While You Were (Day) Drinking 2015 Game 13 (SD at CHC)

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

The Padres (8-5) scored score more runs than the Chicago Cubs (6-5), 5-2 in the series finale at Wrigley Field. Two-run home runs from Will Middlebrooks in the second inning and Yangervis Solarte in the seventh inning sealed the win for Andrew Cashner (1-2, 2.65). Cashner had a rough first inning as defensive miscues helped the Cubs score both runs.

Jon Lester (0-2, 6.89) gave up three runs in six and a third innings on six hits and two walks with four strikeouts. Other than the Middlebrooks home run, though, his only real problem came in the seventh after he left, when a Will Venable RBI single with two on that scored Matt Kemp from third base.

The Friars travel to Denver to start a four-game series with the Colorado Rockies tonight at 5:40pm PDT. Odrisamer Despaigne (1-0, 0.77) takes on the Rockies and Jorge De La Rosa (0-0, 0.00).


Recaps

Cashner regroups after rough first, gets first win — Corey Brock and Sarah Trotto (MLB.com)

Padres blast past Cubs in wacky win — Dennis Lin (UT San Diego)

Lester makes nifty play, but loses again as Padres top Cubs — (Associated Press)

MLB Box Score


Quotes

“The bench was a little verbal, and I was part of that.”
Bud Black, on his ejection in the second inning (Lin)

 

“Showing up like we have and guys not giving up and giving in, no matter what has happened throughout the game, I think it says a lot for the group of guys that’s in here. It’s only going to continue to get better.”
Clint Barmes (Lin)


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