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 (15-20) scored more runs than the Chicago Cubs (25-8) at Wrigley Field last night, 1-0, to sweep the day-night doubleheader and win the three-game series.

Drew Pomeranz (4-3, 1.80) had ten strikeouts in six shutout innings, allowing three hits and three walks. Kevin Quackenbush, Brad Hand, and Fernando Rodney pitched the last three innings in relief. Rodney recorded his tenth save of the season after getting his ninth in yesterday’s early game of the doubleheader.

John Lackey (4-2, 3.54) pitched eight innings, surrendering the Padres’ only run on a Christian Bethancourt solo home run with two outs in the fifth inning. Lackey ended his night with seven strikeouts while giving up three hits and no walks.

The Friars start four games against the Milwaukee Brewers (14-20) at Miller Park tonight at 5:10pm PDT. James Shields (1-5, 3.60) gets the start with Jimmy Nelson (4-2, 3.74) going for the Brewers.


Pomeranz leads Padres to DH sweep of Cubs — Carrie Muskat and AJ Cassavell (

Padres sweep doubleheader, claim series vs. Cubs — Dennis Lin (San Diego Union-Tribune)

Pomeranz leads Padres to 1-0 win, doubleheader sweep of Cubs — John Jackson (The Associated Press)

MLB Box Score


San Diego Padres starter Drew Pomeranz throws against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 11, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

San Diego Padres’ Alexei Ramirez reacts after striking out swinging during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Wednesday, May 11, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)



Bethancourt’s solo home run

Upton Jr.’s running catch

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