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 (68-92) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (67-93), 5-3, last night in the first of three games at Chase Field.

Edwin Jackson (5-6, 5.77) gave up all five runs in his six innings on six hits and two walks while striking out five. Jean Segura scored on a Welington Castillo single in the first inning. In the third inning, Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run home run. Chris Owings hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning.

Braden Shipley (4-5. 5.26) allowed three runs on seven hits and two walk in five innings with three strikeouts. In the fourth inning, Ryan Schimpf hit a two-run home run with no outs and two outs later Manuel Margot drove in Luis Sardinas with a double.

The penultimate game of 2016 tonight will have Clayton Richard (3-3, 2.98) taking the mound against Archie Bradley (7-9, 5.15) starting at 5:10pm 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 (52-71) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (51-72) last night at Petco Park, 2-1.

Clayton Richard (0-3, 4.44) allowed two unearned runs on two hits and three walks in six innings while striking out five. Welington Castillo singled and advanced to third on a throwing error by Richard in the fifth inning and came home when Brandon Drury ground into a double play. In the sixth inning, Phil Gosselin scored when Rickie Weeks reached on another throwing error by Richard.

Robbie Ray (7-11, 4.31) pitched seven innings, giving up one run on one hit — a solo home run in the fifth inning by Patrick Kivlehan — and a walk with thirteen strikeouts. Kivlehan singled in the eighth inning for
the Padres’ second hit of the night. Adam Rosales‘ pinch-hit double was the third and final hit by the
Padres.

This afternoon’s series finale pits Luis Perdomo (5-7, 6.68) against Braden Shipley (2-2, 4.30). The
game is scheduled to start at 1:40pm.

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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 (52-70) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (50-72), 7-4, in 10 innings last night at Petco Park.

Jarred Cosart (0-1, 4.54) pitched five and two-thirds innings, surrendering one run on eight hits and two walks with seven strikeouts. Chris Owings singled in the second inning to drive in Yasmany Tomas. In the seventh inning, a double-steal by Jean Segura and Paul Goldschmidt resulted in a throwing error by Derek Norris, allowing Segura to cross the plate. Segura’s single in the eighth inning drove in Owings and Rickie Weeks Jr.

Zack Greinke (11-4, 4.21) gave up two runs on seven hits and two walks with eight strikeouts in seven innings pitched. Christian Bethancourt‘s single brought Ryan Schimpf home in the second inning. Bethancourt scored in the seventh inning on a Nick Noonan sacrifice fly. In the eighth inning, Schimpf hit a two-run home run. Schimpf won the game in the tenth inning with a three-run home run. Schimpf ended his night 4-for-5 with two doubles and two home runs.

Clayton Richard (0-2, 5.75) gets the start in tonight’s game versus Robbie Ray (6-11, 4.47). First pitch is set for 5:40pm 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 (51-70) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (50-71) last night, 9-8, in the first game of four at Petco Park.

Paul Clemens (2-2, 4.82) surrendered three runs on eight hits and three walks in five innings while striking out three. In the first inning, while walking Paul Goldschmidt, Clemens threw a wild pitch on ball four, allowing Jean Segura to score. A single by Welington Castillo drove in Goldschmidt. Another single by Castillo in the fifth inning scored Goldschmidt again. Segura hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning. In the seventh inning, a double by Mitch Haniger drove in Yasmany Tomas. Michael Bourn singled in Rickie Weeks Jr. in the eighth inning. And another single by Haniger in the ninth inning scored Jake Lamb.

Archie Bradley (4-8, 4.91) gave up five runs (four earned) on seven hits and three walks with two strikeouts in four and two-thirds innings. Travis Jankowski scored the first Padres’ run in the first inning on a Yangervis Solarte ground out. In the third inning, Wil Myers‘ single scored Jankowski, Alex Dickerson reached on a fielding error by Segura to drive in Myers, and Solarte and Dickerson scored on a single by Christian Bethancourt. In the sixth inning, pinch-hitter Edwin Jackson walked, reached third base on a Jankowski double, and scored on a passed ball to Myers. A bases-loaded Dickerson double in the eighth inning drove Jankowski, Myers, and Solarte in for the last three Padres’ runs.

Tonight’s second game will feature Jarred Cosart (0-1, 5.03) getting the start against Zack Greinke (11-4, 4.31) beginning at 7:40pm 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 (36-47) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (37-48) last night at Chase Field, 8-4.

Luis Perdomo (3-3, 7.93) pitched six innings, giving up three runs (two earned) on nine hits and no walks while striking out five. Perdomo got into trouble in the first inning, when Jean Segura scored on a Paul Goldschmidt double and Goldschmidt came home on Yangervis Solarte‘s throwing error on Welington Castillo‘s ground ball. In the fifth inning, Jake Lamb tripled with Michael Bourn on base. Nick Ahmed‘s sacrifice fly in the eighth inning scored Brandon Drury for the Diamondbacks’ final run.

Archie Bradley (3-4, 4.81) surrendered five runs in six innings on six hits and three walks with seven strikeouts. Solarte hit a two-run home run with Matt Kemp on first base to put the Padres on the scoreboard in the fourth inning. In the sixth inning, Wil Myers walked and Kemp doubled to drive him in. Derek Norris then hit a two-run home run. In the eighth inning, after Alex Dickerson drew a walk, Travis Jankowski pinch-ran for him and stole second base. Norris then doubled Jankowski in, Ryan Schimpf doubled Norris in, and Alexei Ramirez drove in Schimpf with a single.

Tonight, Christian Friedrich (4-3, 3.96) gets the start in the second game of the series against Zack Godley (1-0, 4.35) with first pitch scheduled for 6:40pm 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 (4-8) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (4-8) last night, 5-3, in 14 innings at Petco Park.

Neither Andrew Cashner (0-1, 5.40) nor Shelby Miller (0-1, 8.53) had anything to do with the decision. Cashner pitched six innings and allowed one run on four hit and two walks with five strikeouts. Miller pitched just one and two-thirds innings, allowing two runs on two hits and three walks with one strikeout, before coming out of the game in the second inning after opening up a blister on his pitching hand or something. The point is he was bleeding and couldn’t pitch.

Melvin Upton Jr. hit a two-run home run to straightaway center field with two outs in the bottom of the 14th inning to win the game. Matt Kemp had a solo home run to lead off the third inning. For the rest, just read the recaps below, because I’m so very tired and just want to go to bed.

This afternoon’s series finale at 1:40pm PDT, Robbie Erlin (1-1, 0.93) gets the start against Patrick Corbin (0-1, 3.46). It’s Military Opening Day and the Padres will be wearing the new camouflage uniforms. Which they did in that Wednesday’s game during Opening Week. But I guess now it’s official? Whatever.

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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 (3-8) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (4-7) last night, 3-2, in the first of three games at Petco Park.

James Shields (0-2, 4.05) pitched seven innings, striking out six while giving up two runs on six hits and four walks. Welington Castillo hit a solo home run to lead off the second inning. Shields shut out the Diamondbacks until two outs in the seventh inning, when Nick Ahmed‘s RBI double to right field brought Yasmany Tomas home. Fernando Rodney was saddled with the loss after giving up the eventual winning run in the ninth inning on a Phil Gosselin infield single.

Zack Greinke (0-2, 6.75) pitched seven and a third innings, allowing two runs on six hits and a walk while striking out five. Alexei Ramirez‘s two-out single in the second inning to score Cory Spangenberg put the Padres on the board. And Alexi Amarista hit a single to left field in the fourth inning to tie the game at two.

Hey, at least they didn’t get shut out. Again. Right? RIGHT?

Tonight’s second game has Andrew Cashner (0-1, 8.00) taking the mound against Shelby Miller (0-1, 8.18) at 5:40pm PDT.

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

The Padres (73-82) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (74-81) last night at Petco Park, 3-0.

Robbie Erlin (1-1, 6.30) had a no-hitter through five and two-thirds innings, before giving up a triple to Ender Inciarte with two outs in the sixth inning. Erlin struck out Aaron Hill to end the inning, finishing his night with seven shutout innings pitched with two hits, a walk, and four strikeouts.

Jeremy Hellickson (9-11, 4.60) allowed just one run in six innings on four hits and two walk with five strikeouts. Cory Spangenberg doubled to lead off the sixth inning and scored on a Jedd Gyorko sacrifice fly. In the eighth inning, Spangenberg led off with a single, followed by Matt Kemp‘s single. Justin Upton then doubled to score Spangenberg. Kemp then came home on another sacrifice fly by Gyorko.

In this afternoon’s season series finale, James Shields (13-6, 3.86) takes the mound against Zack Godley (5-1, 3.48) at 1:10pm PDT.

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The Padres (68-78) scored fewer runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (69-76), 6-4, last night at Chase Field.

Tyson Ross (10-10, 3.18) pitched six innings, throwing 106 pitches and allowing a run on four hits and three walks with nine strikeouts. The only run charged to Ross came in the sixth inning. After walking Paul Goldschmidt and giving up a single to David Peralta, Welington Castillo hit an RBI single to score Goldschmidt. The Padres’ bullpen literally lost this game, giving up five runs in the seventh inning. With Bud Norris starting the inning, Chris Owings led off with a walk and scored on Nick Ahmed‘s triple. Aaron Hill then walked and was pinch-ran for by Socrates Brito. Norris was relieved by Kevin Quackenbush and A.J. Pollock then hit a three-run home run. Ender Inciarte singled then stole second base and Goldschmidt walked. Marc Rzepczynski came in to pitch and Peralta struck out for the first out of the inning. Nick Vincent came into the game and got Castillo to fly out for the second out, then Brandon Drury singled to score Inciarte.

Jhoulys Chacin (0-1, 2.95) pitched five innings, giving up two runs on four hits and two walks with three strikeouts. Justin Upton hit his 26th home run to lead off the second inning. Yangervis Solarte ground into a double-play with the bases loaded and no outs in the third inning, allowing Ross to score from third base. In the seventh inning, an RBI single from Travis Jankowski scored Austin Hedges from second base. And in the eighth inning, a wild pitch to pinch-hitter Brett Wallace let Upton come home from third base.

Tonight at 6:40pm PDT, Andrew Cashner (5-15, 4.27) will start against the Diamondbacks’ Robbie Ray (4-11, 3.54) in the final game of the season at Chase Field.

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

The Padres (68-77) scored more runs than the Arizona Diamondbacks (68-76) last night, 10-3, in the first of three from Chase Field.

James Shields (12-6, 3.80) pitched seven innings, allowing one run on four hits and two walk with six strikeouts. Shields now has 200 strikeouts for the season. In the first inning, A.J. Pollock hit a leadoff double, advanced to third on a groundball out, and scored on a Paul Goldschmidt double. Jay Jackson made his Major League debut in the ninth inning, and the Diamondbacks scored two runs off him. Jake Lamb hit a ground-rule double and scored on Phil Gosselin’s single. Gosselin took second on defensive indifference and scored on Brandon Drury‘s double.

Jeremy Hellickson (9-9, 4.78) lasted just one inning, giving up five runs (three earned) on five hits, two walks, and a strikeout. Wil Myers led off the game with a home run to right field. The Padres loaded the bases with no outs and a Jedd Gyorko sacrifice fly and Cory Spangenberg single plated two runs. A throwing error by Hellickson on an attempted pick-off move allowed Spangenberg to get to third base and Justin Upton to score. Derek Norris then singled to score Spangenberg. The Padres loaded the bases with no outs again in the fifth inning and Spangenberg doubled to score two more runs. After a Norris walk and two strikeouts, Myers hit a bases-clearing double. In the ninth inning, pinch-hitter Cody Decker popped out to first base in his first Major League at-bat.

Tyson Ross (10-10, 3.24) gets the start tonight at 6:40pm PDT against Jhoulys Chacin (0-1, 2.70) in the second game of the series.

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