Everyone was pulling for starter Kevin Correia but the Dodgers took the lead with three runs in the sixth inning on their way to a 4-1 win.
The Padres got their run in the third inning. Will Venable, who had four hits Wednesday night, with the base knock off Clayton Kershaw.
Everth Cabrera who had a hustle double scored to tie the game at one all.
The Dodgers broke the tie on a sac fly, then tacked on a couple more runs.
Jamey Carroll with the base hit to score James Loney. Then Corriea uncorked a wild pitch. Blake DeWitt scored.
The Dodgers move just a game back of the first place Padres.