While You Were (Day) Drinking: Game 142 (SD vs COL)

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 (day) drinking.

The Padres completed a sweep of the Rockies with a 5-2 victory. Nick Hundley hit a bases loaded double (off Roy Oswalt of all people) to plate 3 runs in the seventh inning. Ian Kennedy pitched 5 innings, giving up 2 runs on 5 hits & 2 walks with 7 K’s.

Until Hundley’s double, the “Star of the Game” looked like it was going to be home plate umpire Todd Tichenor, who straight blew one call at home, calling Reymond Fuentes out even though Fuentes clearly touched home plate, and made a questionable out call on Kyle Blanks for leaving the base path in a rundown later in the game.

The win puts the Friars (65-77, .4577) in a virtual tie with Colorado (66-78, .4583) for third place in the NL West.

The Padres are off today, beginning their last East Coast road trip of the season on Tuesday in Philadelphia, with Andrew Cashner facing the Phillies’ Tyler Cloyd at 4:05pm PDT.


Hundley delivers in the Nick of time for Friars – Corey Brock (MLB.com)

Hundley delivers birthday win for Padres – Jeff Sanders (UT San Diego)

Box Score (MLB.com)


 “I didn’t even know that!”
Jesus Guzman on tying Padres record for pinch hit RBI. (Fox Sports San Diego)




So this happened…


Sure hope he was there to entertain the kids during Kid’s Fest.
Or to hand food to Kyle Blanks


Alexi Amarista tracks down a deep fly ball off the bat of Todd Helton for a great catch just in front of the wall in left in the first.

Ronny Cedeno fields a grounder off the bat of Troy Tulowitzki and gets the out at second himself to start a double play in the fifth.

Nick Hundley laces a bases-clearing double to left off Wilton Lopez, giving the Padres a 5-2 lead in the seventh.

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