Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (20-22) were shutout by the Chicago Cubs (23-17), 3-0, last night at Petco Park, for the fifth time in their last sixteen games.

Odrisamer Despaigne (2-3, 6.11) pitched six innings while giving up two runs on six hits and two walk with four strikeouts. The two runs came in the first inning thanks to a leadoff walk of Dexter Fowler followed by a home run by Kris Bryant. The third Cubs’ run came in the seventh inning on an Addison Russell home run off Dale Thayer.

Kyle Hendricks (1-1, 4.14) threw a complete game, giving up five hits and no walks with seven strikeouts. Matt Kemp continued his hitting funk, going 1-for-4 with two strikeouts.

The Friars head up the freeway to take on the Los Angeles Dodgers for three games starting tonight at 7:10pm PDT. Andrew Cashner (1-7, 3.24) gets the start tonight for the Padres, with Zack Greinke (5-1, 1.52) taking the mound for the Dodgers.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (20-21) scored fewer runs than the Chicago Cubs (22-17), 3-2, last night at Petco Park.

Tyson Ross (2-4, 3.93) pitched seven innings, allowing all three runs on four hits and three walks with eight strikeouts. The one plus on the night is probably that Ross didn’t allow any home runs.

The Friars were unable to do much of anything against the Cubs’ bullpen. The Cubs used five relievers after starter Tsuyoshi Wada (0-0, 3.86) struck out nine in just four and two-thirds innings on four hits and a walk. Justin Upton was responsible for both Padres’ runs after his two-run home run to center field in the fourth inning.

This evening has Odrisamer Despaigne (2-2, 6.75) taking the mound against Kyle Hendricks (0-1, 5.15) in the final game of the three-game series at 6:10pm PDT.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (20-20) scored more runs than the Chicago Cubs (21-17) last at Petco Park, 4-3, in the first of three games at Petco Park.

Neither James Shields (5-0, 3.74) nor Jason Hammel (3-1, 3.11) figured into the decision. Shields pitched seven innings, giving up two runs on six hits and a walk while striking out eleven. Both runs came off of solo home runs in the third inning by Chris Coghlan and Dexter Fowler. Coghlan had a second solo home run off Craig Kimbrel in the ninth inning.

Hammel also pitched seven innings with two runs on three hits and no walks with eight strikeouts. Hammel was perfect through four innings until Kris Bryant had a throwing error to first base to allow Justin Upton to get on base to lead off the fifth. Yangervis Solarte followed that up with the first Padres’ hit, scoring Upton from second base.

In the bottom of the seventh inning, the Friars tied the game at two with a Will Venable RBI single, scoring Solarte after Starlin Castro misplayed Solarte’s ground ball for the Cubs’ second error.

The bottom of the eighth inning was strange, to say the least. Derek Norris hit a two-RBI double to score Clint Barmes and Cory Spangenberg. Barmes reached base on an error by Addison Russell and advanced to second base on a bunt single by Abraham Almonte. Spangenberg bunted and advanced Barmes while Almonte was forced out at second.

Kimbrel came in for the ninth inning to record his eleventh save.

Tonight, the Padres send out Tyson Ross (2-3, 3.94) at 7:10pm PDT to face Tsuyoshi Wada (0-0, 0.00), who is making his first appearance of 2015.

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Exactly 364 days ago, I compiled a list of all of the Twitter accounts that Padres’ fans should be following. It did not come without controversy, as I had complaints from people who thought they should be on it throughout the course of the year.

I updated it in January, adding some and removing others. Since then the Padres made moves on and off the field, changing who should and shouldn’t be on the list.

I have updated it once again. Some accounts are gone, others have been added. Some are still not on it.

To be honest, some of these accounts I don’t follow. On @GhostofRAK, that is. However, I’ve included them because they have some connection to the Padres or Padres’ fans that might interest you.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an afternoon in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (19-20) scored fewer runs than the Washington Nationals (22-17) yesterday at Petco Park, 10-5. The final score doesn’t show how close this game wasn’t. The Friars dropped the last three of four to lose the weekend series.

Ian Kennedy (2-3, 6.75) gave up six runs in five innings on three hits and four walks with six strikeouts. The big blow came from Danny Espinoza’s three-run home run with two outs in the fifth inning. The Padres were up 2-0 at that point. Then, in the sixth, the wheel’s came off Kennedy’s start, as he loaded the bases with no outs. Frank Garces relieved Kennedy and proceeded to give up an RBI single to Bryce Harper. Dale Thayer then came in to the game for Garces. A sacrifice fly and a 2-RBI double later, the Nationals were up 7-2 and never looked back.

Stephen Strasburg (3-4, 5.98) came back to San Diego and gave up three runs in five innings on five hits and a walk with seven strikeouts. Justin Upton had a solo home run in the third inning off of Strasburg and another in the eighth inning off of Tanner Roark. Jedd Gyorko added another with his solo home run in the ninth inning off of Sammy Solis.

The Padres are off today. The Chicago Cubs come to Petco for three games beginning tomorrow. James Shields (5-0, 3.91) takes on Jason Hammel (3-1, 3.11) at 7:10pm PDT.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (19-19) scored just one run against the Washington Nationals (21-17) last night at Petco Park. And it only took them eight and two-thirds innings to do it, in the process of dropping the third of four games by a score of 4-1.

Andrew Cashner (1-7, 3.24) got in trouble early, giving up three runs in the first inning. Cashner gave up all four runs in his six innings on nine hits and two walks with six strikeouts.

Max Scherzer (4-3, 1.75), on the other hand, was perfect for the first three innings. Will Venable walked and Matt Kemp hit a single with one out in the fourth inning. The Friars managed to load the bases with two outs in the fourth, but Will Middlebrooks popped out to end the threat.

The lone Padres’ run came with two outs in the ninth inning, when Alexi Amarista drove in Justin Upton from second base with an opposite field single. But that was it.

This afternoon at 1:10pm PDT, Ian Kennedy (2-2, 5.92) takes the mound in the fourth and final game of the series against Stephen Strasburg (2-4, 6.06).

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (19-18) scored zero runs against the Washington Nationals (20-17), who scored ten. It was an ugly, boring game that could be considered cruel and unusual punishment if any Padres fan was ever forced to rewatch it.

Odrisamer Despaigne (2-2, 6.75) lasted just three innings, giving up seven runs on ten hits and two walks with just one strikeout. The only thing you could say that was a positive: Despaigne didn’t allow a home run in those three innings. That honor was reserved for Shawn Kelley, who gave up a home run to Bryce Harper in the fourth inning.

Jordan Zimmerman (3-2, 3.66) combined with A.J. Cole to shutout the Friars. Zimmerman pitched six innings with six hits, a walk, and six strikeouts. Cole gave up just one hit [a two-out single from Yangervis Solarte in the ninth] while pitching the last three innings in relief to record his first Major League save.

This evening, the third of four games pits Andrew Cashner (1-6, 3.07) against Max Scherzer (3-3, 1.99) at 5:40pm PDT. Everyone in attendance will receive a long-sleeved hoodie-style t-shirt.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening in the pub trying to stay out of the rain. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (19-17) scored more runs than the Washington Nationals (19-17), 8-3, after a nearly two-hour rain delay between the first batter of the game and the second batter.

Tyson Ross (2-3, 3.94) gave up two runs five hits and three walks with six strikeouts in his five innings pitched.

Doug Fister (2-2, 4.31) was hit hard, pitching just two innings while giving up seven runs on eight hits and a walk with just one strikeout. Derek Norris homered in the first inning, scoring Matt Kemp and Justin Upton. Norris then followed up with a two-RBI triple in the second inning. Cory Spangenberg hit two solo home runs, in the second inning and the fourth inning.

Tonight at 7:10pm PDT (weather permitting), Odrisamer Despaigne (2-1, 5.13) takes on Jordan Zimmerman (2-2, 4.20) in the second game of the four-game series.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an afternoon at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (11-12) scored a lot fewer runs than the Houston Astros (14-7), who completed the three-game sweep with a final score of 7-2 yesterday. The Padres wore the ’85-90 brown pinstripe uniforms for the first of five Way Back Wednesday afternoon games. They played a lot like a few of those teams.

Andrew Cashner (1-3, 2.61) opened the game by striking out the first six Astros he faced. Cashner also set a Major League record with 21 consecutive home starts with two or fewer earned runs allowed. He ended his day with a total of ten K’s in seven innings with three runs (two earned) on six hits and a walk. The game was over as soon as Colby Rasmus finished rounding the bases after his two-run home run in the fourth inning to make the score 3-1.

The Astros ninth was rather ugly, as Craig Kimbrel and Brandon Maurer allowed four runs between them, thanks in no small part to an error and a passed ball by catcher Wil Nieves.

Dallas Keuchel (3-0, 0.73) showed why he is one of the best left-handed starters in the American League so far this season, pitching eight innings with four strikeouts, three hits, and no walks while only allowing one run. Matt Kemp drove in Wil Myers from first base in the first inning with a double to center field that Jake Marisnick bobbled allowing Kemp to take third. Kemp also drove in the Padres second run in the ninth inning with a groundout to third base that scored Myers.

The Friars have a day off today. Friday has the Colorado Rockies coming to Petco Park for three games. Ian Kennedy (0-1, 10.80) will face Eddie Butler (2-1, 3.27) at 7:10pm PDT.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (11-11) scored a lot fewer runs than the Houston Astros (13-7), 14-3, last night at Petco Park. Tyson Ross (1-2, 4.55) lasted five innings, giving up four runs on five hits and two walks with nine strikeouts. Evan Gattis hit a two-run home run with two outs in the first inning to start the Astros off. Chris Carter hit a solo shot in the sixth inning and George Springer had a two-run home run in the seventh, both off of Odrisamer Despaigne. The Padres’ bullpen continued the disturbing trend of throwing gasoline on the fire, as the Astros scored seven runs off Despaigne, Kevin Quackenbush, and Cory Mazzoni.

Roberto Hernandez (1-2, 3.80) meanwhile pitched six innings for the Astros, surrendering all three Padres’ run on six hits and a walk with six strikeouts. Wil Myers and Justin Upton had solo home runs off of Hernandez, in the fifth and sixth innings, respectively. Other than that, whatever the Padres hit seemed to be right at an Astros player.

This afternoon will have Andrew Cashner (1-2, 2.63) taking the mound against the Astros and Dallas Keuchel (2-0, 0.62) at 12:40pm PDT in the final game of the series at Petco Park. It’s the first of five Way Back Wednesday afternoons of the 2015 season, in which the Friars will be wearing the brown pinstriped uniforms originally worn from 1985-90.

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