Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) – Ted Lilly was impressive in his Dodgers debut, giving up just one run on two hits over seven innings, as Los Angeles edged the San Diego Padres, 2-1, in the second test of a four-game series.
Lilly (4-8), who struck out five and did not issue a walk, was acquired by the Dodgers from the Cubs prior to the non-waiver trade deadline. The 34- year-old improved to 6-2 lifetime against San Diego.
Russell Martin hit a two-run double for the Dodgers, who snapped a six-game skid.
Mat Latos (11-5) went six innings in the start, allowing two runs on four hits to suffer his first loss since June 4.
Miguel Tejada homered for the Padres, who won 10-5 in the series opener on Monday.