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

The Padres (65-79) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (83-60) yesterday, 3-2, in their series finale at Chase Field.

Luis Perdomo (7-10, 4.61) gave up three runs — all via solo home runs — on five hits and two walks while striking out four in six innings. J.D. Martinez led off the second inning with a solo home run. Paul Goldschmidt hit a solo home run in the fourth inning. And Martinez hit a second solo home run in the sixth inning.

Robbie Ray (13-5, 2.81) allowed two runs on four hits and two walks with twelve strikeouts in six innings. Jabari Blash scored on a single by Luis Torrens in the second inning. Jose Pirela scored on Yangervis Solarte‘s sacrifice fly in the sixth inning.

The Padres head to Target Field for two games against the Minnesota Twins (74-69) beginning tomorrow at 5:10pm PDT. Travis Wood (3-5, 6.00) gets the first start against Kyle Gibson (9-10, 5.19).
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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 (64-78) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (82-59), 10-6, in the first of three games at Chase Field.

Jordan Lyles (1-2, 6.75) gave up four runs in five innings on six hits and no walks with six strikeouts. Rey Fuentes hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning. Ketel Marte scored on Jake Lamb‘s double, J.D. Martinez hit a two-run home run, and Daniel Descalso scored on a double by Brandon Drury in the sixth inning.

Patrick Corbin (13-12, 4.16) allowed eight runs on eleven hits and three walks with three strikeouts in four and a third innings.

Jhoulys Chacin (12-10, 3.96) starts tonight’s second game against Zack Godley (7-7, 3.21) beginning at 5:10pm PDT.
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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 (23-37) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (36-25), 7-4, last night at Chase Field.

Luis Perdomo (0-3, 5.47) pitched four innings, giving up five runs on five hits and four walks with one strikeout. In the third inning, a three-run home run by Jake Lamb and a two-run home run by Brandon Drury was all the Diamondbacks would need. But David Peralta scored on a wild pitch to Lamb and Lamb’s single drove in Paul Goldschmidt in the seventh inning.

Zack Greinke (8-3, 3.20) surrendered three runs on seven hit and a walk in five innings while striking out eight. Yangervis Solarte hit a solo home run in the first inning. Franchy Cordero tripled and scored on Solarte’s single in the third inning. Cordero’s single drove in Jose Pirela in the fifth inning. Pirela’s eight inning single drove in Allen Cordoba.

The series finale this afternoon at 12:40pm PDT will pit Clayton Richard (4-6, 4.36) against Patrick Corbin (4-6, 5.43).
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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 (68-94) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (69-93), 3-2, in yesterday afternoon’s season finale at Chase Field.

Paul Clemens (4-5, 4.04) pitched six innings, allowing one run on four hits and two walks while striking out seven. Brandon Drury scored on a second inning Chris Owings groundout. Drury hit a solo home run in the eighth inning. In the ninth inning, Philip Gosselin‘s single drove in Socrates Brito to win the game for the Diamondbacks.

Matt Koch (1-1, 2.00) gave up one run in six innings on five hits and no walks with three strikeouts. Hunter Renfroe hit an RBI double to score Wil Myers in the fourth inning. Back-to-back doubles by Austin Hedges and Luis Sardinas in the seventh inning resulted in the Padres’ last run scored.

The Padres are off for the next 182 days as they travel to Los Angeles for four games against the Dodgers (0-0) at Dodger Stadium on April 3, 2017.

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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 (68-93) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (68-93) last night in the second of three games at Chase Field, 9-5.

Clayton Richard (3-4, 3.33) gave up seven runs (four earned) on six hits and four walks in four and a third innings while striking out one batter. With the bases loaded and no outs in the first inning, Jean Segura scored on a passed ball, Brandon Drury hit an RBI single, and Yasmany Tomas hit a three-run home run. In the fifth inning, Segura scored again on a Chris Owings sacrifice fly and Paul Goldschmidt stole third base and scored on an error by Yangervis Solarte. Segura scored yet again in the seventh inning on another Owings sacrifice fly. Mitch Haniger hit a solo home run in the eighth inning.

Archie Bradley (8-9, 5.02) pitched seven innings, surrendering two runs on seven hits and no walks with eleven strikeouts. Solarte scored the Padres’ first run on a single by Carlos Asuaje in the second inning. In the third inning, Solarte’s double drove in Wil Myers. Jon Jay led off the eighth inning with a triple and scored on Myers single, Myers scored on a Hunter Renfroe double, and Renfroe scored on Derek Norris‘ single.

The final game of 2016 is this afternoon starting at 12:10pm PDT. Paul Clemens (4-5, 4.27) gets the start against Matt Koch (1-1, 2.25).

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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 (68-92) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (67-93), 5-3, last night in the first of three games at Chase Field.

Edwin Jackson (5-6, 5.77) gave up all five runs in his six innings on six hits and two walks while striking out five. Jean Segura scored on a Welington Castillo single in the first inning. In the third inning, Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run home run. Chris Owings hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning.

Braden Shipley (4-5. 5.26) allowed three runs on seven hits and two walk in five innings with three strikeouts. In the fourth inning, Ryan Schimpf hit a two-run home run with no outs and two outs later Manuel Margot drove in Luis Sardinas with a double.

The penultimate game of 2016 tonight will have Clayton Richard (3-3, 2.98) taking the mound against Archie Bradley (7-9, 5.15) starting at 5:10pm PDT.

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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 (53-71) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (51-73), 9-1, yesterday afternoon at Petco Park.

Luis Perdomo (6-7, 6.24) allowed just one unearned run in seven innings on five hits and no walks with five strikeouts. Phil Gosselin single and advanced to second base on a throwing error by Perdomo in the seventh inning. Gosselin then took third base on a sacrifice fly by Mitch Haniger and scored on Brandon Drury single.

Braden Shipley (2-3, 5.45) gave up seven runs on seven hits and a walk while striking out five in five and a third innings. Travis Jankowski hit a two-run home run with Patrick Kivlehan on base in the third inning. In the fifth inning, an Adam Rosales triple drove in Kivlehan again and Rosales scored on Perdomo’s double. Alex Dickerson led off the sixth inning with a solo home run, Christian Bethancourt scored on a Brett Wallace double, and Wallace was driven in by Kivlehan’s single. Kivlehan scored once more in the eighth inning on an Alexei Ramirez single.

The Chicago Cubs (78-45) come to Petco Park for three games starting tonight at 7:10pm PDT. Edwin Jackson (3-3, 5.36) gets the start tonight against Jon Lester (13-4, 2.86).

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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 (52-71) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (51-72) last night at Petco Park, 2-1.

Clayton Richard (0-3, 4.44) allowed two unearned runs on two hits and three walks in six innings while striking out five. Welington Castillo singled and advanced to third on a throwing error by Richard in the fifth inning and came home when Brandon Drury ground into a double play. In the sixth inning, Phil Gosselin scored when Rickie Weeks reached on another throwing error by Richard.

Robbie Ray (7-11, 4.31) pitched seven innings, giving up one run on one hit — a solo home run in the fifth inning by Patrick Kivlehan — and a walk with thirteen strikeouts. Kivlehan singled in the eighth inning for
the Padres’ second hit of the night. Adam Rosales‘ pinch-hit double was the third and final hit by the
Padres.

This afternoon’s series finale pits Luis Perdomo (5-7, 6.68) against Braden Shipley (2-2, 4.30). The
game is scheduled to start at 1:40pm.

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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 (37-48) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (38-49), 13-6, to win two games out of a three at Chase Field.

Colin Rea (5-3, 4.95) pitched four and two-thirds innings, giving up four runs on eight hits and three walks with four strikeouts. A Chris Herrmann RBI single in the first inning scored Paul Goldschmidt. In the third inning, Yasmany Tomas‘ single drove in Herrmann and Brandon Drury hit a two-run home run. Jake Lamb hit a two-run home run with Goldschmidt on base in the ninth inning.

Shelby Miller (2-9, 7.14) surrendered six runs on seven hits and a walk while striking out five over five innings. In the fourth inning, Yangervis Solarte singled to score Wil Myers, Melvin Upton Jr. doubled to drive in Matt Kemp, Derek Norris ground out to bring Solarte home, and Ryan Schimpf hit a two-run home run while Upton Jr. was on base. A Solarte double in the fifth inning drove in Travis Jankowski. Myers’ double brought Alex Dickerson in for another run and a single by Kemp brought Jankowski home in the seventh inning. In the ninth inning, Solarte hit a three-run home run with Myers and Kemp on base and Schimpf added a solo home run.

Tonight the Padres are in Los Angeles to begin a four game series against the Dodgers (48-39). Drew Pomeranz (7-7, 2.65) starts the first game against Hyun-jin Ryu, making his first Major League appearance since 2014. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10pm PDT at Dodger Stadium.

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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 (20-31) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (23-29), 6-3, in the finale of their three-game series at Chase Field. The Padres are 1-15 in series finales this season and 0-8 on Sundays.

Drew Pomeranz (4-5, 2.48) gave up six runs in five innings on five hits and four walks while striking out nine batters. With one out in the first inning, Brandon Drury ground into a fielder’s choice that scored Phil Gosselin from third base. Chris Owings led off the second inning with a solo home run. Two batters later, Archie Bradley bunted for an RBI single to score Chris Herrmann. After a Jean Segura ground out, Gosselin reached on a fielder’s choice to plate Nick Ahmed. Finally, Paul Goldschmidt doubled to bring Gosselin and Bradley around for the Diamondbacks’ fifth and sixth runs.

Bradley (2-0, 6.11) pitched seven and one-third innings, giving up three runs on four hits and a walk while also recording nine strikeouts. Christian Bethancourt‘s RBI single in the second inning scored Yangervis Solarte. Alexei Ramirez hit his first home run as a Padre with a solo shot in the fifth inning. Wil Myers ground out in the eighth inning to bring pinch-hitter Brett Wallace, who walked and advanced to third on a double by Jon Jay.

The Friars travel to Safeco Field for two games against the Seattle Mariners (28-21). Hot Vedder Cup action starts this afternoon at 1:10pm PDT with Andrew Cashner (2-4, 4.87) facing Nate Karns (4-1, 3.53).

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