Sometimes the details of the 2017 Padres season opener can get a little fuzzy after an afternoon at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (0-1) scored fewer runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (1-0), 14-3, in yesterday’s 2017 season opener at Dodger Stadium.

Jhoulys Chacin (0-1, 24.30) lasted just three and a third innings, giving up nine runs on eight hits and two walk with two strikeouts. The Dodgers hit four home runs in the game:

Back-to-back home runs in the third inning off Chacin; a grand slam from Joc Pederson and a solo shot by Yasmani Grandal.
Corey Seager hit a 3-run shot off Christian Bethancourt in the fifth inning.
Grandal hit his second home run of the game in the eighth inning, a 2-run shot off Jose Torres.

Clayton Kershaw (1-0, 1.29) pitched seven innings, surrendering two runs (one earned) on two hits and no walks while striking out eight. Yangervis Solarte drove in Wil Myers for the first run of the game in the first inning with a single. Ryan Schimpf led off the seventh inning with a solo shot to right field. And Manuel Margot doubled in the eighth inning to score Travis Jankowski.

If I didn’t have to write this thing, I would have given up watching the game after the fifth inning.

Clayton Richard (0-0) gets the start in today’s second game of the series and the season against Kenta Maeda (0-0). First pitch at Dodger Stadium is scheduled for 7:10pm 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 (68-90) scored more runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (90-68) in the second game of three at Petco Park, 6-5.

Luis Perdomo (9-10, 5.71) surrendered all five runs in five innings on seven hits and a walk with two strikeouts. Chase Utley led off the game with a solo home run and Adrian Gonzalez added another solo home run two outs later. Gonzalez hit an RBI double to score Corey Seager in the third inning. Joc Pederson hit a two-run home run in the fourth inning.

Jose De Leon (2-0, 6.35) lasted just two and a third innings, giving up five runs (three earned) on four hits and three walks with a strikeout. Hunter Renfroe had four RBI, the first two coming on a bases loaded single in the first inning to drive in Manuel Margot and Yangervis Solarte and Ryan Schimpf drove in Renfroe with a double. In the third inning, Renfroe hit a two-run home run onto the roof of the Western Metal Supply Company building, the first player to ever do so in a game. Margot scored the Padres’ final run in the fourth inning on a groundout by Wil Myers.

Tonight’s 2016 Petco Park season finale will have Christian Friedrich (5-10, 4.66) taking the mound against Julio Urias (5-2, 3.53) starting at 6:10pm PDT.

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

The Padres (56-80) scored less runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (76-60) yesterday at Dodger Stadium, 7-4.

Christian Friedrich (4-10, 4.99) gave up four runs on six hits and three walks with four strikeouts in four and a third innings. Yasiel Puig hit a three-run home run in the third inning. In the fifth inning, a Chase Utley single drove in Justin Turner and Puig scored on a single by Yasmani Grandal. Grandal hit a two-run home run in the seventh inning.

Jose De Leon (1-0, 6.00) won his Major League debut while surrendering four runs on six hits and no walks with striking out nine in six innings. Yangervis Solarte hit a two-run home run with Travis Jankowski on base in the third inning. Alexi Amarista scored on a throwing error on a Jankowski bunt single and Jankowski scored on a Solarte sacrifice fly in the fifth inning.

The Padres return home to Petco Park for three games against the Boston Red Sox (76-60) starting this afternoon at 1:40pm PDT. Edwin Jackson (3-5, 6.26) gets the start against former Padre Drew Pomeranz (10-10, 3.00).

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy during an evening at the pub. Especially when you are subbing in for Scott and are nowhere near the multi-media linking guru. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (56-79) scored less than the Los Angeles Dodgers (75-60), 5-1, last night in the second of three games at Dodger Stadium.

Luis Perdomo (7-8, 5.929) gave up five runs on nine hits and no walks with five strikeouts in six innings. Adrian Gonzalez drove in a Corey Seager and then Yasmani Grandal drove in three with a long home run to center in the fourth inning. Josh Reddick added to the scoring with a solo shot in the sixth. Keith Hessler (who?) and Jose Dominguez combined to shutout the Dodgers over the last two innings.

Rich Hill (11-3, 1.94) pitched six innings, surrendering no runs on one hit and two walks while striking out eight. Alexei Ramirez broke up the no-hitter in the sixth inning. In the eighth inning, Wil Myers singled in Luis Sardinas, who had doubled off of Casey Fien. Yay, no shut out!

Today at 1:10pm PDT, Christian Friedrich (4-10, 4.84) gets the start against Jose De Leon (0-0, 0.00) gets his debut in the final game of the series.

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

The Padres (38-51) scored fewer runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (51-40), 3-1, yesterday afternoon in the finale of their four game series at Dodger Stadium.

Christian Friedrich (4-5, 4.50) gave up three runs on seven hits and a walk while striking out seven over five innings. Corey Seager singled in the first inning to drive in Howie Kendrick. A Kendrick single in the second inning scored Scott Van Slyke. Adrian Gonzalez hit a solo home run in the fifth inning.

Kenta Maeda (8-6, 2.95) pitched seven innings, allowing a run on two hits and no walks with thirteen strikeouts. A single by Alex Dickerson in the second inning and a fifth inning solo home run from Derek Norris were all the Friars could manage against Maeda.

The All-Star break begins today. The All-Star Game is tomorrow at 5:00pm PDT at Petco Park. The Padres next game will be Friday at 7:40pm PDT against the San Francisco Giants (56-33) at Petco Park. Andrew Cashner (3-7, 5.40) is scheduled to go up against Madison Bumgarner (9-4, 2.09).

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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 (38-49) scored fewer runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (49-40), 10-6, last night in the second game of their four game series at Dodger Stadium.

Andrew Cashner (3-7, 5.40) pitched just two and two-thirds innings, giving up eight runs on eight hits and three walks with two strikeouts. Cashner gave up four home runs. Justin Turner‘s solo home run and Yasmani Grandal‘s two-run home run came in the first inning. Grandal added a three-run home run and Howie Kendrick hit a solo home run in the second inning. Grandal hit another home run off Jose Dominguez in the seventh inning, a solo shot.

Scott Kazmir (7-3, 4.52) had his own problems, lasting just three innings while surrendering three runs on six hits and three walks while striking out five. Wil Myers drove in Melvin Upton Jr. with a single in the first inning. In the second inning, Upton Jr. hit a two-run home run. Upton Jr. added a solo home run in the fourth inning. Christian Bethancourt came home on a Adam Rosales sacrifice fly and pinch-hitter Brett Wallace drove in Alexei Ramirez with a single in the fifth.

Tonight’s game is on Fox — NOT Fox Sports San Diego — starting at 4:15pm. Luis Perdomo (3-3, 7.93) takes the mound against Brandon McCarthy (1-0, 0.00) in game three of four at Dodger 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 (18-25) scored more runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (21-22) last night, 7-6 on a walk-off two run home run by Melvin Upton Jr., in the first game of a three-game weekend series at Petco Park.

Christian Friedrich (0-1, 2.89) lasted just three and one-third innings, giving up two runs on six hits and three walks with two strikeouts. However, Friedrich put the first runs on the board with a two-out single to score Brett Wallace and Alexei Ramirez in the second inning. Derek Norris added another run in the fifth inning with a leadoff solo home run. In the sixth inning, Christian Bethancourt hit a pinch-hit, two-run home run to left with Adam Rosales on. And Upton Jr. added the final two runs in the ninth inning with his shot to right-center with Wil Myers on base.

Scott Kazmir (3-3, 5.23) surrendered five runs on three hits and seven walks while striking out five in five and two-thirds innings. Cory Seager doubled in the third inning to score Enrique Hernandez for the Dodgers’ first run. In the fourth inning, Yasmani Grandal doubled to bring Yasiel Puig home. A Puig two-run home run in the fifth inning brought Trayce Thompson across the plate. And Justin Turner brought in Carl Crawford with a two-run home run in the eighth inning.

Tonight, Cesar Vargas (0-2, 3.55) takes the mound against Alex Wood (1-3, 4.17) at 7:10pm 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 (9-15) scored more runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (12-13), 5-2, to win the second of three games at Dodger Stadium last night.

Colin Rea (2-1, 4.61) pitched six innings, giving up two runs on four hits and three walks with three strikeouts. Chase Utley hit a two-run home run with no outs in the third inning for the Dodgers’ only runs.

Ross Stripling (0-2, 4.33) gave up five runs on seven hits and two walks with six strikeouts over just four and two-thirds innings. Of the nine total Padres’ hits, five of them were doubles. Jon Jay, Wil Myers, and Matt Kemp had back-to-back-to-back doubles in the third inning. In the fifth inning, back-to-back walks to Myers and Kemp led to a two-RBI double by Melvin Upton Jr. Upton then scored on an RBI single by Alexei Ramirez.

The Friars attempt to return the favor of Los Angeles’ Opening Series sweep at Petco Park this afternoon at 1:10pm PDT, with Drew Pomeranz (2-2, 2.86) getting the start against Clayton Kershaw (2-1, 2.43).

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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 (8-15) scored more runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (12-12), 5-1, in the first of three games at Dodger Stadium.

Cesar Vargas (0-0, 0.87) threw 90 pitches and was pulled after five and a third innings. Vargas had not allowed a run on four hits and three walks with six strikeouts. Manager Andy Green pulled him because he had reached his pitch limit. Brad Hand then gave up a solo home run to Yasmani Grandal in the sixth inning, giving Vargas a no-decision. Kevin Quackenbush, Ryan Buchter, Brandon Maurer, and Carlos Villanueva then combined to shutout the Dodgers for the remainder of the game.

Alex Wood (1-2, 4.82) gave up one run on five hits and a walk with nine strikeouts over seven innings. Matt Kemp hit a double and was driven home with an RBI single by Melvin Upton Jr. in the fourth inning. In the eighth inning, Kemp hit a towering three-run home run to left field. And in the ninth inning, Adam Rosales scored on a squeeze bunt single by Travis Jankowski.

Tonight at 6:10pm PDT, Colin Rea (1-1, 5.06) takes the mound against Ross Stripling (0-1, 3.22) in the second game.

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So … we’re back. Still mostly confused.

Last year when A.J. Preller took over as GM, he inherited a roster with a slight logjam at catcher. There was Rene Rivera and Yasmani Grandal at the major-league level, and Austin Hedges waiting on the farm. Then, like 17 trades later, the Padres had a more manageable logjam: Derek Norris as the main guy with Tim Federowicz as the (soon-to-be-injured) backup, and Hedges still on the farm. Rocky Gale‘s always around.

You wanna talk about logjams? Check out the current catcher situation. After a solid season, Norris is still the main guy. Hedges, who was called up last year, is also there and so is new guy Josmil Pinto. That’s a lot of catchers; certainly don’t need anymore, no no.

Oh, okay. Another catcher. That’s interesting.

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