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

The Padres (50-64) scored fewer runs than the Cincinnati Reds (48-67) yesterday, 10-3, in the finale of four games at Great American Ballpark.

Dinelson Lamet (6-4, 5.12) gave up two runs on three hits and three walks in five innings with five strikeouts. Tucker Barnhart hit a two-run double in the second inning. In the seventh inning, with one out, Kirby Yates walked a batter, hit the next one, and went to two balls & two strikes against Joey Votto before Brad Hand was brought in. Hand walked Votto to load the bases and one out later Scooter Gennett hit a grand slam and Eugenio Suarez hit a solo home run back-to-back. In the eighth inning, Zack Cozart hit a two-run home run and Votto hit a solo home run back-to-back off Phil Maton.

Luis Castillo (2-5, 3.64) allowed three runs on six hits and three walks with four strikeouts in six innings. Wil Myers hit a solo home run in the fourth inning. In the fifth inning, Cory Spangenberg‘s double drove in Luis Torrens and Jose Pirela singled to drive in Spangenberg.

The Padres head to Dodger Stadium for three games against the Los Angeles Dodgers (80-33) beginning tonight at 7:10pm PDT. Clayton Richard (5-12, 5.17) gets the start tonight against Rich Hill (8-4, 3.47).
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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 (49-62) scored fewer runs than the Cincinnati Reds (46-66), 11-3, in the first game of a four-game series at Great American Ballpark last night.

Jhoulys Chacin (11-8, 4.15) gave up five runs on five hits and three walks with five strikeouts in six innings. Billy Hamilton led off the game with a triple and scored on Joey Votto‘s single in the first inning. Votto hit a two-run home run in the third inning. In the sixth inning Adam Duvall hit a two-run home run. Zack Cozart added another two-run home run in the seventh inning. In the eighth inning Patrick Kivlehan hit a grand slam home run.

Tim Adleman (5-9, 5.35) allowed two runs on six hits and a walk in four and two-thirds inning with four strikeouts. Jose Pirela was the Padres offense, hitting two home runs: a two-run shot in the fourth inning and a solo in the eighth inning.

Luis Perdomo (5-6, 4.92) starts tonight’s second game against Sal Romano (2-3, 4.88) with first pitch scheduled for 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 (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 an evening at the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you may have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (32-43) scored more runs than the Cincinnati Reds (28-45), 13-4, Friday night at Great American Ballpark.

Colin Rea (4-3, 4.81) pitched five innings, giving up four runs (one earned) on three hits and four walks while striking out seven. All four Reds’ runs came in the third inning. Billy Hamilton scored on a ground ball by Zack Cozart that Alexei Ramirez misplayed for an error. Joey Votto then walked. Cody Reed was driven in by another fielding error, this time by Yangervis Solarte. Jay Bruce‘s single scored Cozart and Votto.

Reed (0-1, 6.75) surrendered five runs over five innings on nine hits and two walk with six strikeouts. The Padres scored a single run in each of the first six innings, two runs in the seventh, and five in the eighth. Wil Myers was 3-for-5 with five RBI, including a solo home run in the first inning and a two-run double in the eighth. Melvin Upton Jr. also was 3-for-5, with two, two-run home runs, one in the seventh inning and the other in the eighth. Adam Rosales hit a solo home run in the sixth inning.

This afternoon at 1:10pm PDT, Drew Pomeranz (6-7, 3.00) gets the start against Brandon Finnegan (3-5, 3.81). The game is being broadcast on Fox Sports 1 instead of Fox Sports San Diego.

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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 (31-43) scored more runs than the Cincinnati Reds (28-44) last night at Great American Ballpark, 7-4, in the first of four games.

Christian Friedrich (4-2, 3.60) gave up all four runs in five innings on six hits and four walks with two strikeouts. All four runs came in the third inning. Billy Hamilton hit an RBI double to drive in Zack Cozart, then took third base on a throwing error by Yangervis Solarte. Hamilton scored on Brandon Phillips‘ single. And Adam Duvall then hit a two-run home run.

John Lamb (1-4, 4.78) did not get a decision after pitching five and a third innings, surrendering four runs (three earned) on four hits and three walk while striking out four. Melvin Upton Jr. led off the second inning with a single, then stole second base, and ended up at third base on a throwing error by Ramon Cabrera. After Derek Norris popped out, Alexei Ramirez hit into a groundout that allowed Upton Jr. to score. Matt Kemp led off the fourth inning with a solo home run. In the sixth inning, Wil Myers came home on a Solarte single, then Norris hit a three-run home run. Travis Jankowski single in the ninth inning score Adam Rosales, who had reached on a double.

Tonight at 4:10pm PDT, Colin Rea (3-3, 5.02) gets the start versus Cody Reed (0-0, 5.14) in the second game of the series.

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Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an afternoon at the Balboa Park Botanical Garden at a can share drinking beer, watching the Belmont Stakes on Ben Higgins’ iPhone, and not watching any of the Padres game. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (29-28) scored more runs than the Cincinnati Reds (23-31) yesterday, 9-7. Matt Kemp finally hit his second home run of the season & had five RBI in the game. Yonder Alonso had the other four with his grand slam in the Padres win. Andrew Cashner (2-8, 4.05) and Michael Lorenzen (1-1, 3.29) both started but neither figured into the decision.

Cashner gave up all seven Reds’ runs in five and two-thirds innings on eight hits and five walks with two strikeouts. Zack Cozart hit a solo home run in the third inning.

Lorenzen gave up just three runs in six innings on six hits and three walks with five strikeouts. Kemp’s home run came in the fourth inning. Kemp also had a two-RBI double in the fifth inning and a two-RBI single to give the Friars the lead in the eighth inning. Alonso’s grand slam came in seventh inning to tie the game at seven.

This morning at 10:10am PDT the Padres go for the three-game sweep of the Reds. Odrisamer Despaigne (3-3, 4.56) takes the hill against Johnny Cueto (3-4, 2.90) in Cincinnati.

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