Sometimes things can get a little fuzzy after a couple of days of trying to login to Zoom meetings with fellow Padres fans. The occasional memory refresher can come in handy. Here’s a friendly reminder of what we may have missed while we were stuck in quarantine.
The Padres (7-4) scored more runs than the Los Angeles Dodgers (7-4), 5-4, in the first of three games at Petco Park. Chris Paddack (2-0, 2.65) allowed three runs on five hits and no walks with five strikeouts over six innings. Joc Pederson led off the game in the first inning with a solo home run. Corey Seager and Matt Beaty scored on a double by Will Smith in the fifth inning. Cody Bellinger hit a solo home run in the ninth inning.
Walker Buehler (0-0, 5.19) gave up three runs on three hits and three walks while striking out three in five innings. Trent Grisham hit a solo home run in the first inning. Wil Myers hit a solo home run in the fourth inning. Fernando Tatís Jr. hit a solo home run in the fifth inning. In the sixth inning, Manny Machado scored on a Jake Cronenworth single and Cronenworth came home on Austin Hedges‘ single.