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 (26-36) scored more runs than the Colorado Rockies (28-33), 7-5, last night in the first of three games at Coors Field.

Andrew Cashner left the game after just six pitches with upper back & neck tightness. Luis Perdomo (1-2, 9.50) took over and pitched five and two-thirds innings, striking out seven while giving up four runs (three earned) on eight hits and a walk. Nolan Arenado hit a two-run home run with DJ LeMahieu on base in the first inning. In the fourth inning, Carlos Gonzalez crossed the plate when Gerardo Parra reached on an error. Nick Hundley then knocked in Trevor Story one out later. In the eighth inning, Mark Reynolds‘ RBI single brought Story across the plate for the Rockies’ fifth run.

Jon Gray (4-2, 5.33) struck out seven batters in seven innings, giving up three runs (one earned) on four hits and no walks. In the third inning, Alexei Ramirez scored on Jon Jay‘s ground out. Wil Myers‘ sacrifice fly then scored Perdomo. Melvin Upton Jr.‘s solo home run put the Padres ahead in the fourth inning. Jay’s ground-rule double scored Ramirez in the ninth inning. A three-run home run by Myers followed, scoring Jay and Alexi Amarista.

This afternoon starting at 1:10pm PDT, Erik Johnson (0-2, 6.94) makes his Padres’ debut against Tyler Chatwood (7-4, 2.79).

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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 (23-35) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (25-31) last night at Petco Park, 10-3, in a game that started at 6:10pm PDT due to the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon street closures downtown earlier in the day.

Luis Perdomo (1-2, 10.38) allowed six runs on eight hit and a walk with three strikeouts in four and a third innings pitched. Perdomo started because it was decided that yesterday’s game would be another Bullpen Day, thanks to the trade of starter James Shields to the Chicago White Sox on Saturday. Carlos Gonzalez hit the snot out of two, two-run home runs in the game, the first coming in the first inning and the second coming in the ninth inning. Nolan Arenado was on base both times and also hit a two-run home run of his own in the fifth inning.

Jon Gray (4-2, 5.33) struck out a personal best twelve batters in seven innings, allowing two runs on five hits and a walk. Wil Myers hit an RBI double in the fourth inning to score Jon Jay. Myers then hit a solo home run in the sixth inning. And, finally, Brett Wallace hit a solo home run in the ninth inning.

The Atlanta Braves (16-40) come to Petco Park for three games starting tonight at 7:10pm PDT. Christian Friedrich (2-1, 2.53) takes the mound tonight against Williams Perez (2-1, 3.86).

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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 (10-16) scored more runs than the Colorado Rockies (12-13), 2-1, in the first of three games at Petco Park last night.

James Shields (1-4, 3.23) gave up one run on nine hits and two walk with five strikeout in six innings to finally win his first start of 2016. Former Padres catcher Nick Hundley doubled in the fourth inning to knock in Carlos Gonzalez.

Jon Gray (0-1, 7.98) technically pitched a better game, allowing four hits and a walk with eleven strikeouts in six innings. But one of those hits was a 2-RBI double by Matt Kemp in the first inning to score Jon Jay and Wil Myers, who reached base on back-to-back singles to open the inning. After walking Brett Wallace, Gray then retired every batter until Kemp came up in the sixth inning and singled with one out.

Tonight’s second game pits Andrew Cashner (1-2, 4.94) against Eddie Butler (0-0, 3.86). First pitch is scheduled for 7:10pm 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 (2-4) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (3-3), 6-3, yesterday afternoon to wrap up their three-game series at Coors Field.

James Shields (0-2, 4.85) gave up three solo home runs over seven innings, allowing four runs on six hits and two walks with two strikeouts. Carlos Gonzalez, Nolan Arenado, and Ryan Raburn had the three home runs. Gonzalez hit a second solo home run to lead off the eighth inning followed by Trevor Story‘s seventh home run in eight games, both off Brandon Maurer in relief of Shields.

Chad Bettis (1-0, 4.38) surrendered two runs in seven innings on six hits and no walks with six strikeouts. Adam Rosales doubled to knock in Melvin Upton Jr. in the second inning.  Jon Jay scored on a Wil Myers sacrifice fly in the third inning. Jabari Blash scored the Padres’ final run after his first Major League walk and a double by Cory Spangenberg in the eighth inning.

The Friars head to Philadelphia to take on the Phillies (2-4) for four games at Citizen Bank Park. Andrew Cashner (0-1, 11.25) takes on Aaron Nola (0-0, 1.29) this afternoon at 12:05pm PDT.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after spending your Saturday evening doing other things instead of watching the Padres. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were doing those other things.

The Padres (69-80) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (63-85) last night, 10-2.

Robbie Erlin (0-1, 21.00) lasted just three innings in his first Major League in a year, giving up seven runs on nine hits and a walk with two strikeouts. Nolan Arenado hit an RBI single, an RBI single by Carlos Gonzalez scored Jose Reyes, DJ LeMahieu hit into a double play that scored Arenado, and Tom Murphy singled to score Gonzalez. In the second inning, Arenado added another run with an RBI single. Charlie Blackmon‘s RBI single, a sacrifice fly by Gonzalez, and an RBI single by Wilin Rosario added to the Rockies’ lead. Murphy hit his first Major League home run in the fifth inning. And LeMahieu added the final run with his double in the eighth inning.

Yohan Flande (3-3, 4.88) left the game in the third inning after being hit by a ball off the bat of Jedd Gyorko that ended up as a double. Right before that, Justin Upton drove in the Padres’ first run with a single that scored Wil Myers. Christian Bergman (3-0, 3.81) pitched three and a third innings of relief and was awarded the decision. Gyorko hit a solo home run in the sixth inning.

The Padres wrap up both the three-game and the season series with the Rockies this afternoon at 1:10pm PDT. James Shields (12-6, 3.80) takes the mound against Kyle Kendrick (6-12, 6.15).

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

The Padres (69-79) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (62-85) last night, 7-4, in the first of three games at Coors Field in Denver, CO. The loss ended any chance of the Padres getting into the postseason, which no one really expected to happen at this point anyway.

Ian Kennedy (8-15, 4.29) threw 110 pitches in six innings, allowing four runs (three earned) on six hits and a walk with five strikeouts. An RBI single from Corey Dickerson followed by a two-run double by Dustin Garneu in the second inning opened the scoring for the Rockies. Justin Morneau‘s RBI double in the third inning made it 4-1. Jay Jackson and Marc Rzepczynski allowed the other three runs in a combined two-thirds of an inning in relief in the seventh inning. Jose Reyes hit a two-RBI single and Nolan Arenado hit an RBI single two-batters later.

Chad Bettis (8-5, 4.46) allowed one run in five innings on four hits and a walk while striking out six. In the third inning, a groundout by Justin Upton allowed Wil Myers to score from third base to put the Padres on the board. Myers then hit a solo home run in the seventh inning. A single by Cory Spangenberg plated J Upton and Melvin Upton Jr. scored on a throwing error by Charlie Blackmon.

This evening at 5:10pm PDT, Robbie Erlin gets his first start of 2015 for the Padres against Yohan Flande (3-3, 4.95).

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after spending an afternoon at the pub, melting into a pile of viscous goo. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (67-74) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (58-82), 4-3, yesterday afternoon in the Rockies final game at Petco Park for 2015. The temperature at first pitch registered as 93°, the hottest game-time temperature since Petco Park opened.

Tyson Ross (10-10, 3.24) gave up three runs in seven innings of work on four hits — including three solo home runs — and no walks with six strikeouts. Nolan Arenado hit a home run in the first inning, Corey Dickerson hit another in the sixth inning, and Carlos Gonzalez connected for one in the seventh inning. Daniel Descalso then led off the eighth inning with a solo home run off Joaquin Benoit for the go-ahead run.

Jorge De La Rosa (9-6, 4.28) pitched five innings, surrendering three runs on six hits and three walks with six strikeouts. In the fourth inning, Matt Kemp led off with a solo home run. De La Rosa then loaded the bases on singles by Derek Norris and Yangervis Solarte and a walk to Melvin Upton Jr. After Clint Barmes struck out, Ross hit a sacrifice fly to score Norris. De La Rosa loaded the bases again in the fifth inning with singles by Wil Myers and Jedd Gyorko and a walk of Kemp. Myers then scored on a sacrifice fly from Norris.

The Padres begin a nine-game road trip tonight in San Francisco at 7:15pm PDT as Andrew Cashner (5-14, 4.11) takes on Jake Peavy (5-6, 4.41) and the San Francisco Giants (72-68).

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after spending an evening at the pub, stewing in your own juices. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (67-73) scored more runs than the Colorado Rockies (57-82) last night, 11-4, in the third of four games at Petco Park.

James Shields (11-6, 3.90) had a rough first inning but settled down to go six innings with four runs allowed on eight hits, four walks, and four strikeouts. In the first inning, Charlie Blackmon reached on an error and Jose Reyes walked. Carlos Gonzalez then singled to left field and Blackmon was thrown out at home. After Nolan Arenado popped out, Justin Morneau and DJ LeMahieu hit back-to-back singles to score Reyes and Gonzalez. In the fourth inning, Corey Dickerson walked and Dustin Garneau hit his first Major League home run. Bud Norris and Marcos Mateo each pitched a shutout inning of relief. Odrisamer Despaigne pitched the ninth inning and gave up two hits, but got Ben Paulsen to fly out to right field to end the game.

Chris Rusin (5-8, 5.14) pitched just three innings, giving up six runs on eight hits and a walk with one strikeout. Matt Kemp hit a solo home run in the first inning. In the second inning, the Padres loaded the bases and Rusin walked Shields for a run. Jedd Gyorko hit a three-run home run in the third inning, scoring Yangervis Solarte and Kemp. And back-to-back doubles from Derek Norris and Melvin Upton Jr. made the score 6-2 after three innings. The Friars scored another three runs in the sixth inning and two more in the seventh inning.

This afternoon at 12:40pm PDT Tyson Ross (10-10, 3.21) takes on Jorge De La Rosa (9-6, 4.24) in the rescheduled game from July 19th that was rained out.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after spending a Sunday afternoon at the Gameday Sports Bar & Grill at Sycuan Casino. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (56-62) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (48-68) yesterday, 5-0, in the final game of a three-game set at Coors Field.

Ian Kennedy (7-11, 4.20) pitched six and two-thirds innings, giving up four runs (one earned) on four hits and a walk with eight strikeouts. Carlos Gonzalez hit a solo home run in the fourth inning. The Rockies scored three unearned runs with two outs in the seventh. Nolan Arenado reached on an error by Derek Norris, who was playing at first base. Ben Paulsen doubled. DJ LeMahieu was intentionally walked. A double by Michael McKenry cleared the bases and drove in Arenado, Paulsen, and LeMahieu. Even though replays clearly showed Austin Hedges tagged LeMahieu at the plate, the call was not reversed.

Chris Rusin (4-5, 3.99) threw a complete game shutout — the first shutout by a Rockies’ starter since Tyler Matzek beat (you guessed it) the Padres, 3-0 on September 5, 2014 — with five hits, a walk, and four strikeouts. The only real threat from the Padres came in the sixth inning, when Rusin loaded the bases with two outs. Facing Jedd Gyorko, the second base umpire called a balk on Rusin and Norris came in to score. But, then the umpires got together and decided it was not a balk and the 1-0 count to Gyorko never happened. Pat Murphy was ejected trying to get an explanation of what happened.

The Friars return home to Petco Park and take on the Atlanta Braves (53-64) for three games starting tonight at 7:10pm PDT. Colin Rea (1-0, 5.40) goes against Williams Perez (4-3, 4.21) in his second Major League start.

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

The Padres (56-61) scored more runs than the Colorado Rockies (47-68) last night at Coors Field, 7-5.

Andrew Cashner (4-12, 4.20) gave up four runs on seven hits and two walks with two strikeouts over five innings. Carlos Gonzalez ground-out in the first inning to score Charlie Blackmon. In the third inning, Nolan Arenado‘s two-run single plated Jon Gray and Jose Reyes. Cashner started the sixth inning, but walked Gonzalez and Arenado singled. Pat Murphy brought in Marc Rzepczynski who proceeded to let both runners advance on a wild pitch. A Ben Paulsen sacrifice fly brought Gonzalez in to score. Bud Norris then replaced Rzepczynski. DJ LeMahieu singled and Arenado was called out after the ball hit him as he ran to third base. LeMahieu stole second base, reaching third base on an error, and then scored on former Padre Nick Hundley‘s single to left field.

Gray (0-0, 2.40) shut the Padres down in his five innings, giving up just one run on four hits and no walks with five strikeouts. Rockies’ manager Walt Weiss pulled Gray after just 69 pitches. And that’s when the Padres struck. The Friars scored three runs off reliever Gonzalez Germen in the sixth inning on a Justin Upton RBI single and Jedd Gyorko‘s two-run double. In the ninth inning, Melvin Upton Jr. reached on a throwing error by Hundley, bringing Derek Norris home. Pinch-hitter Brett Wallace then singled to score Cory Spangenberg, who reached on a pinch-hit bunt single. Upton Jr. then scored on a Yangervis Solarte sacrifice fly.

This afternoon Ian Kennedy (7-10, 4.37) starts the final game of the three-game series at Coors Field against Chris Rusin (3-5, 4.43). First pitch is scheduled for 1:10pm PDT.

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