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 (40-52) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (54-41) last night, 9-6, in the first of three games at Coors Field.
Luis Perdomo (4-5, 4.94) gave up seven runs (five earned) on six hits and three walks with no strikeouts in two and a third innings. Charlie Blackmon hit a leadoff home run in the first inning. In the second inning, Mark Reynolds scored on a Trevor Story single. Perdomo walked in two runs with the bases loaded, Nolan Arenado and Reynolds scored on a double by Story, and German Marquez singled to score Story in the third inning. Gerardo Parra hit a solo home run in the seventh inning. A DJ LeMahieu sacrifice fly brought Pat Valaika home in the eighth inning.
Marquez (7-4, 4.34) allowed three runs in six and two-thirds innings on eight hits and two walks while striking out nine. Jabari Blash hit a two-run home run in the second inning. In the seventh inning, Allen Cordoba scored on a single by Carlos Asuaje, who took second on an error. Hector Sanchez led off the eighth inning with solo home run (his third home run in as many games), Jose Pirela scored on Blash’s sacrifice fly, and Cordoba singled to drive in Matt Szczur.