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 (10-16) scored more runs than the Colorado Rockies (12-13), 2-1, in the first of three games at Petco Park last night.

James Shields (1-4, 3.23) gave up one run on nine hits and two walk with five strikeout in six innings to finally win his first start of 2016. Former Padres catcher Nick Hundley doubled in the fourth inning to knock in Carlos Gonzalez.

Jon Gray (0-1, 7.98) technically pitched a better game, allowing four hits and a walk with eleven strikeouts in six innings. But one of those hits was a 2-RBI double by Matt Kemp in the first inning to score Jon Jay and Wil Myers, who reached base on back-to-back singles to open the inning. After walking Brett Wallace, Gray then retired every batter until Kemp came up in the sixth inning and singled with one out.

Tonight’s second game pits Andrew Cashner (1-2, 4.94) against Eddie Butler (0-0, 3.86). First pitch is scheduled for 7:10pm PDT.


Recaps

Two-run first all Padres need to edge Rockies — Thomas Harding and Jay Paris (MLB.com)

Padres hold on vs. Rockies, give Shields first win – Dennis Lin (San Diego Union-Tribune)

Kemp’s 2-run double enough for Shields, Padres vs Rockies — Bernie Wilson (The Associated Press)

Rockies fall to Padres as Jon Gray still can’t get first victory — Patrick Saunders (The Denver Post)

MLB Box Score


Photos

San Diego Padres starting pitcher James Shields throws against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, May 2, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

San Diego Padres’ Wil Myers is greeted by Brett Wallace at home plate while scoring against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, May 2, 2016, in San Diego. The Padres scored twice in the first inning, (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Colorado Rockies’ DJ LeMahieu kneels at third base after being caught stealing with two out against the San Diego Padres in the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 2, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)


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Videos

Kemp’s two-run double

Fan makes a great catch

Weeks’ double play challenged

Hundley’s RBI double


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