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 (7-10) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (10-7), 4-1, last night in the finale of three games at Petco Park.

Clayton Richard (2-2, 3.04) surrendered one run on nine hits and no walks in six and two-thirds innings while striking out eight. Nick Ahmed‘s second inning single drove in Chris Iannetta and Ahmed took second on Hunter Renfroe‘s throwing error.

Patrick Corbin (1-3, 3.27) gave up three runs on five hits and no walks with eight strikeouts in six innings pitched. Wil Myers hit a solo home run in the first inning to extend his hitting streak to eleven games. Erick Aybar‘s two-run double drove in Yangervis Solarte and Austin Hedges in the fifth inning. And Hedges hit his third home run of 2017 in the seventh inning.

The Miami Marlins (8-7) come to Petco Park for three games starting tonight at 7:10pm PDT. Trevor Cahill (0-2, 4.76) starts the first game of the series against Adam Conley (1-1, 3.75).

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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 (5-7) scored fewer runs than the Atlanta Braves (4-6) at SunTrust Park, 4-2.

Clayton Richard (1-2, 3.60) gave up all four Braves’ runs on nine hits and two walks with two strikeouts over six innings. In the third inning, RBI singles by Dansby Swanson and Nick Markakis scored the first two Braves’ runs. And back-to-back solo home runs by Brandon Phillips and Adonis Garcia in the sixth inning accounted for the other two runs.

R.A. Dickey (1-1, 3.86) surrendered both Padres’ runs on seven hits and a walk while striking out six in six innings. The Padres’ runs came from back-to-back solo home runs by Hunter Renfroe and Austin Hedges with one out in the second inning.

This afternoon, Trevor Cahill (0-1, 3.18) returns to take on Bartolo Colon (0-1, 6.30) starting at 10:35pm PDT.

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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 (3-4) scored fewer runs than the San Francisco Giants (2-5), 5-3, yesterday afternoon at Petco Park.

Clayton Richard (1-1, 2.57) gave up all five runs in six innings on five hits and three walks with three strikeouts. Chris Marrero singled in the second inning, scoring Buster Posey and Brandon Crawford, and was awarded two bases on a throwing error by Hunter Renfroe that Wil Myers kicked into the Padres’ dugout. In the third inning, Hunter Pence‘s two-run home run scored Crawford and then Posey followed with a solo shot.

Johnny Cueto (2-0, 4.5) pitched seven innings, surrendering two runs on five hits and three walks while striking out seven. Myers hit his second home run of 2017 in the sixth inning with Travis Jankowski on base. Yangervis Solarte‘s solo home run in the eighth inning was the Padres’ third and final run scored on Sunday.

The Padres travel to Denver to face the Colorado Rockies (5-2) tonight at 5:40pm PDT. Jarred Cosart (0-0, 27.00) takes on Tyler Chatwood (0-1, 6.00) tonight at Coors Field.

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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 (1-1) scored more runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (1-1) last night, 4-0, at Dodger Stadium.

Clayton Richard (1-0, 0.00) shutout the Dodgers over eight innings, striking out five and giving up five hits and two walks. Brad Hand pitched a perfect ninth inning to finish the game.

Kenta Maeda (0-1, 5.40) gave up three runs on six hits and two walk while striking out four. Yangervis Solarte drove in two runs, the first on a first inning single to score Travis Jankowski and the second on a solo home run with one out in the third inning. Wil Myers was involved with the other two runs, scoring on a Ryan Schimpf sacrifice fly in the the first inning and driving in Manuel Margot in the eighth inning on a single.

Trevor Cahill (0-0) makes his Padres debut tonight against Rich Hill (0-0) at Dodger Stadium with first pitch scheduled for 7:10pm PDT.

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Saturday was the annual Padres FanFest. Originally, I was going to write a recap of my day. But I was so bored there I didn’t even bother taking any notes and only took a couple of photos. I’ll let Ryan sum up the rest of my feelings on the last few FanFests:

Now that we have that (not unexpected) disappointment out of the way, I ended up going to Bub’s at the Ballpark with your good friend and mine, Nathan Zack. The plan was to meet Dave and Laura Perek there, which has become sort of an annual tradition for Nathan whenever he’s in town. I had never met Dave or Laura before, even though we’ve followed each other on Twitter for years, so I was excited to finally get to do that.

Over the course of the two hours we spent at Bub’s, I was introduced to a little game the three of them play amongst themselves where they make predictions about the upcoming season. I was intrigued, to say the least, so I joined them for this year’s edition.

What follows is all of our selections for this game. We don’t know how it’s going to end yet, but I’m pretty sure I nailed every category. I’ve put my selections in bold.

There are no stakes. There is no prize. It’s all for fun.

So, relax, let’s have some fun out here! This game’s fun, OK?

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Padres sign LHP Clayton Richard to a one-year, $1.75 million deal (plus incentives).

Richard was on the last good Padres team, way back in 2010, three or four regime changes ago. He was in that year—and in his other “good” seasons—very much a not-quite-league-average innings-eater. I don’t mean that in a disparaging way, really. Throw together enough Richards and Jon Garlands and Wade LeBlancs and, somehow, you end up with 90 wins.

Richard left San Diego in 2013, spent 2014 in the minors and/or hurt, and resurfaced in 2015 with the Cubs, this time as a (league-averageish) reliever. After a disastrous start to 2016, the Cubs cut ties with the lefty, and the Padres brought him back. In 13 games in San Diego, primarily as a starter, the 32-year-old defied the odds. He posted a 2.52 ERA while balancing on a tight rope and juggling three mint condition Chris Denorfia bobbleheads. In other words, he struck out 34 and walked 24 in 53 2/3s innings, which isn’t supposed to work out to anything close to a sub-3 ERA.

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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 a Sunday afternoon at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (66-90) scored more runs than the San Francisco Giants (82-74) in their season series finale at Petco Park, 4-3.

Clayton Richard (3-3, 2.98) allowed three runs (two earned) on five hits and three walk in six inning with one strikeout. All three Giants’ runs came in the third inning: Kelby Tomlinson ground out with the bases loaded to drive in Trevor Brown and Buster Posey‘s two-run single scored Ty Blach and Eduardo Nunez.

Blach (0-0, 2.00) gave up two runs on four hits and three walks while striking out three in four innings. The Giants used six relievers, three of those in the last two innings. Manuel Margot hit a single to drive in Austin Hedges in the second inning. In the third inning, Adam Rosales hit a solo home run. A Yangervis Solarte single in the fifth inning scored Wil Myers. And Myers hit an RBI single in the seventh inning to drive in Margot with the go ahead run.

The Padres are off today. The Los Angeles Dodgers (90-66) come to Petco Park for the final time in 2016 for three games starting tomorrow at 7:10pm PDT. Paul Clemens (3-5, 4.48) gets the start in the first game against Jose De Leon (2-0, 5.52).

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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 were drinking.

The Padres (63-87) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (63-87), 3-2, in the first of three games at Petco Park last night.

Clayton Richard (3-3, 2.98) shutout the Diamondbacks for six and a third innings until Kyle Jensen tripled to drive in Yasmany Tomas and Phil Gosselin singled to score Jensen. Richard ended his night after that, allowing two runs on six hits and two walks while striking out two.

Braden Shipley (4-4, 5.49) gave up three runs (two earned) on six hits and a walk in four innings with three strikeouts. Wil Myers hit a solo home run to lead off the fourth inning and Alexi Amarista hit a two-run single with the bases loaded.

Tonight’s second game will have Paul Clemens (3-5, 4.94) taking the mound against Archie Bradley (7-9, 5.07) starting at 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 (61-84) scored more runs than the San Francisco Giants (77-67) last night, 6-4, at AT&T Park.

Clayton Richard (2-3, 3.00) gave up three runs on eleven hits and three walks in five and two-thirds inning with four strikeouts. Hunter Pence‘s double drove in Kelby Tomlinson in the third inning. Angel Pagan led off the fifth inning with a solo home run and Brandon Crawford‘s one-out single scored Tomlinson. In the seventh inning, Gorkys Hernandez hit a solo home run.

Albert Suarez (3-3, 4.20) pitched five innings, giving up one run on six hits and two walks while striking out two. Luis Sardinas‘ single in the third inning scored Jon Jay. In the ninth inning, Wil Myers drew a bases-loaded walk to bring Derek Norris home, Jay came home on Yangervis Solarte‘s ground out, and Ryan Schimpf hit a three-run home run to drive Sardinas and Myers in.

This afternoon, Luis Perdomo (7-9, 5.89) takes the mound against Madison Bumgarner (14-8, 2.61). First pitch is scheduled for 12:45pm PDT.

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