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

The Padres (56-78) scored more runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (74-60), 4-2, last night in the first of three games at Dodger Stadium.

Clayton Richard (1-3, 3.29) gave up one run on nine hits and a walk with four strikeouts in five innings. Joc Pederson‘s single in the fourth inning drove in Enrique Hernandez. Pederson then tied the game in the sixth inning with a solo home run off Brandon Morrow. Brad Hand, Ryan Buchter, and Brandon Maurer combined to shutout the Dodgers over the last three and two-thirds innings.

Julio Urias (5-2, 3.69) pitched five and a third innings, surrendering two runs on three hits and a walk while striking out six. Derek Norris‘ double drove in Yangervis Solarte and Alex Dickerson in the sixth inning. In the eighth inning, Solarte hit a leadoff solo home run and Brett Wallace‘s pinch-hit RBI single drove Dickerson in.

Tonight at 6:10pm PDT, Luis Perdomo (7-7, 5.84) gets the start against Rich Hill (10-3, 2.09) in the second game.


Recaps

Padres spoil Dodgers’ chance to add to NL West lead — Jack Baer and AJ Cassavell (MLB.com)

Solarte, Padres upset Dodgers — Dennis Lin (San Diego Union-Tribune)

Solarte’s homer helps last-place Padres edge Dodgers 4-2 — Beth Harris (The Associated Press)

Yasiel Puig says all the right things in return to Dodgers, who then lose to the Padres — Bill Shaikin (Los Angeles Times)

MLB Box Score


Photos

San Diego Padres starting pitcher Clayton Richard pitches to a Los Angeles Dodgers batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Friday, Sept. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo)

San Diego Padres’ Yangervis Solarte follows through on a solo home run during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Los Angeles, Friday, Sept. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo)

Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Joc Pederson is unable to catch a home run by San Diego Padres’ Yangervis Solarte during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Friday, Sept. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo)


Tweets


Videos

Myers swipes second

Norris’ two-run double

Solarte’s go-ahead home run

Wallace’s RBI single


The Dark Web


https://twitter.com/PadresPublic

https://twitter.com/GhostofRAK

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