Padres Host Rival Dodgers For Weekend
By Nick Lee
Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports
Ian Kennedy (10-11, 3.75 ERA) looks to even up his record against 2014 All-Star Zack Greinke (13-8, 2.79). Kennedy got the win in his last start, striking out 6 and allowing 3 runs. He got knocked around for a loss in his last start against the Dodgers, allowing 5 runs.Kennedy has 15 starts against the Dodgers in his career, with a 5-6 record and a 4.27 ERA. Greinke, in 6 career starts against the Padres, is 4-0 with a 2.00 ERA. He allowed 9 hits and 3 runs in his last start against the Mets but got the win.
Adrian Gonzalez is always one to watch out for. He is leading the Dodgers with 18 HRs, 35 doubles and 90 RBI. After a rocky start, he has gotten his average up to .275. He has hit well against the Padres since switching sides, hitting .308 in 40 games with 6 HRs. He has 6 hits and 7 RBI in his last 4 games.