Soto, who has played two games for San Diego since being traded by the Washington Nationals, doubled, tripled and scored a point Thursday in a 7-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies.
The Dodgers completed a four-game sweep over the Giants on Thursday with a 5-3 win at Oracle Parktheir first four-game winning streak in San Francisco since 1977.
The Dodgers will start right-handed Tony Gonsolin (12-1, 2.41 ERA) against San Diego southpaw Sean Manaea (6-5, 4.25 ERA). This is Manaea’s first season with the Padres after spending six years with the Oakland Athletics.
In his career, Gonsolin is 3-0 in five appearances against the Padres including four starts. His earned run average is 1.73.
The Dodgers (72-33) lead the second-placed Padres (61-47) by 12½ games in National League West.
SportsNet LA coverage on Friday will begin at 6:30 p.m. PT with the pregame Ceremony in memory of Vin Scully. The game is scheduled to start at 7:10 p.m. PT.
How to watch the Dodgers vs. serious parents
Where: Dodger Stadium
Radio: AM 570 (KLAC), 1020 (KTNQ) Spanish