Benches clear at Dodgers-Padres

Updated: March 26, 2011, 8:52 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

PEORIA, Ariz. -- The Los Angeles Dodgers were involved in their second bench-clearing incident this spring on Saturday, this time against a National League West rival they will see 18 times over the next six months.

The Dodgers' 5-4 Cactus League victory over the San Diego Padres turned momentarily ugly in the bottom of the fifth inning, when Dodgers closer Jonathan Broxton hit Padres left fielder Ryan Ludwick in the foot with the second pitch he threw after entering the game.

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