Sometimes things can get a little fuzzy after an evening at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (33-47) scored fewer runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (54-28) last night, 10-4, in the first of three games at Petco Park.

Clayton Richard (5-8, 4.85) pitched four and a third innings, allowing seven runs on nine hits and four walks while striking out three. Austin Barnes hit a grand slam home run in the first inning. Justin Turner hit a two-run home run in the fourth inning. The Dodgers loaded the bases in the fifth inning and Chris Taylor walked to bring Logan Forsythe home. Barnes hit a three-run home run in the sixth inning.

Dodgers’ starter Alex Wood took offense to what he thought was Jose Pirela attempting to steal signs in the first inning and the umpires warned both dugouts. When Andy Green and Dave Roberts came out to talk to the umpires about their warning, Green and Roberts started arguing with each other. As Green started to walk away, Roberts charged him. Both benches cleared and Green and Roberts were both ejected.

Wood (9-0, 1.83) gave up one run on two hits and three walks with eight strikeouts in six innings. Manuel Margot scored on Cory Spangenberg‘s ground out in the fourth inning. In the seventh inning, Allen Cordoba‘s sacrifice fly drove in Matt Szczur. Hector Sanchez hit a pinch-hit two-run home run in the ninth inning.

Tonight Dillon Overton (0-0, 6.38) makes his Padres debut against Rich Hill (4-4, 4.60) with first pitch scheduled for 7:10pm PDT.
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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 (68-91) scored fewer runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (91-68), 9-4, in the Padres’ final game of 2016 at Petco Park. The Padres ended with a losing record at home in 2016 at 39-42.

Christian Friedrich (5-12, 4.66) gave up five runs in five and two-thirds innings on seven hits and a walk with three strikeouts. Joc Pederson‘s double in the fifth inning drove in Rob Segedin and put the Dodgers on the board. A single by Justin Turner in the sixth inning scored Charlie Culberson, Turner scored on a wild pitch by Jose Torres, and Yasiel Puig and Segedin scored on a Pederson double. Carlos Ruiz‘ two-run double in the seventh inning scored Turner and Puig. Andrew Toles scored on a Andre Ethier single in the eighth inning. And Toles’ single in the ninth inning drove in Micah Johnson

Julio Urias (5-2, 3.39) was pulled after three innings — to help keep him fresh for the postseason — while giving up one hit and three walks and striking out five. Jesse Chavez pitched the fourth inning and gave up two runs. Carlos Asuaje drove in Hunter Renfroe with a single and Derek Norris scored on Luis Sardinas single. Three Dodger pitchers shutout the Padres until the ninth inning, when Jon Jay‘s single scored Manuel Margot and a Yangervis Solarte double drove Jay in.

The Padres wrap up the season with three games at Chase Field against the Arizona Diamondbacks (66-93). Edwin Jackson (5-6, 5.77) gets the start tonight at 6:40pm PDT against Braden Shipley (4-5. 5.26).

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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 (19-25) scored more runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (21-23) last night at Petco Park, 3-2 in eleven innings.

Cesar Vargas (0-2, 3.34) pitched seven innings, striking out seven with two runs allowed on four hits and a walk. The Dodgers’ only runs came on a Trayce Thompson two-run home run with no outs in the seventh inning.

Alex Wood (1-3, 4.17) struck out thirteen batters in six innings, giving up two runs on four hits and a walk. Jon Jay scored on a Matt Kemp sacrifice fly for the Padres first run. An Alexi Amarista sacrifice fly in the seventh inning scored Derek Norris. And Yangervis Solarte returned from the disabled list, walking with the bases loaded in the eleventh inning to plate Wil Myers.

This afternoon, the Friars try to sweep their first series of the season. Colin Rea (3-2, 4.37) gets the start against Kenta Maeda (3-3, 2.87) with the first pitch at 1:40pm PDT.

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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 (8-15) scored more runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (12-12), 5-1, in the first of three games at Dodger Stadium.

Cesar Vargas (0-0, 0.87) threw 90 pitches and was pulled after five and a third innings. Vargas had not allowed a run on four hits and three walks with six strikeouts. Manager Andy Green pulled him because he had reached his pitch limit. Brad Hand then gave up a solo home run to Yasmani Grandal in the sixth inning, giving Vargas a no-decision. Kevin Quackenbush, Ryan Buchter, Brandon Maurer, and Carlos Villanueva then combined to shutout the Dodgers for the remainder of the game.

Alex Wood (1-2, 4.82) gave up one run on five hits and a walk with nine strikeouts over seven innings. Matt Kemp hit a double and was driven home with an RBI single by Melvin Upton Jr. in the fourth inning. In the eighth inning, Kemp hit a towering three-run home run to left field. And in the ninth inning, Adam Rosales scored on a squeeze bunt single by Travis Jankowski.

Tonight at 6:10pm PDT, Colin Rea (1-1, 5.06) takes the mound against Ross Stripling (0-1, 3.22) in the second game.

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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.

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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 (65-71) scored fewer runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (77-58) last night, 2-0, in the third of four games at Petco Park.

Tyson Ross (10-10, 3.21) gave up just one run in six innings on five hit and two walks with three strikeouts. Andre Ethier doubled to lead off the fourth inning and was knocked in by Carl Crawford ground-rule double into the Petco Porch in right field. Against Joaquin Benoit in the eighth inning, Ethier walked to lead off, Crawford singled, Yasmani Grandal bunted a ball into the air that was caught by Austin Hedges, then Joc Pederson singled to left field, scoring Ethier.

Alex Wood (10-9, 3.51) shutout the Padres over his seven innings on three hits and four walks with four strikeouts.  Chris Hatcher and Kenley Jansen each pitched a no-hit, shutout inning of relief.

The final game of the four-game series is this afternoon at 1:10pm PDT. Andrew Cashner (5-13, 4.15) takes the hill against Brett Anderson (8-8, 3.43).

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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 (46-56) won their third game in a row in the opener of their three-game unusual Friday thru Monday four-game series against the Atlanta Braves (55-48) at Turner Field by a score of 5-2.  Jesse Hahn (6-2, 2.12) triumphantly returned from a minor league stint to pitch six innings of 1-run ball with three hits and three walks while striking out four.  The Braves’ Alex Wood (7-8, 3.44) was roughed up in his five innings, giving up five runs on twelve hits and a walk with four strikeouts.

All told, the Padres collected thirteen hits — twelve singles and a double (from Carlos Quentin,who left the game after his third at-bat because his knees were acting up) — led by Tommy Medica with four hits.  Joaquin Benoit got the final four outs for his second save of the season, and first since he was named the Padres’ closer after the trade of Huston Street to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim last week.

This evening at 4:10 pm PDT Odrisamer Despaigne (2-1, 1.31) takes the hill against the Braves’ Julio Teheran (9-6, 2.64) in the second game at Turner Field.

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