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 (32-46) scored more runs than the Atlanta Braves (37-40) last night at Petco Park, 7-4.

Luis Perdomo (3-4, 4.71) allowed four runs on seven hits and two walks in five and a third innings with four strikeouts. In the sixth inning, Ender Inciarte and Brandon Phillips scored on a Matt Kemp single, after a Matt Adams single to load the bases Tyler Flowers was hit by a pitch to score Nick Markakis, and Kemp scored on a ground out by Lane Adams.

Bartolo Colon (2-8, 8.14) gave up six runs on eight hits and three walks while striking out two in four innings. Cory Spangenberg doubled to drive in Manuel Margot and Hunter Renfroe in the first inning. Margot scored again in the third inning on Wil Myers‘ single and Myers scored on a single by Carlos Asuaje. In the fourth inning, Renfroe drove in Margot and Myers with the first triple of his Major League career. With the bases loaded in the seventh inning, Erick Aybar scored on Allen Cordoba‘s ground out.

Tonight’s series finale has Dinelson Lamet (2-2, 6.60) taking the mound against Jaime Garcia (2-5, 4.03) starting at 6:10pm PDT.
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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 (31-46) scored fewer runs than the Atlanta Braves (37-39), 3-0, last night in the first of three games at Petco Park.

Jhoulys Chacin (6-7, 4.76) allowed two runs on seven hits and a walk while striking out four in seven innings. Johan Camargo doubled in the fourth inning to drive in Matt Adams and Tyler Flowers. Camargo was thrown out trying to take third base. Ender Inciarte scored on Nick Markakis‘ sacrifice fly in the eighth inning.

Sean Newcomb (1-2, 1.48) shutout the Padres over six innings, allowing six hits and a walk while striking out eight. In total, the Padres struck out fourteen times, seven of which were on called strikes.

Tonight Luis Perdomo (2-4, 4.56) gets the start against Bartolo Colon (2-7, 7.78) starting at 7:10pm PDT.
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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy during an afternoon at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (41-53) scored fewer runs than the St Louis Cardinals (49-44), 4-2, in the second game of four at Busch Stadium. This game was the first of a day/night doubleheader necessitated by Tuesday night’s rainout.

Colin Rea (5-4, 5.01) gave up four runs in six innings on eight hits and three walks while striking out two. In the second inning, Matt Holliday hit a leadoff solo home run. Jedd Gyorko hit a two-run home run with Matt Adams on base in the fourth inning. And Yadier Molina hit a solo home run to lead off the sixth inning.

Carlos Martinez (9-6, 2.85) pitched seven inning, surrendering two runs on four hits and a walk with five strikeouts. The Padres’ two runs came in the first inning on Ryan Schimpf‘s two-run home run. Travis Jankowski led off the game with a double.

This evening at 5:15pm PDT, Paul Clemens makes his Padres debut against Jaime Garcia (6-6, 4.11) at Busch Stadium.

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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 (41-52) scored fewer runs than the St Louis Cardinals (48-44), 10-2, last night in the first of four games at Busch Stadium.

Christian Friedrich (4-6, 4.55) gave up four runs (three earned) in five and a third innings on six hits and five walks with two strikeouts. Aledmys Diaz scored in the fifth inning on a Matt Holliday single. In the sixth inning, Matt Adams’ double scored Jedd Gyorko and Greg Garcia, Adams scored on a Diaz triple, and Stephen Piscotty hit a single to bring in Diaz. In the seventh inning, Randal Grichuk hit a two-run home run with Yadier Molina on first base and Gyorko followed him with a solo home run. Piscotty hit a solo home run in the eighth inning.

Mike Leake (7-7, 4.00) pitched six innings, surrendering one run on six hits and no walks while striking out eleven. Wil Myers got the Golden Sombrero, striking out four times in four at-bats. Matt Kemp hit a solo home run in the fourth inning. Ryan Schimpf scored the other Padres’ run on an Alexi Amarista pinch-hit groundout in the seventh inning.

The second game at Busch Stadium is tonight at 5:15pm PDT. Colin Rea (5-3, 4.95) takes the mound against Carlos Martinez (8-6, 2.85).

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