Sometimes things get a little fuzzy during a morning at Dark Horse Coffee Roasters. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (55-78) scored fewer runs than the Atlanta Braves (51-83) at Turner Field, 9-6, yesterday.

Jarred Cosart (0-2, 5.14) gave up seven runs on five hits and three walks while striking out just one batter in four and a third innings. Freddie Freeman hit a two-run home run in the third inning. In the fifth inning, Freeman’s bases-loaded walk drove in Mike Foltynewicz, a Matt Kemp single drove in Ender Inciarte and Adonis Garcia, and Anthony Recker‘s single scored Freeman. Garcia drove in Chase d’Arnaud with a single in the sixth inning. Brandon Snyder scored on a Inciarte single in the eighth inning.

Foltynewicz (8-5, 4.31) pitched six innings, surrendering three runs on four hits and no walks with three strikeouts. In the fifth inning, Hector Sanchez hit a solo home run. Wil Myers hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning. In the ninth inning, Myers scored on Yangervis Solarte‘s double, Solarte came home on a triple by Alex Dickerson, and a Ryan Schimpf sacrifice fly drove Dickerson in for the Padres’ final run.

The Padres head to Los Angeles for three games against the Dodgers (74-59) at Dodger Stadium starting tonight at 7:10pm PDT. Clayton Richard (1-3, 3.51) takes the mound versus Julio Urias (5-2, 3.71).

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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 (55-77) scored fewer runs than the Atlanta Braves (50-83), 8-1, last night at Turner Field.

Paul Clemens (2-4, 4.93) lasted just three innings, giving up two runs (one earned) on four hits and four walks with two strikeouts. Clemens walked the first three Braves’ batters in the fourth inning before he was pulled. Keith Hessler was the only Padres pitcher — of the five that appeared in the game — to not have a run scored against him. In the first inning, with Matt Kemp at the plate, Ender Inciarte on a balk from Clemens. An Adonis Garcia double scored Matt Wisler in the third inning. In the sixth inning, a double by Gordon Beckham drove in Nick Markakis and Tyler Flowers and a single by Inciarte scored Beckham. Inciarte scored on Freddie Freeman‘s single and a sacrifice fly by Kemp drove in Garcia in the eighth inning.

Former Padre Wisler (6-11, 4.76) pitched six innings and set a new career high for strikeouts with ten, allowing one run on four hits and three walks. Oswaldo Arcia hit a solo home run in the fourth inning for the Padres’ only run.

The Padres try to avoid a sweep today, with Jarred Cosart (0-1, 4.23) getting the start versus Mike Foltynewicz (7-5, 4.30). First pitch is set for 9:10am PDT.

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Andrew Cashner. Gone. Matt Kemp. Gone. Melvin Upton Jr. Gone. Fernando Rodney. Gone. James Shields. Gone. Twelve out of thirteen draft picks from the first ten rounds of the 2016 Amateur Draft signed. Over $60 million in international signings so far, and that’s just since July 2nd.

One thing that all of these trades, draft picks, and international signings say to me is that Lake Elsinore is going to be the perfect place for Padres fans to watch baseball on a regular basis. And, it’s looking like it’s going to be that way for a couple of years, at least.

I’ll be honest, I should have written at least part of this earlier in the season. But the influx of talent to the lower levels of the minor leagues made it relevant again.

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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 (45-59) scored more runs than the Cincinnati Reds (41-62), 2-1 in ten innings, on a run-off walk-off home run last night in the second of three games at Petco Park.

Christian Friedrich (4-6, 4.72) pitched six innings, allowing one run on five hits and a walk with two strikeouts. Billy Hamilton‘s RBI single in the third inning brought Eugenio Suarez across the plate. Jose Dominguez, Ryan Buchter, Brandon Maurer, and Brad Hand combined to throw four innings of perfect relief, not allowing a baserunner.

Anthony DeSclafani (6-0, 3.09) gave up one run on four hits and two walks in six innings while striking out six. In the sixth inning, a single by Alexi Amarista drove-in Ryan Schimpf to put the Padres on the scoreboard. In the tenth inning, Adam Rosales hit a walk-off (More like “run-off,” amirite?) solo home run to win the game.

Matt Kemp was pulled from the starting lineup at the last minute, before a trade with the Atlanta Braves was made official in the fourth inning.

The rubber game this afternoon pits Paul Clemens (1-1, 4.82) against Homer Bailey, making his first appearance of 2016 after sitting out most of last season recovering from Tommy John surgery. First pitch is set for 1:40pm 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 (44-59) scored fewer runs than the Cincinnati Reds (41-61), 6-0, last night in the first game of three at Petco Park.

Edwin Jackson (1-2, 5.46) gave up six runs (four in the first inning) on ten hits and two walks with three strikeouts. Alex Dickerson collided with Travis Jankowski going for a fly ball to left-center field with one out in the first. Dickerson had to leave the game with a right hip contusion. The Padres hit into four double plays in the game. They loaded the bases with two outs in the first inning, but Derek Norris lined out to end the threat. In the ninth inning, Wil Myers and Ryan Schimpf were on base with two outs, but Norris struck out to end the game.

Brandon Finnegan (6-8, 4.68) pitched six shutout innings (obviously) while giving up four hits and three walks with five strikeouts. Jay Bruce put the first run on the board in the first inning, hitting a sacrifice fly to score Zack Cozart. Brandon Phillips knocked in Joey Votto with an RBI single. And Eugenio Suarez‘ two-RBI double scored Adam Duvall and Phillips. Suarez singled in the fifth to bring Bruce and Phillips home.

Tonight, Christian Friedrich (4-6, 5.00) gets the start in the series’ second game against Anthony DeSclafani (6-0, 3.09). First pitch is scheduled for 5:40pm PDT.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy during a morning at Coffee Time, eh? Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were eating donuts, hosers.

The Padres (44-58) scored more runs than the Toronto Blue Jays (57-45) at the Rogers Centre yesterday, 8-4.

Luis Perdomo (5-4, 6.89) allowed four runs on six hits and two walks while striking out four in five and two-thirds innings pitched. Devon Travis scored on a sacrifice fly by Darwin Barney in the fifth inning. In the sixth inning, Kevin Pillar‘s RBI double scored Edwin Encarnacion and Ezequiel Carrera hit a single to plate Pillar.

R.A. Dickey (7-12, 4.66) pitched five and two-thirds innings, giving up seven runs (six earned) on four hits and four walks with five strikeouts. Adam Rosales hit a two-run home run with Brett Wallace on base in the third inning. In the fourth inning, Christian Bethancourt hit a double that scored Ryan Schimpf, advanced to third base on a fielding error by Pillar, and scored on a throwing error to third base by Travis. Wallace hit a solo home run in the fifth inning. Bethancourt hit another double in the sixth inning, scoring Matt Kemp, and Bethancourt scored on a single by Wallace. Finally, Alex Dickerson hit a solo home run in the eighth inning.

The Padres return to Petco Park for a nine-game homestand, beginning with three games against the Cincinnati Reds starting tomorrow night at 7:40pm PDT. Edwin Jackson (1-1, 4.30) takes the mound against Brandon Finnegan (5-8, 4.93).

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy during an evening at The Orbit Room. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (43-58) scored fewer runs than the Toronto Blue Jays (57-44) in twelve innings, 7-6, in the second game of three at the Rogers Centre.

Andrew Cashner (4-7, 4.76) pitched six innings, allowing three runs on four hits and three walks while striking out six. Josh Donaldson hit a two-run home run with Jose Bautista on base in the first inning. Justin Smoak led off the Blue Jays’ fifth inning with a solo home run. A wild pitch on a Bautista strikeout brought Russell Martin across the plate in the seventh inning. In the twelfth inning, Bautista drew a bases-loaded walk from Paul Clemens to bring Kevin Pillar home, then a ground out by Donaldson drove in Darwin Barney, and another wild pitch by Clemens scored Devon Travis for the game-winning run.

Marcus Stroman (8-4, 4.92) gave up four runs on seven hits and a walk with seven strikeouts in six and two-thirds innings. Ryan Schimpf‘s RBI double in the second inning scored Yangervis Solarte. Alex Dickerson hit a three-run home run in the sixth inning, driving in Travis Jankowski and Matt Kemp. Kemp hit a two-run home run in the top of the twelfth inning with Wil Myers on base.

This morning, Luis Perdomo (4-4, 6.93) gets the start in the series finale against R.A. Dickey (7-11, 4.44). First pitch is scheduled for 9:37am PDT. Read More…

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 (43-57) scored fewer runs than the Toronto Blue Jays (56-44), 4-2 last night, in the first of three games at the Rogers Centre.

Colin Rea (5-5, 4.98) allowed three runs on five hits and four walks in six innings with four strikeouts. A Troy Tulowitzki sacrifice fly scored Michael Saunders in the fourth inning. In the fifth inning, Devon Travis hit a double scored Kevin Pillar and Travis scored on a Josh Donaldson single. Pillar doubled in Tulowitzki in the eighth inning.

Aaron Sanchez (11-1, 2.72) pitched seven innings, giving up no runs on three hits and two walks while striking out seven batters. The two runs came on an Alex Dickerson two-run home run with Matt Kemp on base in the ninth inning off Bo Schultz.

Tonight at 4:07pm PDT, Andrew Cashner (4-7, 4.79) will start (if he’s still a Padre, that is) against Marcus Stroman (8-4, 4.90) in the second game at the Rogers Centre.

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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 (42-55) scored more runs than the Washington Nationals (57-40) last night at Nationals Park, 5-3 in the first of three games.

Luis Perdomo (4-4, 6.93) pitched his longest outing of the season, seven innings, surrendering two runs on four hits and a walk with three strikeouts. Jayson Werth hit a solo home run and Wilson Ramos singled in Bryce Harper in the first inning. Daniel Murphy hit a solo home run in the eighth inning.

Tanner Roark (9-6, 3.05) gave up five runs on four hits and two walks while striking out four. Matt Kemp hit a solo home run with two outs in the first inning. Melvin Upton Jr. singled in Brett Wallace and later scored with Ryan Schimpf on Kemp’s three-run home run in the fifth inning.

Tonight’s second game features Edwin Jackson (1-1, 4.76) going up against Max Scherzer (10-6, 2.94) starting at 4:05pm 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 (41-54) scored fewer runs than the St Louis Cardinals (50-44) in the third game of four last night, 3-2, at Busch Stadium.

Paul Clemens (1-1, 4.91) pitched five inning, surrendering three runs on four hits and two walks with five strikeouts. Jedd Gyorko had two home runs, a solo shot in the third inning and a two-run with Greg Garcia on base in the fifth inning.

Jaime Garcia (7-6, 3.98) gave up one run on six hits and two walks in five and two-thirds innings while striking out five. Matt Kemp hit a solo home run to lead off the sixth inning and Ryan Schimpf hit a solo home run in the seventh inning.

The series finale starts at 4:15pm PDT this evening. The Padres will try to avoid a four-game sweep with Andrew Cashner (4-7, 5.05) taking the mound against Adam Wainwright (9-5, 4.15).

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