Gonsolin cools off Padres, Rios homers in Dodgers' 3-1 win

Tony Gonsolin quieted San Diego’s bats for seven innings, Edwin Rios homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers gained Three-1 to snap the Padres’ eight-game successful streak and regain a 2 ½-game lead within the NL West

SAN DIEGO — Tony Gonsolin quieted San Diego’s bats for seven innings, Edwin Rios homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers gained Three-1 Tuesday evening to snap the Padres’ eight-game successful streak and regain a 2 ½-game lead within the NL West.

The seven-time NL West champion Dodgers, being driven through a Padres group that hasn’t been to the playoffs since successful the department in 2006, bounced again from a 7-2 loss within the opener of the collection between the NL’s two easiest groups.

The Padres, cruising towards a berth within the expanded playoffs, misplaced for simply the 3rd time in 15 video games.

Kenley Jansen made it attention-grabbing within the 9th, loading the bases with one out sooner than hanging out Wil Myers and rookie Jake Cronenworth to file his 11th save in 13 possibilities.

Justin Turner had 3 singles in his go back from the injured listing, together with an RBI hit within the first off Zach Davies (7-Three), who had his career-high streak of 5 immediately victories snapped.

Reigning NL MVP Cody Bellinger additionally had an RBI unmarried, within the 3rd, and Rios made it Three-1 when he homered deep into the seats in proper main off the 5th, his fourth.

Gonsolin (1-1) held the Padres to 1 run and 4 hits, struck out two and walked none.

The 26-year-old rookie saved the Padres off stability apart from for the 3rd, once they manufactured one run. Jurickson Profar hit a leadoff double over proper fielder Mookie Betts, complex on Greg Garcia’s sacrifice and scored when Trent Grisham beat out a bunt for a unmarried.

After Grisham’s unmarried, Gonsolin retired 14 of the following 15 batters.

Davies, who additionally misplaced to the Dodgers on Aug. 12, allowed 3 runs and 8 hits in six innings, struck out 5 and walked one.

TRAINER’S ROOM

Dodgers: Activated Turner from the 10-day injured listing. He overlooked 13 video games with a left hamstring pressure. Prior to going at the IL, Turner used to be batting .282 with two homers and 20 RBIs in 32 video games all over the shortened season. He began at DH. In a corresponding roster transfer, the Dodgers optioned RHP Josh Sborz. … Reliever Caleb Ferguson left with an undisclosed harm after dealing with only one batter within the 8th.

UP NEXT

Dodgers: RHP Dustin Would possibly (1-1, 2.81 ERA) is scheduled to start out the collection finale Wednesday afternoon. Either one of his choices got here in opposition to San Diego.

Padres: Have been anticipated to call starter after Tuesday evening’s recreation.

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