Originally posted on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 7/7/13
PHOENIX (AP) -- Wade Miley pitched eight effective innings and had a three-run double, first-time All-Star Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run homer and the Diamondbacks jumped on the Rockies early in an 11-1 rout Saturday night. Coming off a shutout in the series opener, the D-backs roughed up Drew Pomeranz (0-2) for five runs in the first three innings and finished with 12 hits. Miley (5-7) hit his third career double in the second inning and Goldschmidt, named to the NL All-Star team earlier in the day, hit his 21st homer in the third. Miguel Montero added a three-run homer, Martin Prado hit a two-run shot and Cody Ross tied a team record with a career-high five hits for the NL West-leading Diamondbacks, who have won four straight. Rockies All-Star Carlos Gonzalez hit his NL-leading 24th homer and had four hits after missing Friday's game with a sore back. Miley pitched 5 23 scoreless innings in his last outing but didn't get the decision in a game that went 13 innings. Staked with a big early lead against Colorado, the left-hander was effective with runners on, helped by a pair of double plays in the first four innings. Miley stretched his scoreless streak to a career-high 13 23 innings -- 16 overall by Arizona pitchers -- before Gonzalez led off the seventh with a long homer to center. He pleaded with manager Kirk Gibson to stay in for a chance at his first career complete game but was lifted for a pinch hitter in the eighth inning. Miley allowed a run on five hits and struck out five to win for the first time in five starts. Pomeranz, who made 22 starts for the Rockies last season, spent most of this year at Triple-A Colorado Springs before being called up to pitch against the Giants on Sunday, a game in which he allowed four runs on seven hits in 4 1-3 innings of a 5-2 loss. The left-hander labored from the start, needing 10 pitches to get leadoff hitter A.J. Pollock and going over 40 in the first two innings. He walked two to load the bases in the second inning, and Miley followed with his fourth hit of the season, a three-run double slapped into the corner in left. Pomeranz opened the third inning with a walk, then left a letter-high fastball up to Goldschmidt, who hit it into the second deck in left for a two-run homer that put the Diamondbacks up 5-0 and increased his NL-leading RBI total to 73. Pomeranz worked out of a bases-loaded jam in the fourth inning after walking Goldschmidt but was lifted after that. He allowed five runs on five hits and walked five. Arizona didn't let up after that, either. Prado hit his eighth homer in the seventh inning and Montero launched his sixth over the wall in right in the eighth to make it 11-1. NOTES: Ross became the 16th player in franchise history with five hits, the first since Aaron Hill on Sept. 4, 2012. ... The Diamondbacks had an extra-base hit in their 71st straight game, matching the sixth-longest streak in team history (2006). ... Colorado's Michael Cuddyer had a double in the seventh inning to extend his road hitting streak to 15 games. ... D-backs LHP Patrick Corbin will make his seventh attempt at reaching 10 wins when he starts against the Rockies on Sunday. The All-Star is 0-1 over his last six starts. ... RHP Roy Oswalt will try for his first win since signing with the Rockies in May in the series finale. He's made three starts since being called up, going 0-3 with a 7.88 ERA.
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