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 (70-85) scored more runs than the Colorado Rockies (83-72), 5-0, last night at Petco Park.

Jhoulys Chacin (13-10, 3.98) gave up one hit and three walks while shutting the Rockies out over six innings with six strikeouts. Craig Stammen, Buddy Baumann, Kirby Yates, and Brad Hand combined to keep the Rockies from crossing the plate over the final three innings.

Chad Bettis (1-4, 5.72) allowed one run on seven hits and two walks in four and two-thirds innings with three strikeouts. Wil Myers scored on a Yangervis Solarte single in the fifth inning. Christian Villanueva‘s pinch-hit infield single brought Cory Spangenberg home in the sixth inning. With the bases loaded in the eighth inning, Erick Aybar ground out but Spangenberg and Austin Hedges scored on Ian Desmond‘s throwing error to home and Travis Jankowski scored on Manuel Margot‘s sacrifice fly.

Luis Perdomo (8-10, 4.57) starts this afternoon’s series and 2017 Petco Park finale against German Marquez (10-7, 4.41) with first pitch set for 1:40pm.
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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy during an afternoon at the pub, watching the Local NFL Team’s home opener (because, if the crowd photos are any sort of accurate, you weren’t at Qualcomm Stadium). Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were were drinking.

The Padres (62-87) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (72-77) yesterday, 6-3, in the final game of 2016 at Coors Field.

Jarred Cosart (0-4, 5.63) couldn’t get past the fourth inning, giving up five runs on five hits and four walks in three and two-thirds innings with four strikeouts. In the fourth inning, Mark Reynolds hit a two-run home run, a bases-loaded walk of DJ LeMahieu scored Tony Wolters, and a single by Carlos Gonzalez drove in Chad Bettis and Charlie Blackmon. Wolters’ single in the fifth inning scored Gerardo Parra.

Bettis (13-7, 4.79) surrendered three runs on five hits and a walk while striking out three in five and a third innings. Adam Rosales put the Padres on the board in the second inning with a solo home run. A Wil Myers double in the sixth inning scored Travis Jankowski and Jon Jay.

The Padres come back to Petco Park to take on the Arizona Diamondbacks (63-86) for three games starting tonight at 7:10pm PDT. Clayton Richard (2-3, 3.00) gets the start tonight against Braden Shipley (4-3, 5.56). The game will be on Fox Sports 1, not Fox Sports San Diego.

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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 (59-84) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (68-74), 3-2 in 10 innings, yesterday afternoon in the Rockies final game of 2016 at Petco Park.

Edwin Jackson (4-5, 5.32) gave up two runs on five hits and a walk in six innings while striking out four. Charlie Blackmon opened the scoring with a solo home run in the fourth inning. Blackmon then singled in the fifth inning to drive in Nick Hundley, but was thrown out at second base. Mark Reynolds scored the go-ahead run with a solo home run off Kevin Quackenbush in the tenth inning.

Chad Bettis (12-7, 4.78) pitched seven innings, surrendering two runs on four hits and a walk with five strikeouts. Travis Jankowski scored on a Wil Myers triple and Myers came in on a Yangervis Solarte sacrifice fly in the sixth inning.

The Padres head to San Francisco and AT&T Park to face the Giants (77-65) for three games beginning tonight at 7:15pm PDT. Paul Clemens (2-5, 5.44) gets the start tonight against Jeff Samardzija (11-9, 4.00).

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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 (23-34) scored more runs than the Colorado Rockies (24-31), 4-3 last night in the second of three games at Petco Park.

Andrew Cashner (3-5, 4.78) threw 107 pitches in five and two-thirds innings, allowing three runs on eight hits, three walks, with three strikeouts. Mark Reynolds and Nick Hundley scored on Charlie Blackmon‘s double in the second inning. In the fourth inning, Reynolds hit a solo home run to center field for the Rockies’ third and final run of the night. Kevin Quackenbush, Brandon Maurer, and Fernando Rodney pitched three and a third innings of shutout baseball, giving up just a single hit in the process.

Chad Bettis (4-5, 5.58) allowed four runs in five innings pitched on ten hits and a walk with three strikeouts. Wil Myers put the Padres on the board first with a solo home run with one out in the first inning. In the second inning, Derek Norris hit a two-run home run with Brett Wallace on first and one out. And a Matt Kemp RBI single in the third inning plated Jon Jay with the eventual winning run.

This evening, Luis Perdomo (1-1, 10.10) gets the start in another Bullpen Day against Jon Gray (3-2, 5.76). Tonight’s game starts at 6:10pm PDT due to the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon events in the morning.

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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 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 evening at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (43-49) scored more runs than the Colorado Rockies (39-51), 5-4, at Petco Park to clinch the three game series at Petco Park.

Tyson Ross (6-7, 3.38) pitched six and two-thirds innings, allowing three runs on six hits and two walks with six strikeouts, but did not get the decision. Brandon Barnes hit an RBI triple to score Ben Paulsen with two outs in the seventh inning. Barnes then scored on a double by Wilin Rosario off Brandon Maurer to tie the game at three. Troy Tulowitzki homered off Joaquin Benoit in the eighth inning.

Chad Bettis (5-4, 4.88) also was left out of the decision after allowing three runs on three hits and three walks with five strikeouts while pitching six innings. Austin Hedges put the Padres on the board with his second home run, a solo shot in the third inning. Matt Kemp double to plate Yangervis Solarte in the sixth inning. Clint Barmes put the Padres in the lead for good with a two-run home run in the seventh with pinch hitter Melvin Upton Jr. on first base.

Andrew Cashner (3-10, 4.10) gets the start as the Padres try to get their second series sweep of the season. The Rockies will have Eddie Butler (3-6, 4.80) taking the mound. First pitch is scheduled for 1:10pm PDT.

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