Soto, who has played two games for San Diego since being traded to the Washington Nationals, doubled, tripled and scored Thursday in a 7-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies.
On Thursday, the Dodgers defeated the Giants in four games. with a 5-3 win at Oracle Parktheir first four win streak in San Francisco since 1977.
Dodgers to start right-handed Tony Gonsolin (12-1, 2.41 avg) vs. San Diego left-hander Sean Manea (6-5, 4.25 ERA). This is Manea’s first season with the Padres after six years with the Oakland Athletics.
In his career, Gonsolin has gone 3-0 in five games against the Padres, including four starts. His average earned run is 1.73.
The Dodgers (72-33) lead the Padres (61-47) in second place with 12.5 games in the National League West.
SportsNet LA Friday’s coverage kicks off at 6:30 pm PT with a pre-game. Vin Scully Memorial Ceremony. The game is due to start at 7:10 pm PT.
How to watch Dodgers vs. Padres series
Where: Dodger Stadium
Radio: AM 570 (KLAC), 1020 (KTNQ) Spanish