While You Were Drinking 2014 Game 14 (COL vs SD)

Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening in the pub. And then every player, manager, coach, and umpire has the number 42, which just confuses you more. So here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres (6-8) last night lost to the Colorado Rockies (7-8) by a score of 3-2 on Jackie Robinson Day. Robbie Erlin lasted just 4 2/3 innings, giving up all 3 Rockies runs on 6 hits and 1 walk with 7 strikeouts. Juan Nicasio started for the Rockies, pitching 6 innings while giving up 2 runs on 3 hits and 1 walk with 3 strikeouts. Both runs for the Friars were scored in the 1st inning, and Nicasio settled down after getting out of that inning.

Everth Cabrera was a late scratch from the lineup with a sore knee. Padres hitting coach Phil Plantier was ejected for arguing about a called high strike to Alexi Amarista. And Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki had a couple of nice defensive plays, as usual.

Tonight at 7:10 pm PDT, Andrew Cashner will attempt to follow up his one-hit complete game in his last start against the Rockies’ Jorge De La Rosa. We should assume everyone will be wearing their usual numbers.


After rocking start, Padres bats held in check – Corey Brock (MLB.com)

Without Cabrera, Padres fall to Rockies – Dennis Lin (UT San Diego)

MLB.com Box Score


“It still drives me crazy. It’s a waiting game. We just want to do what we can to make sure it’s 100 percent.”
Josh Johnson, after it was announced that he was going to see Dr James Andrews about his forearm (Brock)



Seth Smith laces a single into right-center field to knock in Will Venable from third and give the Padres a 1-0 lead.

Troy Tulowitzki shows off his range as he cuts off a ball bouncing up the middle toward center field and fires to first in time.

Troy Tulowitzki reacts to a ball deflected off the pitcher, charges in, scoops it up barehanded and fires to first for the out.

Several Padres talk about the impact that Jackie Robinson has had on Major League Baseball.

Hey there, Jenny Cavnar!


San Diego Padres’ Chase Headley throws his bat in disgust after flying out with the tie run in scoring position in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in San Diego.
(AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

San Diego Padres relief pitcher Alex Torres pumps his fist after getting Colorado Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki to hit into an inning ending double play with two runners on base in the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in San Diego.
(AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

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  • GoldenBoy

    That was ugly. If you can’t eat off a Juan Nicasio silver platter, then you have no business winning any games. The Padres can’t blow these types of games and expect to be taken the least bit seriously.