Alexi Amarista

Shaky Richards loses to Andrew Cashner, 5-4

Shaky Richards loses to Andrew Cashner, 5-4

KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 3-3, Angels ace Garrett Richards started the seventh inning by walking the Padres' Alexi Amarista, who was batting .188. Austin Hedges then dropped a bunt, but Richards dropped the ball for an error — his second of the game. Richards got the next two batters, which would have ended the inning if he had not made the error. But Justin Upton singled home the go-ahead run and Matt Kemp singled home an insurance run, with the two unearned runs as the difference. AT THE PLATE: Outfielder Matt Joyce hit his second home run of the season, in 131 at-bats. Rookie catcher Carlos Perez drove in two runs, one on a two-out single and the other on a two-out...