While You Were Drinking: Game 141 (SD vs COL)

Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after a night in the pub. Here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking.

The Padres beat the Rockies 2-1 on a Jedd Gyorko home run in the bottom of the 8th inning, breaking a 1-1 tie. Tyson Ross pitched 7 innings of shutout ball, striking out 5 on 3 hits and 2 walks.

This afternoon Ian Kennedy faces Jerome Bettis’ little brother, Chad Bettis at 1:10pm PDT.


Gyorko’s jack carries Padres to win over Rockies – Corey Brock (MLB.com)

Gyorko’s homer tops Rockies 2-1 – Bill Center (UT San Diego)

Box Score (MLB.com)



venable double play

It’s a Will Venouble play.

gyorko juke

This play shall henceforth be known as the Jedd Gyorko Juke.


Alexi Amarista hits a chopper that deflects off Tyler Chatwood‘s glove for a hit, scoring Chris Denorfia with the game’s first run.

Will Venable makes a tremendous diving catch on a liner to right, then fires a heads-up throw to second to double off Todd Helton.

Jedd Gyorko swats a solo homer that bounces off and over the top of the right-field wall to give the Padres a 2-1 lead in the eighth.

Alexi Amarista makes the catch and throws to double off Michael Cuddyer at first to secure Huston Street‘s 28th save in the 2-1 win.

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