San Diego Padres vs Los Angeles Dodgers
September 25, 1986 Box Score

The box score below is an accurate record of events for the baseball contest played on September 25, 1986 at Dodger Stadium. The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres and the box score is "ready to surrender its truth to the knowing eye."

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San Diego Padres 3, Los Angeles Dodgers 4

San Diego Padres ab r h rbi
Kruk lf 3 0 0 0
Martinez ph 1 0 1 1
Roberts pr,2b 0 1 0 0
Gwynn rf 4 1 1 0
McReynolds cf,lf 4 0 0 0
Garvey 1b 4 0 1 2
Wynne pr,cf 0 0 0 0
Nettles 3b 3 0 1 0
Royster 2b 2 0 0 0
Kennedy ph 1 0 0 0
McCullers p 0 0 0 0
Parent c 4 0 0 0
Green ss 2 0 0 0
Templeton ph,ss 2 1 1 0
Hawkins p 1 0 0 0
Pyznarski ph 1 0 0 0
Whitson p 0 0 0 0
Bochy ph 1 0 0 0
Iorg 1b 1 0 0 0
Totals 34 3 5 3
Los Angeles Dodgers ab r h rbi
Sax 2b 5 0 1 0
Matuszek lf 4 1 2 3
Williams rf 1 0 0 0
Madlock 3b 3 0 0 0
Hamilton 3b 1 1 1 1
Brock 1b 4 0 1 0
Bryant rf 4 0 0 0
Gonzalez cf 0 0 0 0
Scioscia c 3 0 1 0
Stubbs cf,lf 3 1 1 0
Howell p 0 0 0 0
Anderson ss 3 1 0 0
Honeycutt p 1 0 0 0
Russell lf 1 0 0 0
Totals 33 4 7 4
San Diego 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 5 0
Los Angeles 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 7 0
San Diego Padres IP H R ER BB SO
Hawkins 5.0 3 3 3 4 3
Whitson 3.0 3 0 0 1 2
McCullers L (9-9) 1.1 1 1 1 0 0
Totals 9.1 7 4 4 5 5
Los Angeles Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO
Honeycutt 8.1 4 3 3 1 4
Howell W (6-10) 1.2 1 0 0 1 1
Totals 10.0 5 3 3 2 5

E –None. DP –Los Angeles 1. 2B –San Diego Templeton (20,off Honeycutt); Garvey (22,off Howell). HR –Los Angeles Matuszek (9,5th inning off Hawkins 2 on, 2 out); Hamilton (3,10th inning off McCullers 0 on, 1 out). IBB –Nettles (8,by Howell). SH –Honeycutt (6,off Hawkins). IBB –Howell (8,Nettles). U-HP –John Kibler, 1B –Bruce Froemming, 2B –Bob Davidson, 3B –Randy Marsh. T –2:40.

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