Dodgers clip Padres

Dodgers clip Padres

The Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs over the seventh and eighth innings to propel them past the San Diego Padres 8-5 in the opener of a four-game series at Dodger Stadium.

Los Angeles won the game as -150 favorites, while the 13 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9.5).

Orlando Hudson went 2-for-4 at the plate with a two-run homer for the Dodgers. Ronald Belisario picked up the win in relief, and Jonathan Broxton notched his seventh save.

Adrian Gonzalez had two hits and drove in one run for the Padres. Luke Gregerson allowed four hits and two runs in relief and was saddled with the loss.