San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers: 4-2
San Diego Padres vs. every other team: 1-12
The Padres scored 22 runs in their most recent three-game series against the Dodgers. They have scored three runs in four games since.
Of the 64 runs San Diego has scored this season, 36 (56.3 percent) have come in their six games against the Dodgers. The Padres are averaging 6.0 runs per game against Los Angeles and 2.1 runs per game against the rest of baseball.
Pitching? The Padres allowed 17 runs in six games with the Dodgers (2.8 per game). Against everyone else: 75 runs in 13 games (5.7 per game).
And yet, the Pittsburgh Pirates are 0-3 against the Dodgers and 10-6 against everyone else.
Unfortunately, the showdown for the ages – Padres vs. Pirates – won’t come until August 19.