Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 8/5/12
The fourth place Padres did what the first place Giants could not do, beat the Mets at home as they bookended Saturday’s loss with victories this weekend. It was the first series the Friars had won since the Giant’s beat them two of three in San Francisco to start their 3-7 road trip that ended Thursday. The Friars wore their brown pinstripe 1989 uniforms with orange trim in their victory on Friday. After losing on Saturday in Edinson Volquez’s shortest outing of the year, they took the series with three dingers on Sunday. They will face the struggling Cubs starting Monday night in a three game series at Petco. Below is a recap of the first three of their home stand against the Metropolitans of New York.     Friday, August 3rd, 2012 Padres 3, Mets 1 WP Clayton Richard (8-11) 7IP 8H 1R 1ER 2BB 2K 0HR LP R.A. Dickey (14-3) 7IP 4H 3R 2ER 3BB 9K 0HR S Huston Street (18) 1.1IP 0H 0R 0ER 0BB 1K 0HR   Friday night was retro night at Petco Park and the Padres and Mets celebra...
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