While You Were Drinking 2014 Game 5 (SD at MIA)

Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening in the pub, especially after looking at the Marlins Park Monstrosity half the night. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Marlins and Jose Fernandez handed the Padres their fourth straight loss by a score of 5-0. Andrew Cashner pitched six innings of two-run ball on five hits and three walks, while striking out six. However, Fernandez outdueled Cashner, giving up just three hits and two walks with eight K’s in six and two-thirds innings.

The highlight for the Padres other than Cashner was a fine defensive play from Chase Headley in the fourth. That was it. Nothing else.

The Padres wrap up the series in Miami at 10:10 am PDT tomorrow with Ian Kennedy taking the mound against Nathan Eovaldi.


Padres can’t produce behind Cashner vs. Fernandez – Corey Brock (MLB.com)

Fernandez too fine for Cashner, Padres – Jeff Sanders (UT San Diego)

MLB.com Box Score


“We’re in a team-wide situation where we don’t really have one guy that’s swinging the bat well. Conversely, you look at the Marlins and they’ve got a number of guys swinging it. That’s what happens. It’s cyclical over the course of the season.”
Bud Black (Sanders)



Jose Fernandez pitches 6 2/3 shutout innings, allowing just three hits and two walks while striking out eight Padres in a 5-0 win.

Giancarlo Stanton‘s sharp grounder, deflected by Chase Headley, scores Jose Fernandez to open the scoring in a pitchers’ duel.

Giancarlo Stanton knocks a deep fly ball to the right-center-field wall to score Christian Yelich and extend the Marlins’ lead.

Chase Headley makes a diving stop on a Casey McGehee grounder and his throw across the diamond beats the runner to first.


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