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Joc Pederson homer is the difference in Dodgers' 2-1 win over Padres
Joc Pederson homer is the difference in Dodgers' 2-1 win over Padres

Runs, the Dodgers scored precious runs. Two of them even. And if the first was unearned, to snap their scoreless streak at 35 innings, there was absolutely no doubt about the second one. Joc Pederson crushed a Joaquin Benoit 95-mph fastball in the eighth inning, sending it halfway up the bleachers in right-center to leave the Dodgers 2-1 winners over the Padres on Friday before a Dodger Stadium crowd of 48,514. It was Pederson’s 11th home run of the season, tops on the Dodgers. Through four innings it was like old times. Not a run on the board. To that point, the Los Angeles Dodgers' record for most consecutive scoreless innings, set by the 1962 Dodgers, had been tied...

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