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National League Preview from The Sports Network



Monday, August 12th (All times Eastern)

San Diego Padres (53-64) at Colorado Rockies (55-64), 8:40 p.m.

Probable Starting Pitchers: San Diego - Edinson Volquez (8-9, 5.44) Colorado - Jhoulys Chacin (10-6, 3.30)

(Sports Network) - Venezuelan righty Jhoulys Chacin will try to turn the tables on the San Diego Padres on Monday night when the Colorado Rockies face them at Coors Field to open a three-game series.

Chacin is 4-2 in 11 career meetings with San Diego while toting a 3.16 earned run average, but he was a tough-luck 2-1 loser when last they met on July 9 at Petco Park.

In that game, he allowed five hits, walked two batters and struck out four, but nonetheless took the short end of the one-run verdict.

He's 2-2 in five starts since, defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers and Pittsburgh while losing to Miami and the New York Mets.

The Mets touched him for two runs in seven innings on Aug. 7 in New York, and Chacin took another hard-luck 5-0 loss.

The Rockies are 7-3 in his last 10 starts, but have scored just three combined runs in the three losses.

For the Padres, Dominican right-hander Edinson Volquez will try to get back to .500 after dropping his last start.

The 30-year-old had climbed to 8-8 with a 10-8 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on July 25, but has since gone 0-1 in two starts to fall back to a game below .500.

He gave up two runs on six hits in six innings of a 4-1 loss to Baltimore on Aug. 6.

In 11 lifetime meetings with Colorado, he's 3-6 with a 7.00 ERA.

On Sunday in Cincinnati, Padres starter Ian Kennedy took a no-decision despite giving up the two runs on only three hits with three strikeouts in eight innings of a 3-2 extra-innings loss to the Reds.

Yonder Alonso had a pair of hits and scored a run for the Padres, who lost for the fourth time in five games.

In Denver, Nolan Arenado drove in the go-ahead run in the bottom of the seventh inning, and the Rockies completed their first three-game sweep in nearly four months with a 3-2 victory over the NL Central-leading Pittsburgh Pirates.

Arenado's RBI double off reliever Bryan Morris (5-5) proved to be the difference, with Rex Brothers working through a bases-loaded jam in the ninth to preserve his 10th save and Colorado's first sweep since taking three from the New York Mets on April 16-18.

DJ LeMahieu knocked in a run for the Rockies and Manny Corpas (1-2) tossed a perfect seventh to relieve rookie starter Chad Bettis, who pitched an effective six innings of two-run ball in his Coors Field debut.

The Rockies won 10 of the first 13 games with the Padres this season, including two of three in San Diego from July 8-10.

08/12 10:29:03 ET

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Local
Final
NCSU 79
JVU 43
 
Final
ECU 92
VULYNCH 51
 
Half
DUKE 7
UNC 28
 
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LOS
CAR
Half
MIA 40
LAC 58
 
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SAC
CHI
3rd
WVU 3
KST 20
 
Half
DUKE 7
UNC 28
 
9:30pm Tonight
TXST
ARKST
Final
AKR 66
USC 46
Final
UCONN 65
COC 57
Final
MIAMI 66
DREX 46
Final
BC 69
NMU 65
Final
CHAR 106
PSU 97
 
Final
MICH 71
DET 62
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WMARY 100
BFLD 57
 
Final
USCU 107
BOBJONES 41
 
Final
UCF 76
ECKERD 59
 
Final
PURD 82
GRAM 30
 
Final
NCSU 79
JVU 43
 
Final
RFLSH 102
KEYSTONE 69
 
Final
VCU 106
MDES 66
 
Final
PROV 88
NAVY 51
 
Final
BRY 72
UNH 63
 
Final
PETE 59
NIAG 61
 
Final
STET 96
PBAT 85
 
Final
WAGN 83
SUNYWEST 49
 
Final
IOWA 57
TEX 71
 
Final
TENN 70
TXSOU 58
 
Final
SHU 54
MLOWELL 57
 
Final
ECU 92
VULYNCH 51
 
Final
TENNM 115
CBC 29
 
2nd
MD 62
FORD 48
 
2nd
WVU 73
GMAS 52
 
2nd
RAD 44
HOW 38
 
2nd
MURST 65
BRESCIA 34
 
2nd
VILL 42
BUCK 39
 
2nd
TENST 41
FISK 39
 
2nd
HARV 56
FATL 39
 
2nd
MINN 84
FRANKPRCE 42
 
2nd
TULA 53
MVSU 33
 
2nd
TCU 63
NO 44
 
2nd
NW 46
UNF 44
 
2nd
LSUALEX 52
NWST 60
 
2nd
IND 46
SMU 47
 
2nd
UAB 40
SFLA 40
 
2nd
EILL 49
UCD 50
 
Half
SAV 26
WINT 28
 
Half
NIOWA 29
MRGST 30
 
1st
MISS 28
SOUTH 15
 
Half
SCAR 35
CORN 21
 
1st
VANDY 19
LIP 6
 
1st
ARST 17
LMU 11
 
1st
ALA 25
SMISS 19
 
1st
GRCN 7
TXARL 13
 
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IDAHO
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CAL
SYR
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GAELS
DEN
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NARZ
FRES
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PACU
 
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CALST
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UCLA
NICST
 
2nd
PHI 1
MIN 1
 
2nd Intermission
OTT 3
NAS 1
 
3rd
MON 2
STL 1
 
2nd Intermission
TOR 4
TAM 1
 
2nd
WIN 2
DET 2
 
1st Intermission
DAL 0
ARI 1
 
1st
CAL 0
CHI 2
 
1st
COL 0
WAS 0
 
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VAN
ANA
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LOS
CAR
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SJS
FLA
2nd
OAK 14
KAN 3