles Dodgers (13-13), 1-0, to drop the series finale at Dodger Stadium yesterday. Denying the Padres their sweet revenge of a sweep and forcing them back to San Diego with kissing their sister with a series win.
Clayton Kershaw (3-1, 1.96) pitched a complete game shutout, allowing just three hits and no walks while striking out fourteen. The closest the Friars came to scoring a run came in the seventh on back-to-back singles by Wil Myers and Matt Kemp. But, Melvin Upton Jr. struck out and Derek Norris flied out to end the threat.
Drew Pomeranz (2-3, 2.48) gave up the one run on three hits and a walk with five strikeouts over seven innings pitched. Kershaw knocked in A.J. Ellis with a single in the third inning.
What are you gonna do? It happens.
Tonight at 7:10pm PDT, James Shields (0-4, 3.55) takes the mound against Jon Gray (0-0, 11.42) in the opener, as the Colorado Rockies (12-12) come to Petco Park for three games.
Sometimes things get a little fuzzy during an evening at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.
The Padres (0-3) scored fewer runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (3-0), 7-0.
Andrew Cashner (0-1, 11.25)?
Kenta Maeda (1-0, 0.00), along with a home run in his just his second Major League at-bat?
The Padres now are the first team in MLB history to get shutout in the first three games of the season?
Just read the other recaps below. I’m not writing anything more about this crap.
The Padres (thankfully) have today off as they travel to Denver for three games against the Colorado Rockies (2-1). Colin Rea (0-0, 9.00) gets the start Friday afternoon versus Jordan Lyles at 1:10pm PDT.
Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after spending an evening at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.
The Padres (74-86) scored fewer runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (90-70), 6-2, last night in the first of three games at Dodger Stadium.
Casey Kelly (0-2, 7.94) gave up six runs (three earned) in four and a third innings on eight hits and two walk while striking out three. The Dodgers scored five runs in the third inning, and it looked like this:
The Dodgers added one more in the fifth inning on a Justin Turner single to score Howie Kendrick.
Alex Wood (12-12, 3.84) pitched seven innings while allowing two runs on five hits, one walk, and striking out four. Jedd Gyorko led off the seventh inning with a single and Melvin Upton Jr. followed with a double. Alexi Amarista‘s ground out scored Gyorko, and Cody Decker, getting his first start in the Major Leagues, hit a sacrifice fly to score Upton Jr for his first Major League RBI.
Robbie Erlin (1-1, 6.30) gets the start tonight against Zack Greinke (18-3, 1.68) in the second to last game of the 2015 season. First pitch is scheduled for 6:10pm PDT.
Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.
The Padres (31-32) scored fewer runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (36-25) last night, 4-3, in the first of three games at Petco Park in a battle of the bullpens.
Odrisamer Despaigne (3-4, 4.38) pitched six and a third innings, allowing two runs on six hits and a walk with five strikeouts. Adrian Gonzalez was ejected in the seventh inning for arguing balls and strikes, but not before getting the first RBI of the game with a single in the third inning. A.J. Ellis knocked in Justin Turner with a single in the fourth inning. Turner and Alex Guerrero had RBI singles in the eighth inning to put the Dodgers ahead for good.
Clayton Kershaw (5-3, 3.36) was taken out after six and two-third innings, after allowing only one run — a Clint Barmes solo home run with one out in the seventh inning — on four hits and three walks with eleven strikeouts. Wil Myers then reached on a two-base error by Turner, who was moved to first base after Gonzalez’s ejection. Reliever Yimi Garcia then gave up a two-run home run to Derek Norris to give the Padres a short-lived 3-2 lead.
Tonight, Ian Kennedy (3-5, 6.48) takes the hill against Zack Greinke (5-1, 1.92) at 7:10pm PDT in the second game of the three game series.
Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening in the pub, pleading with the waitress to change the TV in your line of sight from Monday Night Football to the Padres game. So here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.
The Padres (66-77) lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers (82-62) by a score of 9-4 last night, despite the Dodgers making three errors on the same play in the sixth inning.
Odrisamer Despaigne (3-6, 3.55) lasted just four and a third innings, surrendering seven runs (six earned) on eight hits and three walks with three strikeouts. A Juan Uribe solo home run in second inning was merely one of Despaigne’s problems on the night.
Clayton Kershaw (18-3, 1.67) pitched eight innings, giving up three runs, just one of which was earned thanks to a fly ball to center in the sixth inning that Yasiel Puig threw away towards first base trying to double up Rymer Liriano. A.J. Ellis then threw it away trying to get Liriano at second base. And then Hanley Ramirez erred on the throw home trying to get Yangervis Solarte. At this point, Liriano managed to slide safely into home. It was all very confusing to watch, not to mention type out after the fact.
Rene Rivera had an RBI single in the fourth inning. Yasmani Grandal hit a solo home run in the ninth inning off of Pedro Baez. Carl Crawford hit a three-run home run off of reliever Frank Garces in the fifth inning for the Dodgers.
Tonight’s matchup in Dodger Stadium features Andrew Cashner (2-7, 2.39) versus Roberto Hernandez (2-2, 4.61) at 7:10 pm PDT.
Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after spending an evening in the pub. So here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.
The Padres (41-53) lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers (53-43) in the bottom of the ninth with a sacrifice fly for a final score of 1-0. Ian Kennedy pitched arguably his best game this season, going eight innings while giving up just three hits and four walks with eight strikeouts. Paul Maholm also pitched a gem, going six innings for the Dodgers with only two hits, no walks, and four strikeouts.
Kevin Quackenbush pitched the ninth inning and loaded the bases on one hit and two walks. A.J. Ellis came up with one out and hit the game-winning sacrifice fly to right field to score Adrian Gonzalez and end the game.
This afternoon is the final game of the series and the final game before the All-Star break. Tyson Ross (7-9, 2.93) takes the hill for the Padres against Hyun-Jin Ryu (9-5, 3.65) at 1:10 pm PDT.