Sometimes things get a little fuzzy during a morning at Dark Horse Coffee Roasters. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.
The Padres (55-78) scored fewer runs than the Atlanta Braves (51-83) at Turner Field, 9-6, yesterday.
Jarred Cosart (0-2, 5.14) gave up seven runs on five hits and three walks while striking out just one batter in four and a third innings. Freddie Freeman hit a two-run home run in the third inning. In the fifth inning, Freeman’s bases-loaded walk drove in Mike Foltynewicz, a Matt Kemp single drove in Ender Inciarte and Adonis Garcia, and Anthony Recker‘s single scored Freeman. Garcia drove in Chase d’Arnaud with a single in the sixth inning. Brandon Snyder scored on a Inciarte single in the eighth inning.
Foltynewicz (8-5, 4.31) pitched six innings, surrendering three runs on four hits and no walks with three strikeouts. In the fifth inning, Hector Sanchez hit a solo home run. Wil Myers hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning. In the ninth inning, Myers scored on Yangervis Solarte‘s double, Solarte came home on a triple by Alex Dickerson, and a Ryan Schimpf sacrifice fly drove Dickerson in for the Padres’ final run.
The Padres head to Los Angeles for three games against the Dodgers (74-59) at Dodger Stadium starting tonight at 7:10pm PDT. Clayton Richard (1-3, 3.51) takes the mound versus Julio Urias (5-2, 3.71).
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 (27-28) scored more runs than the New York Mets (29-24) last night, 7-3, to win their three game series at Petco Park.
James Shields (7-0, 3.58) remained undefeated, allowing two runs in seven innings on six hits and two walks with four strikeouts. Curtis Granderson scored the Mets’ first run with one out in the sixth on a Ruben Tejada double to left field. The second run came in the seventh inning on a Anthony Recker single to score Wilmer Flores with one out. Recker scored the Mets’ third run in the ninth inning when Kevin Plawecki hit a pinch-hit double off Craig Kimbrel, who pitched the ninth inning in a non-save situation.
Dillon Gee (0-3, 4.46) only lasted four innings, giving up seven runs (four earned) on eight hits and a walk with just one strikeout. In the first inning, Yonder Alonso was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to score Derek Norris. Justin Upton then scored on a Will Middlebrooks sacrifice fly to center field.
In the fourth inning, Cory Spangenberg and Alexi Amarista crossed the plate on a Will Venable single to right field.
Alonso reached on a fielder’s choice and reached second base in the fifth inning as Gee made a throwing error to home trying to get Upton out. A Middlebrooks’ single then scored Matt Kemp and Alonso.
The Friars travel to Cincinnati today to take on the Reds (22-29) for three games starting tomorrow. Tyson Ross (2-5, 3.76) takes on Raisel Iglesias (1-1, 5.11) Friday evening at 4:10pm PDT.