April 21, 1985 Game 141: Dodgers (6-6) at Padres (6-4)

The Padres have won the first 3 of this series and are playing good ball.  The Dodgers on the other hand are doing everything in their power to lose.  Today the Dodgers send Orel Hershiser and the Padres go with Dave Dravecky.

The Padres score 1 in the 2nd.  Kennedy doubles, Nettles singles and Kennedy holds at 3rd.  Martinez singles and Kennedy scores.  They get another in the 4th on a McReynolds Home Run and its 2-0. The Padres add to their lead in the 6th on a Nettles Home Run and it is 3-0 Padres.

The Dodgers close the gap in the 7th.  Guerrero singles, Cabell walks,  Yeager bounces one to Dravecky who throws it Nettles for the force.  Anderson singles and Cabell score.  Hershiser singles and Yeager scores and its now 3-2 Padres.

The Padres get 2 in the bottom of the 7th.  Royster hits a sol homer.  Brown singles, Flannery singles, Brown to 3rd.  Gwynn hits into a 4-6-3 doubleplay and Brown scores to make it 5-2.  Gossage works the 8th and 9th for his 2nd save.  The Padres sweep the Dodgers in this 4 game set.

The Final Score 5-2 Padres