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 (42-55) scored more runs than the Washington Nationals (57-40) last night at Nationals Park, 5-3 in the first of three games.

Luis Perdomo (4-4, 6.93) pitched his longest outing of the season, seven innings, surrendering two runs on four hits and a walk with three strikeouts. Jayson Werth hit a solo home run and Wilson Ramos singled in Bryce Harper in the first inning. Daniel Murphy hit a solo home run in the eighth inning.

Tanner Roark (9-6, 3.05) gave up five runs on four hits and two walks while striking out four. Matt Kemp hit a solo home run with two outs in the first inning. Melvin Upton Jr. singled in Brett Wallace and later scored with Ryan Schimpf on Kemp’s three-run home run in the fifth inning.

Tonight’s second game features Edwin Jackson (1-1, 4.76) going up against Max Scherzer (10-6, 2.94) starting at 4:05pm PDT.


Recaps

Kemp’s 2 HRs back Perdomo in win over Nats — Jamal Collier and Alex Putterman (MLB.com)

Kemp, Perdomo lift Padres over Nationals — Dennis Lin (San Diego Union-Tribune)

Matt Kemp homers twice, Padres beat Nationals 5-3 — Harvey Valentine (The Associated Press)

Nationals lose third straight game, 5-3 to San Diego — Chelsea Janes (The Washington Post)

MLB Box Score


Photos

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Matt Kemp #27 of the San Diego Padres is greeted in the dugout after hitting a home run against the Washington Nationals during the first inning at Nationals Park on July 22, 2016 in Washington, DC. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images via San Diego Union-Tribune)

San Diego Padres’ Brett Wallace, front right, is safe at home as he slides past Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos (40), left, to score on a single by Melvin Upton Jr. during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 22, 2016, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

San Diego Padres’ Matt Kemp, left, celebrates his three-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Friday, July 22, 2016, in Washington. Padres’ Ryan Schimpf (11) looks on. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Bryce Harper tosses the bat after one of his two strikeouts. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images via The Washington Post)


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Videos

Kemp’s solo homer in the 1st

Werth’s solo smash in the 1st

Ramos’ RBI single to right field

Upton Jr.’s RBI single to left

Kemp’s three-run moonshot

Solarte’s nice recovery

Murphy’s long ball in the 8th


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