Padres snap Rockies' streak with 6-4 win, remain in 1st place

DENVER - SEPTEMBER 13: Heath Bell #21 Aaron Cunningham #28 and Miguel Tejada #10 of the San Diego Padres celebrates the Padres 6-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on September 13 2010 in Denver Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

The game has been over for a few hours but I'm still expecting someone to tell me that Rockies rushed out on the field to make a comeback when the Padres were in the showers. I haven't heard anything though so I think this Padres win is in the books.

I caught the early innings watching a really small picture-in-picture on Jon's TV while he watched the Chargers game.  I somehow missed the entire 5th inning when the majority of the scoring took place though.  It's probably for the best I would have had a heart attack or least a mild case of indigestion if I had seen that one guy hit a 3 run homer off the Pads.

I listened to the rest of the game on the radio as I drove around San Diego.  I heard Ted Leitner telling fans about the Humidor conspiracy.  Apparently a bench coach, a couple managers and a General manager (none of them Padres) told him that the Rockies use the humidor to their advantage.  To Rockies fans it sounds like a crazy conspiracy.  Here's the thing about me:  I'm very open minded about conspiracy theories... very open minded.  I'm not going to make any grand proclamations... but I will give the humidor the stink eye if we ever meet.

Go Padres!


Final - 9.13.2010 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Diego Padres 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 6 11 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 4 12 2
WP: Ernesto Frieri (1 - 1)
SV: Heath Bell (41)
LP: Jeff Francis (4 - 5)

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