While You Were Drinking 2015 Game 41 (CHC vs SD)

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

The Padres (20-21) scored fewer runs than the Chicago Cubs (22-17), 3-2, last night at Petco Park.

Tyson Ross (2-4, 3.93) pitched seven innings, allowing all three runs on four hits and three walks with eight strikeouts. The one plus on the night is probably that Ross didn’t allow any home runs.

The Friars were unable to do much of anything against the Cubs’ bullpen. The Cubs used five relievers after starter Tsuyoshi Wada (0-0, 3.86) struck out nine in just four and two-thirds innings on four hits and a walk. Justin Upton was responsible for both Padres’ runs after his two-run home run to center field in the fourth inning.

This evening has Odrisamer Despaigne (2-2, 6.75) taking the mound against Kyle Hendricks (0-1, 5.15) in the final game of the three-game series at 6:10pm PDT.


Shields shines, before Norris’ double proves decisive — Corey Brock and Carrie Muskat (MLB.com)

Padres waste chances in loss to Cubs — Dennis Lin (UT San Diego)

Wada whiffs 9, Bryant drives in go-ahead run in 3-2 Cubs win — Bernie Wilson (The Associated Press)

MLB Box Score



Chicago Cubs’ Tsuyoshi Wada (18) scores on a triple by Dexter Fowler as San Diego Padres catcher Derek Norris applies the tag too late during the fifth inning in a baseball game Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

San Diego Padres shortstop Clint Barmes throws to first for the double play as Chicago Cubs’ Starlin Castro slides in to second during the fourth inning in a baseball game Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)


Norris throws out Bryant

Upton’s two-run shot

Quackenbush escapes trouble

The game summary in GIF form…

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