Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after spending an entire day searching for parking anywhere near the beach. Or gorging yourself on hot dogs and hamburgers at your friend’s barbecue. Or braving the traffic and the crowds in Coronado to watch the Independence Day parade. Or passed out after drinking a little too many Bud Light Lime-a-Ritas before the Big Bay Boom. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (39-44) scored fewer runs than the St Louis Cardinals (52-28) yesterday, dropping the third game of four by a score of 2-1.

Odrisamer Despaigne (3-6, 4.75) gave up just one run on four hits and a walk with three strikeouts over five innings. Tommy Pham doubled in the sixth inning for his first Major League hit and came around to score on a Matt Carpenter single in the next at-bat. In the eighth inning, with Brandon Maurer pitching, Pham reached on an error by Alexi Amarista, stole second base, and then scored on a Jhonny Peralta sacrifice fly.

Carlos Martinez (9-3, 2.70) pitched six and two-thirds innings, surrendering just one run on eight hits and two walks with five strikeouts. Yangervis Solarte hit a solo home run to lead off the fourth inning.

In this afternoon’s finale, Ian Kennedy (4-7, 4.86) takes on Lance Lynn (5-4, 2.74) at 11:15am PDT at Busch Stadium.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after spending an afternoon in the pub and an evening watching stuff explode in all the pretty colors of the rainbow.  Because, America.  So here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (39-47) defeated the San Francisco Giants (47-39) 2-0 in the first of three games at PETCO Park to win their fifth game in a row.  Eric Stults (3-11, 4.96) pitched a gem, lasting seven innings four hits, two walks, and six strikeouts to earn the win.

Matt Cain (1-7, 4.27) gave up the two Padres’ runs in the third inning.  One from Alexi Amarista‘s solo home run and the other thanks to Chase Headley‘s two-out RBI single to score Seth Smith.

The Friars try to extend their winning streak to six this evening, with Odrisamer Despaigne (2-0, 0.66) taking on Tim Hudson (7-5, 2.59) at 4:15 pm PDT.  For those not going to the game to get a complimentary beach bag, the game is going to be on the FOX network (Fox 5 San Diego, for those in San Diego), not Fox Sports San Diego.

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