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 were drinking.

The Padres (62-86) scored fewer runs than the Colorado Rockies (71-77), 8-0, last night at Coors Field.

Edwin Jackson (4-6, 6.00) gave up all eight runs in four and a third innings on ten hits and two walks with four strikeouts. Nolan Arenado and Tom Murphy each hit a two-run home run in the first inning. Daniel Descalso scored on a Charlie Blackmon triple in the fourth inning. And Murphy hit a three-run home run in the fifth inning.

Jon Gray (10-8, 4.42) pitched a complete game shutout with four hits and no walks while setting a Rockies record with sixteen strikeouts. Wil Myers singled in the first inning, but was picked off of first base for the third out. Jon Jay struck out in the second inning, but reached on a passed ball. Travis Jankowski singled in the third inning. Jay singled in the fourth inning and again in the seventh inning. That was it for the Padres.

Derek Norris had to leave the game with a sprained middle finger in the fifth inning after taking a foul ball off of his hand.

The series finale this afternoon has Jarred Cosart (0-3, 5.16) going up against Chad Bettis (12-7, 4.78). First pitch is at 1:10pm PDT.


Recaps

Jackson struggles; Padres can’t solve Gray  – Ben Weinrib and A.J. Cassavell (MLB.com)

Padres suffer shutout, injury to Derek Norris – Dennis Lin (The San Diego Union-Tribune)

Gray strikes out Rockies-record 16 in 4-hitter vs Padres – Brent W. New (The Associated Press)

Jon Gray sets Rockies club record striking out 16 batters against Padres – Patrick Saunders (The Denver Post)

MLB Box Score


Photos

Colorado Rockies’ Nolan Arenado, left, congratulates Tom Murphy as he crosses home plate after hitting a three-run home run off San Diego Padres starting pitcher Edwin Jackson in the fifth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

San Diego Padres manager Andy Green, left, takes the ball from starting pitcher Edwin Jackson, right, as third baseman Ryan Schimpf looks on as Jackson is pulled from the mound after giving up a three-run home run to Colorado Rockies’ Tom Murphy in the fifth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jon Gray, reacts as he is doused by catcher Tom Murphy after Gray retired the San Diego Padres in the ninth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, in Denver. Colorado won 8-0. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)


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